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 Israel’s prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu is alleged to have accepted gifts from wealthy businessmen and dispensed favours to try to get more positive press coverage. Photograph: EPA/Yannis Kolesidis

Binyamin Netanyahu is living on borrowed time. Facing a corruption trial on allegations of bribery, fraud and breach of trust, he has informed the spe(...)

Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu has been indicted on charges of trading political and regulatory favours for positive press coverage and accepting lavish gifts from wealthy supporters. Photograph: Gil Cohen-Magen/AFP via Getty Images

Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu has said he will seek immunity from corruption charges. The move is likely to delay any trial until after M(...)

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has shored up his base, but he needs a big win in elections in March if he hopes to stay in office and gain immunity from prosecution. Photograph: Jack Guez/AFP

Binyamin Netanyahu hopes his decisive victory in the ruling Likud party primary on Thursday will boost his standing ahead of the March election, Israe(...)

A victory would mean that Binyamin Netanyahu will lead Likud during March elections, Israel’s unprecedented third election in less than a year. Photograph: Gali Tibbon/Pool/AFP via Getty

Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu has declared victory in his primary election battle for leadership of the Likud party. He made the declarat(...)

Prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu lights a Hanukkah candle at the Western Wall, the holiest site where Jews can pray in Jerusalem’s old city, last week. Photograph: Sebastian Scheiner/AP

Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu is facing the most serious challenge to his grip on power in the ruling Likud party since he returned as par(...)

Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu: rejected an offer from Benny  Gantz to publicly pledge he would not seek parliamentary immunity from prosecution. Photograph: Ronen Zvulun

The Likud and Blue and White parties have agreed to hold Israel’s next general election on March 2nd should the Knesset parliament fail to agree by a (...)

Israeli prime minister and leader of Likud Binyamin Netanyahu:  only obliged to step down if a guilty verdict has been handed down following an appeal process. Photograph: Abir Sultan

Even if Thursday’s decision by Israel’s attorney general to indict prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu on charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust (...)

Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu  during a meeting of the right-wing bloc at the Knesset (Israeli parliament) in Jerusalem on Wednesday. Photograph: Gali Tibbon/AFP via Getty Images)

Israel’s attorney general has charged prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu with fraud and breach of trust in three separate corruption cases, making him (...)

Baha Abu Al-Ata, the Palestinian Islamic Jihad leader who  was assassinated on Tuesday morning in an Israeli air strike. Photograph: AFP via Getty Images

Israel and Gaza militants are locked in another round of deadly violence after Israel killed a senior militant commander in a surprise, pre-dawn air s(...)

President Donald Trump boards Air Force One at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, for a day trip to South Carolina. (Erin Schaff/The New York Times)

Scarcely a week passes without US president Donald Trump tweeting about the stock market. Trump, who loves to claim the credit when stocks hit new hig(...)

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