Benjamin Netanyahu

The U.S. secretary of state and Yair Lapid met in Rome as part of a push to create a lasting alliance between the two countries.
Naftali Bennett, a former ally of Netanyahu turned bitter rival, becomes prime minister.
If approved by the Knesset, or parliament, centrist Yair Lapid and his diverse partners will end the 12-year rule of Benjamin Netanyahu.
Sunday's announcement by Yamina Party leader Naftali Bennett is a key step toward ending Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's 12-year rule.
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken began a regional tour to shore up last week's cease-fire between Israel and Gaza's Hamas rulers.
Thousands took to the streets of Gaza as the cease-fire took hold. Spontaneous celebrations also broke out in east Jerusalem and across the occupied West Bank.
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu said he was “determined to continue this operation until its aim is met.”
President Joe Biden asked Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to move toward “the path to a cease-fire,” according to the White House.
The U.S. faces growing pressure to wade more deeply into diplomacy to end the worst Israel-Palestinian violence in years.
"Free Palestine" rallies have taken place in several major cities, including Washington, London, Montreal and Sydney, amid escalating Gaza-Israel violence.
After speaking to the Israeli prime minister, Biden said he hopes violence “will be closing down” soon, but didn't mention the Palestinians killed in Israeli airstrikes.
The fighting between Israel and Hamas was the most intense since a 50-day war in the summer of 2014.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s coalition talks will be conducted in the shadow of his corruption trial.
After three previous inconclusive elections, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had been hoping for a decisive victory.
Netanyahu was indicted last year for fraud, breach of trust and accepting bribes in three separate cases.
Even if its success can't be reproduced on a global scale, Israel’s rapid rollout is a real-life test of the effectiveness of coronavirus vaccines.
The Prime Minister is facing public anger over his handling of the coronavirus pandemic as well as a corruption trial.
The president asked the Israeli prime minister, “Do you think Sleepy Joe could have made this deal, Bibi, Sleepy Joe?”
The agreement makes the UAE the third Arab country, after Egypt and Jordan, to have full diplomatic ties with Israel.
Benny Gantz, who has spent the past year trying to topple Israel's prime minister, appeared to give the prime minister a new lease on life.