Mr Bennett

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Naftali Bennett will become the new prime minister of Israel. File photograph: Menahem Kahana/EPA/POOL

Israel is set to swear in a new government that will send prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu into opposition after a record 12 years in office and a po(...)

Israel opposition leader  Yair Lapid. Photograph: Gil Cohen-Magen/AFP via Getty Images

The far-right Israeli politician Naftali Bennett and opposition leader Yair Lapid have agreed to forge a coalition government that would see Binyamin (...)

New York governor Andrew Cuomo says he has ‘never made advances toward Ms Bennett, nor did I ever intend to act in any way that was inappropriate’. Photograph:  Seth Wenig/POOL/AFP via Getty Images

A second woman has come forward to accuse New York governor Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment in a move that has prompted the under-fire Democrat to r(...)

Palestinian protestors in Rafah burn images of US president Donald Trump, Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu and an Israeli  flag during a demonstration against a US-led peace plan. Photograph:  Said Khatib/AFP via Getty

The Israeli government is pushing ahead with plans to annex the Jordan Valley and all the Jewish settlements in the West Bank. The move follows Tuesd(...)

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(...)

An employee works at the offices of activist group Breaking the Silence in Tel Aviv, Israel on Wednesday: the group has been banned from speaking in schools or to groups of soldiers. Photograph:  Reuters/Baz Ratner

Israel has banned activist group Breaking the Silence, which solicits testimonies of alleged Israeli Defence Forces (IDF) misdeeds, from speaking in (...)

Israel’s prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses the plenum at Israel’s parliament in Jerusalem. Photograph: Ronen Zvulun/Reuters

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu is struggling to form a stable coalition before Wednesday’s deadline after the surprise decision of a former(...)