Benjamin Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, accompanied by his wife Sara, speaks before the screening of the television documentary "Israel: The Royal Tour" at Paramount Studios on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Malibu officials say feds caused Netanyahu jam

MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a federal switcheroo is to blame for last week’s 5-mile-long traffic jam during a Malibu visit by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. City News Service says Malibu officials on Tuesday blamed […]

03/11/2014

Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron (AP Photo/PA)

Cameron to make 1st visit as UK leader to Israel

LONDON (AP) – Prime Minister David Cameron plans to make his first visit as British leader to Israel and the Palestinian territories this week. Cameron’s Downing Street office says he will meet Israeli Prime Minister […]

03/10/2014

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, accompanied by his wife Sara, speaks before the screening of the television documentary "Israel: The Royal Tour" at Paramount Studios on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Netanyahu to cap California tour with museum visit

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s three-day tour of California has included a Hollywood premiere and a swing through Silicon Valley. It concludes Thursday with a stop somewhat closer to home. […]

03/06/2014

California Gov. Jerry Brown, left, and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, right, sign an agreement to expand cooperation at the Computer History Museum Wednesday, March 5, 2014, in Mountain View, Calif.  (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

Netanyahu and Gov. Brown sign pro-business pact

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a swing through the Silicon Valley to meet with high-tech leaders and sign a pro-business agreement with Gov. Jerry Brown. During a meeting at […]

03/05/2014

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, center, shakes hands with supporters before the screening of the television documentary "Israel: The Royal Tour" at Paramount Studios on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Netanyahu and Gov. Brown sign pro-business pact

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is making a swing through the Silicon Valley where he met with high-tech leaders and signed a pro-business agreement with Gov. Jerry Brown. Sitting next […]

03/05/2014

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks to the AIPAC meeting at the Washington Convention Center, Tuesday, March 4, 2014, in Washington.  (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Netanyahu to Abbas: ‘Recognize the Jewish state’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Tuesday that reassuring words from Iranian officials about not wanting nuclear weapons do not square with Tehran’s actions — and that the international community needs to […]

03/04/2014

President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shakes hands in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Monday, March 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Obama: Tough choices needed in Mideast talks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Seeking to salvage an elusive Middle East peace plan, President Barack Obama pressed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Monday to make the “tough decisions” needed to move forward on talks with the […]

03/03/2014

A picture taken and not edited as Jerusalem Post photographer Marc Israel Sellem snapped away during a joint press conference held by German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem on Feb. 25, 2014. He captured Netanyahu gesturing across the stage. Unfortunately for the two leaders, the resultant shadow gave Merkel a faux mustache not unlike that of another, far less reputed, German leader, Adolf Hitler. The Jerusalem Post is not using or distributing the image but it has been widely circulated on social media.

Lighting casts unfortunate shadow that no one intended

Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s finger shadow was captured by a photographer as it crossed the lip line of German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s face. The photograph shows Mr. Netanyahu pointing at something — and the […]

02/25/2014

In this Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014 photo, Israeli workers inspects barrels in a winery in the West Bank settlement of Psagot. (AP Photo/Dan Balilty)

Israel’s Netanyahu calls boycotters ‘anti-Semites’

JERUSALEM (AP) — It is time Israel fought back against those who boycott the Jewish state, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday, dubbing them “anti-Semites.” The comments come as concerns grow in Israel over a […]

02/17/2014

US President Barack Obama (l) and Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. (AP Photo)

Netanyahu to visit White House March 3

WASHINGTON (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu plans to visit President Barack Obama next month amid tension between the allies on diplomatic matters. The White House announced the March 3 visit on Wednesday and […]

02/12/2014

General view of the Dome of the Rock Mosque and the city of Jerusalem. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner, File)

Analysis: Israel, Palestinians face hard choices

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — As U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry returns to the region Thursday, the American message to the Israeli and Palestinian leaders is clear: It’s time to start making hard decisions. […]

01/01/2014

Israeli army paramedics treat a civilian shot near the Israel and Gaza border, Dec. 24, 2013. (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov)

Israel launches Gaza airstrikes for worker killing

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israeli air and ground forces launched a series of attacks Tuesday on targets across the Gaza Strip, killing a young girl and wounding 10 in response to the deadly […]

12/24/2013

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