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Benyamin Netanyahu

Akbar Shahid Ahmed

Netanyahu: Everything's Fine! | Akbar Shahid Ahmed | Posted 03.03.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made his most detailed comments yet here on Monday about his spat with the Obama administratio...

Opponents of Peace

Ben Barber | Posted 07.02.2014 | World
Ben Barber

It seems that Netanyahu, dragged kicking and screaming into peace talks by the Obama administration, never wanted peace between two equal sides. He wanted to force the weaker side to accept terms that he knew they could not and should not be asked to do.

The Disaster Known as Netanyahu

MJ Rosenberg | Posted 11.02.2011 | World
MJ Rosenberg

It is clear that Netanyahu wants to preserve the status quo, even if it means that Israel reverts to a position where every one of its neighbors is an actual or potential enemy.

Mitchell's Inevitable Resignation

Stephen Zunes | Posted 07.17.2011 | World
Stephen Zunes

At age 77, George Mitchell's resignation as President Barack Obama's envoy on Arab-Israeli affairs may have indeed been for personal reasons, as he cl...

Netanyahu: WikiLeaks Shows Leaders Should 'Tell Their People The Truth'

AP | DAN PERRY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEL AVIV, Israel — Israel's prime minister said Monday that newly leaked U.S. diplomatic memos provide clear proof that the Arab world agrees wi...

Israeli Referendum Bill Could Hinder Peace

AP | JOSEF FEDERMAN and DAN PERRY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JERUSALEM — Israel's parliament passed a bill Monday that could complicate peace efforts with the Palestinians and Syria by making it very diffi...


Angela Himsel | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Angela Himsel

I sat down with Rabbi S and Rabbi M at the kosher pizza place on Ben Yehuda Street in Jerusalem to talk about the recent controversial conversion bill in Israel.

Brzezinski: Israeli Expansion of Settlements Is Against U.S. National Interest

Nathan Gardels | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Nathan Gardels

Israel and America are hardly about to part ways, but the government of Benjamin Netanyahu has now pitted the interests of his right wing political coalition against US national interests.

Weekly Foreign Affairs Roundup

Christopher Herbert and Victoria Kataoka | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Christopher Herbert and Victoria Kataoka

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