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World Apr 09Israeli exit polls show tight race
With final results hours away, the early indications were that Netanyahu suffered a setback by failing to score a decisive victory.
World Apr 09Netanyahu urges Israelis to vote, says it’s a ‘sacred act’
Israeli voters were deciding Tuesday whether Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu remains in office.
World Mar 25Israel mobilizes after Gaza rocket attack, escalation looms
A long-range rocket fired from the Gaza Strip slammed into a house in central Israel and wounded seven people early Monday, forcing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to cut short a high-profile visit to Washington and prompting the military to deploy…
World Feb 284 corruption scandals swirling around Benjamin Netanyahu, explained
The scandals have engulfed Netanyahu's family and his inner circle, with at least three former close confidants turning state's evidence and testifying as a witness against him.
World Dec 24Israeli government falls, early elections called for April
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his coalition "unanimously" agreed to disband the government and hold a new election.
World Nov 18Israel’s Netanyahu makes ‘last effort’ to save government
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday he was heading into a meeting with his top coalition partner in a “last effort” to prevent the collapse of his government.
World Nov 14Israeli defense minister resigns over Gaza cease-fire deal
Israel's defense minister abruptly resigned Wednesday in protest over a cease-fire reached with Gaza militants, in a move that rocked the Israeli political scene and seemed likely to bring about early elections.
World Jul 22Israel evacuates Syrian volunteers stranded in frontier area
The evacuation was the first such Israeli intervention in Syria's lengthy civil war, now in its eighth year.
World Jul 21Hamas accepts cease-fire after massive Israeli Gaza strikes
Gaza's militant Hamas rulers said Saturday they had accepted a cease-fire ending a massive Israeli onslaught on militant positions after a soldier was shot dead.
World Jul 15Cease-fire holds after day of intense Israel-Hamas fighting
On Saturday, the Israeli military carried out its largest wave of airstrikes in Gaza since the 2014 war, hitting several Hamas military compounds and flattening a number of its training camps.