Tzipi Livni was turned away from an Iron Dome anti-missile battery where she had planned to hold a campaign photo opportunity.
Israel sees its Iron Dome anti-rocket system as a noted success of its Gaza assault. The only problem is keeping up with demand for the interceptor missiles, their makers said on Tuesday.
Israel’s Labor Party elected former journalist Shelly Yachimovich as its new leader.
The race for the leadership of Israel's Labor Party will go to a second vote after no candidate got the required 40 percent.
The election of Amir Peretz, a 53-year-old underdog, as leader of the Labor Party is almost certain to change the face of Israeli politics.