January 2020

IDF Boosts West Bank Forces; Commanders Tour Area

The IDF is reinforcing its deployment in the West Bank, the army announced on Tuesday. IDF commanders will be touring the area to prepare for potential Palestinian violence and a deteriorating security situation after President Donald Trump unveils his Mideast peace plan. Read More

PM Netanyahu Withdraws Immunity Request

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced Tuesday morning that he is withdrawing his request for immunity. The PM is facing a trial on various corruption charges. In his statement, Netanyahu said that the Knesset proceedings on his immunity request were conducted improperly. Read More

Netanyahu Still Focused on Iran Despite US Peace Plan

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s main focus is still on Iran, even as President Donald Trump prepares to unveil his peace plan. For Netanyahu, peace initiatives and West Bank settlements are clearly important political issues. However, dealing with the Iranian threat remains his top priority and … Read More