Good morning, early birds. Scott Morrison looks ready to announce an election date today and Benjamin Netanyahu is set to start on his fifth term as Israel's prime minister after a tight race. It's the news you need to know with Chris Woods.
While condemning every killing of an Israeli by terrorists, Australia can't bring itself to say a word when Israeli soldiers deliberately kill unarmed protesters.
The long standing Israeli Prime Minister could be in trouble, but the road to indictment is long.
The best thing you can say about Beersheba, a cavalry charge on a Turkish-held Arab town in Palestine, whose inhabitants had love for neither side in the conflict, is that at least it wasn’t, like Gallipoli, an invasion of a sovereign people in their homeland.
Despite pandering to Benjamin Netanyahu, Malcolm Turnbull was embarrassed yesterday by the Israeli Prime Minister's willingness to reject the comforting motherhood of "two state solution".
Why has Benjamin Netanyahu suddenly suggesting the Holocaust might have been the fault of the Palestinians?
The results from the recent Israeli election will likely reinstall a coalition government very similar to the last one.
Israel has always had a special relationship with the West, particularly the United States. But recently the bloom seems to be off the rose, writes Crikey intern Brihony Tulloch.