Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu flew to Saudi Arabia for a clandestine meeting with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, media said, in the first reported trip by an Israeli premier to the Arab kingdom.
Thousands of Israelis demonstrated outside the official residence of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday night, resuming the weekly protest against the Israeli leader after emergency restrictions imposed as part of a coronavirus lockdown were lifted.
"We won't leave until Bibi leaves." Israel's struggle to contain the coronavirus has stirred deep-seated resentment toward Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and protests demanding his resignation are growing by the week.
Thousands of Israelis joined a protest in occupied Al-Quds, calling on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to step down as he is on trial over corruption charges and amid anger over his cabinet’s mishandling of economy and a coronavirus outbreak.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Tuesday he was moving forward with a plan to build some 3,500 settler units in one the most sensitive areas of the occupied West Bank despite international criticism.
Palestinian Authority dismissed Israeli prime minister’s remarks over drawing up map of West Bank annexations, saying that the only accepted map of the Palestine is on the 1967 borders with Al-Quds as its capital.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has reportedly sent a note to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, warning that Palestine now feels free to stop security cooperation with the regime as part of the Oslo accords, which are “disavowed” by a contentious US-devised Middle East plan.
US President Donald Trump said on Thursday he will release details of his long-delayed peace plan for the Middle East before Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his election rival Benny Gantz visit the White House next week.