Moshe Ya’alon Keeping Home Front Defense Minister Out of the Loop, Source Says

People close to Defense Minister Ya’alon insist the decision is not aimed at Gilad Erdan personally; however, there have been signs that Ya’alon is trying to protect his turf.

Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon is not letting Home Front Defense Minister Gilad Erdan attend the weekly situation assessments at his office, even though Erdan’s predecessors were always on hand, a senior Israeli official said Wednesday.