'We will not allow Iranian forces and Hezbollah on Golan border'

Defense Minister Liberman meets with Russian Defense and Foreign Ministers, says military coordination between two countries is 'effective.'Nitzan Keidar, 4/26/2017, 8:31 PM

'Liberman abusing Eli yeshiva'

Jewish Home officials say Defense Minister seeking to harm yeshiva where rabbi made controversial statements while Bennett is in Poland.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2017, 5:21 PM

'Zero tolerance for violence against IDF soldiers'

Defense Minister Liberman says attacks on security forces unacceptable, promises to prosecute perpetrators.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2017, 1:22 PM

Liberman justifies High Court decision

Defense Minister Liberman welcomes High Court decision to allow limited opening of supermarkets on Sabbath in Tel Aviv.Mordechai Sones, 4/20/2017, 12:24 PM

Severely injured in Gaza, died in Vietnam

Reserve Colonel Pinhas "Pinki" Zuartz, who lost his foot in a Gaza operation, dies during trip to Vietnam.Hagai Huberman, 4/15/2017, 11:07 PM

'Hypocrisy and double standards against Israel'

Defense Minister Liberman slams lack of international concern over assassinations and executions of Arabs when Israel cannot be blamed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2017, 3:52 PM

Disagreement in cabinet: Should Israel absorb Syrians?

Two ministers express support for increased humanitarian aid to Syrian refugees, but defense ministry staunchly opposed.Nitsan Keidar, 4/9/2017, 11:55 AM

'The terrorist raised his hands, knowing they wouldn't shoot'

Family of soldier murdered near Ofra meets with Defense Minister, says terrorist knew that he wouldn’t die as a result of Azariya trial.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2017, 9:31 AM

'The chemical weapons attack was carried out at Assad's bidding'

Defense Minister is '100% certain' that Assad gave the order for the shocking massacre in Syria's Idlib. He slams the world's weak response.Orli Harari, 4/6/2017, 7:44 AM

Yamam counter-terrorism unit source of pride and strength

Ministers Liberman, Erdan, Inspector General Alshich, visit special counter-terrorism unit base: 'We're ready: Any time, place, scenario.'Mordechai Sones, 4/4/2017, 5:32 PM

Hamas: The 'Zionists' murdered Faqha

Hamas rejects Liberman's assertion that the terror group was behind the elimination of its senior member.Elad Benari, 4/3/2017, 12:07 AM

'Hamas is known for its internal conflicts'

Defense Minister Liberman says Hamas should search for leader's killer among its own members.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2017, 1:11 PM

Liberman is harassing the Eli yeshiva

Deputy Attorney General says Defense Minister lacks authority to cancel recognition of pre-military yeshiva over rabbi's remarks on IDF.Uzi Baruch, 3/29/2017, 5:50 PM

Liberman: A new policy against Hamas

Defense Minister says Israel has changed its way of fighting Hamas since he assumed office, said Iran is source of security threats.Gary Willig, 3/26/2017, 4:37 PM

Heads of Eli pre-army yeshiva called to hearing

Defense Minister demands cancellation of Eli's status unless Rabbi Levinstein is fired.Uzi Baruch, 3/22/2017, 5:27 PM

Liberman: Nobody wants elections

Defense Minister Liberman referred to coalition crisis and to Eli academy ultimatum in a Yisrael Beitenu faction meeting.Yoel Domb, 3/20/2017, 4:42 PM

'Israel doesn't need new elections'

Defense Minister visits army base, speaks of importance of IDF diversity, says new elections 'last thing Israel needs.'Yoni Kempinski, 3/19/2017, 10:39 AM

PA furious over terrorist designation

PA chairman: Decision to designate Palestinian National Fund a terrorist organization is against the Oslo Accords.Dalit Halevi, 3/17/2017, 6:12 AM

Liberman: Palestinian National Fund a terrorist organization

Organization used by PA to pay salaries to terrorists in prison declared a terrorist organization.Gary Willig, 3/16/2017, 6:15 PM

