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Hardline Nationalist Sworn In as Israeli Defense Minister

Far-right nationalist politician Avigdor Lieberman was sworn in Monday as Israel's new defense minister, as a number of other Israeli politicians said the government is becoming too extremist. Lieberman is a member of Israel's ultra-right Yisrael Beitneu party, which is now part of the coalition government. He has served in several senior posts, including as foreign minister. He has called for bombing Palestinian targets and tried to legally prevent Arab parties from running...

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