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Netanyahu questioned again in telecoms case, sees it ‘collapsing’

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli police questioned Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday over a case involving the country’s largest telecoms firm, one of three corruption investigations in which he has been named as a suspect. FILE PHOTO: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting at his office in Jerusalem, August 12, 2018. Jim Hollander /Pool via Reuters/File ...

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Israeli minister confirms Netanyahu met Sisi over Gaza

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel’s finance minister confirmed on Tuesday that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in Egypt in May to discuss a long-term ceasefire in the Gaza Strip. FILE PHOTO – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arrives to the weekly cabinet meeting at the Prime Minister’s office in Jerusalem, July 29, 2018. Sebastian Scheiner /Pool ...

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UK Labour’s Corbyn trades barbs with Netanyahu on Mideast violence

(Reuters) – A furor over alleged anti-semitism in Britain’s main opposition party widened on Monday when Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn exchanged accusations on Twitter over Israeli-Palestinian bloodshed. Britain’s opposition Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves his house in London, Britain, August 6, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville Labour has been wrestling accusations of anti-semitism for ...

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Britain’s Prince William, in Jerusalem, honors Holocaust victims, meets Netanyahu

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince William voiced horror over a Nazi death camp exhibit at Israel’s Holocaust memorial in a somber start on Tuesday to the first official British royal visit to Israel and the Palestinian Territories. Wearing a black Jewish skullcap, William, second in line to the throne, laid a wreath in the Hall of Remembrance at the Yad ...

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Israel’s Netanyahu, Jordan’s Abdullah talk regional peace

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with Jordan’s King Abdullah in Amman on Monday to discuss ways to advance regional peace, Netanyahu’s office said in a statement. FILE PHOTO: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting at the prime minister’s office in Jerusalem, June 17, 2018. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun/Pool The two leaders “discussed regional developments ...

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Israel has bombed Iranian-backed militias in Syria: Netanyahu

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel has attacked Iranian-backed Shi’ite Muslim militias in Syria, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday, casting such actions as potentially helping to stem a Syrian Sunni Muslim refugee exodus to Europe. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gestures as he speaks during the International Homeland Security Forum conference in Jerusalem, June 14, 2018. REUTERS/Ammar Awad Israeli officials ...

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UK’s Prince William to meet Netanyahu, Abbas on landmark Middle East trip

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince William will meet Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas when he makes a landmark trip to the region later this month, his office said on Monday. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prince William leaves the Lindo Wing of St Mary’s Hospital after his wife Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, gave birth to a ...

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Britain’s May tells Netanyahu of concern over Gaza deaths

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain is concerned about the deaths of protesters in Gaza, Prime Minister Theresa May told Israel’s premier Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday, saying that the situation had deteriorated. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May welcomes Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to Downing Street in London, June 6, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville/Pool Over a hundred Palestinians have been killed in weekly ...

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