Comptroller to publish damning report on Gaza opState Comptroller report on Operation Protective Edge will include sharp criticism of the government and former Chief of Staff.
Netanyahu gives Ya'alon a sharp reprimandReport reveals PM made tense call to Defense Minister, hours later Deputy Chief of Staff backtracks comparison of Israel and Nazis.
Yaalon: Attacks on Yair Golan are attacks on IDFDefense Minister stands behind Dep. CoS Yair Golan following controversial Holocaust comments.
Ya'alon reopens Gaza crossing closed for 8 yearsDefense Minister announces reopening of Erez crossing to goods, but says it 'won't happen tomorrow or the day after.'
'Yaalon sacrificing Hevron soldier for Israeli PR'MK David Bitan calls on Reuven Rivlin to pardon IDF soldier who shot neutralized terrorist, notes anyone can make a mistake.
Ya'alon unfazed by insults at rally for soldierDefense Minister responds with humor to insults directed at him during rally for soldier who shot neutralized terrorist.
Herzog, Bennett spar over 'loving, hating Arabs'Zionist Union chairman claims other parties stealing votes because people believe that he 'loves Arabs.'
Ya'alon compares Hevron soldier to 'ISIS''We're not ISIS,' says Defense Minister, attacking soldier who shot terrorist and accusing his supporters of being 'gang leaders.'
Ya'alon: Zero tolerance for Hamas attacksDefense Minister welcomes IDF tunnel discovery, says Hamas 'free' to care about Palestinian lives after the exposure.
Uri Ariel: We need a seaport in GazaAgriculture Minister makes surprising bid for Palestinian humanitarian rights on Tel Aviv radio station.
Former IDF Chief of Staff pushes peace deal'We at least have to try,' Benny Gantz insists; praises Moshe Ya'alon for 'leadership'.
Ya'alon vows not to leave Likud, step downDefense Minister hits back at incitement following statements against IDF soldier in Hevron.
Yogev: We can't stop terror while fight ourselvesJewish Home MK insists that Jewish people must unite together in order to stand strong against terror.
Former ministers express support for Ya'alon21 former Israeli ministers issue a statement in support of Defense Minister and his position on the shooting of neutralized terrorists.
Soldier’s father criticizes Ya'alonFather of Hevron soldier sends a letter to Ya'alon in which he condemns incitement against the minister, but also criticizes him.
Likud MK: Ya'alon plans to establish Kadima 2Oren Hazan says sources close to Defense Minister reveal he is on his way to forming a breakaway leftist party.
Israel 'quietly' legalizing outpostsSources involved in drafting of Levy Report confirm report by leftwing NGO that Israel has begun to quietly implement some of its proposals.
Shaked: Incitement against Yaalon is very seriousJustice Minister denounces threats against Defense Minister, though insists they come from his own party.
Ya'alon: IDF force has deterred Hamas in GazaDefense Minister says Hamas 'hasn't fired a bullet' since Operation Protective edge, explains deterrence key to Israel's security.
'Let me take part in my son's brit milah'Meir Ettinger, a rightwing activist held under administrative detention, asks court to let him participate in son's brit milah on Monday.
Ya'alon slams 'ugly' critics over Hevron shootingDefense Minister escalates attacks against 'extremists' and 'political actors' on the Right for backing soldier who shot wounded terrorist.
'Ya'alon already decided the soldier is guilty'Soldier's attorney blasts Defense Minister's rhetoric, accuses him of passing judgment 'even before the trial has begun.'
Netanyahu orders not to return terrorists' bodiesPM orders Defense Minister Ya'alon to stop returning bodies, in apparent move towards Internal Security Minister's position.
Ya'alon attacks soldier 'who transgressed'Family of soldier who shot wounded terrorist angry at Defense Minister's 'conviction campaign,' as he warns Knesset against 'bestial army.'
Ya'alon escalates condemnation of soldier on trialAt IDF ceremony Ya'alon says 'soldiers who aren't okay don't get backing,' and condemns those defending soldier who shot wounded terrorist.
Bennett: Bibi, Ya'alon wants to please B'TselemJewish Home head accuses Prime Minister, Defense Minister of harming soldiers in order to please B'Tselem, world media.
Soldier's mother to Ya'alon: You killed Abu JihadMother of soldier who shot wounded terrorist sends moving letter, demanding justice for her 'son abandoned by the establishment.'
Ya'alon vs Jewish Home: 'Unprecedented abandon'Political football on shooting continues, as Defense Minister charges Bennett's party with 'populist, political campaign of incitement.'
Bennett faces off against Netanyahu, Ya'alonBennett slams comments by PM, defense minister regarding soldier who killed terrorist in Hevron. Netanyahu: Don't lecture me.
