Knesset Committees

Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee

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Committee Chairman: Avi Dichter

Committee Members:
Omer Barlev   Anat Berko   Sharren Haskel   Robert Ilatov   Yoav Kisch  
Yair Lapid   Tzipi Livni   Shuli Moalem-Refaeli   Menachem Eliezer Moses   Amir Ohana  
Michael Oren   Amir Peretz   Nachman Shai   Ofer Shelah   Shelly Yachimovich  
Mordhay Yogev  

Hamad Amar   Yehiel Hilik Bar   Yehiel Hilik Bar   Merav Ben Ari   Eyal Ben-Reuven  
Yoav Ben-Tzur   Israel Eichler   Zehava Galon   Aliza Lavie   Erel Margalit  
Merav Michaeli   Yaakov Perry   Bezalel Smotrich   Elazar Stern   Ksenia Svetlova  
Miki Zohar  

Committee Staff:
Director:Shmuel Letko
Head of Security Field:Dafna Sidis-Chohen
Head of field (Politics and Security):Orly Almagor Lotan
Head of Field (Military Budget) :Yoni Ben Harush
Head of Field (Intelligence):Carmel Gil
Coordinator:Dana Barak
Coordinator:Limor Elooz
Spokesperson:Ron Roman
Legal Advisor:Miri Frankel-Shor
Legal Assistant:Edo Ben Yiztchak
Legal Intern:Hadar Bar Shalom

The Committee deals with the following issues: the foreign affairs of the state, its armed forces and its security.

Subcommittee for Foreign Policy, Public Relations, and the Political Struggle
Subcommittee for the Examination of Home-Front Readiness
Subcommittee for the Readiness of the Home Front

Joint Committees:
Joint Committee for the Defense Budget
Joint Defense-Law Committee in Accordance With the Military Service Law - Exemption for Religious Reasons
Joint Committee to Discuss the Extension of the Validity of the Citizenship and Entry into Israel Law
Joint Committee for the Need to announce a state of Emergency
Joint Committee of the Labor, Welfare and Health Committee the National-Civil Service Law, 2014
Joint Committee for the Wiretapping Law

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