All posts tagged Benny Gantz

Gantz takes the fight to the right

Benjamin Netanyahu’s challenger Benny Gantz shook up the election campaign this week, by taking him to task using the arguments of the right-wing.

Gantz launches his election campaign

Benjamin Netanyahu's main challenger in the election launched his campaign on Tuesday, saying he will unite a divided society and "seek peace" with the Palestinians.

Gantz emerges from the political shadows

Bibi's biggest challenger came out of the shadows this week, Benny Gantz, giving the first hints on his campaign themes.

Electronic Intifada founder gets visa

A PALESTINIAN American journalist who says ,“The two-state solution as typically expressed is no more than a last-ditch plan to save Zionism” is set to visit Australia next week where he will address a number of public events.

‘Greens out of touch’

A GREENS Senate motion that called on the federal government to halt military cooperation and military trade with Israel demonstrates “how naive and out of touch the Greens are with the realities of life in the Middle East”.

Gantz tackles the big issues

A SOLD-OUT auditorium greeted former Israel Defence Forces chief Benny Gantz at the United Israel Appeal’s (UIA’s) general division eastern suburbs function on Monday night.

Mark has made his mark

IT’S official, AIJAC national chairman Mark Leibler is one of the 50 most influential Jews in the world.

Lowy to address MOTL

BUSINESSMAN, philanthropist and Holocaust survivor Frank Lowy will deliver a keynote address at this year’s March of the Living (MOTL), which coincides with the 70th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising.

Military scandal rocks Israel

ISRAELIS have been fixated this week on the jaw-dropping details of one of the dirtiest sagas in the country’s military history.

Gantz takes over as IDF chief of staff

THE Israel Defence Forces’ 20th Chief of Staff Benny Gantz on Monday received the rank of lieutenant-general from Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Defence Minister Ehud Barak during a special