Israeli police fire stun grenades and scuffles break out in Tel Aviv during nationwide protests against PM Netanyahu's plan to overhaul judiciary. Meanwhile, Netanyahu's wife is "rescued" from a salon besieged by angry protesters.
Israeli far-right minister Bezalel Smotrich's remarks that "Huwara needs to be erased" are repugnant and disgusting, says State Department spokesperson Ned Price.
Critics say Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's reform would greatly weaken judicial independence in Israel, raising concern about the democratic health of the country.
Gali Baharav-Miara tells prime minister that any involvement in the overhaul of the country's judicial system risks a conflict of interest in his ongoing corruption trial.
The announcement was made on Wednesday in a joint statement by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Chadian President Mahamat Deby.
Inhabitants of Khan al Ahmar community face forcible expulsion after firebrand Israeli Minister Itamar Ben-Gvir orders demolition in occupied East Jerusalem area.
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken is set to visit Israel and the occupied West Bank, focusing on “de-escalation” after a deadly Israeli military raid in Jenin set off violent confrontations with Palestinians.
Israel passes an 'emergency regulations' bill, allowing application of Israeli law for illegal settlers living in the occupied West Bank.
Israeli group Shlom Asiraich is collecting tax-exempt donations from Americans for imprisoned radicals who include PM Yitzhak Rabin's assassin and people convicted in deadly attacks on Palestinians, investigation shows.
Tens of thousands of Israelis gather in Tel Aviv to protest plans by PM Benjamin Netanyahu's far-right government to overhaul judicial system, measures that opponents say are undemocratic and enable more corruption.
Tokyo says it seeks cooperation on part of Tel Aviv for a two-state solution.
President Mahmoud Abbas meets Jake Sullivan and seeks US pressure on Israel to halt its illegal settlement construction and its "daily killings and incursions into Palestinian cities and towns."
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