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Posts Tagged: avigdor lieberman

January 10, 2017 12:36 pm

Netanyahu: IDF Will Always Remain in West Bank, Regardless of Future Scenarios

The IDF will always remain in the West Bank no matter what, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reiterated on Tuesday, the Hebrew news site nrg...

December 20, 2016 8:59 pm

Report: Israeli Defense Chief Wants IDF to Buy New Surface-to-Surface Missiles That Would Bolster Jewish State’s Striking Power

Israel’s defense chief has ordered the IDF to look into purchasing hundreds of new surface-to-surface missiles that would bolster the Jewish state's striking power, the...

December 8, 2016 3:06 pm

Israeli Defense Minister: International ‘War of Legal Attrition’ Being Waged Against Jewish State

A “war of legal attrition” is currently being waged against Israel by foreign entities, Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman told the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense...

November 11, 2016 10:30 am

Azerbaijan to Acquire Israeli Iron Dome Defense System Batteries -- Azerbaijan is planning to acquire several Israeli Iron Dome air defense system batteries, Israel Hayom reported Thursday. The impending acquisition was announced ahead of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin...

August 26, 2016 4:22 am

Israeli Defense Minister: We Won’t Allow Hamas to Arm Itself - A day after the Israel Defense Forces bombed a number of Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip in response to a rocket attack on...

August 22, 2016 11:46 am

The New York Times Is Too Busy Ogling ‘Bikini Moms’ to Bother With the Crown Heights Pogrom

It’s starting to look like a pattern: the Times post-Holocaust Holocaust obsession is crowding other Jewish-related news out of the newspaper. Since we last remarked upon...

June 3, 2016 3:22 am

Like Manna From Heaven — For Israel’s Detractors

"Israel has been infected by the seeds of fascism …There are no serious leaders left in the world who believe the Israeli government." - Former PM, Ehud...

June 2, 2016 6:21 am

Journalist Blatantly Wrong About Avigdor Lieberman and Two-State Solution

An op-ed by Rachel Shabi (a frequent Guardian contributor) published in the Independent on May 30, included the following claim concerning the position of Israel’s new defense minister, Avigdor Lieberman, on the issue...

May 30, 2016 7:33 am

In the Case of Gay Gaza Commander Executed for ‘Moral Crimes,’ New York Times Editorialists Are MIA

A brief news article in the New York Times last week reported that Hamas has called for resuming the death penalty in Gaza. According to...

May 25, 2016 2:11 pm

On Ya’alon and Lieberman, the New York Times Sides With the WASP Over the Immigrant

In at least four articles published over four days — a Thomas Friedman column, a staff editorial, a news article and an op-ed by Ronen Bergman...

May 23, 2016 7:13 am

Political Malaise and False Escape Fantasies

If I had a shekel for every threat I've heard from disgruntled citizens to "leave the country" if a certain politician rises to power or...

May 23, 2016 5:36 am

Despite Anger Over the Political Shenanigans, We Must Rally Behind Netanyahu’s New Government

The recent shenanigans that preceded the expansion of the government sickened even those reconciled to the reality that, since the Menachem Begin era, there exists...

May 22, 2016 2:58 pm

Israel’s Public Security Minister: BDS and Terrorism Two Sides of Same Coin

Israel’s minister of public security, strategic affairs and public diplomacy said on Sunday that though the tools of the proponents of the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment...

May 19, 2016 4:51 pm

From New York Times on Israeli Politics, Some Ultra-Bad Journalism

A headline and a news article in the New York Times describe Israeli politician Avigdor Lieberman and his Yisrael Beiteinu party as “ultranationalist.” “Benjamin Netanyahu Seeks...


What Will Trump’s Presidency Mean for US Ties With Israel’s Peaceful Arab Neighbors? - The upcoming Donald Trump presidency likely means a sharp break...

Israel’s German-Made Submarines Engulfed by Controversy, Shrouded in Secrecy - Silently cruising in the depths of the seas, the Israeli Navy’s growing...

IDF Welcomes Soldier With Cerebral Palsy -- The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has welcomed its newest member, a soldier with cerebral palsy, as part of the military’s...


Canadian University to File Human Rights Complaint Against Tenured Professo...

Canada’s University of Lethbridge is planning to file a human rights complaint against a tenured professor who used his classroom as...


In Parting Words to Outgoing US Ambassador, Israeli President Calls Disagre... -- In his farewell to the departing American ambassador, Israeli President Reuven Rivlin said the Jewish state and the US have...

Middle East

Iranian President Calls Trump’s Vow to Rip Up Nuclear Deal ‘Empty Talk... -- Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that US President-elect Donald Trump’s promise to dismantle the nuclear deal between Iran and world...