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.

WATCH: A look at the corruption scandals of Israel's prime minister

2019-03-01 06:32

Israel's attorney general recommended indicting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with bribery, fraud and breach of trust in a series of corruption scandals that have dogged his recent years in office and overshadowed his current re-election campaign.

WATCH: Israeli's Netanyahu 'to be charged over corruption'

2019-02-28 21:11

Israel's attorney general has recommended indicting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with bribery and breach of trust in a series of corruption cases.

Netanyahu takes aim at graft probes ahead of Israel polls

2019-01-07 19:35

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has in recent days taken aim at what seems to be his main opponent ahead of upcoming elections: Corruption investigations that may lead to his indictment.

Israel vows to block Palestinian bid to become full UN member

2018-12-27 20:52

Israel has vowed to work with the United States to block a bid by the Palestinians for full membership in the United Nations, a move that would confer international recognition of Palestinian statehood.


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

WATCH: Netanyahu says graft allegations a 'witch hunt' to topple him

2019-02-28 21:23

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has called corruption allegations a "witch hunt" meant to topple him after the attorney general announced plans to indict him.

Israeli leader visits Africa to restore relations with Chad

2019-01-20 20:04

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has visited the central African nation of Chad to officially restore relations after nearly 50 years.

Egypt wants CBS to drop Sisi interview on Israel co-operation: network

2019-01-04 17:11

Egypt has asked CBS not to air an interview with President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in which he discussed cooperation with Israel in the fight against Sinai jihadists, the US network says.

Israeli premier's son blocked on Facebook for anti-Muslim posts

2018-12-17 17:57

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's eldest, Yair, tweeted that Facebook blocked his page for 24 hours over apparent anti-Muslim posts.

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