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Jerusalem Controversy

Jerusalem Controversy

Netanyahu corruption trial to resume after election

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - The corruption trial of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will resume only after voters head to the polls to pass judgment on his leadership next month, according to a court decision on Monday. Netanyahu was indicted in 2019 in long-running cases involving gifts from millionaire friends and…
bubmag
February 22, 2021
Jerusalem Controversy

Equatorial Guinea to relocate embassy to Jerusalem

Equatorial Guinea plans to relocate its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, the first such pledge of its kind under the new administration of US President Joe Biden. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke with Equatorial Guinea’s President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo on Friday, after which his office released a statement.…
bubmag
February 19, 2021
Jerusalem Controversy

Russia mediating Israeli-Syrian prisoner swap

US top general urges Iran restraint amid efforts to restart talks US President Joe Biden’s administration, European powers and Iran have boosted attempts to revive a 2015 deal The US accuses Iran of destabilizing the region through financial and military support for Shiite militant groups, especially in Iraq, Lebanon and…
bubmag
February 17, 2021