Israeli Protesters Paint 'Red Line' Leading To Supreme Court After Netanyahu Spurns Compromise
Police said they had arrested five people who had disguised themselves as workers to carry out the protest action overnight.
Two Israels Face Off As Justice Overhaul Deepens The Divide
The day before Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's hard-right, religious government was sworn in on Dec.
Israeli Police Fire Stun Grenades On 'Day Of Disruption' Protest Of Judicial Overhaul
"Israel is not a dictatorship, Israel is not Hungary," protesters blocking the main highway from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem shouted, waving blue and white Israeli flags.
Israel Arrests Suspects In Settler Rampage Described By General As 'Pogrom'
A Palestinian gunman killed two Israeli brothers on Sunday as they were driving in the occupied West Bank, prompting attacks by Israeli settlers on houses and cars during which one Palestinian was kil…
Analysis-Netanyahu's Balancing Act Got Harder After Post-summit Violence
A U.S.-brokered summit had barely ended with pledges to calm violence and slow Israeli settlement in the occupied West Bank when Palestinian homes were set ablaze by Jewish settlers in retaliation for…
New Israel Law Allows Stripping Residency Of Palestinians Convicted Of Terrorism
Israel calls stipends for militants and their families a "pay for slay" policy that encourages violence. Palestinians hail the prisoners as heroes in a struggle against decades of occupation and deser…
Israel Seals Home Of Palestinian Synagogue Shooter As Netanyahu Vows Crackdown
Israeli police sealed off the Jerusalem family home of a Palestinian gunman on Sunday, two days after he killed seven people outside a synagogue, as fears grew of escalation in the deadliest unrest fo…
Israel's Netanyahu Seals Coalition Deals With Rightist, Religious Allies
Netanyahu, whose bloc of nationalist and religious parties won a clear election victory last month, is expected to swear his new government in on Thursday after his Likud party finalises two remaining…
Israeli Far-right's Demand For Defence Post Hinders Netanyahu's Coalition Bid
Israeli Prime Minister-designate Benjamin Netanyahu's efforts to swiftly form a government faltered on Sunday as a prospective far-right coalition partner demanded the cabinet role of defence minister
Netanyahu Set For Comeback, Says On Brink Of "big" Election Win
His voice hoarse from weeks of campaigning across the country, Netanyahu vowed to form a "stable, national government," as the crowd interrupted him singing "Bibi, king of Israel."
Israeli Minister Rues 'Stupid' Israeli TV Report In Mecca
An Israeli minister on Wednesday denounced as 'stupid and harmful' to Israel-Gulf ties a TV report by a journalist who entered Islam's holiest site Mecca despite a ban on non-Muslim visits and who apo…
Israeli Knesset Votes To Dissolve In Step Towards Snap Election
Israel moved closer on Wednesday to its fifth election in less than four years after lawmakers gave an initial nod to dissolve parliament, with a possible comeback by former Prime Minister Benjamin Ne…
Israel On Course For Another Election
Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett has called for parliament to be dissolved, putting the country on the path to a its fifth election in less than four years.
One Year In, Israel's "salvation Government" Hangs By A Thread
One year after ending the record reign of Benjamin Netanyahu following months of political turmoil, Israel's fragile coalition government is teetering on the edge of collapse, raising the prospect of …
Exclusive-Facebook Removes More Russia Posts Claiming Children's Hospital Bombing A Hoax
Facebook on Wednesday removed official Russian posts that falsely claimed reports of Russia bombing a children's hospital in Ukraine were a hoax, a company spokesperson said, even as similar messages …