Israel thought it could navigate between the powers, but the coronavirus crisis has sharpened tensions, and Trump's reelection campaign is centered on blaming China
Benjamin (Binyamin) Netanyahu is the prime minister of Israel. Netanyahu was born in Tel Aviv on October 21, 1949, to Tsilah and Benzion, a renowned historian. His older brother, Yonatan (Yoni), was killed in action while commanding the special forces rescue operation of Israeli hostages in Entebbe, Uganda.
Benjamin Netanyahu is married to Sara, with whom he has two sons. He has been married twice before and has a daughter from his first marriage. In 2009, he became a grandfather for the first time.
On February 14, 2018, Israel Police announced that there was sufficient evidence indicating Netanyahu took bribes in two separate cases and acted "against public interests."
Netanyahu's associates explain to Haaretz that the main objective is to unravel the public’s confidence in the integrity of the law enforcement system
As newly sworn in government divided over legislation, Labor minister calls Netanyahu’s remarks blasting the justice system at the start of his corruption trial 'unacceptable'
Based on his agreement with Gantz, Netanyahu will be able to commence West Bank annexation plans on July 1. Will the U.S. require Israel to implement the less favorable parts of Trump’s Mideast plan as well, and what are the consequences for the Palestinians?
Amir Ohana asks police chief to 'use every means' to find who told Channel 12 News that the prime minister would not be cut any slack in any new investigations
A glance at some of the main players who could tip the balance in Netanyahu's trial in three cases on charges of fraud, bribery and breach of trust
Shin Bet Changed Security Protocol for Netanyahu’s First Day in Court – and Didn’t Tell Court Guards
The route inside the building that the prime minister took ended with him using his own podium to make his speech and have photographs taken in an area that violated court rules
If Israel's law enforcement system is so corrupt that it 'fabricates cases,' then where has the prime minister been for the past decade?
His viral photo with masked Likud ministers seemed taken from grotesque horror-comedy hybrid about Contagion and The Hunger Games in Zombieland
Despite warnings from the international community, the prime minister says the move may be the first in importance for the newly sworn-in government to undertake
Even as the accused in a criminal trial, Israel’s PM still puts himself above the good of his country - with potentially catastrophic results. LISTEN FREE to Chemi Shalev
Hundreds of pro-Netanyahu supporters gathered outside the Jerusalem District Court on the first day of the premier's trial to protest what they see as a 'frame-up'
Inside the courtroom of Netanyahu's corruption trial a parallel Israel existed in which the prime minister did not boast all his usual powers
Netanyahu arrived to the first day of his trial surrounded by half of his Likud party after the first session of his new bloated government
Twenty-eight years ago, Italian judge Giovanni Falcone was killed by the mafia, after a hate campaign deeply reminiscent of the atmosphere surrounding Netanyahu's trial
They seek to convince the public that the prime minister's line - that he is the victim of a plot - is legitimate criticism on his part
Can the threat of annexation bring the Palestinians, Jordan, a president named Biden, the EU and Russia together to twist Israel’s arm until it agrees to change?
In an interview with Channel 20, hours after the first session of his corruption trial closes, premier says he will keep fighting to 'bring the truth to light'
Many foreign media outlets had to explain, 'How can the prime minister serve and stand trial at the same time?'
This is the first time in Israel’s history that a sitting prime minister is facing a criminal trial ■ 'Netanyahu’s trial will be remembered as one of the low points of the Israeli justice system,' Knesset speaker says
Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit also praised Israel’s justice system, saying that they will continue on without fear, despite premier's attacks on the judiciary
Netanyahu has given up engaging with the vast majority of American Jews. But his insane annexation policy is about to become their problem – and Joe Biden’s, too
There will be no weakness on the bench of the Jerusalem District Court Sunday when Bibi's historic corruption trial gets underway
Netanyahu’s trial starts as his war on the country’s legal establishment reaches fever pitch
In first for Israel, sitting prime minister faces trial ■ His lawyers are expected to take an aggressive approach to delay actual presentation of evidence ■ Likud lawmaker says conviction would be 'greatest injustice in Israel's history'