Benjamin Netanyahu

At the Blums’—A review of 'The Netanyahus' by Joshua Cohen

Cohen’s book confidently deals with the comedy of the Jewish family.

Israel's election and the Palestinians' future

Looking at the outcome of the recent election in Israel, the only thing that concerns us is what it implies for the already fading hope

Wife of Israeli PM charged with fraud

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's wife, Sara, is charged with fraud over the alleged misuse of state funds in ordering catered meals at their official residence, the Justice Ministry says.

Israeli PM's wife abused household staff

Benjamin Netanyahu's wife Sara rages at and insults household staff, creating an abusive working environment at the Israeli Prime Minister's official residence, a labour court rules.

Gunman kills Israeli soldier as diplomats seek calm

In the latest unrest, an Israeli soldier is killed in a shooting at a bus station in the southern city of Beersheba, the first such attack after a day in which violence seemed to somewhat ebb.

Palestinians torch Jewish shrine

Palestinians torched a site revered by Jews in the West Bank overnight, Israeli and Palestinian sources said on Friday.

Rocket fired from Gaza hits Israel

The Israeli military says Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip fire a rocket into southern Israel, amid a sharp increase in tensions.

West Bank arson attack claims new victim

A Palestinian woman has died of injuries she sustained during an arson attack on her home in the West Bank that killed her husband and infant son.

WORLD AFFAIRS / Why Europe Backs Obama on Iran

ISRAELI Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu seems close to ordering a general mobilization of his country's military, and Republicans in the United States are preparing for a ferocious battle with President Barack Obama's administration, in the wake of the framework nuclear agreement with Iran.

March 18, 2015
March 18, 2015

Netanyahu ‘wins Israel election’

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party claimes a surprise victory in Israel's election, Israeli media report

March 3, 2015
March 3, 2015

Iran should halt nuclear work for decade: Obama

Iran should agree to a decade-long freeze on its nuclear activity if deal is to be finally reached, Obama says

March 2, 2015
March 2, 2015

Netanyahu in US for Iran speech

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu arrives in the US to argue against a possible nuclear deal with Iran

February 26, 2015
February 26, 2015

Row between US and Netanyahu worsens

Row between US and Benjamin Netanyahu deepens, with the Israeli leader accusing America and others of "giving up" on trying to stop Iran obtaining nuclear weapons