Tag: Benjamin Netanyahu

Benjamin Netanyahu: Israel will settle scores with those killing civilians

Netanyahu said that Israel would settle its account with “murderers and those who want to kill, and anyone who helps them. Not only won’t they have any rights, but we will extract the full price from them.”   The prime minister said that he was sure that the actions Israel will take will bring about […]

Benjamin Netanyahu: Root of terrorism is that Palestinians don’t want Israel to exist

Israel will be here forever and overcome terrorism, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in his address to the Knesset at the opening of its winter session Monday.   “After 100 years of terrorism and 100 years of attempts to destroy the Zionist enterprise, our enemies still have not learned,” he said.   “Suicide terrorism was […]

Netanyahu Vows Crackdown on Violence From Any Side

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu sharply condemned a stabbing attack which injured four Arabs in Dimona on Friday, threatening legal steps against violence no matter who initiated the attack. “Israel is a state of law and order,” he said. “We will utilize the law to the fullest against all who initiate violence and break the law – from any […]

Zahalka defies Temple Mount ban for MKs: ‘Benjamin Netanyahu has no authority here’

MK Jamal Zahalka (Joint List) challenged Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s ban of all MKs visiting the Temple Mount, and police blocked him from entering the plaza Thursday.   Arguing with police officers, Zahalka said “Who is Netanyahu in this context? There is no rule that says the prime minister can bar MKs from entering a […]

Nasrallah: Benjamin Netanyahu confused, the West Bank is on the brink of an intifada

Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah attacked both Saudi Arabia and Israel in comments he made on Tuesday, warning that a third intifada was brewing in the West Bank.Nasrallah blamed Saudi Arabia for “the killings in our region,” and hinted at their involvement in the 2006 Second Lebanon War, the Lebanese Al-Akhbar newspaper reported.Nasrallah accused the Saudis […]

No chance Benjamin Netanyahu, Obama will heal their rift, says J Street

There is “zero chance of an actual rapprochement” between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Barack Obama, vice president for communications at JStreet Alan Elsner told The Jerusalem Post on Tuesday.   “These two leaders do not trust each other and are not strong enough or brave enough to actually move forward,” he explained, “The […]

Netanyahu Folds to US on Judea-Samaria Freeze

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu expressed during a late-night emergency Cabinet meeting on Monday strong opposition to calls from Jewish Home and Likud ministers to expand construction in Judea and Samaria in response to recent terror attacks.   According to a Channel 2 report on Tuesday evening, Netanyahu explained to the ministers that such an action would place Israel in […]

Israeli PM vows ‘strong action’ against Palestinian unrest

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Monday that he will use a “strong hand” to quell violent Palestinian protests and deadly attacks, signaling that the current round of violence is bound to escalate at a time when a political solution to the conflict is increasingly distant. Netanyahu said he has sent thousands more soldiers and […]

Netanyahu attacks UN for ‘deafening silence’ in face of Iran’s genocidal threats

His impassioned address dealt mainly with the Iranian threat, with the Israeli prime minister saying that the days when the Jewish people remain passive in the face of genocide are over. He lambasted the international body for its ‘deafening silence’ in response to the Iranian regime’s threats to annihilate Israel, pausing his speech for 45 […]

Abbas speech encourages incitement and disaster in Middle East: Netanyahu

“Abu Mazen’s [Abbas] speech is deceitful and encourages incitement and disaster in the Middle East. Unlike the Palestinians, Israel strictly adheres to the status quo on the Temple Mount, and is committed to continuing to do so in accordance with the agreements between Israel and Jordan and the Waqf,” Netanyahu said.   “We expect and […]