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Chief IDF prosecutor to become first openly-gay Major General

Brig. Gen. Sharon Afek, the IDF Chief Military Advocate General, will soon become the first openly-gay IDF Major General.

Netanyahu: We will defeat ‘terror fanatics who want to destroy us’

After a two-minute siren on Wednesday morning, the official state ceremony commemorating Israel’s fallen was held at Mount Herzl. At the ceremony, Israeli Prime...

US Congress approves record amount of $705 million for Israel’s missile defense programs

The United States Congress recently approved $705 million for Israel’s missile defense programs in 2018. Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman thanked the American lawmakers...

If Netanyahu is elected once more, Bennett will demand the Ministry of Defense

In an Army Radio interview, Israeli Minister of Education Naftali Bennett said that him being Minister of Defense is “essential.” Bennett also added that...

Ya’alon criticized Netanyahu for ‘delegitimizing’ the rule of law, attempting to ‘manipulate IDF Radio’

In an Army Radio interview, former Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon lashed out at Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. His political followers “weave a...

Lieberman says Hamas uses Gaza civilians ‘as live ammunition’ by sending them to riot

During a visit along the Israel-Gaza border on Tuesday, Lieberman addressed the current tensions with Gaza and said Hamas was responsible for the bomb...

US and Israeli defense forces launched Arrow 3, ready for testing in Alaska

Israel and the US, in a joint effort to combat the Iranian nuclear threat, successfully tested the Arrow 3 long-range missile interceptor on Monday...

Lieberman clarifies Israel will protect its interests amid Syria tensions

Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said in a first statement since the escalation in northern Israel that Israel will always protect its interests in...

Lieberman warns: If Israelis sit in shelters in next northern conflict, so will Beirut

In a speech at the Israeli Institute for National Security Studies, Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman addressed the possibility of a future conflict along...

Lieberman says Hamas carried out rocket tests and continues to develop capabilities

In a statement on Monday, Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman revealed that Hamas has carried out rocket tests and launched three towards the sea....