As Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces growing political challenges at home he may seek to provoke a confrontation in Lebanon.
Protesters carried signs accusing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of corruption and failing to resolve the coronavirus crisis.
Thousands of Israelis have been calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu over his handling of a worsening coronavirus crisis and alleged corruption.
With economic stress deepening in recent weeks, many Israelis think the government has not done enough to compensate hundreds of thousands of workers who lost their jobs as a result of restrictions and shutdowns.
"I call upon Israel to abandon its annexation plans," says UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, adding that such a move would "threaten efforts to advance regional peace."
Former US vice president told an online fundraiser by members of the Jewish community in the US that he was opposed to the move.
With the first commercial flight between the UAE and Israel, previously clandestine ties are turning into an open friendship just as Israel plans its greatest usurpation of Palestinian land since 1967.
Warlord Khalifa Haftar’s militias have been hit by stinging defeats in the country’s west after the collapse of their siege of Tripoli.
The Haaretz daily said initial reports said staff had found Du Wei dead in his bed and that there were no signs of violence. It quoted a first aid service as saying the cause of death appeared to be a cardiac incident.
The countries are facing a common enemy in Syria and eying the energy reserves in the Eastern Mediterranean.
While the virus has struck both countries, killing thousands of people, they continue to target each other on foreign battlegrounds.
A unity government deal ended a 16-month political deadlock in Israel and will see Benjamin Netanyahu serve as prime minister for the first half of a three-year term as he faces trial on corruption charges, which he denies.
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