Tag Archives: Netanyahu

Australia considers recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital: Netanyahu

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday that Australia was considering recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during the Christian Media Summit in Jerusalem October 14, 2018. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun The status of Jerusalem is one of the thorniest obstacles to a peace deal between Israel and the Palestinians. Israel regards all ...

Read More »

At Dimona reactor, Netanyahu warns Israel’s foes they risk ruin

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu used a visit to a secretive Israeli atomic reactor on Wednesday to warn the country’s enemies that it has the means to destroy them, in what appeared to be a veiled reference to its assumed nuclear arsenal. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during the commemoration of victims and award ceremony of the ...

Read More »

Netanyahu still hopes U.S. will recognize Israel’s Golan claim

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel still hopes the United States will recognize its claim to sovereignty over the Golan Heights, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday, after a top U.S. official said the issue was not currently under consideration by Washington. FILE PHOTO: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting at his office in Jerusalem August 12, ...

Read More »

Netanyahu and Bolton discussions focus on Iran nuclear program

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – White House national security adviser John Bolton arrived in Israel on Sunday on the first leg of an overseas trip, and met Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, with Iran the focus of talks. FILE PHOTO: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting at his office in Jerusalem August 12, 2018. Jim Hollander /Pool via ...

Read More »

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 ...

Read More »

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 ...

Read More »

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 ...

Read More »

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 ...

Read More »
Skip to toolbar