Israel's attorney-general intends to indict Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in three corruption cases, Israeli TV said.
Israeli police on Sunday said they had found enough evidence for bribery and fraud charges to be brought against the leader and his wife.
Israel has reacted with fury at proposed Polish legislation that would outlaw blaming Poland for crimes committed during the Holocaust. Poland’s government officially states that the vast majority of people in Poland acted heroically during Nazi Germany’s occupation.
During his first 100 days, President Trump has met with foreign leaders ranging from British Prime Minister Theresa May to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Yahoo News looks back at some of Trump’s more interesting moments with foreign leaders.
Ahead of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s first visit to the Trump White House, Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric takes a look at the ongoing roadblocks to peace in the Middle East.
Before Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's first visit to the White House since President Trump has been in office, Yahoo News and Finance Anchor Bianna Golodryga takes a look at the heated debate surrounding whether to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. On the campaign trail, President Trump promised to do this, but he has since backed away from the plan. As Golodryga explains, he is not the first president to do so.
Responding to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry's speech condemning Israeli settlements, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called it a "great disappointment." He said, "Israelis do not need to be lectured about the importance of peace by foreign leaders." Netanyahu also promised to give the incoming Trump administration proof the U.S. was behind the U.N. resolution condemning Israeli settlements.
On Wednesday, President-elect Donald Trump went on a Twitter tirade against President Obama over what he said were "many inflammatory President O statements and roadblocks." Obama had told his former top strategist David Axelrod that he thought he could win a third term, though Trump did not specify what statements he was referring to. Trump also condemned the Obama administration's approach to Israel in light of the U.N. resolution condemning Israeli settlements.
Peres's office reported that the 93-year-old is sedated and breathing with a respirator. He served three terms as prime minister and won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1994 for his work on an interim peace agreement with the Palestinians.