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Israeli Arab politician Ayman Odeh casts his vote in Haifa, Israel, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019. Israelis began voting Tuesday in an unprecedented repeat election that will decide whether longtime Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stays in power despite a looming indictment on corruption charges. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)
AP Explains: Israel's parliamentary electionsAP Explains: In Israel's national elections, Netanyahu chasing historic 5th term under cloud of corruption allegations
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Blue and White party leader Benny Gantz and his wife Revital vote in Rosh Haayin, Israel, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019. Israelis began voting Tuesday in an unprecedented repeat election that will decide whether longtime Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stays in power despite a looming indictment on corruption charges. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner)
Israelis vote in repeat election centered on PM NetanyahuIsraelis are voting in an unprecedented repeat Israeli election that will decide whether longtime Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stays in power.
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The Latest: Report: Strikes on Iran-backed fighters in SyriaThe Latest: Syrian activists report airstrikes on Iranian-backed fighters in eastern Syria; no word on casualties
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The Latest: Netanyahu's challenger promises hope and changeThe Latest: Chief challenger to PM Netanyahu in Israel's election says vote is about hope and change
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A worker refuels a car at a gas station in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia, Monday, Sept. 16, 2019. Global energy prices spiked on Monday after a weekend attack on key oil facilities in Saudi Arabia caused the worst disruption to world supplies on record, an assault for which President Donald Trump warned that the U.S. was "locked and loaded" to respond. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
Iran's supreme leader: No talks with the US at any levelAhead of UN meeting, Iran's supreme leader says 'there will be no talks with the US at any level'
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Round 2: The main parties, blocs in Israel's repeat electionIsraelis vote for the second time this year with key players the same but some new alliances, leaders
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Netanyahu and Gantz face off in repeat Israeli electionsLong-serving PM Netanyahu and former military chief Gantz running neck-and-neck in repeat election
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Ahead of UN meeting, Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei says 'there will be no talks with the US at any level'Ahead of UN meeting, Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei says 'there will be no talks with the US at any level'
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Israelis have begun voting in historic repeat election seen as referendum on longtime Prime Minister Benjamin NetanyahuIsraelis have begun voting in historic repeat election seen as referendum on longtime Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
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Drone attacks inside Saudi Arabia.;
The Latest: Saudis to invite global experts to investigateSaudi Arabia says its initial investigations indicate that Iranian weapons were used in attacks on key oil installations and it "will invite U.N. and international experts to view the situation on the ground and to participate in the investigations."
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President Donald Trump speaks before leaving the White House, Monday, Sept. 16, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
Trump: It looks like Iran hit Saudis, no military option yetPresident Donald Trump said Iran likely was behind the spectacular attack on key Saudi Arabian oil facilities, but he said U.S. military retaliation is not yet on the table
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Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammed Shtayyeh, chairs a cabinet meeting in the Jordan Valley village of Fasayil, Monday, Sept. 16, 2019. Israeli Prime Minister Benjmin Netanyahu has vowed to annex "all the settlements" in the West Bank in a bid to whip up support as Israelis head to the polls Tuesday in the second election this year. To protest that announcement, the Palestinian Authority held a Cabinet meeting in the Jordan Valley on Monday, a day after Israel's Cabinet met elsewhere in the valley. (AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed)
On vote eve, Netanyahu vows total West Bank settlement annexIsrael's Netanyahu vows to annex all West Bank settlements if re-elected, including one in largest Palestinian city
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