Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu

Turkey: Israel must 'end brutal oppression'

Erdogan spokesman accuses Netanyahu of 'brutal oppression of Palestinian people' after PM calls on Erdogan not to lecture Israel.AFP, 12/23/2018, 12:46 PM

Marathon of discussions over Netanyahu investigations

AG opens series of discussions on investigations of PM in order to determine whether to submit indictment subject to outcome of hearing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2018, 8:08 AM

How many hours does Netanyahu sleep a night?

Prime Minister asked at Globes conference how many hours he sleeps at night: 'I have to fly the plane at all times.'Mordechai Sones, 12/19/2018, 12:38 PM

Does the public really want Netanyahu as defense minister?

According to the polls, the public prefers Binyamin Netanyahu more as prime minister and less as defense minister. Gil Hoffman explains why.The Land Of Israel Network, 12/19/2018, 11:31 AM

Netanyahu's Year in Review 2018: Diplomacy and Political Crises

For Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, past year has been marked by diplomatic triumphs — and shadowed by ominous legal setbacks.i24News, 12/18/2018, 10:57 PM

Netanyahu encourages Netzach Yehuda fighters

PM meets Netzach Yehuda Battalion, two of whose fighters fell in attack last week: 'I want to express my great appreciation and salute you.'Mordechai Sones, 12/18/2018, 7:04 PM

'Fighters didn't suspect because of yellow license plate'

PM/DM tours Givat Asaf junction where attack took place last week, holds security situation assessment: 'We'll hit terror with a hard hand.'Mordechai Sones, 12/18/2018, 5:12 PM

Shaked: Netanyahu must make decisions about Ofra

Minister Shaked holds demonstration outside PM Office: 'No civilized country would allow transfer of inflated salaries to terrorists.'Eliran Aharon, 12/16/2018, 12:33 PM

Will Netanyahu veto bill expelling families of terrorists?

Ministers to debate Jewish Home-sponsored bill on Sunday that would allow Israel to deport the families of terrorists.Tzvi Lev, 12/15/2018, 7:47 PM

'UN must do more to stop Hezbollah aggression'

Italy's Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini visits Prime Minister in Jerusalem during Israel trip to strengthen ties.Mordechai Sones, 12/12/2018, 1:03 PM

Netanyahu: Cancel Haifa deputy mayor appointment

PM opens weekly cabinet meeting by addressing 'Northern Shield' operation, and calls to halt Hadash party appointment to Haifa deputy mayor.Hezki Baruch, 12/9/2018, 12:06 PM

Netanyahu looking to improve ties with Saudi Arabia

Report: Prime Minister Netanyahu seeking to make covert ties with Saudi Arabia official.Tzvi Lev, 12/8/2018, 8:25 PM

Bennett says Israel will destroy Lebanon if war breaks out

As Israel battles Hezbollah's tunnels, Bennett says that Lebanon will pay the price in the next war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/7/2018, 11:34 AM

Netanyahu "seeks to prove himself" on Defense

Report: Prime Minister seeks to change policies on Gaza, razing of terrorist homes, illegal Arab construction.Gil Ronen, 11/30/2018, 3:15 PM

'There need to be good reasons to dismantle government'

Yariv Levin explains why PM refrained from deciding on elections despite coalition difficulties and calls by some ministers to dismantle it.Mordechai Sones, 11/29/2018, 11:18 AM

Shaked 'hindering electronic cuffing law'

MK Lavie says Justice Minister 'decided to delay electronic cuffing law again,' which Lavie says is aimed only at 'violent men'. Commentary.Gil Ronen, 11/28/2018, 11:00 AM

'Anti-Semitism is an ancient disease that rears its ugly head'

CNN interviews Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, who reacts to poll showing that anti-Semitism is alive and well in Europe.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2018, 12:13 AM

Netanyahu forgot what it is to be Rightist

Prime Minister is harming Israeli deterrence, not building in Judea and Samaria, and not expelling infiltrators because he has no threat.Chaim Lev, 11/27/2018, 7:04 PM

Netanyahu to Czech President: 'Next Year in Jerusalem'

