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Israel's top court clears way for deportation of Human Rights Watch official

05 Nov 2019

JERUSALEM Israel's Supreme Court upheld a government decision to deport a Human Rights Watch (HRW) official accused of backing an international pro-Palestinian boycott campaign, an edict he said was aimed at stifling criticism of Israel.

Netanyahu rival Gantz accepts mandate to try to form Israeli government

23 Oct 2019

JERUSALEM Former military chief Benny Gantz received an official mandate on Wednesday to try to form Israel's next government, but with no easy path to ending Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's long hold on power.

Israel's Netanyahu down but not out after failing to form government

22 Oct 2019

JERUSALEM For the first time in a decade, someone other than Benjamin Netanyahu will be asked to form a government in Israel.

SCENARIOS-Israel's Netanyahu down but not out after failing to form government

22 Oct 2019

JERUSALEM, Oct 22 For the first time in a decade, someone other than Benjamin Netanyahu will be asked to form a government in Israel.

Netanyahu weighing Likud leadership election - party spokesman

03 Oct 2019

JERUSALEM Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is considering a snap leadership vote in his Likud party, a spokesman said on Thursday, adding a new twist to Israeli politics after two deadlocked general elections this year.

Netanyahu tries to avert indictment as he fights for political life

02 Oct 2019

JERUSALEM Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu began his final attempt to fend off a corruption indictment on Wednesday when his lawyers argued against looming charges that have combined with election stalemate to threaten his long hold on power. | Video

Netanyahu's legal woes: How much trouble is he in?

02 Oct 2019

JERUSALEM Two weeks after fighting and failing to win an election, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced trouble on a second front on Wednesday at legal hearings to decide whether he must face trial for corruption.

Explainer: Netanyahu's legal woes: How much trouble is he in?

02 Oct 2019

JERUSALEM Two weeks after fighting and failing to win an election, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced trouble on a second front on Wednesday at legal hearings to decide whether he must face trial for corruption.

Explainer: Netanyahu's legal woes: How much trouble is he in?

02 Oct 2019

JERUSALEM Two weeks after fighting and failing to win an election, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced trouble on a second front on Wednesday at legal hearings to decide whether he must face trial for corruption.

Explainer: Israel's Netanyahu clutches political lifeline

26 Sep 2019

JERUSALEM Israel's president has thrown Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu a political lifeline, asking him to try to form a government after he failed to secure a clear election victory twice in six months.

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