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Netanyahu is expected to call early Israel elections
He is doing so in the midst of legal troubles, pending controversial legislation and feuding among his top ministers.
Bill to exempt Israeli prime ministers from certain taxes passes its first reading
Under the new legislation, an Israeli premier would not have to pay taxes for payments, services or gifts given to him or her while serving, except for salary. The law would also exempt them from paying taxes on state-issued cars and on utility bills at his or her personal home.
Tel Aviv court judge accused of colluding in Bezeq case is officially suspended
Likud insiders rally behind Netanyahu, ruling out his resignation
Ariel Ben Solomon
Amid ongoing corruption probes, Likud is standing firmly behind the Israeli prime minister.
Early Israel election increasingly likely as Netanyahu’s troubles deepen
Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS
Some Israeli lawmakers see early elections as the likely outcome of Netanyahu's legal troubles.
Israeli police push Netanyahu bribery indictment; he decries ‘slander’
Israeli police investigators have recommended that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu be indicted in two corruption cases, increasing the pressure to step down on one of the longest-serving Israeli leaders in the country’s history.