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The US ambassador to Israel has sparked outrage and recrimination in the Jewish state after accusing its officials of having two standards of law and justice—one for Jews, the other for Palestinians—in the occupied West Bank.
A Spanish judge has issued an arrest warrant for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and numerous other current and former government officials for their roles in the deadly 2010 military raid on a Gaza-bound aid flotilla in international waters.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is scheduled to visit the U.S. next week and address the US Congress. The visit was organized by the Republican controlled Congress in spite of objections from the White House.
A trove of leaked secret intelligence documents has revealed that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's 2012 claim that Iran was a year away from building a nuclear bomb was roundly rejected by his own foreign intelligence agency.
A 'spat' between President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu escalated on Friday, as a White House official blasted the leader of one of America's closest allies — and vowed retaliation for his perceived disrespect.
As President Shimon Peres is set to end his term as President of Israel in a few days one of the last things he has done was reassure the new Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi that Israel is committed to continued peace and cooperation with Cairo.
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has stated he is "deeply troubled" by the American decision to recognize and maintain relations with the new Fatah-Hamas Palestinian national unity government.
Media reports of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's son Yair dating a Norwegian girl, Sandra Leikanger wouldn't normally raise too much concern in any nation. But in Israel it has raised an old issue of great concern.
Contrary to an Obama administration push to ease sanctions meant to stop Iran from becoming the next rogue nuclear nation, President Francois Hollande assured Israel on Sunday that his country would continue to oppose such an agreement.
Netanyahu has a way of making memorable statements such as describing former president Ahmadinejad as a wolf in wolf's clothing while the new president Rouhani is a wolf in sheep's clothing. However, he bombed in his recent statement on Iranian lifestyle.
After a brief courtship last spring, the relationship between Israel and Turkey have fallen to an all new low, officials in both countries say, just as the two former allies are bracing for a potential U.S. military action in neighboring Syria.
Hundreds of Israeli university students who post pro-Israel propaganda on social media sites will receive scholarships under a new government program designed to improve the nation's battered international image.
John Kerry ended four days of diplomacy aimed at restarting long-stalled peace talks between the Palestinian Authority and Israel. Although there was no breakthrough, Kerry said that there was real progress but that a few things needed to be worked on.
Israel's President Shimon Peres (R) and Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper shake hands before their meeting at Peres' residence in Jerusalem January 21, 2014
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Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
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Netanyahu at a joint press conference
Portrait of Benjamin Netanyahu
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Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) and Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper shake hands before their meeting in Jerusalem January 21, 2014
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Al-Arabiya interview with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
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Benjamin Netanyahu at press conference with Ban Ki-Moon
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) and his wife Sara welcome French President Francois Hollande to their official residence before a joint news conference in Jerusalem November 17, 2013. Hollande assured Israel on Sunday that France would continue to oppose an easing of economic sanctions against Iran until it was convinced Tehran had ended a pursuit of nuclear weapons
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Israeli PM Benjamin Netnanyahu and Palistinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas shake hands at a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Hilary Clinton in 2010
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
PM Netanyahu lays a wreath at Mount Herzl
Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper (2nd R) stands with his wife Laureen (R) as they tour Hula Lake Ornithology and Nature Park in northern Israel January 22, 2014