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Israel PM inaugurates Golan settlement honouring Trump

The ceremony comes after the US president in late March recognised Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights.

Netanyahu fails to get court hearing postponement

Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu is facing possible indictment for bribery, fraud and breach of trust in the months ahead.

Iran rejects US Mideast peace plan at Quds Day rally

Iranians took to the streets in support of the Palestinian cause rejecting Donald Trump's 'deal of the century'.

Netanyahu vows to win Israeli snap election

Benjamin Netanyahu is confident his Likud party will win the snap elections, chanting, 'We will win, we will win, and the public will win'.

Israel moves towards new vote as Netanyahu struggles to form government

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu scrambles to form a new parliament following last month's dissolvement.

Israel PM Netanyahu to ask for more time to form government

In accordance with Israeli law, Benjamin Netanyahu has an initial 28-day period to form a government, with a possible 14-day extension.

Netanyahu: Israel to press ‘massive strikes’ against Gaza militants

Benjamin Netanyahu wants his men to step up their military defence against terrorists in the Gaza strip.

Kushner says Mideast plan won’t say ‘two states

Kushner is widely distrusted by the Palestinians for his family ties with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

Netanyahu formally named next Israeli PM

Reuven Rivlin had sounded out delegations from political parties on Monday and Tuesday.

Netanyahu expected to receive formal nod Wednesday to remain PM

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin must choose who will form the next government and is expected to pick Netanyahu to do so.

Israeli president starts process of selecting next PM

Benjamin Netanyahu may look like a possible candidate for Prime Minister, having Likud party winning big during last week's polls

Israel set to land spacecraft on the moon

Just after winning an election, Benjamin Netanyahu will watch Israel's historic spacecraft landing on the moon.

Netanyahu’s win signifies better Mideast peace chance, says Trump

Donald Trump believes Benjamin Netanyahu's election victory means a way better mideast peace chance, while Jared Kushner develops a new peace plan.

Israel’s Netanyahu wins election

Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party garnered enough support to control 65 of Knesset's 120 seats to claim victory.

Israelis go to polls in referendum on Netanyahu’s record reign

Israel’s president will consult with the leaders of every party represented in the Knesset and choose whoever he believes has the best chance of forming a government.

Turkey says ‘irresponsible’ Netanyahu cannot change West Bank status

Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said the West Bank was Palestinian territory and Israel's occupation violated international law.

Netanyahu pledges to annex West Bank settlements after vote

Benjamin Netanyahu has pledged to annex settlements in occupied West Bank stating he would apply Israeli sovereignty.

Netanyahu won’t move ‘even one’ settler for US peace plan

Settlements built on land occupied by Israel in the 1967 Six-Day War are deemed illegal by the international community.

Israel’s Netanyahu to meet Putin in Moscow

The meeting could also help Benjamin Netanyahu in the closely contested Israeli election.

Trump recognises Golan Heights as Israel’s

The announcement triggered direct or implied criticism from European as well as Middle Eastern countries and organisations

Israel’s Netanyahu, in close election race, visits US ally

Netanyahu's meeting with Trump on Monday could be overshadowed by the expected release of the Mueller report.

Trump to host Israeli PM Netanyahu next week

The right-wing Israeli leader is running for reelection and the Trump administration is pushing hard to show support.

Turkey slams Israeli PM Netanyahu’s ‘blatant racism’

Netanyahu has been accused by critics of demonising Israeli Arabs, who make up some 17.5% of the population.

Netanyahu says Israel ‘not a state of all its citizens’

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says that Israel is the nation-state of the Jewish people only.