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FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Trump meets with Israel's Prime Minister Netanyahu at the White House in Washington

Democratic lawmakers want to re-assess the special relationship between the US and Israel

For the first time in decades, prominent politicians in Washington are calling for serious daylight between the US and Israel.
Copies of ballots papers and campaign posters for Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud Party.

Israel is bracing for the final results in the country’s most closely watched election in decades – here’s everything you need to kn...

Israel headed to the polls Tuesday in a heated election pinning incumbent Benjamin Netanyahu against former Israeli Defense Forces chief Benny Gantz.
President Donald Trump smiles at Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as they deliver statements at the White House in Washington, U.S., March 25, 2019.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he asked Trump to label Iran’s elite military force a terrorist group

This all came on the eve of Israel's national elections, in which Netanyahu is running for an unprecedented fifth term.

Trump spoke to an audience of American Jews and referred to Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu as ‘your prime minister’

President Donald Trump seemed to refer to a crowd of Jewish Republicans as Israelis multiple times within a speech Saturday.
Israeli soldiers chat next to armoured personnel carriers (APC) near the border with Gaza, in southern Israel March 26, 2019.

Israel’s elections are 2 weeks away, and it’s edging towards all-out war with Hamas in Gaza

The last major Israel-Hamas conflict took place in 2014 and lasted 50 days. Over 2,000 Palestinians and 73 Israelis were killed.

‘We must call it out!’ Chuck Schumer slams Ilhan Omar, comparing her comments about Israel to Trump’s remarks on neo-Nazis

A few top Democrats, including Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, yet again condemned comments that Rep. Ilhan Omar made about Israel on Tuesday.
President Donald Trump smiles at Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as they deliver statements at the White House in Washington, U.S., March 25, 2019.

Netanyahu joins Trump at the White House as the president officially recognizes the Golan Heights as part of Israel

"Today I am taking historic action to promote Israel's ability to defend itself," Trump said at the joint announcement.
President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hold a bilateral meeting during the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York, September 26, 2018.

Trump says it’s time for the US to recognize Israel’s annexation of Golan Heights, something 9 previous presidents refused to do

The Golan Heights were seized from Syria by Israeli troops in the Six-Day War of 1967, and it annexed the territory in 1981.

Bernie Sanders defends Ilhan Omar, says we must not ‘equate anti-Semitism’ with ‘legitimate criticism’ of Israel’s ̵...

"We must not...equate anti-Semitism with legitimate criticism of the right-wing, Netanyahu government in Israel," Sen. Bernie Sanders said.