Ehud Barak

Watch: Thousands of Protesters Swarm Netanyahu’s Residence

Thousands of Israelis protested Saturday outside Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s official residence in Jerusalem as well as his private home in Caesarea, as part of ongoing demonstrations calling to unseat the premier over his handling of the coronavirus pandemic as well as the corruption charges facing him.

JERUSALEM, ISRAEL - AUGUST 08: Israeli protesters during a protest against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on August 8, 2020 in Jerusalem, Israel.The protests have become a recurring feature amid discontent over the government's handling of the coronavirus pandemic and Netanyahu looming corruption trial. (Photo by Amir Levy/Getty Images)

EXCLUSIVE – Ex-Israeli Ambassador: Sidney Blumenthal Email to Hillary a ‘Total and Utter Fabrication’

TEL AVIV – Michael Oren, Israel’s former ambassador to the United States, has strongly denied a claim made about him in a recently released email sent to Hillary Clinton by her longtime confidant Sidney Blumenthal. Blumenthal claimed that Oren stalked the West Wing searching for a former Israeli prime minister who was allegedly visiting the White House behind the Israeli government’s back.

Michael Oren (IsraelinUSA / Flickr / CC / Cropped)

End of Probe Smooths Way for Potential Netanyahu Rival

JERUSALEM (AFP) –  Israeli authorities have dropped a probe into ex-military chief Gabi Ashkenazi over an alleged smear campaign, opening a path into politics for the potential challenger to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, reports said Thursday. Ashkenazi is a popular former

Israel's army Chief Lieutenant-General Gabi Ashkenazi is tipped as a possible challenger to Israeli PM Netanyahu