Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends a meeting with the Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee at the Israeli Parliament, or Knesset, in Jerusalem on Jan. 3. The prime minister is caught in the crossfire of a heated political debate over recent government moves that some on the left have labeled "a wave of evil." Menahem Kahana/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (right) listens to Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman in the Knesset last April. Bernat Armangue/AP hide caption

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A Palestinian police officer checks the body of Jawaher Abu Rahmah at a hospital in the West Bank city of Ramallah on Saturday. Palestinian doctors say Abu Rahmah died after inhaling tear gas fired by Israeli troops during a demonstration. Majdi Mohammed/AP hide caption

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