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Israeli general and politician

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Benny Gantz: Israeli general and politician
Benjamin Gantz is an Israeli soldier and politician. He served as the 20th Chief of General Staff of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) from 2011 to 2015. He was elected Knesset speaker on 26 March 2020.

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Benny Gantz tasked with forming Israeli government [Video]

Benny Gantz tasked with forming Israeli government

Israeli opposition leader Benny Gantz received an official mandate on Monday to try to form Israel's next government, and called on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to join him in a unity..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:18Published
Coronavirus delays Netanyahu corruption trial [Video]

Coronavirus delays Netanyahu corruption trial

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday proposed an "emergency government" to tackle the coronavirus crisis, after his corruption trial was delayed for two months due to the outbreak. David..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:30Published
EXPLAINER: Why so many elections in Israel? [Video]

EXPLAINER: Why so many elections in Israel?

Israelis head to the polls on Monday for their third election in a year - hoping to break the country's political deadlock. David Doyle reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:39Published
Bibi vs. Tibi: Netanyahu targets Arab lawmaker [Video]

Bibi vs. Tibi: Netanyahu targets Arab lawmaker

Playing on right-wing sentiment, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is presenting the election next week as a choice between himself, "Bibi" or Ahmad Tibi, an Israeli Arab lawmaker who could..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:26Published
Netanyahu takes center stage in Israeli election [Video]

Netanyahu takes center stage in Israeli election

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is reveling in the campaign for next Monday's election - just don't mention the corruption trial that looms soon afterward. Lucy Fielder reports.

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 02:04Published

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Gantz supporters angry as he moves towards deal with Netanyahu on Israeli leadership

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Benny Gantz is reportedly set to share power with PM Benjamin Netanyahu, ending a year of political deadlock.
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Israel's Netanyahu and rival Gantz move closer to unity government

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's main rival, Benny Gantz, was elected parliamentary speaker on Thursday in a surprise maneuver that could herald a unity government keeping the veteran leader..
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Gantz elected Israel's parliament speaker, signaling possible deal with Netanyahhu

Israeli opposition leader Benny Gantz was elected on Thursday as speaker of parliament in a surprise move that appeared to herald a political partnership that could keep Prime Minister Benjamin..
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Israel's president tasks Netanyahu rival Gantz with forming government

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's main political rival, former military chief Benny Gantz, received an official mandate on Monday from Israel's president to try to form the country's next government.
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Israeli rivals hold unity government talks to tackle coronavirus

Benjamin Netanyahu and Benny Gantz pledge to hold more talks after failing to reach a deal on Sunday.
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Israel's Arab coalition, Lieberman back Netanyahu rival Gantz

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's main challenger, Benny Gantz, won support on Sunday from two key parties in his bid to oust Israel's longest-serving leader and form a new government.
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Israel election: Netanyahu seeks defectors after failing to secure majority

The prime minister is encouraging defections from the centrist alliance of his rival Benny Gantz.
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Israel's Gantz vows to press ahead after election setback

Israeli centrist politician Benny Gantz pledged to press ahead on Monday after TV exit polls predicted a strong lead for his conservative rival, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, but did not..
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Israel's Netanyahu in election lead - exit polls

The prime minister is on course to win more seats than his main rival Benny Gantz.
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Israeli challenger Gantz plays character card against Netanyahu

Former military chief Benny Gantz portrays himself as a straight-shooter who will restore simple values to Israel if he wins power in the country's third election in less than a year.
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Dutch court not competent to hear war crimes case against Israel's Gantz

A Dutch district court on Wednesday ruled that it does not have jurisdiction to hear a case against former Israeli Armed Forces chief Benny Gantz brought by a Dutch Palestinian who lost six relatives..
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Israel's Gantz praises Trump peace plan, will work to implement it after election

Israeli centrist party leader Benny Gantz on Monday praised U.S. President Donald Trump for drafting a Middle East peace deal and committed to help implementing it after Israel's March election.
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Trump to meet with Netanyahu and Gantz as he readies Mideast peace plan

U.S. President Donald Trump will hold back-to-back meetings with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Israeli opposition leader Benny Gantz on Monday as he prepares to release his long-delayed..
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Trump to meet with Israel's Netanyahu and Gantz on Monday: source

U.S. President Donald Trump will hold back-to-back meetings with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Israeli centrist party leader Benny Gantz on Monday where he will likely share some..
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Israel's Gantz, Netanyahu rival, says will meet Trump on peace plan

Israeli centrist party leader Benny Gantz said on Saturday he had accepted an invitation to meet U.S. President Donald Trump in Washington on Monday to discuss a peace plan for the Middle East.
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Trump to unveil long-stalled Middle East peace plan ahead of Israeli leaders' visit

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he will release details of his long-delayed peace plan for the Middle East before Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his election rival Benny..
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Netanyahu, his rival to meet Trump on Mideast peace next week: Pence

U.S. President Donald Trump has invited Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his election rival Benny Gantz to Washington next week to discuss the White House Middle East peace plan, Vice..
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Netanyahu, rival to be in Washington next week to discuss Mideast peace plan -U.S. official

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is due to invite Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his election rival Benny Gantz to Washington next week to discuss a U.S. Middle East peace plan, a U.S...
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Israel will hold unprecedented third election in a year

PM Benjamin Netanyahu and his main rival, Benny Gantz, have been unable to form majority coalitions.
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'Dark days' in Israel after PM and rival fail to form government, election looms

Israel's president told lawmakers on Wednesday to name a candidate to form a new government after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and challenger Benny Gantz both failed, a move that probably sets the..
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Israeli parliament seeks candidate after Netanyahu, rival fail to form government

Israel's president told lawmakers on Wednesday to name a candidate to form a new government after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and challenger Benny Grantz both failed to clinch their own..
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Benny Gantz unable to form Israel coalition government

The announcement makes a third general election in less than a year more likely.
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Netanyahu challenger Gantz fails to form new Israeli government: party

Benny Gantz, the main political challenger to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, has failed to form a new government by the deadline set after he tied with the incumbent in a September..
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Another Israeli election looms as deadline to form government nears with no accord reached

Israel moved closer towards a new election on Wednesday after kingmaker Avigdor Lieberman declined to back either Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu or challenger Benny Gantz with a deadline on building..
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Will 'The Prince' dethrone 'King Bibi'? Israeli ex-military chief aims at premiership

Confronted by a right-wing heckler while on the campaign trail in Israel, Benny Gantz grabbed the man by the lapels, stared coolly into his eyes and rumbled: "No one's doing anything wrong by you. We..
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Netanyahu rival Gantz accepts mandate to try to form Israeli government

Former military chief Benny Gantz received an official mandate on Wednesday to try to form Israel's next government, but with no easy path to ending Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's long hold on..
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