June 14, 2024

Joy Reid: Netanyahu and Putin Both Face Charges They’re ‘Prolonging Their Wars’ to Keep Power

On Monday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “ReidOut,” host Joy Reid argued that Russia’s Vladimir Putin and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu share “An ongoing war or stance that is deeply unpopular, along with criticism that they are prolonging their wars in order to stay in power.” And Netanyahu is battling “for his reputation, legacy, and power

Netanyahu: Purim Holiday Foretells Israeli Victory over Hamas

Haim Zach GPO Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu issued a greeting on the Jewish holiday of Purim on Sunday, saying that the holiday’s message of triumph over genocidal enemies held an enduring relevance for Israel’s military battles today. Purim is based on the story in the Book of Esther, in which the Jews are saved from

‘A Moral Low’: Netanyahu Slams Biden Decision to Sanction Religious IDF Unit

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu slammed the Biden administration’s reported decision Saturday to slap sanctions on a unit of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) for alleged human rights abuses against Palestinians in the past. The sanctions, first reported by Axios reporter Barak Ravid, would apply to the Netzach Yehudah (“Power of Judea”) unit, which enlists

Pelosi: I Question if Netanyahu Is ‘Capable of Peace’

On Wednesday’s broadcast of “CNN NewsNight,” Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) stated that she has “always questioned” whether Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu “was capable of peace,” and that there needs to be an investigation beyond the one Israel is doing on the strike that killed World Central Kitchen workers in order for Israel to get

U.N. Chief Guterres Scolds Netanyahu for Refusing Two-State Solution to Gaza War

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was publicly scolded Sunday by U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres after he twice refused to accept the imposition of a two-state solution as a path to ending the ongoing crisis in Gaza. In his remarks, UPI reports Guterres said the rejection of “the right to full statehood for Palestine” is “unacceptable.”

Surrender: Blinken Tells Netanyahu Israel Can’t Defeat Hamas

Secretary of State Antony Blinken told Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu last week that Israel cannot defeat Hamas — that there is no “military solution,” and that Israel will have to accept a Palestinian state. Netanyahu reportedly rejected the idea. NBC News reported Wednesday that Blinken, and Biden, are therefore trying to work around Netanyahu

South Africa Misquotes Bible, Netanyahu in Accusing Israel of ‘Genocide’ at The Hague

South African lawyer Tembeka Ngcukaitobi misquoted the Bible on Thursday in accusing Israel of “genocide” against Palestinians at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) at The Hague, as it tried to turn the victim of Hamas’s terror attack into the aggressor. Ngcukaitobi cited statements by various Israeli officials responding to the October 7 attack as if

Senior Israeli Official: Biden Should Topple Hamas, not Netanyahu

A senior Israeli official said Tuesday that President Joe Biden should focus on toppling the Hamas terrorist group, rather than trying to topple the democratically-elected government of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The Israeli source was commenting in the wake of a report Monday that said U.S. intelligence agencies “expect” the Israeli prime minister’s coalition government

Netanyahu Opposes Biden: No Way Palestinian Authority Runs Gaza Again

JERUSALEM, Israel — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu repeated his opposition Saturday night to a proposal by U.S. President Joe Biden to restore control of Gaza to the Palestinian Authority (PA) once Hamas is removed from power and destroyed. On Saturday, Biden published an op-ed in the Washington Post in which he supported Israel, though once again

Solidarity? White House Vows ‘Tough Questions’ for Netanyahu; Wants ‘Zero’ Civilian Casualties

Samuel Corum/Bloomberg via Getty Images John Kirby, the White House’s National Security Council Coordinator for Strategic Communications, told reporters aboard Air Force Once en route to Israel on Tuesday evening that President Joe Biden would have “tough questions” for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu when they met Wednesday morning. Biden’s trip was intended to show

Biden Lectures Netanyahu on Judicial Reform –Packing Commission

President Joe Biden has warned Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu against pursuing judicial reform — after his own administration considered a radical proposal to pack the Supreme Court with liberal justices. The Times of Israel reports that Biden “raised his concerns with the judicial overhaul being advanced by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government during a

‘Bibi Is Back!’: Exit Polls Show Netanyahu With Majority Bloc in Israeli Elections

Exit polls predicted Tuesday evening that former Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will be able to form a majority bloc and return to power in a new coalition government, according to Israeli news sources. Netanyahu’s party, the Likud, looked set to be the largest party, with other parties on the right winning enough seats to join…

Netanyahu Victory Depends on Final Count of Ballots; Arab Party on the Edge

Former Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is on his way to making a comeback with a projected win of 61-62 seats, if exit polls for Israel’s fifth election in three-plus are anything to go by — which they often aren’t. According to the polls, which are often not true indicators of the end results, Netanyahu’s right-wing…

Joe Biden Demands ‘Significant De-escalation’ from Benjamin Netanyahu as Terror Rocket Attacks Continue

President Joe Biden demanded Israel participate in “significant de-escalation” of its defensive war against Palestinian Hamas terrorists, the White House revealed Wednesday. “The President conveyed to the Prime Minister that he expected a significant de-escalation today on the path to a ceasefire,” the White House said in a readout of the president’s call with Israeli…

Israeli Election Too Close to Call, Though Netanyahu Wins Plurality

Israel’s fourth election in two years is too close to call, even though Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud Party won far more votes than any of its rivals on Tuesday. Under Israel’s parliamentary system, a party or coalition of parties must win a combined total of 61 seats in the 120-member Knesset to form a…

Trump and Netanyahu Team Up to Hammer Iran on the Way Out

Joe Biden should repair the damage and continue plans to rejoin the nuclear deal.President Donald J. Trump and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel at the United Nations General Assembly in October. (Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead)Donald Trump’s foreign policy has had some high points, such as formalizing relations between Israel and some…

This Is CNN: Cuomo Shills for Iran Deal, Gets Basic Facts Wrong in Combative Netanyahu Interview.

