'We’re a fighting unit, just like Golani and the Paratroops. We too have a heritage to be proud of,' says Lior Tehrani.
Fear of fires and need of firebreaks prompted authorities to launch culling project, now suspended and under review.
No reported injuries so far in the blaze engulfing the top floors of a building on Ramat Gan's Bialik street, right next to the Ayalon Highway.
Arye Dery's proposal would leave civil defense to Home Front Command, while entrusting municipal emergency procedures to his ministry.
Shapira says there is a 'grave deficiency' in legislation that must be remedied urgently to guarantee effective protection of Israelis.
Four years after blaze, fire department says it's better prepared.
The snowstorm that left parts of Israel without electricity must be seen as an opportunity to remove the army from the home front defenses.
Justice Ministry committee determines that Eli Yishai, Yuval Steinitz and Yitzhak Aharonovitch can receive NIS 50,000 each to cover costs of legal representation in response to state comptroller's report.
Decision recognizes the late Faviola Bohadana, who had been living with the girl’s biological mother, as step-parent of three-year old child, who will now be compensated.
During his term as finance minister, Yuval Steinitz managed the books competently, but missed opportunities for visionary leadership.