Tag: Avigdor Liberman

A Yemeni boy holds a mock rocket among others with Palestinian flags during a protest against the Israeli military offensive in the Gaza Strip and in solidarity with Palestinians on July 25, 2014 in the Yemeni capital, Sanaa. Israeli fire pushed the Palestinian death toll in Gaza to above 800 …

Israel: Iran Gave $100 Million to Hamas ‘Military Wing’

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman on Monday said the Hamas terror group had conducted rocket-launching experiments overnight, with the group preferring continued investment in war than in the well-being of the Gaza Strip’s population.

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Hamas Threatens Israel After Assassination Of Senior Terrorist

Hamas’ prime minister in the Gaza Strip Ismail Haniyeh vowed “divine punishment”on Saturday for the assassins of military wing operative Mazen Faqha last week, and said his group was preparing “radical measures” against Palestinians caught collaborating with Israel.

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Liberman Said to Rule Out Deal with Hamas for Soldiers’ Bodies

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman’s on Monday reportedly said the bodies of two Israeli soldiers being held by Hamas would remain in the Gaza Strip, as he opposed negotiations with the terrorist group. His office later denied that he had made the comments.

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Liberman: Jews Shouldn’t Donate to Anti-Zionist Causes

Defense Minister and Yisrael Beytenu Chairman Avigdor Liberman met today with Michael Gross, a British Jewish philanthropist, who canceled a significant donation to Ben Gurion University because of it hosted a conference supporting BDS organizations.

Mourners carry the body of Qassem Abu Ouda, a Palestinian who was shot dead following reported attacks on Israelis, during his funeral on March 15, 2016 in the West Bank town of Hebron.

Israel: No More Returning of Terrorists Bodies to Palestinians

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman ordered a halt to the practice of returning West Bank Palestinian attackers’ bodies to their families for burial on Thursday, a day after two Palestinian terrorists killed four people and wounded 16 in a shooting attack in central Tel Aviv.

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Watch: US Urges Israel to Avoid ‘Escalating Tensions’ After Attack

The US State Department called on Israel on Thursday to take into account “the impact on Palestinian civilians” in its response to Wednesday’s terror attack at Tel Aviv’s Sarona Market, in which four people were killed and 16 injured, three of them seriously.

Members of the Israeli emergency services wheel a Palestinian man into a ambulance after two Palestinians were shot at the Qalandia checkpoint, between Jerusalem and Ramallah in the Israeli occupied West Bank, as they approached Israeli security forces carrying a knife, police said, on April 27, 2016.

Israel Nixes Thousands of Ramadan Entry Visas After Tel Aviv Attack

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu met with Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman and Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot upon the Prime Minister’s return from a state visit to Russia, Wednesday night, to discuss Israel’s response to the terror attack in Tel Aviv’s Sarona Market which left four dead and five wounded.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Former Israel Minister for Foreign Affairs Avigdor Liberman at his election campaign headquarters on Janurary 23, 2013 in Tel Aviv, Israel. Netanyahu was re-elected for a third term and will return to office, according to exit polls. Israel had the highest turnout of voters …

We Won’t Suffice with Words, Liberman Warns After Attack

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman vowed Thursday Israel would respond to a deadly terror attack in Tel Aviv on Wednesday night, as the IDF announced it would send two additional battalions to shore up its forces in the West Bank.

Israeli security forces scuffle Palestinian demonstrators during a protest near the Jewish settlement of Kiryat Arba demanding the reopening of Shuhada Street in the Israeli occupied West Bank city of Hebron and to commemorate the Ibrahimi Mosque massacre of 1994, on February 26, 2016.

Palestinian Official: Palestinians Will Win Because They Love Death More Than Life

TEL AVIV – The Secretary-General of the Palestinian Presidency delivered a speech this week on behalf of President Mahmoud Abbas extolling the Palestinian people for “loving death more than life” and promising that the Israeli “tyrants” and “aggressors will end up in the trash bin of history.”

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) gestures as he stands next to Defence Minister Moshe Yaalon and Chief of Staff General Benny Gantz (R) at the end of a press conference at the prime minister's office in Jerusalem, on August 27, 2014.

Ya’alon Resignation Draws Flood of Praise, Consternation

The Times of Israel reports: Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon’s announcement Friday that he was resigning from the Knesset and government drew an avalanche of responses from politicians on all sides of Israeli politics.