Tag: prime minister

Netanyahu faces tough political battle in competitive Israeli election

JUDY WOODRUFF: One leader who welcomed today’s announcement by the U.S. was Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Israel and Iran are longtime foes, and Netanyahu tweeted to President Trump in Hebrew: “Thank you for responding to another important request of mine which serves the interests of our countries and countries of the region.” As it happens, Israel holds hotly contested...

Inside Trump and Trudeau’s tense relationship: CBC News Exclusive

♪ ♪ [Rosemary Barton] From the very beginning Justin Trudeau knew Canada’s relationship with Donald Trump would be a challenge. And so everything was coordinated and planned right down to that first handshake. [Camera shutters] [Trump] I think I might want a handshake. [Rosemary] Trudeau describes it this way to Wherry. [Camera shutters] [Rosemary] The handshake was deemed a success....