Tag Archives: Benjamin Netanyahu

Netanyahu Rejects US Request To Freeze Settlement Contruction By
Benjamin Netanyahu has said that his government will not freeze settlements in occupied Jerusalem, Israeli media reported on Wednesday.  He said, The issue of halting building projects in the Israeli neighborhoods in East Jerusalem...
Israel Threatens To ‘Destroy’ Syrian Air Defenses By
Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman on Sunday threatened to destroy Syrian air defense systems after they fired ground-to-air missiles at Israeli warplanes carrying out strikes. “The next time the Syrians use their air defense systems against our planes we...
Hezbollah: Israel Attacking Syria To Prevent ISIS Defeat By
Addressing the flurry of Israeli attacks against Syria in recent days, Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah says he believes Israel is deliberately trying to help ISIS in an effort to prevent ISIS from suffering outright defeat in Syria amid growing pressure. Israeli Prime...
US Envoy Heads To Israel To Begin Embassy Relocation Effort By
(REPORT) — A US congressional delegation will visit Israel on Saturday to study proposals for transferring the US embassy to Jerusalem, according to Israeli radio. Right-wing Knesset member Yehuda Glick said on Facebook that, during their one-day visit, delegation...
Israeli Comedian Slams ‘Apartheid’ State’s Treatment Of Palestinians On Live TV By
(REPORT) — Israeli TV host, comedian and comedy writer Assaf Harel used the final episode of his show “Good Night with Assaf Harel” on Wednesday night to draw attention to the stark differences in living standards in Israel, and to denounce the treatment of Palestinians. In...
Trump Administration Voes To End UN Human Rights Council’s ‘Obsession’ With Israel By
(REPORT) — President Donald Trump’s administration  is reviewing its participation in the UN Human Rights Council, and pushing for an end to its “obsession with Israel,” a senior US official said on Wednesday. Washington has long argued that the...
Israeli Officials Blame Obama For Failure Of Secret 2016 Peace Summit By
(REPORT) — The revelation of a secret peace summit held in early 2016 and ending in failure, has become a big political liability for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who is facing criticism from the left for letting the talks pass by without making a deal,...
Has Trump Killed The Two-State Solution? By
UNITED NATIONS — Hours before hundreds of people protested outside the White House and hundreds more gathered at over a dozen demonstrations across the United States on Feb. 15, President Donald Trump took aim at more than a decade and a half of foreign policy during...
Amid Charges Of Corruption, Netanyahu Steps Down As Israel’s Communications Minister By
(REPORT) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Friday he would shelve his additional role as communication minister after police questioned him over allegations he negotiated a deal for good coverage with a newspaper owner. Police have questioned...
Arab States Considering Alliance With Israel To Curb Iranian Influence By
The Trump administration is in discussions about the formation of a regional Arab security alliance with Israel as a counterbalance to Iran’s influence in the Middle East, according to Arab officials. The alliance would include Egypt and Jordan, both of whom recognize...