Haaretz Obama administration released $221m to Palestinians hours before Trump inauguration 2017-01-23T21:42:58.000000Z Officials say outgoing administration notified Congress of move just before Trump's inauguration, despite Republican opposition. Is Trump already walking back his Jerusalem embassy promise? Let’s hope he is 2017-01-23T21:21:22.000000Z There are good reasons why not a single country has its embassy in the city - and why successive U.S. administrations have deferred the issue. Turkey's Erdogan is one step away from becoming an all-powerful president 2017-01-23T20:37:32.000000Z After emasculating the media and courts, Erdogan is taking his final move toward an authoritarian regime – neutering the parliament. Netanyahu warns lawmakers: 'Surprises' for Trump could harm Israel 2017-01-23T16:48:21.000000Z Netanyahu touts personal relationship with U.S. president in closed meeting. Hinting at bill to annex settlement, prime minister warns against 'shooting from the hip' when U.S. administration is involved. The police investigation into Netanyahu endangers Israel's media and democracy 2017-01-23T15:56:29.000000Z Overzealous criminal investigations of political figures, in Israel or America, pose a grave danger to democracy. Best-case scenario? Trump is just a dangerous demagogue 2017-01-23T13:30:18.000000Z The new president’s first days in office spark concerns that, unable to handle the truth, he creates delusional reality instead. Far-right German party to punish leader for blasting 'culture of remembering Nazi crimes' 2017-01-23T13:07:47.000000Z Far-right German to be punished for blasting 'culture of remembering Nazi crimes' Israel investigates lethal shooting of Palestinian teen in clashes with army 2017-01-23T12:00:40.000000Z Video emerged showing soldiers dragging 17-year-old by his limbs while his head banged against the ground Philip Roth slams Donald Trump as 'a humanly impoverished con-man' 2017-01-23T09:53:03.000000Z In remarks to New Yorker, famed American-Jewish novelist says Trump 'wields a vocabulary of 77 words better called Jerkish than English.' After receiving home demolition orders, Druze threaten to join Israeli Arabs’ fight 2017-01-23T07:39:22.000000Z Parents of fallen IDF soldiers receive demolition orders as part of Netanyahu’s government bid to increase enforcement against illegal construction.