Benjamin Netanyahu

Former Benjamin Netanyahu aide testifies in corruption trial

March 23 (UPI) -- A onetime close aide to former Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu took the stand for the first time in Netanyahu's ongoing corruption trial on Wednesday. The previous aide, former Communications Ministry director-general Shlomo Filber, told the Jerusalem court that Netanyahu had instructed him to "mitigate" the...
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Donald Trump, Benjamin Netanyahu and the historic Abraham Accords

Yesterday was a historic day in the Middle East. Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett met the de facto leader of the United Arab Emirates, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed, during the first ever official visit to the UAE from Israel. This took place 15 months after the Abraham Accords normalized diplomatic relations between Israel, the UAE and three other Arab countries. The latest season of the Axios "How it Happened" podcast has new reporting on the backstory from Barak Ravid.

Donald Trump Says Israeli Leader Benjamin Netanyahu Was Disloyal in Recognizing Joe Biden's Win: 'F--- Him'

Donald Trump is furious with Benjamin Netanyahu over a message the former Israeli prime minister sent to Joe Biden after his 2020 presidential election victory. "I liked Bibi. I still like Bibi. But I also like loyalty," Trump said of Netanyahu, using his nickname, in an interview with journalist Barak Ravid for Axios. "The first person to congratulate Biden was Bibi. And not only did he congratulate him, he did it on tape."

'F--- him' - Donald Trump launches tirade at former ally Benjamin Netanyahu

Donald Trump has launched a foul-mouthed tirade against one of his closest allies, former Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu, accusing him of disloyalty after the US election. In an interview with Barak Ravid, a high-profile Israeli journalist, the former president fumed that Mr Netanyahu congratulated Joe Biden for winning the...

Trump lashes out at Benjamin Netanyahu for congratulating Biden so soon after election: ‘F*** him’

Donald Trump launched a verbal attack on Israel's prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu, saying "f*** him" when asked about Mr Netanyahu congratulating President Biden on his election win. "He has made a terrible mistake,” Mr Trump added.In an interview with Israeli journalist Barak Ravid, about his book Trump's Peace: The Abraham Accords and the Reshaping of the Middle East, Mr Trump was candid about the state of his relationship with the Israeli leader."Nobody did more for Bibi. And I liked Bibi. I still like Bibi," Mr Trump said about Mr Netanyahu. "But I also like loyalty," said the former US...

Benjamin Netanyahu Fast Facts

Here’s a look at the life of former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Marriages: Sara Ben-Artzi (1991-present); Fleur Cates (1981-1988, divorced); Miriam Haran (divorced) Children: with Sara Ben-Artzi: Avner and Yair; with Miriam Haran: Noa. Education: Attended Harvard University; Massachusetts Institute of Technology, B.S., 1974, and M.S., 1976. Military service:...