President of Czech Republic Miloš Zaman and wife Ivana Zabrova lunch at Prime Minister's residence in Jerusalem.Nitzan Kedar, 11/27/2018, 5:55 PM

Chad President: 'We'll renew relations with Israel within weeks'

President of Chad says his country doesn't intend to tarry in diplomatic relations with Israel, will help renew ties with Sudan.Mordechai Sones, 11/26/2018, 9:23 PM

Israel's politics: A guide for the perplexed

Our president's busy week.Walter Bingham, 11/26/2018, 12:13 AM

Bennett: Netanyahu checkmated me

Bennett talks about failed ultimatum to Netanyahu. 'I don't see this government lasting another year.'Tzvi Lev, 11/24/2018, 6:02 PM

Netanyahu holds first meeting with IDF brass as defense minister

'We have a common mission to defend Israel's security in every arena.'Tzvi Lev, 11/22/2018, 7:52 PM

Shaked admits: 'We lost this round'

Justice Minister explains why Netanyahu is wrong to hold defense portfolio, admits PM won this week's political confrontation.Mordechai Sones, 11/22/2018, 9:38 AM

'Not flip-flopping but national responsibility'

Rabbi Yaakov Medan backs Jewish Home decision not to resign: 'DM should lead victory, not containment, and Bennett's the man.'Shimon Cohen, 11/20/2018, 4:41 PM

The Jewish Home's threat

Jewish Home faction will not vote with coalition until Eli Ben Dahan reinstated as deputy defense minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2018, 6:50 PM

Israeli civilian resilience is truly enviable

How do the Israelis get up in the morning and go about their business with what has been happening recently? Giulio Meotti, 11/18/2018, 6:06 AM

Bennett and Netanyahu to meet Friday

Naftali Bennett to reiterate his demand while meeting with Prime Minister Netanyahu that he will resign if not appointed defense minister.Tzvi Lev, 11/16/2018, 7:32 AM

'Liberman's resignation far from being a victory for Hamas'

Professor Avraham Diskin of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem talks about Liberman's resignation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2018, 3:46 AM

Barak: Submarine scandal borders on treason

Former prime minister says 'Case 3000' borders on treason, says Netanyahu needs to resign.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2018, 6:08 PM

Why did a Brazilian cop name his son Benjamin Netanyahu?

Chabad emissary reportedly convinced Brazilian Interior Ministry to allow a pro-Israel policeman to name his son after Israeli premier.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/8/2018, 9:27 PM

Ya'alon: Netanyahu knew everything

After police recommend charges against Netanyahu confidant in submarine scandal, ex-defense minister says PM knew about alleged bribery.Tzvi Lev, 11/8/2018, 8:23 PM

Police release 'submarine' conclusions

Israel Police completes investigation into 'Submarine Case' over charges including bribery, fraud, breach of trust, money laundering.Mordechai Sones, 11/8/2018, 2:01 PM

Energy Minister promises to block death penalty for terrorists

Yuval Steinitz refers to Gaza situation and attempts to consolidate calm: 'Possible to reach arrangement without bodies of Goldin and Shaul'Mordechai Sones, 11/5/2018, 6:36 PM

PM meets US Special Representative for Syria Engagement Jeffrey

Two discuss developments in Syria, efforts to counter Iranian aggression.Mordechai Sones, 11/5/2018, 6:25 PM

PM Netanyahu meets with Ghana FM Botchwey

PM meets with Ghanaian Foreign Minister Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey at Foreign Ministry in Jerusalem, discuss economic cooperation.Mordechai Sones, 11/5/2018, 4:49 PM

Man charged with threatening Prime Minister Netanyahu

28-year-old accused of calling police station, telling dispatcher he will kill Prime Minister.Mordechai Sones, 11/4/2018, 11:49 AM

Netanyahu in Europe: Strengthen the Saudis despite Khashoggi

Israeli PM, first foreign leader to be invited to Craiova Forum, uses pulpit to urge change in EU's Mideast policy.Nitsan Keidar, 11/2/2018, 3:30 PM

