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The Forward
Netanyahu’s Government May Be Near Collapse, Report SaysFriday night, the TV station quoted unnamed “party leaders” saying that Netanya
Netanyahu’s Government May Be Near Collapse, Report Says
The Forward / Posted yesterday
Friday night, the TV station quoted unnamed “party leaders” saying that Netanyahu’s surprise move to bring the right-wing Yisrael Beiteinu party into the coalition may be backfiring on him. In the past eight days, two ministers have resigned:... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Second Israeli cabinet minister quits in protest of Netanyahu policiesYaalon resigned following Netanyahu’s decision to replace him as defense minist
Second Israeli cabinet minister quits in protest of Netanyahu policies
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
Yaalon resigned following Netanyahu’s decision to replace him as defense minister with Avigdor Liberman of the right-wing Yisrael Beiteinu party. Yaalon was offered but declined the post of foreign minister in the framework of coalition... Read more
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The Forward
Hoping to Stabilize His Cabinet, Netanyahu Destabilizes Israeli Democracypublic mood and change his positions at will, he left the Likud and formed his
Hoping to Stabilize His Cabinet, Netanyahu Destabilizes Israeli Democracy
The Forward / Posted yesterday
public mood and change his positions at will, he left the Likud and formed his own vehicle, the secularist, immigrant-led Yisrael Beiteinu party. Since Netanyahu began his long run as prime minister in 2009, Lieberman has been an on-again,... Read more
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The Forward
2nd Israeli Cabinet Minister Quits In Protest of Netanyahu PoliciesYaalon resigned following Netanyahu’s decision to replace him as defense minist
2nd Israeli Cabinet Minister Quits In Protest of Netanyahu Policies
The Forward / Posted yesterday
Yaalon resigned following Netanyahu’s decision to replace him as defense minister with Avigdor Liberman of the right-wing Yisrael Beiteinu party. Yaalon was offered but declined the post of foreign minister in the framework of coalition... Read more
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JTA
2nd Israeli cabinet minister quits in protest of Netanyahu policiesYaalon resigned following Netanyahu’s decision to replace him as defense minist
2nd Israeli cabinet minister quits in protest of Netanyahu policies
JTA / Posted 2 days ago
Yaalon resigned following Netanyahu’s decision to replace him as defense minister with Avigdor Liberman of the right-wing Yisrael Beiteinu party in the framework of coalition negotiations between that movement and Netanyahu’s Likud party. Yaalon... Read more
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J Weekly
Likud brings Yisrael Beiteinu into new coalitionThe ruling Likud and the nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party inked a coalition a
Likud brings Yisrael Beiteinu into new coalition
J Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
The ruling Likud and the nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party inked a coalition agreement this week that paved the way for the latter’s entrance into Israel’s government. The two parties began negotiating on May 18, when reports emerged that Yisrael... Read more
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JTA
State Dept.: Coalition deal ‘raises legitimate questions’ on Israel’s path(JTA) — In a first official statement to the coalition pact signed between Liku
State Dept.: Coalition deal ‘raises legitimate questions’ on Israel’s path
JTA / Posted 3 days ago
(JTA) — In a first official statement to the coalition pact signed between Likud and the right-wing Yisrael Beiteinu party, a State Department spokesperson said this “raises legitimate questions” about the direction in which Israel is headed. Mark... Read more
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CNN
Israel's Netanyahu moves government further to the right1996, Liberman became director-general of the Prime Minister's office. He spli
Israel's Netanyahu moves government further to the right
CNN / Posted 3 days ago
1996, Liberman became director-general of the Prime Minister's office. He split with Netanyahu a year later, starting the Yisrael Beiteinu party in 1999. Among other roles, Liberman has also been deputy prime minister and minister of foreign... Read more
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New York Post
Will Team Obama end its failed meddling in Israel’s business?opportunity to grow his coalition while pleasing his base by bringing in former
Will Team Obama end its failed meddling in Israel’s business?
