Russia and Israel

Lieberman: Israel to continue operations in Syria

Tel Aviv wasn't "happy" about the S-300s deliveries to Syria, but it could not give up on its military operations in the country, Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said, commenting on the Russian Defense …

Israel asseses its relations with Russia

Israel appreciate its relations with Russia and consider the coordination between the defense forces of the two countries significant, Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said. "First of all, we …

Netanyahu wants to speak to Putin - source

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu plans to hold a telephone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the next few hours following the destruction of a Russian  aircraft near …

Tel Aviv responds to Moscow on Il-20 incident

The Israel Defense Forces commented on the incident with the downed Russian Il-20 plane. The press service said that Israel expresses sorrow for the death of the crew members of the Russian IIl-20 plane that was downed in Syria. The …

Shoigu speaks to Lieberman over downed Il-20

Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu spoke to his Israeli opposite number, Avigdor Lieberman, over the shooting down of a Russian military plane Il-20 near Syrian coast, the Russian Defence Ministry …