Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during an event in Tel Aviv on Tuesday. Photo: Bloomberg

Benjamin Netanyahu vows to annex West Bank’s Jordan Valley if re-elected

  • Israeli PM’s announcement comes just ahead of unprecedented rerun election on September 17
  • Senior Palestinian official says Netanyahu is ‘not only destroying the two-state solution, he is destroying all chances of peace’
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during an event in Tel Aviv on Tuesday. Photo: Bloomberg
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a statement to the media on the Iranian nuclear issue. Photo: AFP

Netanyahu accuses Iran of destroying secret ‘nuclear weapons site’ after Israel discovered it

  • Israeli PM says Tehran ‘wiped out’ the facility near city of Abadeh after learning it had been discovered
  • Iran rejects claims, saying Netanyahu is ‘crying wolf’ and seeking pretext for war
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a statement to the media on the Iranian nuclear issue. Photo: AFP
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