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EXPLAINER: Who is Naftali Bennett, Israel's new leader?

The 49-year-old father of four shares Netanyahu's hawkish approach to the Middle East conflict, but the two have had tense relations over the years.

published on : 14th June 2021

Looking forward to working with PM Modi to further develop 'unique and warm relations': New Israeli Premier Bennett

Bennett took oath of office on Sunday after the Knesset (Parliament) elected him as the 13th Prime Minister of Israel.

published on : 14th June 2021

Israelis hold dawn protest over PM Netanyahu's corruption trial

Netanyahu was indicted last year on charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust linked to three corruption cases.

published on : 13th January 2021

Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu praises US President Trump's 'bold' withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal

Netanyahu, speaking shortly after Trump's announcement, said leaving the current deal in place was "a recipe for disaster, a disaster for our region, a disaster for the peace of the world".

published on : 9th May 2018

Israel says Poland agrees to talks in WW-II Holocaust legislation spat

The countries have agreed to hold talks seeking to resolve the uproar over proposed Polish legislation that would outlaw blaming Poland for any crimes committed during the Holocaust.

published on : 29th January 2018

India, Israel ink nine pacts; Modi and Netanyahu hold talk to boost bilateral ties

India and Israel will strengthen the existing pillars of cooperation in areas such as agriculture, technology and security, Modi said at a joint media event with Netanyahu.

published on : 15th January 2018