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Bibi and Buji: A Bad Union

With all eyes on the framework agreement for a nuclear deal with Iran, and on the looming Capitol Hill battle to defend it, it is easy to forget that Israel is still in the process of forming its new government. 94 more words


The Israeli Parliamentary Elections & What They Mean For Israel-United States Relations

Yasmine Akkad

On March 17, 2015 Israeli parliamentary elections were held, resulting in the re-election of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of the center-right Likud party.  Despite Mr. 736 more words

President Obama

Israel – US on Dangerous Game over Iran

This article was published at Athens Views on 3 March 2014

Disregarding the US President, Barack Obama, Benjamin Netanyahu, gave a speech to the Congress after an invitation by John Boehner, the House speaker.

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Syria militants congratulate Netanyahu’s election victory


Leaders of various militant groups operating against the Syrian government have sent congratulatory messages to Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on his victory in the Israeli elections, urging Tel Aviv to continue its support. 277 more words

Daily News

Israel voted for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions

By Roland Rance, Waltham Forest Left Unity member

First published at socialistresistance.org

The victory of Binyamin Netanyahu in Israel’s general election on 17 March, on an overtly racist and uncompromising platform, has dismayed western leaders, and forced many “liberal Zionists” to reassess their attitude towards Israel. 1,992 more words



BLOG 245 March 23, 2015

Twenty-four hours after winning the election in Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu threw the world a curve ball. Bibi snatched defeat from the jaws of victory. 528 more words

Middle East

Netanyahu's Triumph: what it means for Hezbollah

Israel has chosen war.

Despite a racism row on Election Day, deep strains in his relationship with Obama, ridiculous campaign ads, and making controversial statements encouraging European Jews to immigrate to Israel, Netanyahu has won again. 50 more words