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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shakes hands with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo during a meeting at the Ministry of Defence in Tel Aviv, Israel, April 29, ... The two met at the Israeli Defense Ministry in Tel Aviv, as part of the newly-appointed U.S. secretary of state's first official visit to Israel.
Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said that Israel did not want to fight in Gaza or Lebanon again, nor would it get involved in the Syrian war, ... The minister, however, warned that his country would not allow Iranians to acquire nuclear arms or to build a military base in Syria that would ...
According to international flight tracking websites, over the past two years, six planes belonging to the Azeri defense ministry landed in an Israeli military base in southern Israel and took off several hours later after loading or unloading cargo. Azerbaijan and Israel have had a solid relationship for over 20 ...
In line with Israel's narrative that Iran is trying to establish a serious military presence in Syria, the Israeli defense minister said that “We will not allow for Syria to become a military base [for Iran]." Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu also warned on Friday that the IDF "will not shy away from action ...
Israel's defense industry is counting on a big boost in domestic arms spending by the army as defense and finance ministry officials begin talks on a 5 billion shekel ($1.4 billion) budget supplement over the next ... Advanced Israeli weapons sold to Azerbaijan exposed in army-produced pop music video >>.

When Lieberman was asked whether in fact there was no need to shed tears even if the assassination was not carried out by Israel, the Defense Minister responded: "A settling of scores among terrorist organizations, among terrorists, among various factions, is something that we see from time to time. Engineer Malaysia
JEBALIYA REFUGEE CAMP, Gaza Strip — Israel's defense minister said Saturday that Hamas leaders are the “only culprits” in continued bloodshed on the Gaza border, as the European Union and a top United Nations official made new demands to investigate shootings of unarmed Palestinians by Israeli ... Engineer Malaysia
Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman did attend. He told the IDF staff that Israel faces a unified threat in the north by the "Lebanese army, which is cooperating with Hezbollah, the Syria army, the Shi'ite militias and above all, Iran. Together they form one front that is unified against Israel's northern front.". Engineer Malaysia
Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said on Sunday there were “no innocent people” in the Hamas-run Gaza Strip after days of protests and clashes left 30 Palestinians dead, including a journalist. “There are no innocent people in the Gaza Strip,” Lieberman told Israel's public radio. “Everyone's ... Engineer Malaysia
A report published ahead of Liberman's visit in defenceWeb, a portal on African defense issues, said Israeli arms sales to African countries are growing rapidly, with defence exports increasing 70% between 2015 and 2016 to reach $275 million. The report said that while 2017 figures are not yet available, ... Gaza Israeli defense minister
Now, it transpires that Olmert was the one who adopted one of the toughest defense decisions ever made by an Israeli prime minister. Even without his boastful interviews in recent days promoting his book, the public and the media would have given Olmert full credit for the way he made the decision to raze ... Gaza Israeli defense minister
Former Israeli Defense Minister Amir Peretz shared with the press the dilemmas he and his colleagues were facing after it was clear that an average-looking building in the Syrian province Deir ez-Zor turned out to be a nuclear facility under construction. As the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has revealed, ... Gaza Israeli defense minister
The new agreement, however, includes a clause that gradually eliminates Israel's option of converting 25% of the aid from dollars to shekels, and which currently gives the Ministry of Defense budget room for procurement amounting to hundreds of millions of shekels annually from Israeli defense ... Gaza Israeli defense minister
Intriguingly, the poll gave her more support than the leader of her former party Yisrael Beitenu, Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman. The poll gave him only four seats, meaning that he could find himself below the threshold and out of the Knesset in the next election. Levy-Abekasis left Yisrael Beitenu in a ... Gaza Israeli defense minister
WARSAW, Poland — The Czech Ministry of Defence will not sign a much-awaited contract to purchase eight ELM-2084 multimission radars from Israel's IAI Elta Systems unless the radars are interoperable with NATO's air defense system, according to Defence Minister Karla Slechtova. “I will not accept ... Gaza Israeli defense minister

