“There is a sense that a deal is inevitable, we must swallow that. But there is hope that we can make it slightly more palatable.” BuzzFeed News’ Sheera Frenkel reports from Jerusalem.
The lead negotiator for Palestine’s quest for statehood wonders what’s left to negotiate about after Netanyahu’s campaign comments. BuzzFeed News’ Sheera Frenkel reports from Jerusalem.
“You cannot misread what has happened here. This is a victory for Netanyahu.”
With 99% of ballots counted early Wednesday, Netanyahu’s Likud Party captured a six seat lead over chief rival Zionist Union — a stunning victory for the prime minister.
Warnings from Likud and other right-wing parties seem to be spurring both Jewish and Arab Israelis to hurry to their voting stations.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is in a battle for his political survival as Israel goes to the polls Tuesday.
“I’m more in danger of losing my house because I can’t pay the mortgage, than losing it to a rocket fired by Hamas.”
In less than a week, Israel will vote for its next prime minister. As the vote comes down to the wire, Israel’s would-be leaders are finding that it is the women on their party lists who could decide the winner.
Israeli police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld says a Palestinian man from East Jerusalem was behind the attack.
In a popular Persian food restaurant in Tel Aviv, Iranian-Israelis wonder if Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to Congress can stop the threat of a nuclear Iran.
“It is time the prime minister listened to us before he wrecks our strategic interests with our closest ally. Nothing good for Israel can come from humiliating the U.S. president.”
“The fact of the matter is that in the last two to three years, all that bad blood is starting to trickle down into the structural elements of the U.S.–Israel relationship. And that is dangerous for everyone.”
U.K. street artist Banksy appears to have visited the Gaza Strip, as seen in a new video released on his site.
Israel does not have any large dams around the Gaza Strip, but the almost annual flooding that happens in the Gaza Strip is emblematic of a much larger problem, say Palestinian officials.
Alaa Abd el-Fattah played a key role during Egypt’s 2011 uprising.
In reelection campaign, Netanyahu uses the stance he has taken against the White House to campaign for more votes.
A new report into the spending habits of the Netanyahu family is raising eyebrows in Israel, but will it have an impact on the upcoming elections?
Egypt’s military said the strikes targeted ISIS training camps and weapons storage sites. The airstrikes came in retaliation to a video showing the group beheading Egyptian Coptic Christians.
Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed are Al Jazeera journalists who were imprisoned in Egypt on charges of spreading false information. They were released Thursday.
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