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Israel’s Netanyahu Shores up Base but Obstacles Remain

JERUSALEM — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shored up his base with a landslide primary victory announced early Friday, but he will need a big win in national elections in March if he hopes to stay in office and gain immunity from prosecution on corr...
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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...