Pebble in Shoe, New MK Prepares for Ceremony

Rabbi Shai Piron, about to be sworn in with the rest of the 19th Knesset, placed pebbles in his shoes, for a reason.Gil Ronen, 2/5/2013, 11:16 AM

Bennett Takes It on the Chin for ‘Refusal’ Remarks

Political leaders have a field day mocking Bennett for his remarks on refusing IDF orders. The next polls will reveal the damage, if any. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/23/2012, 9:45 AM

Former IDF General Given 4th Spot on Livni List

Gen. (Res.) Elazar Stern has been placed in the number 4 spot on the Livni party's Knesset list. Elad Benari, 12/7/2012, 1:14 AM

Former IDF Manpower Head: Gaza Operation Because of Elections

Netanyahu and Barak started Operation Pillar of Defense in Gaza because of electoral considerations, says Maj. Gen. (res.) Elazar Stern.Elad Benari, 11/23/2012, 2:13 AM

Help Ends for 8,000 Holocaust Survivors

More than 8,000 elderly survivors are left without assistance as aid group says, “We’re out of money.”Maayana Miskin, 11/9/2012, 9:18 AM

IDF 'Handshake Objector' Gets His Scholarship

A 3rd victory for the soldier who refused to shake the IDF Chief of Staff's hand after the Disengagement: he will get his Excellent Soldier prize.Gil Ronen, 9/6/2010, 3:35 PM

Stern: Not All Fallen Soldiers Equal

Former head of IDF manpower Elazar Stern believes Israel should differentiate between soldiers killed in combat and others.Maayana Miskin, 2/26/2010, 8:29 AM