Benjamin Netanyahu

Netanyahu vows more 'massive strikes' in response to Gaza rockets

Israel said around 450 rockets or mortars had been fired from the Palestinian enclave run by Hamas since Saturday, and it responded with waves of air and tank strikes.

published on : 5th May 2019

Arab League pledges $100 million to Palestinians, rejects Donald Trump's 'peace deal'

The Arab League's move comes as the Trump administration prepares to unveil a much-touted "Deal of the Century" for peace between the Palestinians and Israel in the coming months.

published on : 22nd April 2019

Benjamin Netanyahu likely to get presidential nod to continue as PM

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin must choose who will form the next government and is expected to pick Netanyahu to do so on Wednesday night after final election results are announced.

published on : 16th April 2019

Netanyahu win gives US peace plan 'better chance:' Trump

Palestinian leaders are deeply skeptical of the US peace plan and have ruled out Trump as an honest broker after he recognized bitterly contested Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

published on : 11th April 2019

Netanyahu on path for victory in Israeli election

The victory, despite corruption allegations against the 69-year-old premier, puts him on a path to become Israel's longest-serving prime minister later this year.

published on : 10th April 2019

Iran Guards terror designation: Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu thanks US 

Iran is Israel's main enemy and Netanyahu spoke out strongly against the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers.

published on : 8th April 2019

Benjamin Netanyahu pledges to annex West Bank settlements after vote

His comments come just days before the closely-fought April 9 poll and could be seen as an appeal to rightwing voters, who do not believe in the feasibility of a peace agreement with the Palestinians.

published on : 7th April 2019

Palestinian issue nowhere to be found in Israel's election

Capitalizing on internal Palestinian divisions and promoting sometimes contradictory policies, Netanyahu has succeeded in managing the conflict without addressing the bigger issue.

published on : 4th April 2019

New Gaza rocket threatens truce after Benjamin Netanyahu​'s warning

Calm prevailed throughout Tuesday, with Hamas claiming Egypt had brokered a ceasefire, but as night fell Israel said a projectile was fired from Gaza around 8:00 pm

published on : 27th March 2019

Israel attorney general announces intention to indict PM Benjamin Netanyahu

Netanyahu, who rejects all accusations, was due to speak at 1800 GMT and his right-wing Likud party called the allegations "political persecution.

published on : 28th February 2019

Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu vows to freeze Palestinian funds after teen killed

The Israeli parliament, the Knesset, last year passed legislation to partially withhold funds, in response to PA payments to families of Palestinians jailed by Israel for attacks against Israelis.

published on : 11th February 2019

Netanyahu vows to freeze Palestinian funds after Israeli teen killed

Israel collects around USD 127 million a month in customs duties levied on goods destined for Palestinian markets that transit through Israeli ports and then transfers it to the PA.

published on : 10th February 2019

Netanyahu, Prince Salman may visit India in February

But Talmiz Ahmad, who served as India’s ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Oman and the UAE, believes the visit has more to do with domestic compulsions.

published on : 31st January 2019

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu may visit India before elections

Netanyahu could be visiting India in February or March.

published on : 29th January 2019

Al-Qaeda-linked jihadists in Mali kill 10 UN peacekeepers, injure 25

Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb claimed responsibility for the attack, saying it was in reaction to the visit to Chad by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

published on : 21st January 2019
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