Liberman: 'We must not repeat Shalit deal mistake'

DM disputes criticism by Goldin and Shaul families that their sons were forgotten in Gaza. 'Hamas demands make deal advance impossible.'Mordechai Sones, 8/27/2017, 1:19 PM

'A violent, extremist, and anti-Zionist group'

Liberman on Mea She'arim riots: While our best sons risk their lives defending homeland, extremist group tries to thwart haredi recruitment.Mordechai Sones, 8/8/2017, 9:26 PM

Ya'alon attacks Liberman, calls him a 'liar'

'I do not want anyone like Liberman to preach to me,' said former DM. 'A liar who spent years in interrogation rooms.'Mordechai Sones, 7/16/2017, 1:45 PM

'We're building in Judea and Samaria - without all the fuss'

Defense Minister tours Maale Shomron and encounters harsh criticism for the 'Qalqiliya Plan' he is advancing.Eliran Aharon, 7/12/2017, 3:44 PM

Is Liberman zigzagging again?

Yisrael Beytenu MK Robert Ilatov comes out against the statements of Defense Minister showing readiness to allow Arab absorption into Yesha.Uzi Baruch, 6/25/2017, 10:18 AM

Liberman: We will not agree to the 'return' of a single refugee

Defense Minister speaks at Herzliya Conference. 'Make no mistake: An end to the conflict will not solve the problems, but make them worse.'Yoni Kempinski, 6/22/2017, 10:17 AM

New bill: Polygraph test for cabinet members

Defense Minister Liberman advances bill to crack down on repeated leaks from Political-Security Cabinet.Hezki Baruch, 6/20/2017, 3:00 PM

'Al Jazeera is like Nazi propaganda'

Israel is reportedly weighing plans to close down the Qatari-owned paper's regional offices in Israel.Tal Polon, 6/13/2017, 8:33 AM

'I haven't noticed that you assassinated Haniyeh today...'

Yisrael Beytenu party attacks Jewish Home in Knesset plenum. Bennett: 'Turn your militancy on Hamas in Gaza, not religious Zionism.'Mordechai Sones, 5/15/2017, 7:27 PM

Liberman: Dawabshe family ineligible for compensation

Following Defense Minister's announcement, Dawabshe family is considering taking legal action.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2017, 1:46 PM

Liberman: I hope the Arab MKs join the hunger strike

Defense Minister Liberman: 'I hope MKs from the Arab Joint List will join the terrorists, without breaking and eating chicken at night.'Hezki Baruch, 4/18/2017, 4:01 PM

Liberman's revenge: Hearing for Eli yeshiva head

Defense Ministry holds hearing with Eli yeshiva head Rabbi Eli Sadan over potential removal of army deferrals for students.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/5/2017, 8:07 PM

The Religious Zionist whipping boy

Why Religious Zionism, which identifies with the Jewish State heart and soul, continues to be mistreated blatantly.Menahem Rahat, 3/23/2017, 6:01 PM

Liberman: Terrorist missile threat is intolerable

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman: 'The threat of missiles in the hands of terrorists is an intolerable threat'Mordechai Sones, 3/21/2017, 7:44 PM

Netanyahu insists: Broadcasting corporation unnecessary

Likud source close to PM clarifies he maintains opinion no need to establish corporation, no point in allowing to proceed.Mordechai Sones, 3/20/2017, 7:25 PM

Bennett: Liberman is trying to harm Religious Zionism

Education Minister Bennett sharply attacked Defense Minister Liberman for his ultimatum against Eli academy, calls on PM to 'restrain' him.Eliran Aharon, 3/20/2017, 4:15 PM

Defense Minister: Cut off all contact with Palestinian Authority

Defense Minister Liberman orders IDF to cut off all contact with PA, excepting security officials.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2016, 10:18 AM

Liberman: Increase Christian soldiers participation in IDF

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman declared that the army is making efforts to increase the number of Christian soldiers enlisting in IDF.Yoel Domb, 12/21/2016, 6:55 PM

Liberman: Our answer must be to expand the settlements

Defense Minister Lieberman visits Neve Tzuf, speaks with residents.Yoni Kempinski, Neve Tzuf, 11/27/2016, 10:25 AM

Conversion course is part of the national budget

Minister Liberman allocates 17 million shekels to the basic defense budget for the Nativ conversion course.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2016, 2:14 AM

Terrorist house gets off on technicality

Home of terrorist who murdered Rabbi Michael Mark will not be demolished - because it was a rental.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2016, 7:22 PM

Liberman hails 'best chapter' ever of Israel-Cyprus relations

"Despite all political problems and security problems in our region, we are two small democracies and very, very reliable friends."AFP, 9/16/2016, 2:52 PM

Liberman declares boycott of United Nations Special Coordinator

Minister of Defense Liberman, orders security establishment to cease all communication with Nikolay Maldenov, UN coordinator to Middle East.Arutz Sheva, 9/14/2016, 10:51 PM

Liberman allows easing of restrictions for Muslim holiday

The government is making a number of generous gestures to Muslims for the upcoming Muslim holiday next week.Kobi Finkler, 9/5/2016, 8:46 PM

Liberman blasts plan to turn over school to illegal migrants

Defense Minister Liberman asks Naftali Bennett to intervene regarding South Tel Aviv school being turned over to illegal migrants' children.Nitsan Keidar, 8/30/2016, 12:58 PM

