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'Meir Dagan saved the Golan Heights'

Nationalist activist reveals ex-Mossad head helped convince haredi rabbis to oppose giving up the Golan, 'and in effect saved the state.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2016, 10:58 PM

Former Mossad chief Meir Dagan passes away

After lifetime of service, former Mossad head loses battle with cancer.David Rosenberg, 3/17/2016, 9:56 AM

Former Mossad Chief: Israel Should Stop Criticizing America

Meir Dagan continues to attack Israeli government’s policies, calls on it to stop criticizing the United States over deal with Iran.Ben Ariel, 9/8/2015, 5:13 AM

Ex-Mossad Head Dagan: Netanyahu's Order to Strike Iran 'Illegal'

In JPost conference debate, ex-Mossad chief and ex-IDF head Ashkenazi deny refusing order to strike, say it was never really issued.Gil Ronen, 6/8/2015, 8:28 AM

'Meir Dagan is Playing Politics with National Security'

Former CIA analyst involved with intel on Iran's nuclear program reveals Mossad chief agreed with Netanyahu - until he was let go.Tova Dvorin, 3/11/2015, 10:08 AM

Diskin: Likud Turned Dagan into an Ungrateful Leftist

Former Shin Bet chief blasts PM Netanyahu and the Likud for their reactions to Meir Dagan's comments at leftist rally.Elad Benari, 3/10/2015, 4:16 AM

Akunis: Dagan Has Personal Vendetta Against Netanyahu

Deputy Minister notes Dagan may not have penned his own speech, slams him for 'ingratitude' after Netanyahu helped save his life in 2012.Tova Dvorin, 3/8/2015, 9:13 AM

Levin Blasts 'Irresponsible' Meir Dagan for Rally Tirade

Likud MK Yariv Levin blasts former Mossad chief's tirade against Netanyahu for 'harming national security' after massive leftist rally.Hezki Baruch, Tova Dvorin, 3/7/2015, 10:41 PM

30,000 Flood Leftist Pre-Elections Rally

Meretz, Labor reps attend; former Mossad Chief Meir Dagan: under Netanyahu, Israel was 'stuck.'Hezki Baruch, 3/7/2015, 9:20 PM

Dagan: Netanyahu and Bennett Leading to An Apartheid State

Former Mossad chief issues yet another verbal attack against the Prime Minister and his policies.Uzi Baruch, 3/6/2015, 3:16 AM

Is Netanyahu Also Responsible for Global Warming?

Leftists have internalized the Big Lie technique so thoroughly that they may soon blame Israel's Prime Minister for the weather. Mark Langfan, 1/30/2015, 1:56 PM

Dagan: Netanyahu Endangering Israel's Security

Former Mossad chief launches yet another verbal attack against PM Netanyahu, says his policies are dangerous.Elad Benari, 1/29/2015, 1:16 AM

Kahlon's Unnamed Party Generates Much Speculation

Media speculates that former Mossad chief and former MK Shama-Hacohen will run with Moshe Kahlon.Elad Benari, 12/5/2014, 4:14 AM

Dagan: Demand for Recognition is 'Nonsense'

Former Mossad chief dismisses Prime Minister Netanyahu’s demand that the PA recognize Israel as a Jewish state.Elad Benari, 2/12/2014, 5:13 AM

Dagan Wrong on Jordan Valley, Says Military Historian

In an interview with Arutz Sheva, Israeli military historian Aryeh Yitzchaki said that Israel needed the Jordan Valley to ensure securityDavid Lev, 1/16/2014, 9:54 AM

Former Mossad Head: Jordan Valley not Critical

Ex-Mossad head says Israel could survive without the Jordan Valley. MK: his left-wing views were proven wrong in the past.Maayana Miskin, 1/5/2014, 12:53 PM

Will Peres Return to the Knesset in 2014?

