Omer Bar Lev

Israeli minister accidentally shares secret police information on air

Israeli Public Security Minister Omer Bar Lev revealed sensitive information about Israel Police policies during a broadcast from a Knesset committee.

By SHLOMI HELLER/WALLA!
14/12/2022

As tensions grow, all eyes are on the Temple Mount

Building mechanisms to prevent escalation in Jerusalem should be an immediate move - but could also be a first step to cooperation on other issues

By LIOR LEHRS
05/12/2022

Shaked to Bar Lev: Deport relatives of Armon Hanatziv terrorist

On September 20, at Shaked's request, a Special Appeals Court endorsed her order to revoke their Israeli residency status. 

Bar-Lev claims Police Chief has no authority to shut down social media

Israeli Police chief Kobi Shabtai recommended shutting off access to social media if riots similar to those that swept Israel during Operation Guardian of the Walls hit the country again.

Israel Prison

State allots NIS 8 m. to improve pay for tough IPS positions

The announcement comes as the IPS faces an unprecedented level of criticism for crises on multiple fronts due to the “Gilboa Prison Break Affair” and the “Prisons Pimping Affair.”

Bar Lev decides: Female guards will continue serving in prison security wings

Citing an agreement made in 2005, Bar Lev stated that female IPS guards will continue to guard security prisoners * Public Security Committee convenes to discuss pimping affair

Lapid decries Gilboa Prison pimping affair, violence against women

Speaking at Sunday's cabinet meeting, PM Yair Lapid addressed the phenomenon of violence against women, making him the first Prime Minister to address it as a national issue.

Israel, US sign last agreement for Visa Waiver Program

Before Israel can enter the US Visa Waiver Program, the deal has to pass three readings in Knesset.

'Israeli Guard' for emergency response established in Border Police

"The 'Guardian of the Walls' riots taught us that we have a national security threat from within," said Bennett.

Al Jazeera allegedly obtains photo of bullet that killed Abu Akleh

The IDF has concluded that Abu Akleh was not "intentionally shot by an IDF soldier," they said in a statement on Friday afternoon

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