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Benjamin Netanyahu Stays in Power After Israel Vote, Faces Sharp Challenges

By Reuters

Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu narrowly won an election in which disgruntled voters catapulted a new centrist challenger into second place and he now faces the daunting task of building a coalition.Read More


Jewish Camp Counsellor and Yeshiva Teacher Evan Zauder Guilty in Child Porn

By Paul Berger

A yeshiva teacher and summer camp counselor has pleaded guilty to child exploitation and pornography charges.Read More


Victory for Benjamin Netanyahu But Hardly a Mandate in Tight Israel Vote

By JTA

His party shrunk, his opponents grew and his challengers multiplied. Benjamin Netanyahu survived the Knesset elections on Jan. 22 to serve another term as prime minister.Read More


Benjamin Netanyahu Says Iran Is Biggest Challenge After Claiming Israel Vote Win

By Reuters

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in an election victory speech on Wednesday, said preventing a nuclear-armed Iran would be the primary challenge of the new government he intends to form.Read More


What Are Benjamin Netanyahu's Coalition Options After Narrow Israel Election Win?

By Reuters

Benjamin Netanyahu may have eked out enough votes to win on paper. But putting together a viable coalition might be the toughest challenge yet for Bibi.Read More


Benjamin Netanyahu Claims Narrow Israel Win

By Reuters

Benjamin Netanyahu suffered shocking losses to center-left challengers in the Israeli elections. He claimed victory on Facebook, but there’s no telling if he can form ruling coalition.Read More


Exit Polls Show Very Narrow Lead for Bibi

By Reuters

Benjamin Netanyahu pleaded for supporters to vote at the last minute as Israelis voted in surprisingly high numbers. Exit polls say a shock result could be brewing.Read More


Nechemya Weberman Gets 103 Year Sentence

By Reuters

Nechemya Weberman, the unlicensed ultra-Orthodox ‘therapist’ convicted of molesting a young girl in his care, was sentenced to 103 years in prison.Read More


European Jewish Leaders Blame Greek Neo-Nazi Golden Dawn for Racist Killing

By JTA

The head of the European Jewish Congress condemned the “racist” killing of an immigrant in Athens last week, saying it was a result of Greece’s tolerance of the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn Party.Read More


Britain Warns Israel on Fading Hopes for Two-State Solution to Mideast Conflict

By Reuters

Britain said on Tuesday prospects for a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict are almost dead because of expanding Jewish settlement in occupied territory, and warned Israel it was losing international support.Read More


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