Matan Vilnai

 
Egyptian mediator to meet Israelis
Egyptian mediator to meet Israelis
A senior Egyptian mediator will on Monday present to the Israeli government a new ceasefire proposal agreed with the Hamas Islamist movement that...
Israel: 'We will settle the score with Hamas'
Israel: 'We will settle the score with Hamas'
Israel warned on Thursday it will retaliate against Hamas, blaming the Palestinian Islamist group for a deadly explosion of violence in the Gaza...
Israel to hand out gas masks to civilians
Israel to hand out gas masks to civilians
Israeli authorities have decided to distribute gas masks to civilians, starting next year, to prepare for a possible non-conventional weapons'...
Israel kills 52 in Gaza, two soldiers killed
Israel kills 52 in Gaza, two soldiers killed
Israel killed 52 Palestinians on Saturday in its deadliest and deepest incursion into the Gaza Strip since pulling out in 2005, stoking fears of a...
Israel kills 22 Palestinians in Gaza raid
Israel kills 22 Palestinians in Gaza raid
Israeli forces killed 22 Palestinians in the Hamas-led Gaza Strip on Saturday in the most intense fighting in weeks and Israel threatened a broader...
Israel minister warns Palestinians of 'holocaust'
Israel minister warns Palestinians of 'holocaust'
Deputy Israeli Defence Minister Matan Vilnai said on Friday the Palestinians would bring on themselves what he called a "bigger holocaust" by...
Palestinian protesters form human chain in Gaza
Palestinian protesters form human chain in Gaza
Palestinians protesting against an Israeli-led blockade formed a human chain on Monday along roads in the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip and Israel...
Egypt begins closing Gaza border, tensions flare
Egypt begins closing Gaza border, tensions flare
Egypt began closing its breached border with the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip on Friday, using barbed wire and water cannons to keep Palestinians...
Israel wants to wash its hands of Gaza
Israel wants to wash its hands of Gaza
Israel wants to cut its links with the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip after militants blasted open the territory's border with Egypt in defiance of an...
Israel not ruling out unilateral strike on Iran
Israel not ruling out unilateral strike on Iran
Senior Israeli officials warned on Friday that they were still considering a military strike against Iran, despite a fresh United States intelligence report that concluded Tehran was no longer developing nuclear weapons....
Israel proposes cutting power to Gaza
Israel proposes cutting power to Gaza
Israeli officials prepared a plan on Wednesday to cut power supplies to the Gaza Strip amid rising violence that killed two Palestinian boys after...
Israeli missile kills Gaza militant
Israeli missile kills Gaza militant
An Israeli missile strike killed a Palestinian militant in the Gaza Strip on Thursday, medical workers and witnesses said, a day after 11 Palestinians were killed during an Israeli raid into the coastal territory....