Tag: Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu
November 19, 1998 | 7:00 pmIsrael's ratification of the Wye agreement, calling for another 13-percent West Bank withdrawal in return for Palestinian security measures, was completed on Tuesday night when the Knesset endorsed the American-brokered deal by a vote of 75 to 19, with nine abstentions.
November 5, 1998 | 7:00 pmAbe Foxman, the national director of the Anti-Defamation League, says that he's opening up a new front in his organization's 85-year campaign to protect Jews from defamation. This new fight is a little different from battles past, though, because its target is other Jews.
October 8, 1998 | 8:00 pmThe most talked-about, perhaps the most feared, figure in Israeli politics this holiday season is neither a statesman nor a rabble-rouser. He is Yitzhak Kedouri, a frail, mystical Iraqi-born rabbi, barely able to speak or to walk unaided, whose widely distributed kabbalistic amulets...
August 7, 1998 | 8:00 pm
King Hussein's battle with lymph cancer leaves Israel hoping for the best
Israel's Best(Arab) Friend
By Larry Derfner, Tel Aviv Correspondent
When Prime Minister...
May 28, 1998 | 8:00 pm
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu
Photo by Peter Halmagyi
Some of you may have caught last week's New Yorker (May 25) with journalist David Remnick's profile of Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu. If not, I urge you to call the...
December 11, 1997 | 7:00 pm
Dr. Dore Goldis an American who grew up in Connecticut and as an adult madealiyah. From 1987 through 1996, he served as director of the U.S.Foreign and Defense Policy Project at the Jaffe Center for StrategicStudies, Tel Aviv University. When Binyamin Netanyahu was electedprime...
November 13, 1997 | 7:00 pm
On the eve of his most testing American visit since he becamePrime Minister, Binyamin Netanyahu was humiliated, live on prime-timetelevision, last Monday by the least likely of dissidents -- theblue-collar ward party bosses of the Likud central committeeconvention.
Their quarrel, as...
October 9, 1997 | 8:00 pm
The botched assassination attempt on a Hamas official in Amman onSept. 25 has turned into a security, as well as a diplomatic,disaster for Israel. Commentators are calling for the resignations ofboth Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and chief of the Mossadexternal security service,...