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Netanyahu Tasked With Forming Coalition Government

AP | DANIEL ESTRIN | Posted 02.02.2013 | World

JERUSALEM -- Israel's president asked Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday to form the next government, and Netanyahu pledged that his new ad...

Settlers Protest In Jerusalem Against Building Ban

AP | ARON HELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JERUSALEM — About 10,000 West Bank settlers and their backers filled part of downtown Jerusalem Wednesday, listening to fiery speeches, dancing ...

Israel: British Arrest Warrant For Tzipi Livni Threatens Ties

AP | GREGORY KATZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — Britain pledged Tuesday to reform a peculiar legal power that lets judges order the arrest of visiting politicians and generals –...

Netanyahu Starting To Look Worried: Analysis

Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

his week, for the first time since he took office, Prime Minister Benjamin (Bibi) Netanyahu has been looking worried. People who have spoken with him ...

Netanyahu May Be Bringing Israel Closer To 'Second Holocaust': Analysis

Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's actions are shaped by a profound conviction that Israel will be in danger of extermination if Iran has nuclear wea...

Netanyahu's Second Chance

Alon Ben-Meir | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alon Ben-Meir

Given the right political environment created, Netanyahu has the potential to advance Arab-Israeli peace negotiations significantly, and may end up surprising everyone in the process.

Netanyahu To Obama: Stop Iran, Or I Will

Huffington Post | Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In an exclusive interview with The Atlantic's Jeffrey Goldberg Tuesday, just before he was sworn in as Israel's new prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu...

Netanyahu Fails To Convince Livni To Form Unity Coalition

Haaretz | Mazal Mualem, Yair Ettinger and Nadav Shragai | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Prime Minister-designate Benjamin Netanyahu failed to persuade his centrist rival, Kadima party leader Tzipi Livni, to join him in a broad coalition F...

Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu Will Form New Government: Peres

AP | AMY TEIBEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JERUSALEM — Benjamin Netanyahu appealed to his moderate rivals Friday to join a unity government _ a tricky alliance that would let the hawkish ...

Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister?

The Huffington Post | Catherine Lyons | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Benjamin Netanyahu, one of Israel's most controversial political figures, is favored to win the election for prime minister over Tzipi Livni. Netany...

Life of an Israeli Government: Nasty, Brutish and Short

Natan Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Natan Sachs

Israel's inability to stay out of the news for long is due not merely to hawkish administrations or a near-impossible region. The lack of strategic leadership is also the product of a broken political system.