Tag Archives: Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon

“This was the third time in so many months that Moshe Ya’alon made a point of warning Israel against moral turpitude”

ALGEMEINER Israel’s Moral Compass Is Just Fine, Thank You by Ruthie Blum May 14, 2016 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 … Continue reading

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Israel’s Defense Minister Ya’alon Warns: We Are ‘Not Responsible for the Lives of Iranian Scientists’

ALGEMEINER by David Daoud August 7, 2015 Israel’s Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon issued a stern warning to Iran in an interview with Germany’s Der Spiegel on Friday hinting at covert Israeli activity in the fight against Iran’s nuclear program, Israel’s … Continue reading

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Israeli leaders propose harsh new measures to fight ‘Jewish terrorism’

WASHINGTON POST By William Booth and Ruth Eglash August 2, 2015 Israeli leaders proposed harsh new measures Sunday to curb “Jewish terrorism,” following a wave of extremist violence that left Israeli and Palestinian children dead in knife and arson attacks. An … Continue reading

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The ‘humanitarian aid’ aboard a recent flotilla to Gaza fit in two cardboard boxes

WASHINGTON POST by William Booth July 1, 2015 Pro-Palestinian activists aboard a Swedish vessel tried and failed to punch through Israel’s maritime blockade of Gaza this week. Israeli commandos boarded the vessel, searched the ship and brought it to an … Continue reading

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Is more going on between Israel and the Palestinians than meets the eye?

JERUSALEM POST by Khaled Abu Toameh April 15, 2015 The decision by the Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories to allow Palestinian doctors to enter Israel with their vehicles has left some Palestinians wondering whether Israel and the Palestinian … Continue reading

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Netanyahu Campaign Hit by Perfect Storm

BLOOMBERG by Daniel Gordis March 9, 2015 For all the vitriol in the U.S. surrounding Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech last week to Congress, it was nothing compared with what the Israeli prime minister faced upon his homecoming. Israeli politics are generally … Continue reading

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2 Palestinians confess to Samaria firebombing that injured 11-year-old girl

ISRAEL HAYOM by Staff December 28, 2014 Two days after a firebomb was hurled at a vehicle carrying 11-year-old Ayala Shapira in Samaria, security forces announced that they apprehended two Palestinian teens who confessed to committing the attack. Shapira is still … Continue reading

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Ya’alon launches scathing assault on US policy in the Middle East

TIMES OF ISRAEL by Staff October 26, 2014 In Washington Post interview, ‘without naming names,’ defense minister batters the administration over Palestinian conflict, Iran talks and overall regional approach While apparently trying to be polite and stressing that he was … Continue reading

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US officials tried to cancel Ya’alon meet with Power

YNET by Yitzhak Benhorin October 24, 2014 After Ynet revealed Obama administration blocked Israeli defense minister from meeting key figures, American officials say they also attempted to cancel meeting with UN ambassador. WASHINGTON – Senior US officials who refused Defense Minister … Continue reading

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Hamas has 2 headquarters: Gaza and Turkey

ISRAEL HAYOM by Shlomo Cesana, Daniel Siryoti, Eli Leon and Israel Hayom Staff October 22, 2014 Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon tells U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel: Turkey is playing a cynical game • Ya’alon thanks Hagel for U.S. support, says … Continue reading

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