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'This is part of the same ongoing battle against this global scourge of the new terrorism.'
During last month's test flights, symbols on the Elbit helmet display used by pilots in aim air-to-ground attacks were 'unusable and unsafe to complete the planned testing.'
Liberman also said it would be unrealistic and impossible to reach a permanent arrangement between Israel and the Arabs in Judea and Samaria, especially in light of the extremist positions of PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas.
Trump officials have said that the Israelis have not yet digested the fact that the new administration might support annexing the settlement blocks, never mind building there.
The loud and clear statement from the Defense Minister that he will back his soldiers rather than sic lawyers at them will likely go a long way to improve IDF morale.
Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit ruled that holding terrorist bodies does not have legal justification and ordered the body released.
The boorish voice in this incident belonged to Obama. As a NY Post editorial put it, "What could President Obama have been thinking?"
"Part of the tradition in the Palestinian Authority is that the same people who at nighttime deal with harming Israel and worked hard to annihilate the State of Israel, during the daytime speak a lot about brotherhood among the nations, peace, and so forth."
Liberman recommended that soldiers who are not sure about the rules of engagement ask their superiors.
Liberman decided to ignore Vice Counsel on Legislation Affairs Dina Zilber's opinion, which is almost unheard of in Israeli governmental politics.
The Israeli security cabinet approved a reconciliation deal with Turkey on Wednesday by a vote of 7-3.
There is a dispute between the professional echelon in the defense ministry and Prime Minister Netanyahu over the American proposal.
It's possible that Liberman and Netanyahu are implementing at least some of the points the defense minister posted some nine months ago.
The Russians are supplying Iran with advanced S-300 long range surface-to-air missile systems, and are in the process of selling the Iranians many more weapons.
Why are so many people afraid of Israel's new defense minister?
"Last year MK Yoel Hasson (Zionist Camp) tried to pass the Arab initiative in the Knesset and the Likud rejected it."