Public Security Minister Erdan failed to perform due diligence on Hirsch and it blew up in his face.
Israel's government continues to abuse African asylum seekers without offering any kind of solution.
Gal Hirsch was an outstanding officer - but the police is a lot more than a security body, and policemen aren't soldiers.
Plan to return 10 retired dayanim to the bench is an attempt to circumvent the new appointments panel and staff rabbinical courts with those backed by the ultra-Orthodox community.
It’s superfluous to note that the plan can’t succeed without funding - yet it has yet to attain a proper budget and government seems in no hurry to do so.
Ehud Barak's recent remarks suggest the Israeli public is deeply indebted to Steinitz and Ya’alon, who opposed Netanyahu on the most sensitive and important issue of all.
Despite efforts by the military, the army is still an environmental threat, free from any significant oversight – that must be changed.
Israel must act to implement 'Sheshinski 2' recommendations, as well as to foster employment in Negev, which would reduce dependence of residents on Israel Chemicals.
The reasons for denying Mavis Amponsah’s asylum request reflect not only parochialism, but problems in dealing with the asylum seekers in Israel, especially those from Africa.
Since the beginning of the year Israel has demolished over 300 Palestinian structures - the purpose is clear: to pressure local Palestinians to leave the Israeli controlled Area C.