Russia assures Israel: We're not passing weapons to HezbollahFollowing internal probe of its military, Russia tells Israel that it is not passing weapons on to Hezbollah.
Defense Ministry: Forcing haredim to serve in army backfiresKnesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee prepares to update Draft Law according to haredi parties' demands.
Did Barak's Iran Divulgences Harm Israel's Security?Foreign Affairs and Defense Comm. chair will investigate why military censor cleared information on possible Iran strike for publication.
Arab List Willing to Forego Sensitive Security CommitteeTibi says party willing to take financial influence instead of access to defense committee, heading off serious security concerns.
'Buji Has Lost his Mind'Nationalist MKs pounce on Labor head who won't rule out letting MK Ahmed Tibi into Knesset's sensitive Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee
'Deep Concern' over Impact of Elections on Defense BudgetIsrael needs over 1 billion shekels to return to the security level before Protective Edge, Elkin says.
Netanyahu's Statements Raise Fears of 'Disengagement'PM 'doesn't want one state from Sea to Jordan, must separate from Palestinians,' after ruling out talks. MKs warn of unilateral steps.
Labor MK Suspended from Committees Over Media LeakMK Omer Bar-Lev suspended from Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee for leaking a letter that should have been classified.
Netanyahu, Lapid End Portfolio WarA six-month standoff prevented the appointment of a permanent chairman to the Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee.
Lapid Loses Battle for Key Knesset CommitteeMKs Elkin and Levin will head the Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee.
Netanyahu Finally Decides on Chair of Key Knesset CommitteeOfer Shelah and Ze'ev Elkin to serve as rotating heads of Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee.
Herzog Takes Coalition to Court Over Key Knesset CommitteeOpposition leader files appeal in protest of delay in the appointment of a chairman to Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee.
Edelstein: No Agreement on Chairman for Knesset's Defense C'teeSpeaker Edelstein says Netanyahu, Lapid are not close to agreeing on a chairman for the key committee.
Report: Deri Foiled Yishai's Appointment to Head Key CommitteeShas chairman reportedly foiled an attempt to appoint rival Yishai as temporary head of Foreign Affairs and Defense C'tee.
Lawmaker Admits: Likud’s Small Size a ChallengeThe Likud party’s ‘unprecedented’ attempt to rule with just 1 of every 6 Knesset seats poses a challenge, says MK Levin.
Edelstein to Temporarily Head Most Important CommitteeKnesset Speaker plans to appoint himself as temporary Chairman of the Knesset’s Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee due to coalition spat.
Lieberman: Another Prisoner X? NonsenseHead of Defense Committee says Israel takes care of its prisoners.
Knesset Approves Call-Up of 70,000Government approves expanding call-up to include 70,000 reservists in further sign of impending ground operation.
Call to Declare a 'Special Situation' in Israel's SouthThe powerful Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense committee is calling for a 'special situation' in Israel's south as rockets rain down.