Israel PM faces new questions in graft probe
Fraud squad detectives questioned Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at his Jerusalem residence on Friday, the seventh time in a nearly year-long corruption probe, police said.
Netanyahu says he expects Europe to follow US on Jerusalem
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday he expected Europe to follow the US in recognising Jerusalem as the Jewish state's capital, but the EU's diplomatic chief said there was no change to its stance on the holy city.
Netanyahu faces pressure in Europe amid Jerusalem protests
Israel's leader faces renewed pressure from Europe on Monday to reboot the Middle East's moribund peace process following widespread criticism...
Netanyahu criticises European 'hypocrisy' ahead of EU talks
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has criticised "hypocrisy" in Europe over condemnation of US President Donald Trump's declaration of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, saying rockets from Gaza should also be criticised. The Israeli leader made the comments late Saturday as he left for talks with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris and a rare meeting with…
After protest, Netanyahu seeks change to bill altering police powers
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called Sunday for changes to controversial legislation his opponents say was designed to help him survive ongoing police probes after tens of thousands protested at the weekend.
Israeli minister quits over Sabbath row
An ultra-Orthodox minister in Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition government quit on Sunday in a dispute over work on the Sabbath, the Jewish day of rest.
Israel PM offers quake aid to arch foe Iran
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has offered aid to victims of the deadly earthquake in Iran, insisting enmity between the two governments does not prevent humanitarian sympathy.
Netanyahu confidant named in German submarine graft probe
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's diplomatic envoy was identified Tuesday as one of two men questioned this week in a probe into suspected corruption around the purchase of German submarines.