Benjamin Netanyahu Claims Victory in Israels National Election

Benjamin Netanyahu Claims Victory in Israels National Election

ISRAEL -Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has declared victory in national elections as exit polls show his Likud party gaining ground on its main rival. Addressing a jubilant gathering of supporters early Wednesday, Netanyahu praised them for an “almost inconceivable achievement.” Exit polls put Likud and the rival Blue and White parties in a tight […]

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Faces Indictment on Corruption Charges

At that hearing - which could take place after the April 9 election - Netanyahu can try to persuade the attorney-general, Avichai Mandelblit, not to indict him.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Faces Indictment on Corruption Charges

JERUSALEM – Israel’s attorney-general announced on Thursday he intends to indict Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on corruption charges, a decision coming just six weeks before a closely contested national election. It was the first time a serving Israeli prime minister has been put on official notice of planned prosecution, and deepened uncertainty over how Netanyahu, […]