Photo Gallery: An Escalation in Middle East Tensions

Foto: Bernat Armangue/ AP

SPIEGEL Interview with Avigdor Lieberman 'It Is a Clash of Civilizations'

In a SPIEGEL interview, Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman, 51, discusses his country's controversial settlement policies, the threat posed by Iran's nuclear program and the seeming hopelessness of the conflict with the Palestinians.