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Marcy Oster, JTA
Marcy Oster, JTA

Benjamin Netanyahu

Netanyahu trial opens; he’s ordered to be there

JERUSALEM — After more than three years of investigation, charges in three cases and three national elections, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu entered a...

Third time’s not the charm

JERUSALEM — Israel held its unprecedented third election in less than a year last week and, yet again, the results raised more questions than answers. At first it...

Can Bibi form a coalition?

JERUSALEM — With most of the votes in Israel having been counted from the Monday, March 2, election, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party has the most...

‘A Field for Ezra’ — in honor of a terror victim

JERUSALEM — American teen Ezra Schwartz will never play on the baseball field in Ra’anana that bears his name. But hundreds of Israeli young people, including some...

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...