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  • Israel says security ties with India out of the closet

    February 19, 2015 | 9:42 am

    Israel's security relationship with India is out in the open after years of being under wraps, the Israeli defense minister said on Thursday, vowing to play a bigger role in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's drive to build an industrial base.

    Israel has emerged as one of India's top...

  • Israeli defense chief Ya’alon defers Charedi draft orders

    July 30, 2013 | 3:34 pm

    Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon deferred the draft orders for hundreds of Charedi Orthodox yeshiva students.

    The students had been scheduled to be inducted into the Israel Defense Forces in August through December following the cancellation of the Tal Law, which had...

  • Netanyahu, with team of rivals, puts together a government

    March 11, 2013 | 8:26 am

    He’s had to bite a few bullets to get there, but Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will lead Israel’s next government.

    Barring a last-minute surprise, Israel’s new governing coalition will be sworn in this week: a center-right grouping of Netanyahu’s right-wing...

  • Vice prime minister: ‘Iranian regime should be confronted by the West’

    January 30, 2012 | 12:55 pm

    Intelligence on Iran’s nuclear project is no longer subject to dispute in Israeli government circles, according to Moshe Ya’alon, vice prime minister of Israel and minister of strategic affairs.

    Instead, the focus of the discussion is on how to meet this challenge, Ya’alon...