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
opportunity to grow his coalition while pleasing his base by bringing in former Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman and his Yisrael Beiteinu party. The abrupt switch to Lieberman strengthens the Netanyahu coalition, makes it more right-wing than... Read more
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The Forward
Israel Opposition Issues Dire Warnings on ‘Dangerous’ Avigdor Liebermanhad been in talks to join Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government until
Israel Opposition Issues Dire Warnings on ‘Dangerous’ Avigdor Lieberman
The Forward / Posted 3 days ago
had been in talks to join Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government until the last-minute agreement with Liberman’s Yisrael Beiteinu party Tuesday night scuttled that possibility. The addition of Yisrael Beiteinu to the government boosts... Read more
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JTA
Israeli lawmakers issue dire warnings on appointment of new defense chiefhad been in talks to join Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government until
Israeli lawmakers issue dire warnings on appointment of new defense chief
JTA / Posted 3 days ago
had been in talks to join Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government until the last-minute agreement with Liberman’s Yisrael Beiteinu party Tuesday night scuttled that possibility. The addition of Yisrael Beiteinu to the government boosts... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Netanyahu moves government further to the rightBenjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with th
Netanyahu moves government further to the right
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 days ago
Benjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with the addition of the right-wing nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party. The move expands Netanyahu's narrow 61-seat coalition to 66 seats in the Knesset, Israel's... Read more
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News 8000
Netanyahu moves government further to the rightBenjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with th
Netanyahu moves government further to the right
News 8000 / Posted 3 days ago
Benjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with the addition of the right-wing nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party. The move expands Netanyahu's narrow 61-seat coalition to 66 seats in the Knesset, Israel's... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Netanyahu moves government further to the rightBenjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with th
Netanyahu moves government further to the right
KTXS Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
Benjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with the addition of the right-wing nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party. The move expands Netanyahu's narrow 61-seat coalition to 66 seats in the Knesset, Israel's... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Netanyahu moves government further to the rightBenjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with th
Netanyahu moves government further to the right
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
Benjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with the addition of the right-wing nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party. The move expands Netanyahu's narrow 61-seat coalition to 66 seats in the Knesset, Israel's... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Netanyahu moves government further to the rightBenjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with th
Netanyahu moves government further to the right
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 3 days ago
Benjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with the addition of the right-wing nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party. The move expands Netanyahu's narrow 61-seat coalition to 66 seats in the Knesset, Israel's... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Netanyahu moves government further to the rightBenjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with th
Netanyahu moves government further to the right
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
Benjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with the addition of the right-wing nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party. The move expands Netanyahu's narrow 61-seat coalition to 66 seats in the Knesset, Israel's... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Israel's Netanyahu moves government further to the rightBenjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with th
Israel's Netanyahu moves government further to the right
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 3 days ago
Benjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with the addition of the right-wing nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party. The move expands Netanyahu's narrow 61-seat coalition to 66 seats in the Knesset, Israel's... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Netanyahu moves government further to the rightBenjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with th
Netanyahu moves government further to the right
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
Benjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with the addition of the right-wing nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party. More From KTVZ.COM The move expands Netanyahu's narrow 61-seat coalition to 66 seats in the... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Netanyahu moves government further to the rightBenjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with th
Netanyahu moves government further to the right
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
Benjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with the addition of the right-wing nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party. The move expands Netanyahu's narrow 61-seat coalition to 66 seats in the Knesset, Israel's... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Netanyahu moves government further to the rightBenjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with th
Netanyahu moves government further to the right
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 days ago
Benjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with the addition of the right-wing nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party. The move expands Netanyahu's narrow 61-seat coalition to 66 seats in the Knesset, Israel's... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Netanyahu moves government further to the rightBenjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with th
Netanyahu moves government further to the right
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
Benjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with the addition of the right-wing nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party. The move expands Netanyahu's narrow 61-seat coalition to 66 seats in the Knesset, Israel's... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Netanyahu moves government further to the rightBenjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with th
Netanyahu moves government further to the right
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 days ago
Benjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with the addition of the right-wing nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party. The move expands Netanyahu's narrow 61-seat coalition to 66 seats in the Knesset, Israel's... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Netanyahu moves government further to the rightBenjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with th
Netanyahu moves government further to the right
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
Benjamin Netanyahu has shifted his government even further to the right with the addition of the right-wing nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party. The move expands Netanyahu's narrow 61-seat coalition to 66 seats in the Knesset, Israel's... Read more
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SKY News
Hardliner Becomes Israel's Defence Ministerpolitician has agreed to throw his political weight into the country's governin
Hardliner Becomes Israel's Defence Minister
SKY News / Posted 3 days ago
politician has agreed to throw his political weight into the country's governing coalition. Avigdor Lieberman, of the Yisrael Beiteinu party, will enter Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government in a deal which will see him appointed as... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Will Lieberman Shed His Hardline Skin?to make key decisions over war and peace, and over the day-to-day lives of Pale
Will Lieberman Shed His Hardline Skin?
