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Explainer: Why is Israel’s Netanyahu facing trial?

20 May 2020, 10:01 PM

A week after being sworn into office for a fifth term, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will go on trial on May 24, charged with corruption.

Israeli court tells Netanyahu he must appear at start of trial

20 May 2020, 6:21 PM

An Israeli court rejected on Wednesday a request by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to be absent from the opening of his corruption trial next week, saying he must abide by the practice of hearing the charges in person.

Israeli parliament nominates Netanyahu to form new government

7 May 2020, 10:19 PM

The Israeli parliament formally nominated Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday to form a new coalition government despite his upcoming trial on corruption charges, bringing him closer to a fifth term after more than a year of political stalemate.

Netanyahu and rival Gantz clinch Israel power-sharing deal

21 April 2020, 4:18 AM

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his centrist election rival Benny Gantz signed a deal on Monday to form a national emergency government, ending a year of unprecedented political deadlock.

Amid coronavirus crisis, Israel tries to untangle political knot

15 March 2020, 2:39 PM

Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday proposed a six-month “emergency government” to confront the coronavirus crisis and end a political deadlock after the country’s third inconclusive election in less than a year.



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