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#Benjamin Netanyahu

# benjamin-netanyahu - Sunday 22 January, 2017

Theresa May is first in line as world leaders gear up to meet President Trump
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Theresa May is first in line as world leaders gear up to meet President Trump

Jan 22nd 2017, 12:03 PM 14,225 Views 66 Comments

Trade deals will be high on the agenda, as May looks to US-UK cooperation post-Brexit

# benjamin-netanyahu - Monday 2 January, 2017

Police arrive at Netanyahu's home to question him in corruption investigation
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Police arrive at Netanyahu's home to question him in corruption investigation

Jan 2nd 2017, 7:45 PM 13,296 Views 73 Comments

Ahead of their arrival, the Israeli prime minister denied any wrongdoing and told his political opponents to put any “celebrations” on hold.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Thursday 12 November, 2015

EU says products made in Jewish settlements can no longer have 'Made in Israel' label
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EU says products made in Jewish settlements can no longer have 'Made in Israel' label

Nov 12th 2015, 8:23 AM 15,958 Views 159 Comments

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the EU should be ashamed, comparing the move to Nazi-era pratices.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Hillary Clinton is getting really friendly with Israel and wants to strengthen its 'military edge'
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Hillary Clinton is getting really friendly with Israel and wants to strengthen its 'military edge'

Nov 5th 2015, 7:44 PM 11,413 Views 86 Comments

The presidential hopeful says the countries have “an unbreakable bond”.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Saturday 3 October, 2015

WATCH: 45 seconds of awkward silence at the United Nations
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WATCH: 45 seconds of awkward silence at the United Nations

Oct 3rd 2015, 8:00 PM 26,667 Views 104 Comments

Benjamin Netanyahu knows how to get noticed at the UN.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Israel makes a U-turn on plan to put Jews and Palestinians in segregated buses
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Israel makes a U-turn on plan to put Jews and Palestinians in segregated buses

May 20th 2015, 8:10 PM 10,915 Views 54 Comments

The ban was only introduced today and was quickly met with condemnation.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Thursday 7 May, 2015

Netanyahu holds onto his job ... after right-wing group backs new coalition
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Netanyahu holds onto his job ... after right-wing group backs new coalition

May 7th 2015, 7:32 AM 5,412 Views 61 Comments

The Israeli Prime Minister now has a knife-edge majority of just one seat.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Monday 23 March, 2015

Israeli PM apologises for saying Arabs 'voting in droves'
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Israeli PM apologises for saying Arabs 'voting in droves'

Mar 23rd 2015, 9:31 PM 10,843 Views 63 Comments

“The rule of the rightwing is in danger,” Netanyahu warned, in a last minute pre-election video to supporters.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Netanyahu beat this almost-Irish candidate to stay Israel's Prime Minister
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Netanyahu beat this almost-Irish candidate to stay Israel's Prime Minister

Mar 18th 2015, 7:44 AM 9,414 Views 168 Comments

A new government will be formed within weeks.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

# benjamin-netanyahu - Monday 16 February, 2015

"They belong in Denmark" - Jews urged not to move to Israel
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"They belong in Denmark" - Jews urged not to move to Israel

Feb 16th 2015, 4:33 PM 10,789 Views 176 Comments

Benjamin Netanyahu called on European Jews to return home after the weekend attacks.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Israel warns of 'retaliatory steps' as Palestine signs up to International Criminal Court
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Israel warns of 'retaliatory steps' as Palestine signs up to International Criminal Court

Dec 31st 2014, 8:25 PM 13,958 Views 47 Comments

Benjamin Netanyahu called Israel’s soldiers “the most moral army in the world”.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

Here's why Benjamin Netanyahu says he "can't lead" Israel right now
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Here's why Benjamin Netanyahu says he "can't lead" Israel right now

Dec 3rd 2014, 7:48 AM 8,215 Views 47 Comments

He’s called for early elections.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Monday 24 November, 2014

Israel approves law to become national homeland of the Jewish people
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Israel approves law to become national homeland of the Jewish people

