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Rami Ayyub

Trump Mideast plan, bribery charges to dominate Netanyahu's record term

11 Apr 2019

MAALE ADUMIM, West Bank Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's record fifth term is likely to be dominated by corruption allegations, scrutiny of his election promises and the unveiling of U.S. President Donald Trump's long-awaited Middle East plan.

Netanyahu falls behind in Israel polls but still holds path to stay in power

05 Apr 2019

JERUSALEM Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has fallen behind his main challenger in opinion polls ahead of next week's Israeli election but still has an easier path to form a government that would keep him in power for a record fifth term. | Video

Israel's Arab minority urged to boycott election over divisive law

05 Apr 2019

HAIFA, Israel Some of Israel's young Arab citizens are calling for a boycott of Tuesday's parliamentary election, dismayed by a recent law which they say reduces them to second-class citizens.

Skiers at Golan Heights resort praise Trump's recognition of Israeli sovereignty

26 Mar 2019

MOUNT HERMON, Golan Heights For Israeli skiers gliding down the snowy slopes in the Golan Heights, U.S. President Donald Trump's proclamation recognising Israel's sovereignty over the territory it captured from Syria more than 50 years ago was long overdue.

Skiers at Golan Heights resort praise Trump's recognition of Israeli sovereignty

26 Mar 2019

MOUNT HERMON, Golan Heights For Israeli skiers gliding down the snowy slopes in the Golan Heights, U.S. President Donald Trump's proclamation recognizing Israel's sovereignty over the territory it captured from Syria more than 50 years ago was long overdue.

Druze on Golan Heights reject Trump backing for Israeli sovereignty

22 Mar 2019

MAJDAL SHAMS, Golan Heights Druze Arabs and Israeli settlers on opposite sides of the dispute over U.S. President Donald Trump's support for Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights agree on one thing - it won't change matters on the ground.

Druze on Golan Heights reject Trump backing for Israeli sovereignty

22 Mar 2019

MAJDAL SHAMS, Golan Heights Druze Arabs and Israeli settlers on opposite sides of the dispute over U.S. President Donald Trump's support for Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights agree on one thing - it won't change matters on the ground.

Former TV news anchor set to become first Druze woman in Israel's parliament

09 Mar 2019

DALIYAT AL-KARMEL, Israel With Israel's election just over a month away, a Druze former television news anchor is poised to become the first woman from her Arabic-speaking minority to serve in the Israeli parliament. | Video

Israeli musician with Iraqi roots finds fans from Tel Aviv to Baghdad

27 Feb 2019

TEL AVIV/BAGHDAD Singing in Arabic, an Israeli musician is winning over listeners from Tel Aviv to Baghdad, covering tunes by his grandfather and great uncle, an Iraqi Jewish duo who were once two of the Arab world's most famous performers.

U.S. envoy urges tighter business ties between Israeli settlers, Palestinians

21 Feb 2019

JERUSALEM The U.S. ambassador to Israel on Thursday urged deeper business ties between Israeli settlers and Palestinian businessmen in the occupied West Bank, angering Palestinian leaders.

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