Who shot Abu Jihad when he was neutralized?Reserve office connects soldier shooting terrorist in Hevron with a 1988 mission, in which arch-terrorist was shot again to confirm death.
Breaking the Silence: DM withdraws treason claimPressured by journalists, Ya’alon says holding classified information may not be treason, but is a security offense.
Hillel and American Jewish donors must reject Breaking The SilenceHillel invites them to speak and prominent Reform leaders support NIF which funds them, although across the Israeli political spectrum they have been accused of harming Israel.
Defense Minister: This is World War IIIYa'alon says Brussels bombings part of total terror war, calls for free world to unite and win 'because we have no other choice.'
Ya'alon: Breaking the Silence are 'traitors'Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon discusses Breaking the Silence recording asking for military secrets: However they use it, it's treachery.
Hazan threatens DM: Any blood is on your handsMK Oren Hazan to Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon: It will be your fault if any more blood is spilled at bus stops.
Ya'alon orders to investigate Breaking the SilenceDefense Minister responds to revelation of apparent spying on the IDF by radical leftists; MK asks what happened to intel they gathered.
Leftist rabbis condemn Yaalon over Rabbi MelamedYaalon's ban on cooperation with leading rabbi called 'foolishness,' 'non-democratic,' and 'pyromania.'
IDF accused of unfairly targeting patriotic rabbiTzohar head 'shocked' by IDF order to not meet with Rabbi Eliezer Melamed. Asks why only him, not haredi rabbis, anti-IDF intellectuals?
Ya'alon warns Hamas: We will hit even harderAfter first casualties in Gaza since October, Defense Minister Ya'alon warns Hamas against further attacks on Israel.
Watch: Ya'alon meets top US generalAs joint drill winds down, Chair of Joint Chiefs of Staff tells Ya'alon 'military-to-military relationship is foundational.'
Jordan Valley town gets building approvalAfter a construction freeze of 19 years, Defense Minister signs off on urban building plan - is it a sign of approaching sovereignty?
Yaalon: Assad used chemical weapons during truceIsraeli Defense Minister claims regime forces have carried out several chemical attacks involving chlorine gas since onset of ceasfire.
Waze led soldiers to mistakenly enter QalandiyaSoldiers using Waze to guide them from Beit El to Mitkan Adam IDF base accidentally ended up in Qalandiya refugee camp.
‘We’re on the attack against terror'Defense Minister Ya'alon paid a condolence visit to the Gelman family in Karmei Tzur and later met with members of the Gush Etzion Council.
IDF beard storm: Recognize this face?Religious soldiers are outraged by new anti-beard order - and it turns out even the defense minister had one.
Ya'alon: Iran operating 'sleeper cells' in EuropeIn Cyprus, Defense Minister warns that Iran is building an international terror network and plans attacks on the United States and Europe.
Iran: $7,000 to every terror familyForeign Ministry publishes condemnation after Iran promises to pay families of Palestinian terrorists.
'Ya'alon, stop stuttering'Deputy Samaria Regional Council chief calls on Defense Minister, IDF Chief of Staff to strike Arab enemy.
Ya'alon asked to close roads to Arabs after attackIn wake of Gush Etzion attack Minister Ariel says he is in favor of relief for Arabs, but their access to roads poses a security threat.
Ya'alon: No place to compare our grief to theirsDefense Minister echoes police chief in saying there's no comparison between bereaved parents of slain soldiers and families of terrorists.
Ya'alon doubts new Syrian ceasefire will holdDefense Minister skeptical as deal doesn't involve ISIS or Nusra and Russia will strike both, says Israeli strikes in Syria are accepted.
'Hamas building tunnels, we're prepping next war'Ya'alon takes tour of USS Carney taking part in joint drill, says IDF not fooled or 'stagnant' faced with Gaza's 'unprecedented quiet.'
Yaalon: We cannot lose our humanity to angerDefense Minister Yaalon defends rejection by IDF Chief of Staff of Talmudic 'slogan'; 'Woe to us if we do not protect our own humanity.'
Ya'alon: Arabs are developing nuclear weaponsIran deal igniting a Mideast nuclear arms race, warns Ya'alon, saying Arab countries are now pursuing atomic weapons.
Watch: Ya'alon recalls warning Rabin against OsloYa'alon says Turkey can't house Hamas HQ and be friends with Israel, warns of 'organized Islamic invasion of Europe.'
Ya'alon taken to task by Saudi princeIsraeli Defense Minister and former Saudi intelligence chief argue over Israel's alleged contacts with Gulf states.
Syria peace deal is 'Ukraine 2.0'McCain slams ceasefire agreement for letting Russia keep bombing at will, Ya'alon skeptical: 'we can't make an egg from an omelette.'