All posts tagged "Benjamin Netanyahu"
Kushner kicks off Mideast peace push with first solo visit
By Josh Federman JERUSALEM — President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and chief Middle East adviser, Jared Kushner, made his first solo visit to the region Wednesday, holding separate meetings with the Israeli and Palestinian leaders in an attempt...
- Posted June 21, 2017
On Holocaust day, Netanyahu says its lessons guide him
He said Iran and ISIS are "publicly striving to destroy us"
- Posted April 24, 2017
Israel leader’s White House trip clouded in uncertainty
The "positive thing" is that Trump's policies are still not set, he said, "so there is an opportunity to listen and to develop and to impact the strategy that is being developed in the United States."
- Posted February 13, 2017
Israel’s Netanyahu says US embassy should be in Jerusalem
"Jerusalem is the capital of Israel and it is appropriate that not only the American embassy will be here"
- Posted January 29, 2017
Netanyahu: Trump Understands ‘Danger’ of Iran Nuclear Deal
His remarks about Iran — at a ceremony commemorating the systematic mass murder of Jews during World War II — show how the Holocaust is still a central part of Israel's psyche
- Posted January 26, 2017
Israel pushes ahead with settlements as Trump takes office
Netanyahu thanked Trump for his friendship and his inauguration speech pledge to battle IS militants
- Posted January 22, 2017
Israel’s Netanyahu mired in series of corruption allegations
He's been interrogated over questionable ties to top executives in media
- Posted January 17, 2017
Israel’s Netanyahu places hopes in Trump
Trump is shaping up as the first major player to embrace Israel's nationalist right and its West Bank settlements
- Posted December 25, 2016
Israeli Leader Defends Gas Extraction Deal in Supreme Court
JERUSALEM – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made an unprecedented appearance at the Supreme Court Sunday to defend a deal signed in December with U.S. and Israeli developers drilling offshore gas deposits. Israel’s Channel 10 TV reported...
- Posted February 14, 2016
World Economic Forum Revokes Invite to North Korea for Davos
GENEVA – Organizers of the World Economic Forum in Davos say they have revoked an invitation to a delegation from North Korea, in what appears to be an international rebuke over the secretive Communist country’s nuclear test...
- Posted January 13, 2016