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Marcy Oster, JTA
Marcy Oster, JTA

Benjamin Netanyahu

Israel PM is indicted; Netanyahu bitterly denies charges of corruption

JERUSALEM — Benjamin Netanyahu has been charged in three corruption cases, marking the first time a sitting Israeli prime minister has been indicted. The charges,...

Benjamin Netanyahu

Netanyahu indicted for corruption

JERUSALEM — Benjamin Netanyahu has been charged in three corruption cases, marking the first time a sitting Israeli prime minister has been indicted. The charges,...

Gantz receives mandate to form government

JERUSALEM — Israeli President Reuven Rivlin will officially ask Benny Gantz to form a government, with a third election in less than a year looming. It will mark the...

Gunman opens fire near Halle, Germany synagogue on Yom Kippur; kills two

President Frank-Walter Steinmeier of Germany said the state “must protect Jewish life” in the aftermath of a shooting attack near a synagogue on Yom Kippur. On...

Too close to call

JERUSALEM — On Wednesday, Sept. 18, the morning after Israel’s second national election in five months, the results were unclear, with some 90% of the votes...

Unprecedented devastation

PALM BEACH — The Israel-based humanitarian group IsraAID, B’nai B’rith International and Chabad are among those pitching in to help the Bahamas in the wake of...

Trump: Jews ‘disloyal’ if they vote Dem

WASHINGTON — Most Jewish groups called out President Donald Trump as “dangerous” and displaying “textbook anti-Semitism” for accusing Jews who vote for...

Israel’s election: Who’s who, what’s what

JERUSALEM — The main difference between the upcoming election in Israel and the one last April is that a few groups of small parties have decided to join together,...

Ethiopians demonstrate in Kiryat Ata

Ethiopian’s death unleashes fury

JERUSALEM — Protests by the Ethiopian-Israeli community and their supporters entered a third day on July 3 in Israel in the wake of the killing of an Ethiopian-Israeli...

An empty Knesset, June 12, 2019. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)

Who’s running the show in Israel?

JERUSALEM — With Israel coming up on its second election in five months with no ruling coalition in power, some may be asking who is actually running the government....