Defense/Security

Gantz 'blamed' for public declaration of 6 terrorist groups

Gantz 'blamed' for public declaration of 6 terrorist groups

Gantz 'blamed' for manhandling the declaration of 6 terrorist groups, affiliated with the Popular Front.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/10/2021 08:23
Defense official: The six organizations operate as an organized terror network

Defense official: The six organizations operate as an organized terror network

Senior defense official clarified that "Officials in the US administration were updated ahead of time."Yoni Kempinski, 23/10/2021 19:44
IDF confiscates weapons, drugs smuggled from Lebanon at northern border

IDF confiscates weapons, drugs smuggled from Lebanon at northern border

The IDF is examining the possibility that the smuggling attempt was carried out with the help of the Hezbollah terror organization.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/10/2021 18:53
ANALYSIS: What's behind the new wave of violence in Jerusalem?

ANALYSIS: What's behind the new wave of violence in Jerusalem?

Daily attacks and even frequent riots by Arabs in and around the Old City of Jerusalem have largely gone under-reported in the media.Yochanan Visser, 22/10/2021 13:38
Officer in PA security forces suspected of planning terror attack

Officer in PA security forces suspected of planning terror attack

Two members of terrorist cell arrested by Israeli security forces are members of PA chairman's Fatah organization.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/10/2021 02:59
First publication: Case closed against Jews suspected of killing Arab rioter in Lod

First publication: Case closed against Jews suspected of killing Arab rioter in Lod

State Attorney's Office closes case against Jews suspected of shooting and killing Moussa Hassouna during Arab riots in Lod in May.Ido Ben Porat, 22/10/2021 00:04
Air Force resumes training to attack Iran nuclear sites

Air Force resumes training to attack Iran nuclear sites

After 2 years, IAF resumes exercises in preparation for possible attack on Iranian nuclear program.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/10/2021 21:31
Israeli citizen may have been murdered in Palestinian Authority

Israeli citizen may have been murdered in Palestinian Authority

Arab man killed in criminal incident is found in Israeli territory. Police investigating.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/10/2021 10:49
Smotrich: We won't let Mansour Abbas take our sovereignty in Jerusalem

Smotrich: We won't let Mansour Abbas take our sovereignty in Jerusalem

Religious Zionism party MKs tour site of yesterday's Arab riots near Damascus Gate, blame government's reliance on Ra'am party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/10/2021 18:01
Chief of Staff seeks to publish book written during his tenure

Chief of Staff seeks to publish book written during his tenure

Aviv Kohavi asks Ministerial Committee on Publications to approve the publication of a book he wrote on military leadership.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/10/2021 06:36
Undercover police arrest 22 in Jerusalem riots

Undercover police arrest 22 in Jerusalem riots

2 hurt as hundreds of Arabs riot near Old City of Jerusalem, throwing stones at public buses and police.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/10/2021 21:35
Public bus stoned near Old City of Jerusalem

Public bus stoned near Old City of Jerusalem

Passengers lie on floor to avoid being hit by stones thrown by Arab rioters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/10/2021 18:31
Gantz: Israel needs larger defense budge to strike Iran nuclear program

Gantz: Israel needs larger defense budge to strike Iran nuclear program

Defense Minister defends NIS 5 billion package to build capability to strike Iran's nuclear program to Foreign Affairs and Defense CommitteeArutz Sheva Staff, 19/10/2021 18:07
IDF blocks roads near Gaza border

IDF blocks roads near Gaza border

Following situational assessment, IDF blocks several roads and sites near Gaza border.Kobi Finkler, 19/10/2021 17:18
Israel approves residency status for 4,000 Palestinian Authority Arabs

Israel approves residency status for 4,000 Palestinian Authority Arabs

With Defense Ministry's approval, thousands of PA Arabs receive Israeli residency status.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/10/2021 14:10
Pandemic led to new wave of anti-Semitism online, study says

Pandemic led to new wave of anti-Semitism online, study says

Pandemic hate: IFFSE research condemns wave of anti-Semitism and Islamophobia since COVID-19 outbreakArutz Sheva Staff, 19/10/2021 13:42
Group calls for removal of Christian missionaries from IDF

Group calls for removal of Christian missionaries from IDF

Missionary watchdog group urges Benny Gantz to remove missionaries from IDF, stop drafting 'cult members'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/10/2021 12:41
Man killed in Umm al-Fahm

Man killed in Umm al-Fahm

Victim's brother was wounded in assassination attempt two months ago, reports say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/10/2021 09:14
Israel approves NIS 5 billion to build capability to attack Iran

