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Israel, also known as the State of Israel, is a country in Western Asia, located on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea and the northern shore of the Red Sea.

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Israeli President starts consultations with parties on government formation
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Israeli President starts consultations with parties on government formation

Israel's President Reuven Rivlin began consultations on Monday with the representatives of the political parties in parliament to entrust one of them with forming a new government, as the country continues its months-long streak without a viable coalition.

Israel faces a deadlock after the 4th election in two years
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Israel faces a deadlock after the 4th election in two years

Israel's 4th election in two years failed once again to produce a clear winner, as the pro-Netanyahu group has the declared support of 52 members of the Knesset (the Israeli Parliament), while his opponents have 57 Knesset Members (KM). To form a government 61 members of the Knesset are needed. Israel is clearly heading towards a period of paralysis and acrimony among the various parties, that may lead to a fifth election late in the summer.

Netanyahu urges rival parties to join Likud-led coalition govt, warns of 5th snap elections otherwise
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Netanyahu urges rival parties to join Likud-led coalition govt, warns of 5th snap elections otherwise

After claiming a 'giant victory' in the parliamentary election, Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday pleaded with members of rival parties to put aside personal differences and partner with him to create a coalition government, warning of a fifth rapid-free election otherwise.

Israel set for 4th election in 2 yrs
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Israel set for 4th election in 2 yrs

Tel Aviv, March 23 Israelis will vote in a fourth election in two years on Tuesday, which many ...

Thousands protest in Israel against Netanyahu ahead of fourth snap election
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Thousands protest in Israel against Netanyahu ahead of fourth snap election

Thousands of people took to the streets throughout Israel to protest against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, just days ahead of the country's fourth general election in less than two years, Haaretz reported.

Thousands protest in Israel against Netanyahu ahead of fourth snap election
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Thousands protest in Israel against Netanyahu ahead of fourth snap election

Thousands of people took to the streets throughout Israel to protest against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, just days ahead of the country's fourth general election in less than two years, Haaretz reported.

Israeli govt approves normalisation deal with Morocco
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Israeli govt approves normalisation deal with Morocco

Tel Aviv, Jan 25 The Israeli government has voted to approve the recently-announced normalisation deal with Morocco, with ...

Israel tightens Covid-19 lockdown
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Israel tightens Covid-19 lockdown

Israel imposed new COVID-19 restrictions on Thursday night, tightening an ongoing nationwide lockdown.

Israeli Police detains nearly 40 people during illegal anti-govt protests in Tel Aviv
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Israeli Police detains nearly 40 people during illegal anti-govt protests in Tel Aviv

The Israeli police have detained 38 protesters during an illegal anti-government rally in Tel Aviv, the police press service said on Sunday.

Netanyahu warns Israel will hit back any attacks
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Netanyahu warns Israel will hit back any attacks

Jerusalem, Aug 4 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned that his country will attack "anyone who tries to ...

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