Liberman: Bennett acting out of narrow political considerations

Defense Minister says Naftali Bennett acting against interest of pre-military school by defending rabbinic leader.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/16/2017, 5:12 PM

Likud Minister: Bennett trying to gain political capital

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely attacks Education Minister: 'Shame such an important subject became a populist and political debate.'Mordechai Sones, 3/16/2017, 4:32 PM

Army prep school head: We won't succumb to this dictatorship

Head of IDF prep school in Eli, Rabbi Eli Sadan, tells students: Defense Ministry was advised Rabbi Yigal Levenstein will not be leaving.Mordechai Sones, 3/16/2017, 3:29 PM

'Commissar Liberman, let the rabbis do their job'

Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel (Jewish Home) responds sharply to Defense Minister's demand that Rabbi Levinstein resign from Eli leadership.Hezky Baruch, 3/15/2017, 5:47 PM

'Liberman is an immigrant from Moldova, Arabs own the land'

Arab parties fume at Liberman's Facebook post placing Arab MKs in new Palestinian Authority state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/13/2017, 12:54 PM

'Peace will come when we swap lands and populations'

Defense Minister says Israel needs to restart negotiations, supports two-state solution.Hezki Baruch, 3/13/2017, 12:35 PM

Liberman to Tillerson: UNHRC degrades Israel

Israeli Defense Minister asks Secretary of State to reconsider American policy towards UNHRC and UNRWA.Nitsan Keidar, 3/9/2017, 12:07 AM

'Eliminate Haniyeh before you close Eli academy'

Naftali Bennett rejected Defense Minister Liberman's demand to stop funding Eli academy.Hezky Baruch, 3/8/2017, 10:32 PM

PM's office: Building freeze report is false

PM's office strongly denies Arutz Sheva report that Netanyahu instructed a freeze on thousands units in Yesha he had approved.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2017, 4:38 PM

Liberman to Pence: We're waiting for the embassy move

Israeli Defense Minister meets Mike Pence, talks about anti-Semitism, Iran, and expected US Embassy move.Nitsan Keidar, 3/8/2017, 7:08 AM

'We need an active America in our region'

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman meets Defense Secretary James Mattis. The two discuss regional issues and U.S. involvement in the region.Nitsan Keidar, 3/7/2017, 11:27 PM

Elkin: Declaring sovereignty now would be a mistake

Likud Minister defends Defense Minister Liberman for stating that annexation would lead to crisis with the US.Yoel Domb, 3/7/2017, 9:21 AM

'Lebanese army is Hezbollah unit'

Defense Minister Liberman presents new data on Syrian/Lebanese theater in briefing to Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee.Hezki Baruch, 3/6/2017, 6:59 PM

Liberman to meet with US officials in Washington

Defense Minister announces trip to DC tonight to meet with US officials about shared security challenges.JTA, 3/6/2017, 5:37 PM

'Liberman harming the Right'

MK Mickey Zohar rebuts DM denunciation of Israeli sovereignty in Judea and Samaria at Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee.Hezki Baruch, 3/6/2017, 4:51 PM

Women in Green: Defense Minister mistaken and misleading

Women in Green say there is no reason not to annex Judea and Samaria, US has bigger things to worry about.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2017, 2:49 PM

'Stop trying to intimidate us on annexation'

Land of Israel Lobby hits back at Liberman claims Trump administration warned Israel against annexation.Hezki Baruch, 3/6/2017, 2:03 PM

Hotovely: Enough of Liberman's scare tactics

Deputy Foreign Minister blasts Defense Minister's warning against annexation of parts of Judea and Samaria, accuses him of intimidation.Hezki Baruch, 3/6/2017, 12:56 PM

'US warned us not to annex Judea and Samaria'

Defense Minister warns right-wing parties push for annexation of Judea and Samaria will bring an immediate crisis with US.Hezki Baruch, 3/6/2017, 10:47 AM

Liberman: UNHRC 'the Council of Hatred of Israel'