The Jewish Week / Posted 4 days ago
to make key decisions over war and peace, and over the day-to-day lives of Palestinians. Avigdor Lieberman is bringing his Yisrael Beiteinu party into the government, after months of talks to lure a very different kind of party and a very different... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Israel coalition deal brings in its most hard-right government everother top jobs, his security background is limited. His political renaissance
Israel coalition deal brings in its most hard-right government ever
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 4 days ago
other top jobs, his security background is limited. His political renaissance has surprised many not least because his Yisrael Beiteinu party – whose main constituency is Russian-speaking immigrants – has been struggling. Among high profile... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Assessing The Risks Of Female Suicide BombersParty leader Isaac Herzog was apparently on the verge of joining the ruling Lik
Assessing The Risks Of Female Suicide Bombers
The Jewish Week / Posted 4 days ago
Party leader Isaac Herzog was apparently on the verge of joining the ruling Likud Party when Avigdor Lieberman and his Yisrael Beiteinu Party joined instead? A.: When the nuclear agreement with Iran — a state sponsor of terrorism — was... Read more
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The Forward
Benjamin Netanyahu Says He’s Ready for ‘Brave’ Peace Move — Opposition Mocks Claimthe Zionist Union to create a national unity government, the prime minister sur
Benjamin Netanyahu Says He’s Ready for ‘Brave’ Peace Move — Opposition Mocks Claim
The Forward / Posted 5 days ago
the Zionist Union to create a national unity government, the prime minister surprised many when he invited the right-wing Yisrael Beiteinu party into his governing coalition, appointing former Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman as defense minister.... Read more
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JTA
Israeli soldier who shot downed Palestinian pleads not guilty to manslaughterhe would not use his authority to intervene in the trial. Liberman would bring
Israeli soldier who shot downed Palestinian pleads not guilty to manslaughter
JTA / Posted 5 days ago
he would not use his authority to intervene in the trial. Liberman would bring with him into government his nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party, expanding the coalition’s narrow majority in the Knesset. Netanyahu’s offer of the Defense Ministry... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Bennett Threatens to Prevent Government Expansion if Security Cabinet Problems Are Not Fixed(TPS) – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s efforts to expand the government an
Bennett Threatens to Prevent Government Expansion if Security Cabinet Problems Are Not Fixed
The Jewish Press / Posted 5 days ago
(TPS) – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s efforts to expand the government and add Avigdor Liberman’s Yisrael Beiteinu party to the coalition were challenged on Monday afternoon after Education Minister Naftali Bennett said he... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Religious zealots waging a quiet revolution in Israelhave taken over Israel." He was referring partly to his expected successor: Av
Religious zealots waging a quiet revolution in Israel
Op-Ed News / Posted 6 days ago
have taken over Israel." He was referring partly to his expected successor: Avigdor Lieberman, leader of the far-right Yisrael Beiteinu party, whose trademark outbursts have included demands to bomb Egypt and behead disloyal Palestinian... Read more
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International Business Times
Lieberman's proposed Israeli death penalty would not apply to Jews defence minister, the Israeli government will aim to resume the peace process w
Lieberman's proposed Israeli death penalty would not apply to Jews
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
defence minister, the Israeli government will aim to resume the peace process with Palestine, Haaretz reported. The Yisrael Beiteinu party previously introduced a bill in 2015 to expand the use of the death penalty, but it was rejected at... Read more
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The Forward
Israel Death Penalty Will Apply Only to Palestinian Terrorists — Not Jewish OnesAvigdor Lieberman seeks will only apply to military courts, said a Likud source
Israel Death Penalty Will Apply Only to Palestinian Terrorists — Not Jewish Ones
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
