Binyamin Netanyahu


Hungary’s Orban Arrives in Israel Amid Criticism

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban arrived in Israel on Wednesday evening, amid criticism of his record as a right-wing politician who has exploited anti-Semitism in his country. Orban is being…

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Knesset Rolls Back Prime Minister’s War Powers

With the possibility of war with Hamas still threatening and the Syrian border area unstable, the Knesset on Tuesday rolled back a law passed earlier this year granting the prime…

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Netanyahu Visits Embattled South

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu visited Sderot on Monday, the southern city that was pummeled with rockets from Gaza over the weekend, and told community leaders there that Israel is engaged…

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Netanyahu: We Can Live With Assad But Not Iran

A day after meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu clarified Israel’s policy toward Syria and Iran. “We had no problem with the Assad regime,”…

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Putin to Meet With Netanyahu, Iranian Official in Moscow

The Israeli prime minister and a senior Iranian official headed to Moscow on Wednesday for separate meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin — part of Syria-focused diplomatic efforts days ahead…

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Police Again Question Netanyahu Over Alleged Corruption

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, who faces three investigations over alleged corruption, was questioned again by police over a case involving Israel’s largest telecoms firm on Tuesday, Army Radio said. The…

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Netanyahu Seeks Private Financing of Legal Defense

With three separate corruption cases pending against him, Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has been seeking financing for the massive legal fees that will be incurred in his defense. Three…

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Replacement Found for Regev at Kosel Committee

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has found a replacement for Culture Minister Miri Regev, who resigned from the Kosel committee last week: himself. After Regev said that her conscience would…

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Netanyahu to Meet Putin in Moscow Next Week

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow next week, Netanyahu’s office said in a brief statement. The meeting is set for Wednesday, July 11.…

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Netanyahu Defends Beleaguered Wife

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu delivered on Monday an impassioned defense of his wife ahead of her trial later this month for misusing public funds, saying she was “heroically” withstanding…

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