It's official - Knesset approves Liberman as Defense MinisterKnesset votes 55 to 43 to approve Yisrael Beytenu chief as Defense Minister.
US voices concern over new Israeli coalition'Most right-wing coalition in Israel's history raises legitimate questions', says State Department spokesman.
MK hints at forming own partyMK Orly-Levi Abekasis blasts Yisrael Beytenu for ignoring social issues, hints at starting breakaway movement.
What did Liberman give up on in joining the coalition?Coalition agreement details show that aside from folding on death penalty law, Liberman made a key concession on being a minister.
Liberman vows 'responsible policies' as coalition deal announcedNetanyahu and Liberman sign coalition deal, bury the hatchet after past mudslinging; PM calls on Herzog to join 'true unity government.'
Liberman, Netanyahu finalize coalition agreementYisrael Beytenu chairman headed towards the Defense Ministry, after an agreement is reached on pensions for immigrants.
Coalition agreement 'just hours away', Bennett threatens to walkWith coalition negotiations on the verge of a final agreement, Jewish Home demands changes in security cabinet operations.
Likud-Yisrael Beytenu coalition talks resumeCoalition talks between the Likud and Yisrael Beytenu parties resumed after Liberman said earlier they reached a “dead end”.
Netanyahu: We need expanded coalition to pursue peace talksDespite deadlock, PM optimistic about coalition talks with Yisrael Beytenu.
Liberman reveals Likud talks hit a 'dead end'Yisrael Beytenu head says coalition talks on hold until a counter-offer on pension reform is received, apologizes for insulting Netanyahu.
Knesset summer session to begin with a bangExpanded coalition, progress of major bills to mark opening day Monday.
'The government can finally do what we were elected to do'Likud minister close to coalition talks says Yisrael Beytenu joining gov't to bring long-term stability, actualize nationalist government.
Yisrael Beytenu MK quits in protest of coalition dealOrly Levy-Abekasis quits in protest of decision to abandon social issues in coalition talks, will continue as independent MK.
Coalition negotiators agree: Death penalty for terroristsLikud negotiators agree to key demand made by Yisrael Beytenu, as condition to joining gov't: capital punishment for terrorist murderers.
Likud's coalition negotiator: Post rotation is naturalMinister Levin discusses Yisrael Beytenu talks with Arutz Sheva, explains portfolio shakeup will be within Likud.
Yisrael Beytenu coalition talks 'to be completed today'At start of formal negotiations, Likud Minister Levin promises to try and wrap up negotiations in one day, Liberman backs him.
'Liberman as Defense Minister is a cause for concern'Ben-Gvir of Otzma Yehudit warns Liberman did nothing right-wing in office and takes sharp left turns - but there is one reason to celebrate.
'Liberman as Defense Minister would be a disaster for haredim'Haredi parties nervous Liberman would use position to push for tougher measures against yeshiva students avoiding the draft.
Liberman may join coalition as soon as Thursday, officials saySenior officials say coalition agreement could come as early as Thursday.
PM tells Yaalon he may lose Defense Ministry to LibermanAs talks with Liberman progress, Netanyahu informs Yaalon he may lose Defense Ministry.
Likud ministers overjoyed at Liberman meetingOutpouring of ministers and deputy ministers hail the coming of a 'wide, right-wing government' with Likud's 'natural partner.'
Elkin to Netanyahu: Take up Liberman's offerLikud Minister urges PM to seriously consider Yisrael Beytenu's conditions to join the coalition, instead of Zionist Union.
Liberman sets conditions for joining coalition governmentDefense ministry, death penalty for terrorists, pensions reforms: Yisrael Beytenu demands major concessions to join gov't.
Report: Liberman turned down Defense Minister offerYisrael Beytenu head rejects position, promise of death penalty for terrorists; says current gov't not really right-wing.
Liberman: Netanyahu's government is not right-wingNetanyahu leads a 'fake' right-wing government, former Foreign Minister fumes, amid unity government attempts with leftist Zionist Union.
Source: Likud to reach out to Liberman to join governmentLikud source says the party intends to reach out to Yisrael Beytenu after talks with Zionist Union failed.
Netanyahu: Liberman working with Arabs to form leftist gov'tPrime Minister Netanyahu blasts Yisrael Beytenu chairman, says he is working with the Joint List to bring down the government.
Poll: Lapid, Liberman continue to gain strengthNew poll finds that Yesh Atid and Yisrael Beytenu are making gains at the expense of Likud and the Zionist Union.
Former Foreign Minister: We should declare state of emergencyYisrael Beytenu holds tour at Damscus Gate following yesterday's attack. Says government should have gotten tough six months ago.
