World Nov 23

Security and rescue forces work at the scene of an explosion at a bus stop in Jerusalem
Teen killed, 18 wounded in Jerusalem explosions

Two blasts have gone off near bus stops in Jerusalem at the height of rush hour, killing a Canadian-Israeli teenager and injuring at least 18, in what Israeli police said were attacks by Palestinians.

Politics Nov 15

Israeli Knesset members during the swearing-in ceremony for the new Israeli parliament the 25th Knesset in Jerusalem, 15 November 2022. Photo by Abir Sultan/Pool via REUTERS
Israel swears in new right-wing parliament

The surging popularity of a far-right alliance once on the fringes of Israeli society helped propel Netanyahu's political comeback even as he stands trial on corruption charges.

World Nov 02

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the first working cabinet meeting of the new government at the Chagall Hall in the Knesset, the Israeli Parliament in Jerusalem May 24, 2020. Photo by Abir Sultan/Pool via Reuters.
Netanyahu heads toward victory in Israeli election

Former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu appears to be heading toward victory in national elections, with some 85% of the ballots counted and showing that voters gave him and his far-right allies what looks like a stable majority in the…