The defense Minister, the leader of the party «Israel Our home» Avigdor Lieberman said Sunday, March 19, during a visit to a military base in tel Hashomer: «Any reasonable person knows, the election is the last thing you need right now to Israel.»
Lieberman expressed the hope that on his return from China, Prime Minister and leader of Likud Benjamin Netanyahu will be able to find a way out of the crisis associated with the reform of the public broadcaster.
The defense Minister also commented on the scandal with the statements of the Rabbi of the yeshiva pedormance the preparation of the «Bnei David» Yigal Levinstein about the services of girls in the army. Lieberman reiterated that in Israel women serve in the IDF on equal terms with men. According to the defense Minister, Rabbi Loewenstein called for hearing next Wednesday.
Radio station «Reshet bet» also quotes the comment of Lieberman on the recent incident in Syria. The Minister said that Israel will not allow the receipt of Hizbullah modern missile weapons, while stressing that the Jewish state does not seek an escalation of the conflict with Syria and would not want the deterioration of relations with Russia.