Photo of Benny Gantz, Esther Hayut, and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Israel’s Netanyahu Given Chance to Form New Government

JERUSALEM — Israel's president on Wednesday asked Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to form a new government, giving the longtime leader the difficult task of breaking a post-election deadlock that has paralyzed the country's political system. "The two of u...
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Israel Decides Netanyahu’s Fate in National Election

JERUSALEM — Israeli voters decided Tuesday whether to give Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu another term in office in a tight election that has become a referendum on his decade in power. "Go to vote. Choose whoever you believe in. Respect each other and l...
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Mexico’s Victor Reaches Out to Trump, Seeks NAFTA Deal

MEXICO CITY — The morning after his crushing election victory, Mexico's president-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador thanked President Donald Trump for his congratulation message and said he'll contact the U.S. leader to "reach an understanding." "We are nev...