Barak Seeks Criminal Investigation of AshkenaziFormer Defense Minister tells the Supreme Court he supports a full criminal investigation of the former IDF Chief of Staff
Yaalon Enters Defense Minister's OfficeMoshe Yaalon to head his first IDF General Staff meeting as Defense Minister Tuesday.
Barak Bids Farewell to Defense MinistryMembers of Israel’s defense and political leadership gathered to bid farewell to retiring defense minister Ehud Barak.
Barak: Assad's Fall 'Inevitable,' Israel May PayAccording to outgoing Defense Minister Ehud Barak, the fall of Bashar al-Assad is inevitable. It's not good for Israel, he told MKs
Barak, Hagel Meeting Described as 'Warm'The U.S. will continue to provide Israel with military aid, U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel told Defense Minister Ehud Barak
Barak and Biden Meet in WashingtonDefense Minister Ehud Barak met in Washington with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden.
'We Mean It that All Options Are on the Table'Barak addresses AIPAC, calls on world to clearly tell Iran that all options are on the table to prevent its nuclear aspirations.
Barak and Hagel to Meet at the PentagonBarak and new Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will meet Tuesday, making Barak the first foreign counterpart Hagel will meet.
Top Officials Meet to Discuss Security SituationIsrael's top defense and security officials met Monday to discuss ways to restore order and calm to Judea and Samaria
Barak, Panetta Meet at the PentagonDefense Minister Ehud Barak talks about Syria and Iran with Pentagon chief Leon Panetta.
Report: IAF Warplanes Seen Flying Lebanon SkiesLebanese media reported Sunday afternoon that Israeli war planes were spotted in the skies above southern Lebanon.
DM Barak Obliquely Admits to Air Strike on SyriaDefense Minister Ehud Barak has obliquely admitted that Israel carried out last week's air strike against a Syrian weapons convoy.
Watchdog Group: Investigate Barak for Bad BehaviorA government watchdog group is calling to add Barak to the list of military higher-ups investigated in the Harpaz Affair.
Barak: U.S. Has Options for 'Surgical Strike'The U.S. has plans for surgical strikes against Iran if it refuses to stop its nuclear weapons program, says Defense Minister Ehud Barak.
Peres, Barak: Keep Iran Attack Option on the TablePresident Shimon Peres and Defense Minister Ehud Barak say the threat of military action is vital to efforts against Iran's nuclear program.
Barak: I Will Not Serve as Defense Minister AgainRegardless of the coalition that is to be formed, Israelis have seen the last of Ehud Barak, at least for a while.
Report or Spin? Netanyahu May Keep BarakChannel 10 TV says PM Netanyahu may ask Ehud Barak to stay on as Defense Minister in order to keep Moshe Ya'alon away from the role.
Wiener, Ashkenazi's 'Hatchet Man,' Booted from IDFIDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz on Sunday suspended Lieutenant Erez Wiener from IDF service
Barak: Throw the Book at Ashkenazi and WienerAll three 'principals' named in the report on the Harpaz Affair had plenty to say about the accusations against them
Report on Scandal Slams Officials' BackbitingAn investigation by the State Comptroller slams former IDF Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi and his chief aide for their "intrigues."
Diskin: ‘Weak’ Bibi Can’t be Trusted on IranFormer Shin Bet head Yuval Diskin says he does not trust “weak” Netanyahu, Barak on security. Netanyahu: He’s frustrated over job loss.
Poll: Likud Beytenu Doesn't Gain, Jewish Home DoesIsraelis want Binyamin Netanyahu to continue as Prime Minister but still prefer Ehud Barak as Defense Minister, new poll finds.
Suha Arafat: 2000 War of Terror was PremeditatedArafat’s widow admits that her husband decided long before Sharon’s visit to Temple Mount that he would launch war of terror against Israel.
Ariel University Center Welcomes RecognitionAriel University Center says the decision to recognize it as a university is "a natural outcome".
Barak Grants Ariel College University StatusEhud Barak confirmed a government decision to officially recognize the Ariel University Center of Samaria as a full-fledged university.
Netanyahu Visits Central Command"Our mission is to maintain the security of the citizens of the State of Israel," Netanyahu says during security briefing.
Analysis: Barak Exits the Left’s House of CardsEhud Barak is not stupid. He sees the handwriting on the wall and it reads “nationalist.” The left’s house of cards is collapsing.