Knesset pays tribute to former Norwegian parliament speakerIn a moving ceremony, Knesset pays tribute to Jo Benkow, Holocaust survivor who in the past served as Speaker of the Norwegian parliament.
Liberman takes swipe at 'political charlatan' NetanyahuFormer ally of PM slams his law to suspend Knesset members with 90 MK vote as a 'classic Bibi bluff,' calls to replace Netanyahu.
Liberman slams 'government with no policy at all'Coalition 'only held together by desire to keep their seats at any cost,' fires Yisrael Beytenu head, demanding elections.
Embassy protest demands Swedish FM resignYisrael Beytenu activists and MK decry 'anti-Semitic statements,' saying Wallstrom will only 'wake up to terror when it's at her home.'
Liberman: Yisrael Beytenu 'the only secular right-wing party'Avigdor Liberman slams Likud as 'sellouts' to haredi community after changes slated for draft law.
Liberman: Why is Islamic Movement still legal?'Government making empty promises,' ex-FM says, claims resident status of terrorists is not being revoked.
Knesset rejects bill to defund parties that back Israel boycottDespite likely support from coalition MKs, Avigdor Liberman's refusal to postpone vote prompts resounding loss.
Police: Put Senior Yisrael Beytenu Figures on TrialInvestigation into mass public corruption scandal concludes with recommendation to try 34 suspects, including former ministers.
As Terrorism Grips Israel, Liberman Eyes His ComebackJust six months ago, commentators were writing the Yisrael Beytenu leader off. How wrong they were.
Yisrael Beytenu MK: Liberman Will One Day be Prime MinisterMK Sharon Gal blasts Netanyahu's government and predicts Avigdor Liberman will one day lead the country.
Liberman Dismisses 'Leperous' HotovelyLiberman brushes off accusations of weakness during his tenure as FM, calls current Deputy Foreign Minister Hotovely a 'leper.'
No-Confidence Motion Filed Over Beit El DemolitionsYisrael Beytenu demands government be replaced 'immediately' after demolition saga ends, says Netanyahu unfit to lead.
Knesset Crushes Death Penalty for Terrorists BillDespite MK Sharon Gal's attempt to shame right-wing MKs into voting for his death penalty bill, legislation loses badly by 94 to six.
Galon Removed from Knesset After Insulting Yisrael Beytenu MKMeretz chairwoman refers to MK Sharon Gal as "messed up", is removed from plenum.
Netanyahu Buries Death Penalty LawSlated to go before Ministerial Committee Sunday, death penalty for terrorists bill indefinitely frozen by PM's technical maneuver.
Yisrael Beytenu MK: We Share Nothing with Leftist OppositionMK Sharon Gal touts Yisrael Beytenu deal with Likud, says closer cooperation with the coalition expected.
Coalition Chairman Mulls a Liberman ReturnWhile Likud's Tzahi Hanegbi boasts 'we split the opposition,' there's no certainty Yisrael Beytenu will join Netanyahu's latest government.
Online Campaign Launched for Terrorist Death Penalty LawYisrael Beytenu's Sharon Gal pushes for public pressure ahead of critical debate Sunday on his bill to execute terrorists.
New Bill May Hinder Arab MKs ReelectionSharon Gal's new bill to be voted on Sunday would force Knesset candidates to prove they never encouraged armed struggle against Israel.
Liberman: Stop Funding Parties Who Advocate BDSYisrael Beytenu head proposes a law to strip funding of Knesset parties that support boycotts of products from Judea and Samaria.
Former MK David Rotem Passes AwayFormer Yisrael Beytenu MK passes away at home in Efrat; led an impressive Knesset career before retiring prior to elections.
Liberman on the Attack: Netanyahu is the Master of ZigzaggingWar of words continues: Liberman says he joined opposition because Netanyahu 'abandoned' and no longer belongs to national camp.
Analysis: Is Liberman Being Blackmailed?Yisrael Beytenu's behavior is either irrational or the behavior of someone who has a gun pointed to his head.
Netanyahu: Liberman Has Joined LeftistsPrime Minister says no one would have voted for Yisrael Beytenu had they known it would join Opposition to Likud. Liberman fires back.
Yisrael Beytenu to File No-Confidence Motion Over HamasMotion filed over government's inability to deter Hamas rocket fire, refusal to make overthrowing Hamas a goal.
Liberman: I Deceived Voters? Netanyahu Did!Yisrael Beytenu chair attacks Prime Minister for duplicity against immigrant community, promises to fight him from the Opposition.
Speaker Edelstein Mystified by Liberman's StepKnesset speaker is 'looking for an answer to why it is happening and cannot find one.'
Liberman Predicts Elections by 2016Yisrael Beytenu chairman says a coalition made up of 61 MKs will be short-lived, insists it's Likud's fault that he chose not to join.