Netanyahu tells president giving up on forming Israel govt

2019-10-21 22:54

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu informed the country's president Monday he could not form a new government following deadlocked September elections, making way for his opponent Benny Gantz to try.

Netanyahu calls on Gantz to form a unity government

2019-09-19 13:44

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has called on his main challenger Benny Gantz to form a unity government.

Netanyahu cancels UN visit over post-poll 'political context'

2019-09-18 18:18

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has cancelled his planned visit to the United Nations General Assembly due to the "political context" in Israel, sources in his office say.

Netanyahu quits Israel election rally as rocket alert sounds

2019-09-11 05:24

Sirens warning of rocket fire from Gaza cut short an election rally by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the southern city of Ashkelon late Tuesday, public television reported.

Netanyahu rejects lawmaker's call to rule Israel by Jewish law

2019-06-03 20:07

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has rejected calls from a senior lawmaker that Israel should be ruled by Jewish law, just like in biblical times.

Netanyahu sworn into Israel's new parliament after election victory

2019-05-01 14:13

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was sworn into Israel's new parliament following his victory in April 9 elections and will seek to form a governing coalition in the days ahead.

WATCH: Israel's Gantz concedes election defeat to Netanyahu

2019-04-10 19:07

Benny Gantz, the main challenger to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, conceded defeat Wednesday in the country's election as results showed the premier was on track for victory.

WATCH: Netanyahu heads to historic fifth term as Israeli prime minister

2019-04-10 10:21

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu appears to head for a historic fifth term as leader, while his right-wing party secured a majority in its parliament.

WATCH: Israelis vote in election focused on longtime PM Netanyahu

2019-04-09 10:30

Israeli voters are heading to the polls to decide whether longtime Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu remains in power.

Ahead of election Israeli polls forecast Netanyahu win

2019-04-05 18:12

Final authorised opinion polls published just days ahead of the Israeli general elections showed Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu heading for a fifth term in office, leading a right-wing coalition.


Israeli president to meet Netanyahu, Gantz in bid to break deadlock

2019-09-23 21:04

Israel's president will meet Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his main opponent Benny Gantz together on Monday as he pressures their two parties to form a unity government after last week's election.

Israel elections: Netanyahu's rule threatened by deadlocked Israeli polls

2019-09-19 10:24

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's long grip on power appears in jeopardy after elections have left him tied with his main challenger Benny Gantz, raising the prospect of tough negotiations to build a unity government or even the end of the Israeli premier's record long rule.

Israel votes on Netanyahu's political survival

2019-09-17 18:29

Israelis have voted in their second election in five months that will decide whether to keep Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the country's longest-serving prime minister, in office despite corruption allegations against him.

WATCH | Oops! Has Boris Johnson been replaced?

2019-09-09 10:27

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office has released a video that clumsily tries to edit out a gaffe where he calls the British prime minister the wrong name. WATCH NOW.

Netanyahu says coalition deal still possible as talk of new polls mounts

2019-05-26 13:51

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday he believed a deal to form a new coalition government remained possible only days ahead of the deadline as speculation mounted over the possibility of fresh elections.

Netanyahu looks to form rightwing government after victory

2019-04-11 13:15

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sought to form a rightwing governing coalition after securing victory in a high-stakes Israeli election despite a strong challenge from a centrist alliance.

Netanyahu on path for victory in Israeli election

2019-04-10 18:44

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was on path for victory in Israel's election after nearly complete results put him in position to form a right-wing coalition and further extend his long tenure in office.

A look at corruption scandals facing Israeli prime minister

2019-04-10 05:25

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is seeking re-election as corruption charges loom over him – and even if he gets another term, the legal proceedings could make it a very short one.

Netanyahu vows to annex West Bank settlements if re-elected

2019-04-07 10:01

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has pledged to annex Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank if re-elected.

US abruptly endorses Israel's Golan sovereignty in big shift

2019-03-22 12:20

President Donald Trump says that it's time to recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights

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