Reports surface that Israel's president has no plans to retire and will form a new party when his presidency ends in 2014.Elad Benari, 11/12/2013, 6:13 AM

Ex-Mossad Head: Peace Talks were Bungled

Meir Dagan pins little hope on negotiations with Palestinian Authority, says now is not the time for Iran strike.Gil Ronen, 7/30/2013, 1:35 PM

Dagan to Netanyahu: You Want to Shoot? Shoot!

It's not wise to threaten Syrian President Bashar Assad at the present time, says former Mossad chief in response to PM's remarks.Elad Benari, 6/27/2013, 5:15 AM

Dagan: Political Shifts Open Door for 'Rare Opportunity'

Former Mossad chief Meir Dagan reflects on rapid shifts taking place in the political map of the Middle East.Rina Tzvi , 6/19/2013, 3:59 PM

Former Mossad Chief: No Immediate Threat to Israel

“Looking over a short period of time, I don’t see an immediate conventional threat to Israel,” says former Mossad Chief Dagan.Elad Benari, 4/29/2013, 1:17 AM

Netanyahu: I Will Attack Iran Alone if Necessary

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu promises that by the time his next term is over, Iran will not have a nuclear weapons program.Elad Benari, 11/6/2012, 12:16 AM

Report: IDF, Mossad Heads Opposed Orders in 2010

Channel 2 report says Netanyahu, Barak ordered preparation for Iran strike, met opposition of Dagan, Ashkenazi.Gil Ronen, 11/4/2012, 9:03 PM

Dagan in Israel after Belarus Liver Transplant

Former Mossad head is conscious and his condition is said to be stable.Gil Ronen, 10/27/2012, 9:24 PM

Security Increased Around Dagan's Belarus Hospital Bed

Security has been raised significantly around the hospital room in which former Mossad head Meir Dagan is recuperatingDavid Lev, 10/18/2012, 10:44 AM

Former Mossad Head Dagan Gets New Liver in Belarus

Former Mossad head Meir Dagan has undergone a complicated operation – a liver transplant, in, of all places, BelarusDavid Lev, 10/16/2012, 10:41 PM

Dagan: Time to Get Rid of Assad

Former Mossad chief says situation in Egypt is not as bad as some people say it is.Gil Ronen, 6/20/2012, 9:56 PM

Former Security Adviser: Don't Talk About Iran in Public

Former National Security Adviser warns against public discourse on Iran, criticizes officials who spoke out against attacking Iran.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/1/2012, 10:40 PM

Dagan and Colleagues Call for Tough Economic Sanctions on Iran

Former Mossad Chief Dagan co-authors article with former intelligence chiefs and other officials, calls for tough sanctions on Iran.Elad Benari, 5/18/2012, 5:38 AM

Erdan: Elections Good for Right

Environment Minister says a stronger Likud that is less dependent on partners will be more nationalistic.Gil Ronen, 5/3/2012, 7:14 PM

Harsh Words Between Minister and former Mossad Chief in NY

Verbal confrontation breaks out between Environment Minister Erdan and former Mossad chief Meir Dagan over Diskin's remarks.Elad Benari, 4/30/2012, 1:12 AM

Erdan: Diskin, Dagan Harm the Efforts Regarding Iran

Environment Minister Gilad Erdan responds to Diskin: Inconceivable that former security heads will damage our efforts regarding Iran.Elad Benari, 4/30/2012, 12:15 AM

Former Mossad Head Dagan supports Diskin

Former Mossad head Meir Dagan expresses his support for Diskin following complaints of incitement, leaking classified information.Maayana Miskin, 4/29/2012, 9:36 PM

Gold Rush in Israel – near Eilat

Gold Rush: Israel recently has discovered a treasure of oil and gas. Now, ex-Mossad chief Meir Dagan wants to look for gold – near Eilat.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/17/2012, 9:20 AM

Erdan: Dagan's Statements a Danger to Israel

Minister Gilad Erdan: Former Mossad chief's remarks that Iran is 'rational' are a danger to Israel's security interests.Elad Benari, 3/11/2012, 3:36 AM

