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    Israel’s first new govt in 12 years begins

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 10:33pm on June 14, 2021

    Israel awoke Monday with Jewish nationalist Naftali Bennett at the head of a precarious coalition government that faces stark challenges, after 12 years under right-wing...

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    Netanyahu ousted as parliament votes new govt

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 10:44am on June 14, 2021

    A motley alliance of Israeli parties on Sunday ended Benjamin Netanyahu’s 12 straight years as prime minister, as parliament voted in a new government led...

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    EU congratulates new Israeli premier Bennett

    Agence France-Presse. Brussels, Belgium | Updated at 07:17am on June 14, 2021

    EU Council president Charles Michel congratulated the new Israeli prime minister Naftali Bennett in a message on Twitter Sunday, after an alliance of parties ousted...

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    Netanyahu ousted as ‘change’ coalition forms new govt

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 12:44am on June 14, 2021

    A motley alliance of Israeli parties on Sunday ousted Benjamin Netanyahu, the country’s longest-serving prime minister, and formed a new government in a seismic shift...

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    Israel’s new govt will be more dysfunctional

    | Updated at 12:00am on June 14, 2021

    A NEW government is expected to be formed in Israel, finally ending the 12-year reign of Benjamin Netanyahu as prime minister. Yair Lapid, the leader...

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    Israel ‘change’ coalition poised for vote to end Netanyahu era

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 10:57pm on June 13, 2021

    Israel’s prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday faced the likely end of his 12-year rule as a parliament vote loomed in which a fragile ‘change’...

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    Israel parliament on voting against Netanyahu govt

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 10:50am on June 13, 2021

    Israeli lawmakers are to vote on Sunday on a ‘change’ coalition government of bitter ideological rivals united by their determination to banish prime minister Benjamin...

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    Palestinian teen shot dead by Israeli army

    Agence France-Presse . Ramallah | Updated at 11:03pm on June 11, 2021

    A Palestinian teenager died Friday after the Israeli army shot him during clashes in the West Bank, Palestinian medics and the health ministry said. ‘Mohammad...

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    Outcry as Ilhan Omar likens US, Israel to Taliban

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:57pm on June 11, 2021

    US congresswoman Ilhan Omar faced broad condemnation Thursday including from her Democratic Party’s leadership after the Muslim lawmaker accused the United States and Israel of...

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    Israeli forces kill 2 Palestinian military intelligence officers

    Agence France-Presse . Jenin, Palestinian Territories | Updated at 08:34pm on June 10, 2021

    Three Palestinians, including two Palestinian military intelligence officers, were killed early Thursday by Israeli special forces who were on a mission to arrest suspected ‘terrorists’...