While the Likud chairman has broad support among right-wing parties after parliamentary polls, he’s courting Kadima’s Livni.
Sari Bashi of the group Gisha argued before the Israeli Supreme Court Thursday that Israel is still responsible for Gazan civilians because it controls the enclave's borders, airspace, and sea space.
Prime Minister-designate Tzipi Livni called on Sunday for parliamentary elections instead of more negotiations with right-wing parties to form a new government.
Aryeh Deri, jailed for bribery in 2000, tries for a comeback in the Jerusalem mayoral contest as Israel reels from several high-profile political scandals.
Iran tested the Shahab-3 missile, which could hit Israel or US Mideast bases.
Palestinian militants from Islamic Jihad fired rockets on Israel Tuesday in retaliation for an Israeli strike on its members in the West Bank.
An Israeli defense official said 'targeted assassinations' may be used to respond to the increase in attacks.
A new hole opens in the Arab-Israeli peace strategy of isolating Hamas.