Benjamin Netanyahu

How politicians able to impact Temple Mount decisions

How politicians able to impact Temple Mount decisions

Ra'am head Mansour Abbas wrote on May 7 that the solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict includes "establishing a Palestinian State in the West Bank and Gaza with Jerusalem as its capital." In a speech to his cabinet …

Trump slams Israel's Netanyahu for congratulating Biden

Trump slams Israel's Netanyahu for congratulating Biden

Former U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out with profanity at Benjamin Netanyahu for congratulating President Joe Biden on his victory in last year's election, an Israeli newspaper reported Friday. Trump accused the former Israeli …

Netanyahu corruption trial delayed until September

Netanyahu corruption trial delayed until September

After a request from the prosecution for a further delay in the ongoing corruption trial of former Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the next hearing will be pushed off until September. The state prosecutor requested that the …

Netanyahu vacates official residence after 12 years

Netanyahu vacates official residence after 12 years

Israeli Former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu left his official residence in West Jerusalem early Sunday, one month after losing his post to his successor Naftali Bennett, according to  The Jerusalem Post. The Israeli …

Turkey and three elections in the region

Turkey and three elections in the region

The recent votes in Israel, Armenia and Iran have affected both the region and those countries' relations with Turkey. In particular, Tel Aviv's new Prime Minister Bennett's discriminatory statements and Tehran's new President Raisi's conservative attitude are on the agenda

China’s 3rd Israel-Palestine peace plan

China’s 3rd Israel-Palestine peace plan

On May 11, Israel launched The Guardian of the Walls operation after Hamas fired rockets at Israeli territory. An agreement on a ceasefire has now been reached, but it is too early to talk about a complete settlement of the conflict. On May 17, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi put forth a four-point proposal for peace in the Israel-Palestine conflict

Biden promises to replenish Israel's Iron Dome supply

Biden promises to replenish Israel's Iron Dome supply

U.S. President Joe Biden promised to replenish Israel's supply of Iron Dome interceptors and to help rebuild the Gaza Strip in a brief address he delivered at the White House shortly after the announcement that a truce had been …

Netanyahu: operation in Gaza to continue for several days

Netanyahu: operation in Gaza to continue for several days

Israel’s operation against Palestinian radicals from the Gaza Strip will continue for at least several more days, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Tuesday. He added that the operation will go on "as long as …

Biden tells Netanyahu he supports ceasefire

Biden tells Netanyahu he supports ceasefire

U.S. President Joe Biden, in a call with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday, expressed his support for a ceasefire in the fighting between Israel and Palestinian militants, the White House said. "The President …

Netanyahu: Israeli actions in Gaza Strip to take some time

Netanyahu: Israeli actions in Gaza Strip to take some time

Israel will continue to act against radicals in the Gaza Strip who shell its territory, it will "take some time," Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in a televised address on Sunday. He reiterated the …

Netanyahu says the end isn't near for Israel-Gaza fighting

Netanyahu says the end isn't near for Israel-Gaza fighting

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that the fighting with Gaza's Hamas rulers "will take time." He said Israel's airstrike campaign against Hamas in Gaza is not nearing an end. "It will take time, but …

What means Israel's 'controlled escalation'

What means Israel's 'controlled escalation'

The tough stance of the Trump administration against the nuclear deal with Iran has now morphed and changed into the Americans feeling their way back to the deal. A day after an April 6 Red Sea attack attributed to Israel’s naval commando on the Iranian military vessel the MV Saviz, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made this amazing declaration at a ceremony marking Holocaust Remembrance Day: “To our good friends as well, I say, 'The deal with Iran that poses and threatens our destruction will not obligate us.'” History, Netanyahu added, has taught Israel that such agreements are worthless. “There is only one thing that we will be committed to: deterring all those who wish to annihilate us from achieving their goal," he warned

Israel to tell ICC it does not recognise court's authority

Israel to tell ICC it does not recognise court's authority

Israel will tell the International Criminal Court it does not recognise the authority of the tribunal, which is planning to investigate possible war crimes in the Palestinian territories, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said. …