Israel

Netanyahu denies split with US over speech

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu denied Monday that his upcoming speech to the U.S. Congress was a slight to President Barack Obama, and insisted the U.S.-Israeli alliance remains strong. “You are here to tell the world that reports of the demise of the U.S. relationship is not only premature, but it is wrong,” the Israeli leader told delegates to a pro-Israeli ...

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Palestinian plan to lodge its first case against Israel at the ICC

Palestinian officials say the Ramallah-based Palestinian Authority is planning to lodge its first case with the International Criminal Court (ICC) later this year against the Tel Aviv regime’s crimes. “One of the first important steps will be filing a complaint against Israel at the ICC on April 1 over the (2014) Gaza war and settlement activity,” Mohammed Shtayyeh, a member ...

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