Benjamin Netanyahu
  • The U.N. atomic agency has received new and significant intelligence over the past month that Iran has moved further toward the ability to build a nuclear weapon.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 06, 2012, 11:00 PM EST
  • In Thursday, April 5, 2012 file photo, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, right, former deputy chief of staff and national security adviser Uzi Dayan, center, and Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak attend an event marking 40 years since the rescue operation of an airline hijacking, in Ramat Efal near Tel Aviv, Israel. When Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had to fill a sensitive Cabinet post recently, he turned to an old army buddy from his days in an elite commando unit.

    In building his team at a time of tensions over Iran's nuclear program, Netanyahu appears to be relying heavily — too heavily, some say — on veterans of Sayeret Matkal.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 05, 2012, 7:00 PM EST