TEL AVIV — CNN’s Chris Cuomo conducted a largely belligerent interview with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on his New Day program on Tuesday in which the CNN host repeatedly interrupted and spoke over the Israeli leader, going so far as to confront Netanyahu about Israel’s suspected nuclear arsenal. During the interview, Cuomo suggested that the […]

Trump Proclaims Netanyahu Announcement on Iran Shows ‘I’ve Been 100% Right’

From a White House Rose Garden podium this afternoon, President Donald Trump declared that he has been “100 percent right” on continued Iran nuclear development and brand new evidence from the Israeli Prime Minister proves that. Moments before President Trump and Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari held a joint press conference in the White House Rose […]

Netanyahu: Iran ‘brazenly lied’ about nuclear program, continued work after deal.

 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused Iran of lying about its nuclear program in a speech broadcast live Monday, revealing information he said showed the Islamic Republic had for years worked on developing nuclear weapons, and continued to pursue such weapons even after signing the 2015 nuclear deal with world powers. The premier, who has […]

On 70th anniversary, Netanyahu says Israel’s light will beat enemies’ ‘darkness’

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at the opening of Israel’s 70th anniversary celebrations, at Mount Herzl in Jerusalem, April 18, 2017. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in a fiery address at a torch-lighting ceremony marking Israel’s 70th Independence Day, declared that the Jewish state is becoming a “world power” and said its light will overcome its enemies’ […]

Glick: Israel’s ‘Deep State’ Targets Netanyahu with Bogus Charges.

The Israeli investigation against Netanyahu shows remarkable similarities with the Special Counsel probe against Trump. The Israeli police investigation against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shows remarkable similarities with the Special Counsel probe against President Donald Trump in the United States. During the prime time news broadcasts Tuesday evening in Israel, the dramatic news was […]

FLASHBACK: The Obama Administration Called Netanyahu A ‘Chickensh**’

In 2014, a high-ranking Obama official called Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu a “chickenshit.”  The derogatory term was meant as an insult to Netanyahu for his cautious posturing on the Obama-proposed peace process with the Palestinians. The comment was made to Jeffrey Goldberg and published in the Atlantic: The other day I was talking to […]

New ISIS Propaganda Lines Up Trump, Netanyahu for Execution.

  ISIS continues its propaganda campaign after making good on promises to strike New York City as was warned in previous posters. The terror group’s latest ramps the rhetoric way up by featuring two unlikely prisoners awaiting execution: President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. It’s addressed to “Jews and worshippers of the […]

Netanyahu Slams European ‘Hypocrisy’ On Trump’s Jerusalem Move.

TEL AVIV – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu slammed European “hypocrisy” and “double standards,” saying EU leaders were quick to condemn President Donald Trump for his recognition of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital but remained silent in the face of retaliatory rocket attacks into Israel from Gaza. The prime minister made his remarks ahead of a two-day trip […]

Pope Francis, Netanyahu Send Their Blessings as Museum of the Bible Opens in D.C.

Washington, D.C. – Prominent leaders from many faiths gathered in D.C. Friday for the dedication and ribbon cutting ceremony that marked the opening of the non-sectarian, $500 million Museum of the Bible which seeks to entertain and educate visitors about the history of the Bible and its significance. The dedication ceremony of the museum, which […]

WATCH: Netanyahu Dazzles UN with Israel’s ‘Remarkable Contributions to All Nations’

Addressing the UN General Assembly, Netanyahu stressed Israel’s remarkable global contributions and its success on both the military and the diplomatic fronts. “Tomorrow evening, Jews around the world will look back with wonder at the miraculous rebirth of our nation, and we look ahead with pride at the remarkable contributions Israel will continue to make […]

Netanyahu on Trump UN Speech: In More than 30 Years at UN, Have Not Heard a Speech so Bold and Courageous

President Donald Trump addressed the United Nations General Assembly Tuesday for the first time. The US president delivered a fearless speech to the international body. President Trump slammed the terrorists of Hezbollah, the dangers of socialism, the murderous Iranian regime, Obama’s embarrassing Iranian nuclear deal, and North Korean ‘rocket man’ Kim Jong Un. Israeli Prime […]

WATCH: Netanyahu – Four Million Lives Would’ve Been Saved If Allies Had Bombed Death Camps Immediately.

TEL AVIV – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday slammed western powers during his speech on Holocaust Remembrance Day, saying that Allied powers knew of the atrocities happening to Jews in death camps and had they have acted on that knowledge they would have saved the lives of four million Jews and millions of others. […]

Netanyahu Slaps Obama, Praises Trump’s ‘Very Strong’ Leadership.

One prominent global leader who is particularly happy about America’s “welcome change” at the top is Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who on Friday praised Donald Trump’s “very strong” words and “forthright deeds” in response to the tyrannical regime in Syria. The PM’s comments came during a joint press conference with Defense Secretary James Mattis on Friday. During his […]

Restored: 5 Ways Trump, Netanyahu Improved U.S.-Israel Relations

President Donald Trump hosted Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House on Wednesday — the fourth visit by a foreign leader, less than four weeks into the new administration. At their joint press conference, it was clear that U.S-Israel relations are once again on solid ground, after eight years of hostility from the […]

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