Nov 24th 2014, 7:45 AM 9,761 Views 116 Comments

The new legislation also allows the state to strip Arabs of their residency and welfare rights if they or their relatives take part in unrest.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Israel warned of "ongoing terror" onslaught as four killed in bloody synagogue attack
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Israel warned of "ongoing terror" onslaught as four killed in bloody synagogue attack

Nov 18th 2014, 8:11 PM 18,808 Views 214 Comments

Four rabbis were killed in an early-morning attack by men armed with a gun and meat cleavers. The assailants were shot dead.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Top Obama official: Netanyahu is a "chickenshit"
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Top Obama official: Netanyahu is a "chickenshit"

Oct 29th 2014, 8:36 AM 10,010 Views 42 Comments

The unnamed staffer also called the Israeli PM a “coward” in a newly published article.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Israel warns of crackdown after 'hit-and-run terror attack' that killed baby
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Israel warns of crackdown after 'hit-and-run terror attack' that killed baby

Oct 23rd 2014, 9:19 PM 11,580 Views 35 Comments

Police have flooded flashpoint neighbourhoods after yesterday’s attack.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Monday 29 September, 2014

Israeli PM warns nuclear-capable Iran poses greater threat than Islamic State
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Israeli PM warns nuclear-capable Iran poses greater threat than Islamic State

Sep 29th 2014, 9:50 PM 7,421 Views 103 Comments

He said “to defeat ISIS and leave Iran as a threshold nuclear state power is to win the battle and lose the war”.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Sunday 10 August, 2014

Palestianian 11-year-old shot dead in West Bank as Israel refuses to return to peace talks
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Palestianian 11-year-old shot dead in West Bank as Israel refuses to return to peace talks

Aug 10th 2014, 12:11 PM 12,487 Views 309 Comments

“Israel will not engage in negotiations under fire,” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Friday 11 July, 2014

Gaza death toll hits 100 as truce efforts waver
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Gaza death toll hits 100 as truce efforts waver

Jul 11th 2014, 3:55 PM 5,866 Views 195 Comments

Israeli airstrikes continue to bombard Gaza today as the Palestinian death toll reaches 100.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Monday 7 July, 2014

Hamas vows Israel will pay 'a tremendous price' after 7 militants are killed
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Hamas vows Israel will pay 'a tremendous price' after 7 militants are killed

Jul 7th 2014, 8:32 AM 7,287 Views 145 Comments

The men were killed in an early morning airstrike.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Monday 30 June, 2014

Bodies of missing Israeli teenagers found, defence minister calls for 'eradication of Hamas'
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Bodies of missing Israeli teenagers found, defence minister calls for 'eradication of Hamas'

Jun 30th 2014, 9:56 PM 27,780 Views 263 Comments

The three teens had been missing since earlier this month.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Sunday 15 June, 2014

Israel blames Hamas for teens' kidnapping as massive search enters third day
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Israel blames Hamas for teens' kidnapping as massive search enters third day

Jun 15th 2014, 5:01 PM 7,356 Views 131 Comments

Troops carried out their biggest arrest operation in years last night, detaining 80 Palestinians.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Israel says Palestinians have 'turned their back on peace' with new unity deal
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Israel says Palestinians have 'turned their back on peace' with new unity deal

Apr 24th 2014, 2:21 PM 5,497 Views 120 Comments

The country is considering its retaliation.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Friday 24 January, 2014

'Big oil' welcomes new 'sexy' relationship with Iran in Swiss Alps
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'Big oil' welcomes new 'sexy' relationship with Iran in Swiss Alps

Jan 24th 2014, 2:44 PM 8,922 Views 26 Comments

The CEO of oil company Total has spoken to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani who told him to ‘be ready’ for the lifting of embargoes.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

Israel frees 26 Palestinian prisoners under peace talks
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Israel frees 26 Palestinian prisoners under peace talks

Dec 31st 2013, 8:26 AM 4,683 Views 60 Comments

The 26 inmates had served 19 to 28 years for killing Israeli civilians or soldiers.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Friday 8 November, 2013

Israel "utterly rejects" Iran deal aimed at ending nuclear tensions
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Israel "utterly rejects" Iran deal aimed at ending nuclear tensions

