Benjamin Netanyahu

Israeli PM 'embraces' Trump's call on Iran nuclear deal

Israeli PM 'embraces' Trump's call on Iran nuclear deal

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has congratulated US President Trump for his decision not to re-certify the Iran nuclear deal.

Oct 14, 2017, 10:29 AM IST
Israel to withdraw from UNESCO along with US, accuses it of distorting history

Israel to withdraw from UNESCO along with US, accuses it of distorting history

After US, Israel too will withdraw from UNESCO.

Oct 12, 2017, 23:06 PM IST

Israel says Iran missile test a 'provocation'

"The ballistic missile which Iran fired is a provocation of the United States and its allies, including Israel," Lieberman said in a statement.

Sep 24, 2017, 00:25 AM IST

Israel shoots down Iranian-made drone over Syrian frontier: Military

Israel shot down a pilotless plane over the Golan Heights on Tuesday and said it was probably an Iranian-built aircraft on a reconnaissance mission for the Lebanese Hezbollah militant group along Israel`s frontier with Syria.

Sep 19, 2017, 18:26 PM IST
Iran's terror links have penetrated Latin America: Israel

Iran's terror links have penetrated Latin America: Israel

In a hardline stand, the Israeli leader said although "limitless opportunities" are present, but a huge threat also exists from militant Islamic terrorism that has affected both Muslims and others around the globe.

Sep 14, 2017, 09:32 AM IST
Cancel Iran nuclear deal, asks Netanyahu in Argentina

Cancel Iran nuclear deal, asks Netanyahu in Argentina

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Tuesday that the nuclear deal between world powers and Iran should be amended or cancelled.

Sep 13, 2017, 06:41 AM IST

Benjamin Netanyahu slams Iran as he arrives for landmark Latin

Benjamin Netanyahu urged all countries to fight terrorism and singled out Iran as a serial offender as he paid tribute to the victims of two bombings in Argentina on the first trip by an Israeli premier to Latin America.

Sep 12, 2017, 14:29 PM IST
EU must be part of US Middle East peace push, Ireland says

EU must be part of US Middle East peace push, Ireland says

"Now is the time for the European Union ... to become more vocal," said Coveney, who met Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in July.

Sep 08, 2017, 18:02 PM IST

Benjamin Netanyahu bans Al-Jazeera journalist from free speech event

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has banned Al-Jazeera`s Jerusalem bureau chief from attending a seminar about freedom of speech, officials said, the latest move against the broadcaster by the Israeli leader.

Sep 07, 2017, 18:16 PM IST
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu seeks Red Cross help to save captive Israelis

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu seeks Red Cross help to save captive Israelis

Hamas is believed to be holding the remains of two Israeli soldiers killed in a 2014 war, and two Israeli civilians who wandered into Gaza.

Sep 06, 2017, 22:43 PM IST

Iran building missile production sites in Syria, Lebanon: Netanyahu

Netanyahu said on Monday that Iran is building sites to produce precision-guided missiles in Syria and Lebanon.

Aug 28, 2017, 16:35 PM IST

Israeli leader criticized for response to Charlottesville

Israel's prime minister is coming under growing criticism for his relative silence over President Donald Trump's response to the racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Aug 17, 2017, 17:00 PM IST

Israel MP holds 'protest' office outside Jerusalem holy site

Violence erupted in and around the site after three Arab Israelis shot dead two Israeli policemen on July 14.

Aug 14, 2017, 19:10 PM IST
Hundreds rally in support of Israel's Netanyahu

Hundreds rally in support of Israel's Netanyahu

Netanyahu is expected to address the gathering, as long as the turnout is as impressive as hoped. No one in the party has come out against Netanyahu yet reflecting both loyalty and the fear of crossing him.

Aug 10, 2017, 00:03 AM IST

Joining Arab states, Israel says it plans to ban Al-Jazeera

Israeli officials have long accused Al-Jazeera of bias against the Jewish state. Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman has likened its coverage to "Nazi Germany-style" propaganda.

Aug 06, 2017, 21:58 PM IST
Netanyahu downplays ex-aide's decision to testify in graft cases

Netanyahu downplays ex-aide's decision to testify in graft cases

Netanyahu had been investigated by the police at least four times. In March, Police Chief Roni Alsheikh estimated the police are close to completing the investigation, saying "we are in the final stages."

Aug 05, 2017, 08:03 AM IST
Israel to replace metal detectors in Jerusalem with smart surveillance

Israel to replace metal detectors in Jerusalem with smart surveillance

Israel decided on Tuesday to remove metal detectors it had placed at the entrance to a holy site in Jerusalem`s Old City and replace them with smart, less obtrusive surveillance means, a Cabinet statement said.

Jul 25, 2017, 13:16 PM IST
 Benjamin Netanyahu condemns Palestinian stabbing attack

Benjamin Netanyahu condemns Palestinian stabbing attack

 Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu condemned a Palestinian knife attack in a West Bank settlement that claimed the lives of three members of an Israeli family.

Jul 23, 2017, 09:49 AM IST

Protests after Israel restricts Jerusalem Old City prayers

The rare ban came after Israeli ministers decided not to order the removal of metal detectors erected at entrances to the Haram al-Sharif mosque compound, known to Jews as the Temple Mount, following an attack nearby a week ago that killed two policemen.

Jul 21, 2017, 17:12 PM IST

PM Benjamin Netanyahu denounces EU's repeated criticism of Israel as an 'anomaly'

PM Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday denounced Brussels' repeated criticism of Israel as an "anomaly".

Jul 20, 2017, 00:27 AM IST