• 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.

    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.
    LAST UPDATE : Dec 05, 2012, 7:00 PM EST
  • Delegates are seen, prior to the start of the Non-Aligned Movement ministers meeting in Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012.

    The gathering could highlight Iran's limits and liabilities in the region and world.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 05, 2012, 5:00 PM EST
  • Iran's president on Tuesday unveiled an upgraded version of a short-range surface-to-surface ballistic missile just weeks after it was test-fired, the country's state-media reported.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 29, 2012, 10:40 PM EDT