Liberman: No returning terrorists’ bodies

Defense Minister tells IDF to stop handing over dead terrorists to the PA for burial. A cemetery for terrorists is being planned.Hezki Baruch, 6/9/2016, 6:26 PM

Science Minister: Expel terrorists’ families without delay

Ofir Akunis declares more aggressive measures needed to counter cruel, barbaric terror onslaught, Livni calls for restraint.Talia Blatman, 3/8/2016, 8:19 PM

Likud Officials: Kahlon Could Choose Herzog

Moshe Kahlon says he will join any government in which he is finance minister, but Likud officials fear this may mean a Herzog government.Moshe Cohen, 3/12/2015, 8:45 AM

'Ariel for Israel, Umm el-Fahm for Palestine'

Avigdor Liberman says Yisrael Beytenu will join any government which supports its controversial 'transfer' plan, with major land swaps.Yaakov Levi, 1/15/2015, 11:58 AM

Likud Candidate Says Liberman Part of a 'Left-Wing Conspiracy'

Former Likud MK Ayoub Kara says the issue in upcoming elections is the stark contrast between the “clear right” and the “clear left.”Yaakov Levi, 12/25/2014, 4:00 PM

Liberman: Phony Likud 'Rightists' Can't Lecture Me

Avigdor Liberman slams Likud members who called him soft on the peace process; 'The Likud led the disengagement.'Yaakov Levi, 12/24/2014, 4:51 PM

Liberman, Steinitz: PA Move Will Only Bring War

Foreign Minister Avigdor Libeman condemned the PA for submitting a draft resolution to the UN Security Council to force Israel to withdraw.Moshe Cohen, 12/18/2014, 9:09 AM

Liberman Brands MK Temple Mount Visits 'Cheap Politics'

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman on Thursday slammed Knesset members who ascend the Temple Mount to pray.Yaakov Levi, 11/6/2014, 8:37 AM

'Sending IKEA Furniture Without Screws Doesn't Help'

Foreign Ministry spokesman gives a crushing comeback to Sweden FM's IKEA comments over 'Palestine' recognition.Cynthia Blank, 10/31/2014, 8:40 AM

'Terror is a Global Epidemic' Says FM after Wednesday Attacks

'Terrorism is not due to construction in Jerusalem, Ottawa, New York, Madrid, London or Mombasa,' says Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 10/23/2014, 11:20 AM

Liberman to Kerry: We'll Help Fight ISIS

Speaking to US Secretary of State John Kerry, Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman said that Israel was prepared to help defeat Islamic State.Yaakov Levi, 9/18/2014, 8:42 AM

Liberman: Hamas Demilitarization 'Unlikely'

Despite 50 days of war and 66 soldiers killed in Operation Protective Edge, Israel shouldn't expect Gaza to disarm, Foreign Minister said.Yaakov Levi, 9/7/2014, 5:58 PM

Liberman: No New Elections Right Now

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman is not planning on breaking up the coalition, he told CNN Sunday.Yaakov Levi, 8/31/2014, 10:40 PM

Liberman: Boycott Striking Arab Businesses

Foreign Minister calls on Israelis not to buy at Arab stores that closed their doors Monday in protest over IDF activity in Gaza.Moshe Cohen, 7/21/2014, 5:36 PM

Hotovely: 'PM Should Give Liberman a Piece of His Mind'

MK Tzippy Hotovely labels foreign minister 'the most cynical politician in Israel's political system'.Yaakov Levi, 7/7/2014, 5:57 PM

Netanyahu, Liberman Spar Over 'Tough Talk'

A sharp exchange ensued between Prime Minister Netanyahu and Foreign Minister Liberman over what ministers should say in public.Yaakov Levi, 7/6/2014, 6:59 PM

Liberman: No Deals Without Security Guarantees

The murder of Baruch Mizrahi was a reminder of who exactly Israel was dealing with in peace negotiations, the Foreign Minister said.Moshe Cohen, 4/17/2014, 2:30 PM

Liberman: Deal Almost Closed When PA Pulled Out

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman said that Israel and the PA had been close to an agreement – until the Palestinians decided to backtrackMoshe Cohen, 4/14/2014, 1:13 AM

Liberman Extols 'Israeli Dream' of Immigrating, Becoming MK

Foreign Minister enthuses over the success of Russian Aliyah, says Israel could have Russian-speaking Prime Minister.Moshe Cohen, 4/7/2014, 9:04 PM

Sources: Liberman Won't Leave Government

Sources in Netanyahu's coalition said they weren't worried about Avigdor Libernan's threat to bolt the coalition.Yaakov Levi , 4/7/2014, 1:12 AM

Growing Calls for Israel to Retake Gaza

There's only one way to permanently end Gaza rocket attacks on Israel, say two ministers - going back into Gaza, at least temporarily.David Lev, 3/13/2014, 2:13 PM

MK Attacks Coalition 'Bullying' Tactics Over Controversial Bills

'Commitment document' attempting to force Coalition MKs to support three controversial laws is making members of the opposition see red.David Lev, 3/9/2014, 4:26 PM

Attorney General Will Not Appeal Liberman Acquittal

Justice ministry officially announces decision to uphold court ruling, confirms rumors that Weinstein defied calls for an appeal.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/18/2013, 5:40 PM

Avigdor Liberman Reinstated as Foreign Minister in Knesset Vote

Liberman takes oath of office after 62-17 vote for reinstatement; returns after year fighting corruption charges. Leftist MKs up in arms.Tova Dvorin, 11/11/2013, 9:17 PM