Israel approves NIS 5 billion to build capability to attack Iran

Jerusalem seeks to build military capabilities to end threat of Iran's nuclear program for good.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/10/2021 21:24
Bennett: The right and the religious did not kill Rabin

Bennett: The right and the religious did not kill Rabin

PM says only the killer bears responsibility for assassination of Yitzhak Rabin, entire populations should not be silenced.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/10/2021 17:45
Israeli, German air force commanders fly over Israel

Israeli, German air force commanders fly over Israel

Honorary flyover held in Israeli skies as part of the “Blue Flag” exercise, passing over Knesset building and ending over Malcha.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/10/2021 23:29
Hamas issues ultimatum to Israel: Give us $8 million by Tuesday

Hamas issues ultimatum to Israel: Give us $8 million by Tuesday

Hamas threatens another round of fighting if Israel does not provide money to pay its members' salaries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/10/2021 15:48
Hamas threatens Israel over prisoner negotiations

Hamas threatens Israel over prisoner negotiations

Senior Hamas official says that "prisoners of the occupation will never see the light until our prisoners of freedom see it."Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/10/2021 23:06
Clashes between Arabs and Jews in Samaria

Clashes between Arabs and Jews in Samaria

Jewish shepherd beaten by Arabs in Mt. Hebron regional Council area, taken to hospital with broken hand.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/10/2021 22:22
Report: Israel killed senior Syrian official

Report: Israel killed senior Syrian official

Madhat al-Saleh was the head of the Golan Heights department in the Syrian government and intelligence officer in the Syrian armyArutz Sheva, 16/10/2021 19:00
Soldiers attacked near Jerusalem

Soldiers attacked near Jerusalem

Multiple soldiers were attacked at a gas station by a group of suspects with clubs.Arutz Sheva Staff , 15/10/2021 16:16
Concerns raised of Syrian revenge against Israel

Concerns raised of Syrian revenge against Israel

Israeli defense establishment taking 'very seriously' threat of revenge by Syria or Iranian satellites, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/10/2021 11:04
Real estate entrepreneur left synagogue - and was shot to death

Real estate entrepreneur left synagogue - and was shot to death

Real estate entrepreneur left synagogue, was shot and killed by man waiting for him outside.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/10/2021 09:02
IDF eliminates terrorist who threw firebombs

IDF eliminates terrorist who threw firebombs

IDF soldiers fire at terrorists who threw firebombs at Israeli vehicles between Jerusalem and Gush Etzion. One terrorist killed.Kobi Finkler, 14/10/2021 23:25
Blue Flag joint US-Israel military exercise to kick off

Blue Flag joint US-Israel military exercise to kick off

This year's 'Blue Flag' to be the largest and most advanced aerial exercise Israel has ever had.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/10/2021 22:25
In one hour: IDF soldiers complete tractate of Talmud

In one hour: IDF soldiers complete tractate of Talmud

Watch: Soldiers in the IDF's Netzach Yehuda battalion celebrate conclusion of Talmudic tractate - after completing it in one hour.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 14/10/2021 15:35
New dep. chief of Southern Border Police: Things are improving

New dep. chief of Southern Border Police: Things are improving

'We're making many more arrests, seizing more weapons, combating agricultural crime and thefts.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/10/2021 09:04
Hamas releases terrorist who murdered Border Police officer

Hamas releases terrorist who murdered Border Police officer

Terrorist's identity leaked nearly two months after attack, Israel not expected to retaliate, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/10/2021 08:39
Syria claims Israel carried out air strikes in Homs province

Syria claims Israel carried out air strikes in Homs province

Media outlets in Syria report air defense systems activated following Israeli air strikes in city of Palmyra.Elad Benari, 14/10/2021 02:02
Border Police officer injured in ramming attack north of Jerusalem

Border Police officer injured in ramming attack north of Jerusalem

Fighter injured in ramming attack north of Jerusalem. Terrorist shot and neutralized.Uzi Baruch, 14/10/2021 01:23
Jew sprays pepper gas on officer and soldier in Binyamin region

Jew sprays pepper gas on officer and soldier in Binyamin region

IDF officer and soldier lightly injured from pepper spray sprayed at them by an Israeli citizen near Adei Ad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/10/2021 01:08
Israeli hospital targeted in ransomware attack

Israeli hospital targeted in ransomware attack

More cyberattacks feared after treatments delayed by ransomware attack on Hillel Yaffe Medical Center.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/10/2021 23:42
Islamic Jihad terrorists in prison announce hunger strike

Islamic Jihad terrorists in prison announce hunger strike

250 prisoners announce intention to hunger strike to restore conditions which prevailed before Gilboa Prison Break.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/10/2021 22:05
Weapons tunnel discovered under Jerusalem home

