Benjamin Netanyahu

Israel: Netanyahu corruption trial to intensify in January

Israeli prime minister is charged with fraud, breach of trust, and accepting bribes in a series of scandals.

Israel: Netanyahu corruption trial to intensify in January

Coronavirus pandemic

Israelis protest against Netanyahu, gov't handling of COVID-19

Police fire tear gas and water cannon to disperse demonstrators who gathered around the prime minister's residence.

Israelis protest against Netanyahu, gov't handling of COVID-19

Israel

In Pictures: Renewed protests call for Netanyahu's resignation

Israeli PM has seen his popularity drop as he faces trial on corruption charges and criticism over handling COVID-19.

In Pictures: Renewed protests call for Netanyahu's resignation

Israel

'Netanyahu resign': Protesters in Jerusalem call for PM's removal

Thousands protest against government's handling of coronavirus pandemic, Netanyahu's indictment for corruption.

'Netanyahu resign': Protesters in Jerusalem call for PM's removal

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Why does Israel want to annex the West Bank? | Start Here

Why is Benjamin Netanyahu pushing for the annexation now?

Gaza

Israel targets Hamas post in new air raids on Gaza Strip

Aerial assault comes after rockets were fired towards Israel from the besieged enclave, Israeli army says.

Israel targets Hamas post in new air raids on Gaza Strip

United States

US Democrats, rights groups warn against West Bank annexation

Ocasio-Cortez, Jewish students urge Trump administration to withhold US military aid if Israel annexes the West Bank.

US Democrats, rights groups warn against West Bank annexation

Golan Heights

Israel greenlights illegal 'Trump' settlement in Golan Heights

Israeli official says 'Trump Heights' in the occupied Golan Heights will house 300 Jewish families.

Israel greenlights illegal 'Trump' settlement in Golan Heights

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Impunity and annexation: 'Israel has its cake and eats it too'

Israel enjoys impunity because of a lack of international political will to impose accountability, analysts say.

Impunity and annexation: 'Israel has its cake and eats it too'

Israel

Netanyahu: Corruption trial an attempt to 'depose a strong PM'

Netanyahu becomes first serving Israeli PM to face criminal charges as he goes on trial over corruption allegations.

Benjamin Netanyahu

Netanyahu to become 1st serving Israel PM facing criminal charges

Benjamin Netanyahu is required to appear at court as he goes on trial over a string of corruption allegations he denies.

Netanyahu to become 1st serving Israel PM facing criminal charges

Israel

Israeli court orders Netanyahu to appear for opening of trial

The prime minister is set to appear in court on Sunday after judges rule he must hear charges against him in person.

Israeli court orders Netanyahu to appear for opening of trial

Israel

Palestinian President Abbas says accords with Israel, US are void

The practical implications of Abbas' announcement, made across national television, remain unclear.

Palestinian President Abbas says accords with Israel, US are void

Inside Story

Israel: Can Netanyahu and Gantz work together?

PM Benjamin Netanyahu seen as an unparalleled political survivor and, once again, he has got what he wants.

Occupied West Bank

Israel swears in new gov't as Netanyahu pledges annexation push

Parliament swears in government led by Benjamin Netanyahu and former rival, ending months of political uncertainty.

Israel swears in new gov't as Netanyahu pledges annexation push