Israel reaches reconciliation deal with Turkey

2016-06-27 07:14

An Israeli official says the government has reached a reconciliation deal with Turkey to end a bitter six-year rift between the Mideast powers.

Spendthrift Netanyahu blows $1 600 on hair

2016-06-16 22:33

A newly released expense report shows that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spent more than $600 000 of public funds on a six-day trip to New York, including $1 600 on a personal hairdresser.

Israeli minister quits 'extremist government'

2016-05-27 14:00

Israeli environment minister Avi Gabbay announced his resignation, saying the appointment of a hardline nationalist as defense minister had created an "extremist government".

Netanyahu looks to Africa for new allies

2016-04-06 20:04

Four decades after his brother was killed during a rescue operation in Uganda, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is embarking on an African mission of his own.

Netanyahu turns down Obama's invite to the White House

2016-03-08 07:40

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has turned down US President Barack Obama's invitation for talks in Washington, a 'surprised' White House says.

Iran still intent on acquiring nuclear arms - Israel

2016-01-17 11:11

Iran is still seeking to achieve nuclear military capabilities, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Saturday, after a deal with world powers scaling down Tehran's nuclear abilities was implemented.

Trump scraps planned trip to Israel

2015-12-10 15:38

Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump has scrapped a planned trip to Israel, saying he will reschedule "at a later date after I become President of the US".

Netanyahu rejects Trump comments on Muslims

2015-12-10 10:55

Israel's prime minister has rejected Donald Trump's recent statements about Muslims, saying Israel 'respects all religions' as he faced calls to call off an upcoming visit by the Republican front-runner.

EU to continue working for peace despite Israel row

2015-11-30 21:31

The EU has vowed to work for Middle East peace even though Israel suspended it from the diplomatic process over the bloc's decision to label goods imported from Jewish settlements.

Kerry says Mideast violence could 'spin out of control'

2015-11-25 18:55

US Secretary of State John Kerry says the violence between Israelis and Palestinians could "spin out of control" unless they take immediate steps to ease tensions.


Israel approves $18m extra for West Bank

2016-06-19 22:20

The Israeli government has approved $18m in extra funding for Jewish West Bank settlements to encourage tourism and strengthen security.

Israel to help Nato with intelligence

2016-06-14 20:49

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says Israel is ready to share intelligence with Nato to help fight extremist violence.

Israel defence minister resigns in spat with Netanyahu

2016-05-20 09:40

Israeli Defence Minister Moshe Yaalon announced his resignation after PMr Benjamin Netanyahu offered his post to hardliner Avigdor Lieberman to expand his governing coalition.

Israeli leader slams criticism of military after shooting

2016-03-27 16:11

Israel's prime minister is defending the military after footage emerged of a soldier lethally shooting a Palestinian attacker who had already been shot and subdued

Netanyahu warns Gaza militants against attacking

2016-02-01 12:05

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has warned Hamas that his country will retaliate with 'greater force' than deployed in the 2014 Gaza war if cross-border tunnels are used to attack Israel.

US spying on Netanyahu communications - report

2015-12-30 12:23

The United States continues to spy on Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's communications despite promising to curtail the hacking of its allies, a report says.

Obama: Israeli-Palestinian peace elusive

2015-12-10 14:33

President Barack Obama says the US will keep working toward Mideast peace despite slim chances for near-term success.

Netanyahu: Israel strikes in Syria from 'time to time'

2015-12-01 20:55

Israel "is active from time to time in Syria", Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said in one of his most explicit comments yet on reported Israeli airstrikes there.

Netanyahu, Abbas shake hands

2015-11-30 19:22

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas greet each other at a global climate conference in Paris at their first meeting in five years.

Israel welcomes release of spy Jonathan Pollard in US

2015-11-20 13:32

Jonathan Pollard, who was convicted of spying for Israel in the United States, has been released from prison, a move welcomed by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

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