Nov 8th 2013, 9:11 AM 5,149 Views 104 Comments

Talks involving the US, China and Russia aimed at easing tensions over Iran’s controversial nuclear programme have been taking place in Geneva.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Monday 12 August, 2013

Prisoners released, new settlements announced ahead of Israel, Palestine talks
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Prisoners released, new settlements announced ahead of Israel, Palestine talks

Aug 12th 2013, 10:34 AM 3,034 Views 42 Comments

Negotiators are still set to meet on Wednesday for peace talks.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Monday 29 July, 2013

Israel and Palestine to resume talks in Washington
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Israel and Palestine to resume talks in Washington

Jul 29th 2013, 9:33 AM 3,154 Views 98 Comments

It will be the first time officials have had direct discussions in the past three years.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Israel PM freezes tenders for new West Bank settler homes
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Israel PM freezes tenders for new West Bank settler homes

May 7th 2013, 8:37 AM 3,879 Views 119 Comments

Benjamin Netanyahu has ordered a freeze on publishing tenders for new West Bank settler homes to avoid hampering US efforts to renew peace talks, according to Israeli army radio reports.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Saturday 16 March, 2013

Done deal: Netanyahu confirms that he has formed a new Israeli government
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Done deal: Netanyahu confirms that he has formed a new Israeli government

Mar 16th 2013, 7:45 PM 5,364 Views 75 Comments

The agreement will see Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party form a government with the centrist HaTnuah, Yesh Atid and the far right Jewish Home.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Israel confirms it held mysterious 'Prisoner X'
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Israel confirms it held mysterious 'Prisoner X'

Feb 14th 2013, 8:26 AM 8,472 Views 70 Comments

Israel has confirmed it held Ben Zygier in solitary confinement on security grounds and said he later took his own life but few other details are clear about the alleged Mossad agent.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

Murdoch apologises for 'grotesque, offensive cartoon' on Holocaust Memorial Day
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Murdoch apologises for 'grotesque, offensive cartoon' on Holocaust Memorial Day

Jan 29th 2013, 10:55 AM 10,521 Views 94 Comments

The Sunday Times carried the cartoon of Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu last Sunday.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Big win for centrists in poll upset, but Netanyahu still likely to lead Israel
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Big win for centrists in poll upset, but Netanyahu still likely to lead Israel

Jan 23rd 2013, 10:38 AM 2,749 Views 56 Comments

The 120-seat Israeli parliament, the Knesset, is now evenly divided between right wing and centre-left parties but Netanyahu is expected to negotiate a coalition and third term as prime minister.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Polls open in Israeli elections as Netanyahu expected to retain power
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Polls open in Israeli elections as Netanyahu expected to retain power

Jan 22nd 2013, 8:49 AM 2,454 Views 89 Comments

A government of hardline, right wing and religious parties is expected to come together after elections to the 120-seat Knesset today with polls opening this morning.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Monday 31 December, 2012

Former Israeli foreign minister charged with breach of trust and fraud
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Former Israeli foreign minister charged with breach of trust and fraud

Dec 31st 2012, 10:59 AM 2,513 Views 14 Comments

The charges were filed against Avigdor Lieberman, who resigned his cabinet post earlier this month.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Friday 30 November, 2012

Israel announces plan for 3,000 new settler homes after UN vote
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Israel announces plan for 3,000 new settler homes after UN vote

Nov 30th 2012, 5:57 PM 7,994 Views 115 Comments

Construction is expected to be in the highly contentious area of the West Bank known as E1, a corridor that runs between the easternmost edge of annexed east Jerusalem and the Maaleh Adumim settlement.

UN vote on Palestine should see 'substantive peace negotiations' - Tánaiste
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UN vote on Palestine should see 'substantive peace negotiations' - Tánaiste

Nov 30th 2012, 10:47 AM 2,954 Views 24 Comments

The general assembly last night voted overwhelmingly to give Palestine non-member observer state status.

# benjamin-netanyahu - Monday 26 November, 2012

Israel's defence minister Ehud Barak says he's quitting politics
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Israel's defence minister Ehud Barak says he's quitting politics

Nov 26th 2012, 9:40 AM 3,514 Views 15 Comments

There had been rumours that Barak planned to form a new political party but he has now announced his intention to leave politics altogether.