Hamas suffered big blow; We're on edge between flare-up and calm

'We're trying to bring quiet, stop attacks,' senior official says; 'We've more blows for Hamas and we're planning them if necessary.'Mordechai Sones, 10/29/2018, 9:21 PM

'Picking Prime Minister can't be left to the president'

Likud MK supports law obligating president of Israel to tap head of largest party to form government.Hezki Baruch, 10/24/2018, 2:16 PM

'I want Israel to be the home of every Jew'

Prime Minister Netanyahu, US Ambassador David Friedman speak at Jewish Federations of North America's General Assembly in Tel Aviv.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/24/2018, 12:34 PM

'They give - they'll get; they don't give - they won't get'

Defense Minister at rally: 'There'll be quiet, there'll be calm, then we'll know how to be neighbors.'Mordechai Sones, 10/23/2018, 11:02 PM

Enforcement source: Netanyahu investigations are over

Police investigators will write conclusions in coming days, to be forwarded to Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit.Mordechai Sones, 10/23/2018, 10:26 PM

'Netanyahu, Stand by your word'

Dep Minister Tzipi Hotovely and MK Yehuda Glick tour Khan al-Ahmar. 'Carry out evacuation ASAP; we'll manage with international community.'Hezki Baruch, 10/22/2018, 6:36 PM

The strange demand of the Labor Secretary General

Labor Party secretary calls on PM to apologize for part in demonstrations preceding Rabin assassination, ties demand to PM's 69th birthday.Mordechai Sones, 10/21/2018, 2:04 PM

Netanyahu again hesitates to strike

All who care about court's honor when it comes to evacuating Jews suddenly lose faith in system when it comes to Khan al-Ahmar. Commentary.Nitsan Keidar, 10/21/2018, 11:57 AM

Report: PM's recently-deceased lawyer planned for him to resign

Report says Netanyahu's attorney Jacob Weinroth had planned for premier to step down in exchange for reduced sentence in corruption probes.Tzvi Lev, 10/18/2018, 5:39 PM

'Never was and never will be one like him'

PM participates in funeral of close friend - leading attorney Weinroth: 'a great person has left us.'Mordechai Sones, 10/16/2018, 10:36 PM

Culture Minister and Knesset Speaker meet for reconciliation

Regev and Edelstein meet after protracted break between them since torch-lighting ceremony last Independence Day.Mordechai Sones, 10/14/2018, 4:41 PM

PM Netanyahu celebrates US Navy’s birthday on destroyer

Prime Minister Netanyahu and his wife visited USS Ross docked at the Port of Ashdod.Yoni Kempinski, 10/11/2018, 10:08 PM

Bernie Sanders slams Israel’s Nationality Law as Trump-inspired

Failed Democratic presidential candidate claims Israel's ratification as Jewish State proves Trump corrupting influence.Mordechai Sones, JTA, 10/10/2018, 2:45 PM

Cabinet approves proposal to bring 1,000 Falash Mura to Israel

Legal experts warn: 'Precedent may be applied to immigrants from all over world.'Mordechai Sones, 10/7/2018, 6:55 PM

Sarah Netanyahu trial opens today

PMs wife's trial begins today at Jerusalem Magistrate's Court without lawyers Weinrot and Hadad who resigned.Mordechai Sones, 10/7/2018, 10:07 AM

Netanyahu confident after police questioning

PMO says: "Not only do the investigations lack any meat – they do not even have any bones."Arutz Sheva, 10/5/2018, 2:34 PM

The Lebanese performance

Lebanon boasts 73 diplomats came on tour to refute Netanyahu remarks on missile sites, but it turns out most were junior. Who didn't come?Mordechai Sones, 10/2/2018, 3:57 PM

Goldin family awaits Netanyahu speech

'Expected to declare return of boys precondition for entire Gaza agreement, demand UN bear responsibility for abduction during cease-fire.'Mordechai Sones, 9/27/2018, 9:22 AM

Netanyahu and Trump will not discuss peace plan

PM will spend afternoon with President Trump; US source: Peace plan not to be raised at meeting, will mainly discuss Russia.Nitzan Kedar, 9/26/2018, 9:28 AM