Israel’s former military chief Moshe Yaalon was appointed defense minister by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday.
Chief of Air Staff NAK Browne was India`s first defence attache to Israel and is credited with setting up the defence wing at the Indian mission in 1997.
US Defence Secretary Leon Panetta has met his Israeli counterpart Ehud Barak and discussed the situation in the region emerging after the last week’s ceasefire with the Hamas.
The US Defence Secretary Leon Panetta has said the "diplomacy" is still the preferred option for the Obama administration.
US Defence Secretary Leon Panetta has presented the Department of Defence Medal for Distinguished Public Service, the highest award given to a foreign leader, to his Israeli counterpart Ehud Barak.
Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak announced his resignation on Monday, saying he was hanging his boots to spend more time with family.
An Israeli news programme claims that Israel`s premier told his military to prepare for a strike on Iranian nuclear sites in 2010, but it was not ready.
Last week, Syria threatened to unleash chemical and biological weapons if it faces a foreign attack.
Israel`s Defence Minister Ehud Barak has hinted that the Jewish state may take pre-emptive action against Iran to foil its nuclear ambitions in case sanctions against the Islamic Republic fail to deter it.
Israel is concerned that the Lebanese Hezbollah movement will try to get hold of Syrian Army arsenal, Defence Minister Ehud Barak said.
In 2005, Israel unilaterally withdrew from the Gaza Strip, evacuating 8,500 settlers and thousands of soldiers from the occupied territory.
Israel’s Defence Minister says the world must prepare to “swiftly and firmly” stop Tehran setting off a regional nuclear arms race.
Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak says the exit of Syrian President Bashar Assad would weaken Iranian influence in the region.
Israeli said his country has never promised the United States it would hold off from attacking Iran while nuclear talks were taking place.
Ehud Barak reiterated concerns that Iran is trying to make its suspected nuclear weapons program immune from attack.
Israel views the threat posed by a nuclear-armed Iran with greater urgency than the rest of the world, Israel`s Defence Minister said.
Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak is scheduled to meet with Vice President Joe Biden, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta.
Israel`s Defence Minister Ehud Barak said that the Iranians are presenting a situation as better than what it really is.
Israeli Defense Minister said the world must quickly stop Iran from reaching the
point where even a "surgical" military strike could not block
it from obtaining nuclear weapons.
Lt Gen. Benny Gantz was caught on tape making light of the affair with Defense Minister Ehud Barak.
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