Avigdor Liberman


Liberman Rejects Russian Constraints in Syria

Until recently, Israel had to formulate its political and military policies with its great ally the United States in mind. Now Israel must take into consideration the views of Russia…

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Liberman Says North Unprepared for War

Despite numerous statements issued by the IDF in recent months declaring readiness to repel any threat, Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman said on Sunday that the northern part of the country…

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Liberman: Hamas Will Pay for Weekend Attack

On a visit to the Gaza border area, Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman said that Hamas would “pay” for its recent attacks against Israel. “Hamas is using Gaza residents as ammunition,”…

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Liberman: ‘Time Not to Bark But to Bite’

On a tour of Israel’s northern border in the wake of the weekend’s incident in which an Israeli plane shot down an Iranian drone, and the Israel Air Force lost…

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Liberman Rejects Call to Bail Out Gaza

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman rejected on Monday a call for Israel to bail out the Hamas-run Gaza enclave, in order to prevent economic collapse and war. “The situation in Gaza…

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Lieberman Okays Meeting With Chief Rabbi Yitzchak Yosef

Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman on Wednesday approved a meeting between Sephardic Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef and IDF Chief Rabbi Eyal Karim on the contentious subject of mixed-gender units in the…

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Lieberman Submits Proposal to Legalize Havat Gilad

State efforts to provide legal and security solutions for the residents of Havat Gilad in response to the terror attack there last week continued on Sunday, as Defense Minister Avigdor…

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Liberman Warns Gaza Terrorists

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman said on Thursday that the Iran-backed Palestinian Islamic Jihad terrorist group in Gaza was responsible for the mortar shelling of southern Israel the day before, and…

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Death Penalty Bill Passes Preliminary Knesset Vote

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman’s Death Penalty Bill passed its first reading in the Knesset on Wednesday, winning a narrow majority of 52 in favor to 49 against. The law, which…

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Israelis Split on Boycott of Umm el-Faham

Israelis are split over whether or not to lop Umm el-Faham off “Israel proper” and transfer it to the Palestinian Authority, according to a poll taken by Panorama Marketing on…

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Liberman Advocates Death Penalty; Shin Bet Disagrees

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman said he respectfully disagrees with the Shin Bet, but believes that imposing the death penalty is the only way to deal with terrorists convicted of murdering…

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