Former Mossad Chief: Iranian Regime is 'Rational'

Former Mossad Chief Meir Dagan tells CBS: Ahmadinejad is rational. Iran is considering all the implications of its actions.Elad Benari, 3/9/2012, 7:15 AM

Former Intelligence Chief: Don't Attack Iran Now

Former Mossad chief Meir Dagan warns it would not be smart to attack Iran now -- and says there is no need to do so, either.Chana Ya'ar, 2/11/2012, 9:08 PM

Dagan: No Existential Threat

Former Mossad director Meir Dagan once again took a swing at Prime Minister Netanyahu saying Israel faces no existential threats.Gabe Kahn., 2/8/2012, 4:09 PM

Dagan: Leaders Unaware of Threats Israel Faces

Former Mossad chief hints Israeli leaders are unaware of the security threats faced by the Jewish State.Elad Benari, 1/4/2012, 5:46 AM

Former Mossad Chief: Israel's Government is 'Ridiculous'

Former Mossad chief Meir Dagan says Israel's government needs an overhaul - adds senior officials want him silenced on Iran.Gabe Kahn., 11/29/2011, 8:34 PM

Former Mossad Head Yatom: Israel Can't Afford Not to Strike Iran

BESA think tank experts: "Who says protests against dictatorship must lead to democracy?", "US has no strategy", "No time left on Iran".BESA Center Staff, 11/25/2011, 8:14 AM

Dagan: Shalit Deal Steals Gilad's Thunder

Former Mossad Chief Meir Dagan: Gilad Shalit should not be treated as a hero as the price paid for his release precludes this.Elad Benari, 11/3/2011, 6:14 AM

Dagan: This Deal is Worse than Previous Offers

Former Mossad chief rejects Shalit deal, says it is worse than offers made during the Olmert government.Elad Benari, 10/18/2011, 7:39 AM

Dagan Speaks Again: Iran is a Challenge to Everyone

Former Mossad chief takes advantage of honorary degree ceremony to fire back at PM and remind all of the Iranian threat.Elad Benari, 6/22/2011, 8:40 AM

Ashkenazi Slams Dagan Over Iran Attack Remarks

Former Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi says ex-Mossad chief should have kept things “inside the room.”Gil Ronen, 6/20/2011, 10:28 PM

Ex-Mossad Chief’s Criticism Costs Him a Diplomatic Passport

Ex-Mossad chief Meir Dagan, who harshly criticized the government, is paying for his words: He must return his diplomatic passport.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/20/2011, 1:03 PM

Moskowitz Zionism Prizes Awarded

Rabbi Yehoshua Fass of Nefesh B’Nefesh, Former MK Rabbi Chanan Porat, and former Mossad director Meir Dagan receive Moskowitz Prize in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 5/31/2011, 12:15 AM

Ex-Mossad Chief: Assad's Fall Would Benefit Israel

Meir Dagan does not predict Muslim Brotherhood takeover in Egypt, thinks Israel should not be the one to attack Iran.Gil Ronen, 5/7/2011, 10:42 PM

Former Mossad Chief Meir Dagan to Head Ports Authority

Israel's former spymaster to be the next chairman of the Israel Ports Development & Assets Authority.Gabe Kahn., 2/16/2011, 1:03 PM

Air Force Bids Farewell to Mossad Chief

IAF Chiefs conduct special farewell ceremony for Mossad Chief Meir Dagan, mention the cooperation between the Mossad and the IAF.Elad Benari, 1/27/2011, 5:15 AM

Netanyahu Bids Farewell to Mossad Chief

Meir Dagan ends 8 years at head of Israel's global intelligence agency, Netanyahu says "I cannot tell of all the deeds you have done...thank you."Gil Ronen, 1/3/2011, 7:33 PM

Government Approves Pardo as Mossad Chief

Barak denies that he opposed Tamir Pardo's appointment to replace Meir Dagan at helm of Israeli foreign intelligence agency.Gil Ronen, 12/5/2010, 7:28 PM