Weapons tunnel discovered under Jerusalem home

Illegal weapons tunnel discovered under Arab home in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/10/2021 16:46
Major General Tamir Yedai takes over as head of IDF Ground Forces

Major General Tamir Yedai takes over as head of IDF Ground Forces

Outgoing head of IDF Ground Forces Yoel Strick: We made the IDF's momentum more focused and lethal.Ido Ben Porat, 13/10/2021 03:40
Highest rates entering combat units in the last 7 years- Aviv Kochavi states

Highest rates entering combat units in the last 7 years- Aviv Kochavi states

Highest rates entering combat units in the last 7 years- Aviv Kochavi states due to better maneuverabilityArutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2021 21:07
Gantz responds to attack on Border Police: Violence won't be tolerated

Gantz responds to attack on Border Police: Violence won't be tolerated

Gantz tours the 98th Division after Jews attack Border Police force near Yitzhar..Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2021 19:23
Gantz: Iran a threat to whole region, not just Israel

Gantz: Iran a threat to whole region, not just Israel

Defense Minister Gantz says international community must unite to confront 'global challenge' of Iran, and not only to defend Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2021 18:40
Ex-Mossad chief: Iran not closer to nuclear bomb

Ex-Mossad chief: Iran not closer to nuclear bomb

Former Mossad chief Yossi Cohen says Iran in weaker position than it appears, JCPOA must be completely reworked.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2021 16:57
Jerusalem: Police arrest woman suspected of vandalism

Jerusalem: Police arrest woman suspected of vandalism

Woman suspected of spray-painting swastikas is arrested.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2021 14:21
Explosive device found outside Yavneh apartment

Explosive device found outside Yavneh apartment

No injuries after sappers safely neutralize explosive device.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2021 11:04
Border Police attacked by Jewish rioters in Samaria

Border Police attacked by Jewish rioters in Samaria

1 soldier lightly injured in attack by Jewish rioters near Yitzhar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2021 22:55
SIBAT to participate in Washington exhibition after two-year break

SIBAT to participate in Washington exhibition after two-year break

Israeli Defense Min. to present series of defense industries in National Pavilion at AUSA Exhibition in Washington, Ministry spokesman says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2021 14:45
New chief of Israel's clandestine Shabak security agency revealed

New chief of Israel's clandestine Shabak security agency revealed

Bennett government approves appointment of new Shabak chief, revealing his identity to the public for the first time.Hezki Baruch, 11/10/2021 14:24
Surge in number of attacks in Judea & Samaria in September

Surge in number of attacks in Judea & Samaria in September

Surge likely due to Gilboa prison break & ensuing operation to uncover Hamas infrastructure over the "Green Line."Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2021 22:59
Soldier who was seriously wounded in Jenin released from hospital

Soldier who was seriously wounded in Jenin released from hospital

"Y" will continue his recovery in Sheba hospital's rehab unit. "D," also seriously wounded, is continuing his own recovery.Ido Ben Porat, 10/10/2021 17:53
Former police chief Aryeh Amit: The situation in the Negev is heading for an explosion

Former police chief Aryeh Amit: The situation in the Negev is heading for an explosion

"The State of Israel doesn't exist in the Negev," says former police chief. "There's no governance, & people are scared to death."Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2021 16:39
Bennett to Merkel: 'Iran taking its time as centrifuges spin'

Bennett to Merkel: 'Iran taking its time as centrifuges spin'

Israeli PM Bennett warns: 'The world is waiting, the Iranians are taking their time, and the centrifuges are spinning.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2021 15:35
New program to use artificial intelligence in armored vehicles

New program to use artificial intelligence in armored vehicles

Israel Min. of Defense selects IAI as prime contractor to develop technological platforms for the 'Carmel' future armored fighting vehicle.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2021 12:14
Hamas claims Israel 'surrendered' on prayers on Temple Mount

Hamas claims Israel 'surrendered' on prayers on Temple Mount

Hamas newspaper claims victory after Jerusalem Court overturns decision allowing silent Jewish prayers on the Temple Mount.Dalit Halevi, 09/10/2021 23:18
Syria claims Israel carried out air strikes

Syria claims Israel carried out air strikes

Syrian media outlets report Israeli air strikes targeted an air force base in Homs and another target on the Syria-Iraq border.Elad Benari, Canada, 08/10/2021 23:04
This is the house in which Ron Arad was held captive

This is the house in which Ron Arad was held captive

Saudi Arabian network publishes footage of what it says is the home in Lebanon in which Israeli navigator was held captive until May 1988.Elad Benari, Canada, 08/10/2021 21:11