Israeli politicians blast UNHRC over its criticism of the sentencing of soldier Elor Azariya.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/24/2017, 8:26 PM

Defense Minister: Golani exercise our response to all threats

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman visits Golani brigade exercise comprised of engineers, tanks, artillery.Shlomo Pietrekovski, 2/21/2017, 6:58 PM

'We need to separate from the Palestinians inside pre-67 Israel'

'Why should Arabs in Umm Al-Fahm, who identify as Palestinians, continue to be citizens of Israel?', asks Defense Minister Liberman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/20/2017, 10:26 AM

'Two-state solution is not on the agenda'

Minister Yisrael Katz opposes Liberman's statement that there is no alternative to the two-state solution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/20/2017, 5:14 AM

Liberman: My goal is a Palestinian state

Israeli Defense Minister says 'biggest problem' with two-state-solution is demographics, Tzipi Livni says anti-Semitism 'saddens' her.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2017, 12:20 PM

'We can't build without coordinating with the U.S.'

Defense Minister warns urges all those talking about annexation to "calm down".Elad Benari, Canada, 2/17/2017, 11:17 PM

Hamas to Liberman: Thanks, but no thanks

Hamas leader rejects Liberman’s offer for airport, seaport, and industrial zone in Gaza if Hamas stops tunnels and rocket fire.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/17/2017, 10:43 PM

Liberman and Iranian FM to share stage in Munich

Israeli Defense Minister to share stage with Iran's Foreign Minister at Munich Security Conference. They are not expected to interact.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/17/2017, 10:10 PM

Liberman: The three main problems are Iran, Iran, Iran

Defense Minister Liberman meets Secretary of Defense James Mattis to discuss a range of defense-related issues.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 2/17/2017, 8:21 PM

Liberman offers Hamas airport, seaport in exchange for quiet

Defense Minister says Israel willing to build international airport, seaport, industrial zone in Gaza if Hamas ends tunnels, rocket fire.Uzi Baruch, 2/16/2017, 7:43 PM

'Jewish Home has no option of leaving the coalition'

Defense Minister Liberman talks about the Netanyahu-Trump talks in Washington. 'Their body language indicated chemistry and trust.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2017, 12:46 PM

Liberman: 'If war is forced on us, IDF knows how to win'

Defense minister Liberman spoke at the annual memorial ceremony for 73 soldiers who died in helicopter disaster.Yoel Domb, 2/15/2017, 6:34 PM

'The Chief of Staff is more appreciated than I am'

Cabinet approves extending Gadi Eizenkot's term for additional year, Netanyahu says public appreciates Eizenkot more than the government.Hezki Baruch, 2/12/2017, 1:08 PM

Liberman to cancel army deferrals for haredi demonstrators?

Defense Minister Avidgor Liberman intends to stop budgetary allocations for haredim who demonstrate against army enlistment.Yoni Kempinski, 2/8/2017, 5:26 PM

Liberman: 'You can accomplish anything you set your mind to'

Liberman attends Russian Birthright event, tells participants he's 'excited' they came to visit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2017, 11:03 AM

Aryeh Eldad: 'Rotten Policeman' award to Erdan and Liberman

Former National Union member Aryeh Eldad lashes out at Liberman and Erdan for acting like 'clerks who fulfill instructions'.Yoel Domb, 2/2/2017, 9:03 AM

Liberman orders: Destroy Amona agricultural land

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman instructs security forces to uproot agricultural areas adjacent to Amona.Uzi Baruch, 2/1/2017, 3:24 PM

3,000 new homes approved in Judea and Samaria

Liberman and Netanyahu announce the construction of more than 3,000 new housing units in Judea and Samaria.Hezki Baruch, 1/31/2017, 11:25 PM

Liberman: Supreme Court will "100% certainly" disqualify law

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman said his party would support Regulation Law but he is "100% certain" that Supreme Court will disqualify itHezki Baruch, 1/30/2017, 3:49 PM