Israel's Defense Ministry lied to the media on two occasions, the state comptroller said in a report released Wednesday, sparking criticism about the credibility of the ministry and its public relations staff. As the watchdog puts it, the ministry's public relations department issued untrue press releases about a ... Gaza Israeli defense minister
The leaked Israel Defense Ministry paper was signed by Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman and disclosed classified information concerning the military capabilities and operational methods of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF), Haaretz reported. According to the news outlet, which could not disclose any ... Gaza Israeli defense minister
"The Government of Israel Ministry of Defense (GOI-MOD) is interested in advanced Vulnerabilities R&D and zero-day exploits for use by its law enforcement and security agencies for a wide variety of target platforms and technologies," reads the letter, which Motherboard said was sent by an employee of ... Gaza Israeli defense minister
A top secret Israel Defense Ministry document, signed by Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman, was recently posted on the internet. The document reveals classified information concerning the Israel Defense Forces' military capabilities and operational methods. The leaking of such materials constitutes an ... Gaza Israeli defense minister
Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said Monday that Israel "destroyed a terror tunnel" in the Gaza Strip. Israel attacked underground infrastructure in Gaza with fighter jets early Monday morning, the Israeli army spokesperson reported. The attack, the army said, was in response to earlier rocket fire. Gaza Israeli defense minister
The announcement comes a day after Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said that Israel may strike the Russian-made S-300 anti-aircraft defense ... between the countries over Israeli attacks in Syria, saying they were not the reason for Moscow's proposed supply of an advanced air defence system ...
For the first time, the MK noted this week, Bibi had planted in him the notion that the key to sustaining the coalition is held by the defense minister. He's the weak link – or the .... Is he fit – physically and mentally – to carry out all the tasks demanded of an Israeli prime minister? Because, hovering over him are ...
The letter, which according to Motherboard was sent in 2015 on behalf of the Israeli Defense Ministry to five companies in the United States, seeks to purchase information and hacking tools to for the use of Israeli government organization. Such tools, dubbed “zero-days,” operate in a manner that enables ...
Tel Aviv, Feb 19 (IANS) Israeli security agency Shin Bet on Sunday said it thwarted a plot by Palestinian militants to carry out a bombing attack against Israel's Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman.Six members of a Palestinian cell associated with the Islamic Jihad militant group were arrested "in recent ...
The Israeli military said early Sunday morning that it attacked 18 Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip, the second such action by Israel in less than 24 hours. .... A few days later, Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman contradicted Eisenkot's assessment, saying there was no humanitarian crisis in the Strip.
This investigation involves alleged corruption in Israel's purchase of of German submarines and naval attack vessels from Germany's ThyssenKrupp worth ... David Sharan, Netanyahu's former bureau chief, was arrested on suspicion of accepting bribes as well as lobbying Israeli defence ministry officials.
Israel's defense minister has appeared to hint that Israel considered attacking Iran's own territory during last week's dramatic confrontation between the two regional powers along Israel's northern border. After shooting down an Iranian drone that penetrated its airspace last Saturday, the Israeli air force ...
The Israeli military said it hit eight Syrian targets, including three aerial defense batteries, and four Iranian positions that it described as “part of Iran's military .... Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel spent much of Saturday in consultations with his defense minister, the Israeli chief of staff and other ...
One of Israel's largest defense firms on Wednesday confirmed it remained engaged in talks with the Indian government over a deal for its Spike anti-tank guided missiles. ... The deal was first scrapped by India in January ahead of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's trip to India, Reuters said.
A Defense Ministry document updating safety regulations lists the hazardous materials and illnesses that Israeli soldiers are exposed to, including uranium, phosphorus, formaldehyde, lead, mercury, chrome and ricin. The document is described as an order regarding “families of soldiers who died in battle ...
A few days later, Israel's Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman conceded that there were issues in the Strip, but said there was "no humanitarian crisis. ... The reasons are: the elimination in 2005 of entry permits for labors to work in Israel; a sweeping Israeli policy barring Gazans from leaving the strip since ...
The Defense Ministry is preparing for the possibility of a powerful earthquake that would cause mass casualties and extensive damage to infrastructure and property. Among options the ministry is examining is the building of a number of temporary residential compounds in various areas of the country that ...
Israeli forces surrounded homes in a village near the West Bank city of Jenin Saturday in search of militants who were involved in the drive-by shooting last month in which Rabbi Raziel Shevach was murdered, Palestinian media outlets and news services reported. The Israel Defense Forces confirmed ...
Egypt appeared unable to stop them, so Israel, alarmed at the threat just over the border, took action. For more than two years, unmarked Israeli drones, helicopters and jets have carried out a covert air campaign, conducting more than 100 airstrikes inside Egypt, frequently more than once a week — and all ...
Israel has threatened to invade Lebanon amid a recent spat over natural resources and militant groups that, once again, raised tensions between the longtime foes. Addressing the Institute for National Security Studies at Tel Aviv University on Wednesday, Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said ...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a historic visit to India last week - only the second time an Israeli prime minister has come to the country. ... Whenever defense ministers are asked about Israeli defense ties in Parliament, the stock reply is that such information could not be revealed due to ...
... General Assembly rejecting the Trump administration's unilateral recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Then, in early January, just two weeks before Netanyahu's trip, India's Ministry of Defense scrapped a $500 million deal with Israeli defense contractor Rafael to import Spike anti-tank missiles and ...
Israeli Defense Minister urges ban against poet for calling Ahed Tamimi a hero ... “The State of Israel should not give a platform to a drunk who compared a girl who was murdered in the Holocaust and a heroine who battled the Nazi regime, to Ahed Tamimi, the bimbo who attacked a soldier”, Lieberman ...
Since 2013, Ben Dahan has served as a member of the Bayit Yehudi (Jewish Home) party in the Knesset—Israel's parliament, where he was tapped to take on the role of Deputy Minister of Religious Services and in the present government, as Deputy Defense Minister. A political conservative, he lives in a ...
Israel's Defence Ministry is “working on a plan to legalize 70 unauthorized outposts in the West Bank”, reported The Jerusalem Post Tuesday. ... 'Outposts' refer to Israeli settlements established in the occupied Palestinian territory without official authorisation, albeit often with the aid of various state ...
Israeli scientists in a state institution have published highly classified information on the internet that Israel has made a great and consistent effort to hide. ... Officials within the organization itself and the Defense Ministry's Security Authority are divided over the question who was supposed to give notice that ...
Former Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon is a trustworthy person. ... and inconsistencies of the kind the former Israel Defense Forces chief of staff ... Actually, Ya'alon is at the heart of the long-standing Israeli political consensus.
Israeli settlement of Tal Rumeida in the divided city of Hebron in the West Bank on October 9, 2017. HAZEM BADER/AFP ...
The issue of Israel's trade with rogue regimes has been thrust into the ... Over the summer, it was revealed that Israeli defence officials approve 99.8 ... were a handful of officials in the Israeli Defence Ministry overseeing some ...
Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman has been dropping hints for months ... Israel benefited for years from a Syria weakened by civil war, but ...
Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman sits next to IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot during a visit to a military exercise, September 12, 2017.
FILE PHOTO: Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon and Defense Minister ... The whole premise of the deal was that Israeli citizens would pay the bill, ...
Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu (R) stands next to his Israeli counterpart, Avigdor Liberman, as they look at pictures of Jews killed in ...


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