Avigdor Lieberman seeks will only apply to military courts, said a Likud source involved in the talks to bring Lieberman’s Yisrael Beiteinu party into the governing coalition. Such a move, which Lieberman demands if his party is to join the... Read more
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The Forward
Top Israeli TV Journalist Admits His Children May Flee Jewish State as Extremism Spreadshere.” Daniel was referring to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s surprise de
Top Israeli TV Journalist Admits His Children May Flee Jewish State as Extremism Spreads
The Forward / Posted 7 days ago
here.” Daniel was referring to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s surprise decision this week to bring the right-wing Yisrael Beiteinu party into his governing coalition and appoint Avigdor Liberman defense minister. Liberman, a former... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Netanyahu: Expanded Coalition Will Push for Peace Processwere made at the weekly cabinet meeting days after striking a deal to bring fiv
Netanyahu: Expanded Coalition Will Push for Peace Process
The Jewish Press / Posted 7 days ago
were made at the weekly cabinet meeting days after striking a deal to bring five Knesset seats of MK Avigdor Liberman’s Yisrael Beiteinu party into the coalition, with Liberman as the new defense minister. “I want to clarify that the new... Read more
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International Business Times
Israeli government could introduce the death penalty for Palestinian militants the death penalty for Palestinian militants after President Binyamin Netanyahu
Israeli government could introduce the death penalty for Palestinian militants
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
the death penalty for Palestinian militants after President Binyamin Netanyahu was forced to bring the ultra-rightwing Yisrael Beiteinu party into his coalition government. Right-winger Avigdor Lieberman is believed to have put capital... Read more
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Boston Globe
Israel’s defense minister resignsis believed to have offered the position of defense minister to Avigdor Lieberm
Israel’s defense minister resigns
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
is believed to have offered the position of defense minister to Avigdor Lieberman, the head of the ultranationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party. There had been speculation that Yaalon, who described himself as “fearful for Israel’s future” and... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Ya’alon Quits Post As Defense Minister, Citing ‘Distrust’ For Netanyahuwere ongoing to have Ya’alon, a Likud member and former chief of staff, replace
Ya’alon Quits Post As Defense Minister, Citing ‘Distrust’ For Netanyahu
The Jewish Week / Posted 8 days ago
were ongoing to have Ya’alon, a Likud member and former chief of staff, replaced with Liberman, leader of the right-wing Yisrael Beiteinu party. The talks involved bringing Yisrael Beiteinu into the coalition, a move that would have broadened... Read more
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CNN
Israeli defense minister resigns in political shake-upbefore it." Ya'alon is set to be replaced by controversial right-wing politici
Israeli defense minister resigns in political shake-up
CNN / Posted 8 days ago
before it." Ya'alon is set to be replaced by controversial right-wing politician Avigdor Liberman, who leads the Yisrael Beiteinu party. Netanyahu's Likud party has been in negotiations to expand his narrow 61-seat coalition in the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Israeli defense minister resignsbefore it." Ya'alon is set to be replaced by controversial right-wing politici
Israeli defense minister resigns
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 8 days ago
before it." Ya'alon is set to be replaced by controversial right-wing politician Avigdor Liberman, who leads the Yisrael Beiteinu party. Netanyahu's Likud party has been in negotiations to expand his narrow 61-seat coalition in the... Read more
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JTA
Citing ‘distrust’ for Netanyahu, Ya’alon quits defense minister postwere ongoing to have Ya’alon, a Likud member and former chief of staff, replace
Citing ‘distrust’ for Netanyahu, Ya’alon quits defense minister post
JTA / Posted 9 days ago
were ongoing to have Ya’alon, a Likud member and former chief of staff, replaced with Liberman, leader of the right-wing Yisrael Beiteinu party. The talks involved bringing Yisrael Beiteinu into the coalition, a move which would have broadened... Read more
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The Forward
