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Posts Tagged: Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon

March 17, 2017 11:53 am

Former Israeli Defense Minister Says Final Status Deal With Palestinians Unlikely

JNS.org - Former Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon said Wednesday that he believes a final-status agreement between the Jewish state and the Palestinians is unlikely in...

June 16, 2016 2:36 pm

Former Israeli Defense Minister Slams Netanyahu, Announces Intention to Run for Prime Minister

JNS.org - Former Israeli defense minister Moshe Ya’alon, who resigned from the government last month amid the news that he would be replaced by current Defense...

May 20, 2016 9:45 am

Israel’s Yaalon Resigns as Defense Minister Over ‘Lack of Faith’ in Netanyahu, Promises Return to Politics

JNS.org - Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon stunned the political arena Friday by announcing his resignation on social media. In a statement he made later, Ya’alon...

May 16, 2016 5:12 pm

Former IDF General: We Are Not the Palestinian Defense Forces

"Anyone who thinks it necessary to give higher priority to the mother of a Palestinian than to the mother of an Israeli soldier has a moral...

May 13, 2016 7:42 am

Israel’s Moral Compass Is Just Fine, Thank You

Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon has one of the most coveted portfolios in the government, but lately he seems to be vying for a different...

May 11, 2016 10:20 am

‘Compromising Our Values Will Bring Israel to the Abyss,’ Says Israeli Defense Minister at Memorial Day Ceremony

At one of Israel’s many Memorial Day ceremonies throughout the country on Wednesday morning, Defense Minister Ya’alon reiterated his position on ethical rules of engagement,...

May 3, 2016 9:50 am

Israel to Reopen Border Crossing Into Gaza for Entry of Goods

JNS.org - Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon on Monday announced the reopening of Israel’s Erez border crossing into the Gaza Strip for trucks and goods. “It is...

April 13, 2016 10:37 am

Israel Approves Egyptian-Saudi Deal on Red Sea Islands, Defense Minister Says

JNS.org - Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon said that Israel has signed off on a recent agreement between Egypt and Saudi Arabia to exchange sovereignty of...

April 7, 2016 8:54 am

Israeli Defense Minister: Hundreds of Jihadists Planning Attacks in Europe

JNS.org - Hundreds of jihadists are “planning to strike Western targets on European soil,” Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon told his counterpart Antoni Macierewicz, Poland’s minister...

March 29, 2016 7:57 am

Netanyahu Issues Order Not to Return Bodies of Palestinian Terrorists

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has order Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon to no longer transfer the bodies of slain Palestinian terrorists to their...

March 21, 2016 11:59 am

Israel Defense Minister Accuses ‘Breaking the Silence’ of Committing Treason Following New Expose

Israel’s defense minister said on Monday that however the left-wing military whistleblower organization Breaking the Silence (BtS) is making use of the information its members have been...

March 15, 2016 10:13 am

Israeli, US Defense Chiefs Discuss Security Aid Package

JNS.org - Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon met at the Pentagon on Monday with US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter. Among other matters, Ya'alon and Carter discussed...

March 2, 2016 3:07 pm

Report: Israeli Delegation Headed by Defense Minister Meets With Saudi Officials in Riyadh to Discuss Iranian Threat

An Israeli delegation, headed by Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon, visited Saudi Arabia recently to meet with officials in Riyadh, including King Salman Bin Abdulaziz, pro-Israel...

March 2, 2016 10:06 am

Israeli Defense Minister Says Syria Using Chemical Weapons During Ceasefire

JNS.org - Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon accused the Syrian government of using chemical weapons against civilians, including during the current cease-fire. “The Syrians used military grade...


Portugal Opens Inquiry Into Roman Abramovich’s Citizenship

The Portuguese authority responsible for nationality matters has opened an internal inquiry into the granting of citizenship to billionaire Chelsea...


University of Arizona, Florida State University End MESA Ties Amid Israel B...

An academic center at the University of Arizona has joined Florida State University in declining to renew membership in the...


Israel, US ‘Successfully’ Test Arrow-3 System to Intercept Ball...

Israeli and American missile defense agencies completed a “successful” flight test on Tuesday of the Arrow-3 weapon system, which was...

Middle East

US Imposes Sanctions on Hezbollah-Linked Businessmen in Lebanon

The United States on Tuesday imposed sanctions on three businessmen with ties to Hezbollah, saying their activity as financial facilitators for the Iran-backed group was exploiting Lebanon's economic resources at...


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