Does Washington Understand The Threat Israel Faces?
Charles Krauthammer provides insight on ‘The Kelly File’.
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Israel Elections 2015: Netanyahu on Likud Party’s ‘Great Victory’ | The New York Times
Israel election 2015 Netanyahu says prayers after claiming victory
Israel elections: Netanyahu’s Likud win surprise victory
Israel election: Netanyahu’s ruling Likud Party claims win
Benjamin Netanyahu is on course for a fourth term as Israel’s prime minister after winning the general election.
Mr Netanyahu will now seek to build a strong coalition government with smaller right-wing parties.
Netanyahu: If re-elected, there will be no Palestinian state
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says if he wins the election, there will be no statehood for the Palestinian people. CBS Radio’s Dan Raviv joins CBSN with more on how that comment could affect future peace negotiations.
Iranian reaction to Netanyahu speech
Livni and Herzog merge in Zionist Union to oust Netanyahu
Running mates former justice minister Tzipi Livni and Labour Party leader Isaac Herzog are not an obvious electoral alliance teaming up against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to see who will govern Israel.
She quit the traditional Likud party of the right to join the Kadima centrists before she formed the liberal Hatnuah party. He’s a socialist. Together, they head the centre-left Zionist Union, with a mantra ‘to defend a Jewish and democratic state’.
Will Netanyahu survive Tuesday’s election?
Will Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hold onto power after next week’s elections? The latest polling reveals that Netanyahu’s Likud party is slightly trailing the Zionist Union party, prompting questions about whether the leader will survive the early elections he called. Special correspondent Martin Seemungal reports from Israel on the challenge Netanyahu faces.
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Israeli FM Avigdor Lieberman runs alone in 2015 polls
Israel’s foreign minister, Moldovan-born Lieberman, 56, heads the ultranationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party, which ran jointly with Likud in the 2013 election.
The Special Election Debate
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Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on show for Iran’s nuclear talks
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran’s Supreme Leader, made a public appearance today amid rumours about his health which were dismissed by a relative as gossip meant to derail ongoing nuclear talks with world powers.
Fascinating excavation finds at Jerusalem’s Tower of David
‘Everyone knows that Jerusalem is made upon layer upon layer of history. In this very small place we have all that history.’
The old Ottoman Kishle building, adjacent to Jerusalem’s Tower of David Museum near the Jaffa Gate, opened to the public. The attraction isn’t so much the 19th century edifice itself; that’s not so old for Israel. The fascinating part is what likes underneath its floors — basically the timeline of Jerusalem spanning close to 3,000 years.
Tower of David Museum spokeswoman Caroline Shapiro says, “I don’t know if there’s anywhere else in Jerusalem that really shows a timeline quite like this. Everyone knows that Jerusalem is made upon layer upon layer of history. In this very small place we have all that history; the stone is witness to so many momentous occasions in the history of the city.”