Netanyahu makes last shot for rightwing vote at rally

Mar 16, 2015

Netanyahu makes last shot for rightwing vote at rally

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a last-ditch effort Sunday to garner support at a mass rightwing rally in Tel Aviv where he pledged he would never make territorial concessions. Netanyahu’s speech, which addressed security concerns and praised Jewish tradition, came hours after he ...

Netanyahu re-elected head of Israel's ruling Likud

Jan 2, 2015

Netanyahu re-elected head of Israel's ruling Likud

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu won another term as leader of the ruling rightwing Likud party ahead of a snap election, the faction said Thursday, easily defeating his lone hard-right challenger. A party primary took place Wednesday ahead of early elections, in which Netanyahu, ...

Jan 31, 2013

The center resurgent in Israel

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu expected a mandate for his party and him in last week's ballot. Instead, Israeli voters almost split in half.