Four Israelis on List of 'Foreign Policy' ThinkersFour Israelis made it this year to the prestigious “Top Thinkers” list published by Foreign Policy magazine
Gaza Terrorists: Barak Quit Because of UsGaza Arab terrorists celebrated the announcement that Ehud Barak was leaving politics by claiming that they had "chased him away"
Nationalists Buoyed by Barak's ResignationBennett: Barak's exit marks the end of old-style politics that let down the South last week.
Barak Quits PoliticsDefense Minister Ehud Barak is quitting politics. In a dramatic announcement, he claimed successes as Defense Minister.
PM: If the Quiet is Violated, You'll Hit BackPrime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu visits Palmahim Air Force Base, meets pilots who took part in Operation Pillar of Defense.
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.
Barak: It's not Yet Time to Conquer GazaDefense Minister hopes terrorists' "experience" has lessened "their appetite to attack."
Barak: Ground Attack May Happen Very SoonDefense Minister says Israel will not hesitate to launch assault unless Hamas stops firing.
Barak Calls Up More Reserves As Rockets Hit CenterEhud Barak expands the call-up of reserve soldiers, as Israel pushes ahead with a major offensive against terrorists in Gaza.
Panetta: Israel Has the Right to Defend ItselfU.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta speaks to Defense Minister Ehud Barak, reaffirms that Israel has the right to defend itself.
Barak to Israeli Citizens: Stay Strong"We must continue to live our normal lives, even during this difficult test," says Defense Minister Ehud Barak.
Barak Approves Call-Up of 30,000 SoldiersU.S. calls on Egypt to use its sway with the Hamas to end the violence, Egypt's prime minister to visit Gaza Friday.
Netanyahu and Barak in Golan Speak of EscalationBarak: It is very difficult to estimate what the future of Syria will be and we need to be vigilant and alert here.
Barak Takes Part in Missile Launching ExerciseDefense Minister Ehud Barak on hand during a live test firing of a Patriot missile.
Barak: It's not OverDefense Minister hints heavily that IDF plans action against Gaza, won't give details.
Barak Working for Expansion of Yesha TownDefense Minister has approved building zone in the town of Itamar, where the Fogels were murdered. ”Avenge terror by building homes.”
Obama 'Doesn’t Forget Anything', Says BarakDefense Minister Ehud Barak says Obama won't forget Netanyahu's support for Romney, but doubts he'll make life difficult for him.
Netanyahu: I Will Attack Iran Alone if NecessaryPrime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu promises that by the time his next term is over, Iran will not have a nuclear weapons program.
Assad's Fate is Sealed, Says BarakDefense Minister Ehud Barak in London: The Assad regime is on a slippery slope.
Barak: Israel Almost Attacked Iran 8 Months AgoDefense Minister Ehud Barak said that Israel almost attacked Iran eight months ago – but that the “moment of truth” was postponed
Dempsey Arrives in Israel, Meets BarakGen. Martin Dempsey arrives in Israel to observe Austere Challenge 12, the largest-ever military exercise between the two countries.
Yechimovich Praises Netanyahu, Barak on ResponseLabor Party head Shelly Yechimovich praised PM Binyamin Netanyahu and DM Ehud Barak for their 'measured; response to Gaza rocket attacks
Hamas Opens Round Two: 13 More Missiles on NegevRound Two: 13 More rockets cause widespread damage, prompt Peres to question a $250 million check from Qatar.
Levy Report Author: Barak's Reasoning 'Nonsense'Alan Baker, one of the authors of the Levy Report, rejects as “nonsense” Barak’s reasoning for not adopting the report.
Barak, Abbas Spoke About Unilateral WithdrawalReport: Abbas secretly met with Barak, who presented his proposal for a unilateral withdrawal from Judea and Samaria.
Video: Cabinet Opens Campaign with One-Two PunchesCabinet ministers started throwing election punches minutes after they approved a date for voting. Barak and Saar sparred for prime time.
Barak 'An Extinct Political Species', Says DanonMK Danny Danon harshly criticizes Defense Minister Ehud Barak over Barak's own attack of members of the Likud.
Likud Minister: Barak Left Us High and Dry on IranDeputy Prime Minister Moshe Yaalon: defense minister put Israel on a tree, and made a last-minute escape. Barak: he has 'primaritis'.
Netanyahu and Barak Meet After Tense WeekPrime Minister Netanyahu and Defense Minister Barak discuss Barak’s recent meetings in the U.S.
More MKs Call on Netanyahu to Fire BarakTwo more members of the Knesset are calling on PM Netanyahu to fire DM Barak for the "mistrust" he is causing within the party