“I think I am at 98 percent in Israel,” he said. “You’d better be careful, I’ll leave here and go run in Israel.”
At a show last year, Netanyahu was reportedly “seen running around … with a frantic energy.”
JERUSALEM (JTA) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has broken David Ben-Gurion’s record as the prime minister who served the longest consecutive term in Israel’s history. As of Tuesday, Netanyahu had served 2,793 days — or seven years and 236 days — besting Ben-Gurion’s 2,790-day record, according to the Israel Democracy Institute. Ben-Gurion was Israel’s first…
Michael Oren, former Israeli ambassador to the United States, has been appointed deputy minister in the Prime Minister’s Office.
Yehuda Avner, a speechwriter and advisor to four Israeli prime ministers, has died.
Watch out, Netanyahu, you’ve got company. In an appearance on the ‘Colbert Report,’ ‘Homeland’ star Mandy Patinkin insinuated he may be making a bid for Prime Minister of Israel.
Volodymyr Groysman, a deputy prime minister who is Jewish, was appointed acting prime minister of Ukraine following the resignation of Arseniy Yatsenyuk.
When it comes to the details of the Joint Initiative of the Government of Israel and World Jewry, key questions have yet to be answered — including what it will do and who will fund it.
Former Israeli prime minister Ariel Sharon, the larger-than-life soldier and politician whose stormy, six-decade career helped define the Jewish state, has died at 85.
The condition of former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, in a coma since 2006, has deteriorated sharply in recent hours and he is close to death, the hospital treating him said on Thursday.