A sea of black coats - the traditional attire of ultra-Orthodox men - engulfed Jerusalem streets near the city's military draft bureau to protest against a controversial proposal by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition government to increase drafting ultra-Orthodox men, most of whom receive exemptions on religious grounds. Show More Summary
For the second time in as many days, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has come under fire over the use of taxpayers’ money after it was revealed that spending at his official residence has increased by 80 per cent in just the...Show More Summary
Russia and Israel will continue cooperation in an effort to resolve the situation in Syria, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday following talks with Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who is on a brief working visit to Russia, met on Tuesday to discuss the situation in Syria and the Middle East, with missile deliveries likely to be on the agenda.
(MOSCOW) — Russian President Vladimir Putin is hosting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for talks focusing on the situation in Syria, amid concerns that Moscow could soon provide Damascus with advanced missiles. Israeli officials have asked Russia to stop what they say is an imminent delivery of Russian S-300 air defense systems to Syria. Show More Summary
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is facing a new round of public uproar at home. Last year, his foreign minister Avigdor Lieberman resigned after corruption charges. Now, Israel’s Channel 10 TV reported over the weekend that...Show More Summary
Benjamin Netanyahu is changing his mid-air sleeping arrangements after a public flap over a $127 000 (R1.15 million) custom-built bedroom for the Israeli prime minister and his wife on a flight to London last month. ||| BENJAMIN Netanyahu...Show More Summary
President Vladimir Putin’s talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Russia on Tuesday will focus on the situation in Syria, the Kremlin said, amid growing concerns that Moscow may soon provide Damascus with an advanced anti-aircraft weapon. Israeli officials say Russia is on the verge of selling S-300 anti-aircraft missiles to Syria and they [...]
JERUSALEM – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is facing a backlash after reports surfaced that his office was charged an extra $139,000 for a bed on a recent five-hour flight to London. The uproar comes as Israel faces a new austerity budget, tax hikes and...
JERUSALEM The faces of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife, Sara, superimposed onto the body of the infamously callous French Queen Marie Antionette with a caption reading: "If they have no money to rent an apartment,...Show More Summary
Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday to discuss the crisis in Syria, the Kremlin’s press service said on Monday.
by HAIYUN MA writes at ISLAMiCommentary : Haiyun Ma This week China’s new president, Xi Jinping, separately hosted Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestine President Mahmoud Abbas — meetings that some analysts say is indicative of China’s desire for a more pro-active role in Middle East diplomacy. The timing of the visits of Abbas [...]
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will visit Russia to discuss the supplying of Russian weapons to Syria, a high-ranking source in Jerusalem told RIA Novosti on Saturday.
Paul R. Pillar China this week got about as far as it ever has gotten into the Middle East peace process by hosting back-to-back visits by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. This was still only, as the New York Times coverage put it, a dipping of China's toe into that process. Show More Summary
(SHANGHAI) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited a Shanghai neighborhood where European Jews found refuge during World War II, saying Israel’s strong military would ensure they would never again have to seek such protection from others. Show More Summary
An Israeli settlement watchdog group has said that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government has quietly halted new building projects in the occupied West Bank in what Reuters describes as “an apparent bid to help U.S. efforts to revive peace talks with the Palestinians.” “We see there have been no new construction tenders issued for the [...]
The Chinese government had stern words for Israel at the start of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's five-day visit to the country."We oppose the use of weapons. We believe the sovereignty of any country should be respected," said Hua...Show More Summary
On Sunday the Huffington Post ran a blaring headline at the top of its page blaming Israel, without context, for attacking Israel. The headline read: “ISRAEL STRIKES AGAIN.” A picture of Benjamin Netanyahu, Israeli Prime Minister, clapping and smirking, ran under the headline. Show More Summary
The Chinese foreign ministry has offered to broker a meeting, according to the AP, between Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, both of whom are visiting Beijing next week. Read full article >>
The Chinese foreign ministry has offered to broker a meeting, according to the AP, between Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, both of whom are visiting Beijing next week. It’s a promising sign. Probably not … Continue reading ?