What Avigdor Liberman Can Learn From the Last Non-General To Be Israel’s Defense Chiefas a dove who supports Israeli-Palestinian peace. Liberman, who lives in a Wes
What Avigdor Liberman Can Learn From the Last Non-General To Be Israel’s Defense Chief
The Forward / Posted 9 days ago
as a dove who supports Israeli-Palestinian peace. Liberman, who lives in a West Bank settlement, is head of the hawkish Yisrael Beiteinu party. His peace plan includes drawing Israel’s border to exclude a large portion of its Arab citizens. But... Read more
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J Weekly
Israeli government takes unexpected hard-right turnNetanyahu swung to the right and instead embraced an old partner: Avigdor Liber
Israeli government takes unexpected hard-right turn
J Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
Netanyahu swung to the right and instead embraced an old partner: Avigdor Liberman, head of the hard-line nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party. Liberman, formerly the foreign minister, now reportedly will replace Moshe Ya’alon as defense... Read more
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The Forward
Israel Insists It Still Backs Two-State Solution — Despite Deal With Far Right Wingpeace with our Arab neighbors like Egypt.” The announcement on Wednesday that
Israel Insists It Still Backs Two-State Solution — Despite Deal With Far Right Wing
The Forward / Posted 9 days ago
peace with our Arab neighbors like Egypt.” The announcement on Wednesday that the hawkish Liberman and his right-wing Yisrael Beiteinu party were joining the governing coalition prompted Palestinian outrage, with the Palestinian Authority... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Liberman Joins the Coalition – But Leaves One MK BehindOrly Levy-Abekasis (Yisrael Beiteinu)Photo Credit: By Hillel Maeir/TPS By Josh
Liberman Joins the Coalition – But Leaves One MK Behind
The Jewish Press / Posted 9 days ago
Orly Levy-Abekasis (Yisrael Beiteinu)Photo Credit: By Hillel Maeir/TPS By Joshua B. Dermer/TPS Jerusalem (TPS) – As the Yisrael Beiteinu party enters the government with chairman MK Avigdor Liberman’s appointment as defense minister, MK Orli... Read more
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Salon.com
Israel’s new defense minister Avigdor Lieberman is a far-right extremist who called for beheading disloyal Palestinian citizensaccepted the defense minister offer, the Israeli media reported. Lieberman is
Israel’s new defense minister Avigdor Lieberman is a far-right extremist who called for beheading disloyal Palestinian citizens
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
accepted the defense minister offer, the Israeli media reported. Lieberman is the founder and leader of the far-right Yisrael Beiteinu party. He served as Israel’s minister of foreign affairs from 2013 to 2015 and 2009 to 2012. While serving... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Israeli PM asks Avigdor Lieberman to be defence minister in shock movethe centrist Zionist Union headed by Isaac Herzog, then he reversed course with
Israeli PM asks Avigdor Lieberman to be defence minister in shock move
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 10 days ago
the centrist Zionist Union headed by Isaac Herzog, then he reversed course with his offer to Lieberman and his hard-right Yisrael Beiteinu party. Some Israeli reports suggested the former British prime minister Tony Blair had been among figures... Read more
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The Forward
US, Egypt Discuss Reviving Mideast Peace Talks While Netanyahu Appoints Hard-Line Ministerin the Israeli governing coalition — will affect discussions with Egypt. Liber
US, Egypt Discuss Reviving Mideast Peace Talks While Netanyahu Appoints Hard-Line Minister
The Forward / Posted 10 days ago
in the Israeli governing coalition — will affect discussions with Egypt. Liberman, of the hard-line nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party, served as foreign minister from 2009-2015. Netanyahu had sought Liberman as a partner since after... Read more
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The Forward
Netanyahu Said to Recruit Hard-Liner Liberman, Forgoing Labor UnionNetanyahu swung to the right and instead embraced an old partner: Avigdor Liber
Netanyahu Said to Recruit Hard-Liner Liberman, Forgoing Labor Union
The Forward / Posted 10 days ago
Netanyahu swung to the right and instead embraced an old partner: Avigdor Liberman, head of the hard-line nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party. Liberman, formerly the foreign minister, now will reportedly replace Moshe Yaalon as defense... Read more
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