Benjamin Netanyahu

Palestinian President Abbas arrives in Egypt for Arab League emergency meeting

Fri, 31 Jan 2020 - 03:42 GMT

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas arrived, Friday in Egypt to attend the Arab League emergency meeting expected, Saturday.

Arab nations, EU denounce Netanyahu's annexation remarks

Wed, 11 Sep 2019 - 08:00 GMT

Netanyahu, Israel's prime minister since 2009, considered the imposition of sovereignty over these areas as a major and historic step in Israel's history.

Ceasefire sets in after worst flare-up in years between Hamas, Israel

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 - 01:30 GMT

Children in Israel's south were heading to school early Wednesday as an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire took effect.

Israel's prime minister questioned again in corruption probe

Fri, 05 Oct 2018 - 12:34 GMT

Israeli police questioned Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for the 12th time on Friday in connection with a long-running corruption investigation

Israel accuses Iran of concealing nuclear material for weapons program

Thu, 27 Sep 2018 - 10:20 GMT

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday accused Iran of hiding nuclear-related material at a warehouse in Tehran.

Israeli Druze rally against new nation-state law

Sat, 04 Aug 2018 - 10:20 GMT

Tens of thousands of people gathered in Tel Aviv on Saturday to protest against Israel's new law declaring it the nation-state of the Jewish people.

Israel to Russia: Assad's safe from us, but Iran must quit Syria

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 - 11:20 GMT

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Russia on Wednesday that Israel would not seek to topple its ally, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

Putin to meet Israel's Netanyahu during World Cup - Kremlin

Wed, 04 Jul 2018 - 10:02 GMT

President Vladimir Putin plans to meet Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu next week

Israeli hits dozens of Gaza targets after mortar barrage

Tue, 29 May 2018 - 10:30 GMT

Israel it hit dozens of military targets in Gaza on Tuesday in response to a barrage of mortar and rocket fire from the strip's Islamist rulers Hamas and an ally.

German newspaper drops cartoonist after Netanyahu drawing

Fri, 18 May 2018 - 11:40 GMT

German newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung said it had ended its decades-long collaboration with cartoonist Dieter Hanitzsch after he depicted Israeli Prime Minister.

Turkey, Israel exchange jibes, expulsions in escalating row

Tue, 15 May 2018 - 10:40 GMT

Turkey and Israel ordered envoys to leave in tit-for-tat moves and exchanged bitter accusations as a row over the killing of dozens of Palestinians.

Netanyahu: Iran crossed "red line", Israel's action appropriate

Thu, 10 May 2018 - 04:49 GMT

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday that Israel's air strikes against Iranian targets in Syria were "appropriate"

Israel withdraws from race for U.N. Security Council seat

Fri, 04 May 2018 - 11:30 GMT

Israel withdrew on Friday from a race against Germany and Belgium for two seats on the United Nations Security Council in 2019-20.

Trump 'may' go to Jerusalem embassy opening

Tue, 06 Mar 2018 - 04:00 GMT

Trump floated a fraught trip to open the new US embassy in Jerusalem, as the embattled US president hosted Israel's equally embattled Prime Minister.

Four Israeli soldiers wounded in Gaza border explosion

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 - 10:30 GMT

An explosive device wounded four Israeli soldiers, two severely, near the border fence with the Gaza Strip on Saturday.

Netanyahu condemns Polish PM for 'Jewish perpetrators' comment

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 - 10:00 GMT

Benjamin Netanyahu condemned his Polish counterpart on Saturday for saying Jews were perpetrators in World War Two as well as Poles and others.

Trump, Israel's Netanyahu to meet at White House March 5: officials

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 - 10:02 GMT

U.S. President Donald Trump will host Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for a meeting at the White House on March 5.

Netanyahu says Israel undeterred after Syria shoots down F-16

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 - 02:29 GMT

Israeli forces would press ahead with Syria operations despite their loss of an advanced warplane to enemy fire for the first time in 36 years: Netanyahu

Putin urges Netanyahu to avoid escalation in Syria

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 - 01:50 GMT

Putin and Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu discussed the situation in Syria in a telephone call on Saturday after heavy Israeli air strikes in the country.

Israeli killed in Palestinian stabbing attack

Mon, 05 Feb 2018 - 07:00 GMT

A Palestinian stabbed and killed an Israeli man on Monday in a Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank, Israeli officials said.