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Earlier in the day, Netanyahu toured the southern area of the Gazan border accompanied by Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon and IDF Chief of Staff Lt. Col. Gadi Eizenkot, inspecting the Hamas tunnel uncovered by IDF forces several weeks ago.
Opening the Erez Crossing for the transfer of goods to Gaza will reduce the pressure at the Kerem Shalom Crossing.
Bennett urged an immediate retaliatory action to follow the tunnel discovery, since said tunnel is, by definition, a Hamas violation of Israeli sovereignty.
The IDF spokesperson says the terrorist's body was returned through a "misunderstanding."
The torching was done in retaliation for the disciplinary punishments imposed on two Kfir brigade soldiers.
PM Netanyahu had put a stop to returning terrorists' bodies, despite opposition by the defense minister.
There is a huge whiff of IDF hypocrisy here, a stink of "holier than thou." It's too convenient for pols to forget their own past.
Had IDF soldier not acted, Israelis and Arabs near the terrorist could have died.
Israeli Defense Minister Ya'alon warned that forces in the region may be on the brink of starting World War III.
Meir Ettinger will remain in administrative detention for another four months, after six months in solitary confinement.
Israel's defense minister backed up his army chief of staff, warning forces not to become "trigger-happy."
Israel is returning the bodies of 10 Arab terrorists to their families in Jerusalem.
According to the legal system in Judea and Samaria, any real estate deal in those territories must first be submitted to COGAT and receive the defense minister’s approval.
The Shin Bet says there are "concrete suspicions" about who carried out the arson attack on an Arab family in the PA village of Duma.
DM Moshe Ya'alon says the IDF is prepared for an escalation in the wave of terror attacks, which have not abated since October.
DM Moshe Ya'alon confirms that Russian fighter pilots do occasionally violate Israeli airspace flying in from Syria, they are not shot down.
PM Netanyahu promises Likud ministers "not one dunam" of Area C will be transferred to the Palestinian Authority, unilaterally, that is.
DM Moshe Ya'alon urged the EU on Sunday to strengthen its anti-terror laws in order to combat threats like ISIS.
Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon warns that Israel's enemies are divided in ideology but united in their hatred of the Jewish State.
Zigzag, backtrack, ransom, concession. That's how this latest government action in the war on terror has been described.
Two dead stabbers are sneaked away from attack scenes as Israel votes to withhold bodies of terrorists.
English transcript of the Prime Minister's statements on the current wave of Arab terror.