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Nov 19, 2018
Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu takes charge of defence portfolio, says snap polls would be 'irresponsible'Netanyahu said heading to elections now, amid repeated violent confrontations with Gaza militants, was "irresponsible" of his coalition partners, who have been pushing for early polls since the resignation last week of Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman over a Gaza cease-fire.
Nov 14, 2018
Israeli defence minister resigns, accuses Benjamin Netanyahu of surrendering before HamasAs news of a ceasefire between the Israeli government and Hamas—which controls the Gaza Strip—broke, Avigdor Lieberman's office put out a statement saying any claim that he had backed ending Israel's offensive was "fake news".
Sep 28, 2018
Benjamin Netanyahu accuses Iran of harbouring secret atomic warehouse, says Israel will not let Tehran develop nuclear weaponsIran "hasn't abandoned its goal to develop nuclear weapons," Benjamin Netanyahu told the UN General Assembly, where his annual appearance has frequently focused on Israel's chief enemy, the Islamic republic. "Israel will never let a regime that calls for our destruction to develop nuclear weapons. Not now, not in 10 years, not ever," he said
Sep 19, 2018
Vladimir Putin attributes shooting down of Russian plane off Syrian coast to 'chain of tragic events'Vladimir Putin's comments appeared to somewhat defuse a possible crisis after Russia's Defence Ministry accused Israel of indirectly causing the incident.
Sep 05, 2018
Israel likely to attack suspected Iranian military assets in Iraq; Jerusalem says defence 'not limited to Syrian territory'Israel signalled on Monday that it could attack suspected Iranian military assets in Iraq, as it has done with scores of air strikes in war-torn Syria.
Aug 27, 2018
Israel to reopen Erez border crossing with Gaza, a week after closing it following violent clashesIsrael will reopen the Erez border crossing with the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, defence minister Avigdor Lieberman said,
Aug 02, 2018
Benjamin Netanyahu warns Iran about blocking key Red Sea passage of Bab el-Mandeb StraitIsraeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday warned Iran of blocking the Bab el-Mandeb Strait.
Apr 08, 2018
'No innocent people' in Gaza Strip, claims Israel minister after clashes leave 30 Palestinians deadIsraeli defence minister Avigdor Lieberman said on Sunday there were "no innocent people" in the Hamas-run Gaza Strip after 10 days of protests and clashes left 30 Palestinians dead
Apr 01, 2018
Israel's defence minister says troops acted appropriately, shot only at Palestinian protesters charging Gaza borderIsrael's defence minister says troops acted appropriately by only firing on Palestinian protesters who charged toward Gaza's border with Israel.
Feb 18, 2018
Israel advances bill allowing it to withhold taxes collected for Palestinian Authority over 'terror'Ministers on Sunday green-lighted a bill allowing Israel to withhold tax monies it collects for the Palestinian Authority (PA) by the same amount as stipends that the PA pays to jailed militants.