Details of near-fatal shooting accident at IDF base revealed

Details of near-fatal shooting accident at IDF base revealed

Officer was handling guns which had been returned from firing range when one went off, striking soldier in the head.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 7:22 PM
Gantz: Stopping Iran is a national mission

Gantz: Stopping Iran is a national mission

Defense Minister addresses graduates of IDF officers course, outlines what new nuclear deal with Iran must include.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 5:36 PM
IDF: Wounded soldier was shot in the head by other soldier's gun

IDF: Wounded soldier was shot in the head by other soldier's gun

Army says that soldier seriously wounded at IDF base in Jordan Valley was shot by fellow soldier's gun.David Rosenberg, Wednesday, 11:07 AM
Rise in number of IDF soldiers seriously ill with coronavirus

Rise in number of IDF soldiers seriously ill with coronavirus

Number of young people infected with coronavirus is on the rise, together with number of young people in ICUs, top IDF official warns.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 9:07 AM
Soldier seriously injured at base in the Jordan Valley

Soldier seriously injured at base in the Jordan Valley

The incident is being investigated by the Military Police Corps.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 1:13 AM
IDF reveals how Israeli woman crossed border into Syria

IDF reveals how Israeli woman crossed border into Syria

Military releases results of investigation into incident where young woman crossed border into Syria before returning in a prisoner exchangeArutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 8:41 PM
How jihadist does God want Israel to be?

How jihadist does God want Israel to be?

Today's halo brigade is insatiable. It sets the bar for Israel-only Israel-too high to be cleared, the better to make Israel trip. Op-ed.Steve Apfel, Monday, 11:00 AM
IDF soldiers commit Crimes for Humanity

IDF soldiers commit Crimes for Humanity

Research shows that there is a total disconnect between the ICC accusations against Israel and the reality on the ground. Op-ed.David Kramer, 2/18/2021, 3:30 PM
New guidelines for the IDF against COVID-19

New guidelines for the IDF against COVID-19

As the vaccination campaign continues, the IDF has rolled out new rules regarding health in the ranks.Shlomo Witty, 2/14/2021, 4:27 PM
MKs demand that IDF reopens hilltop community

MKs demand that IDF reopens hilltop community

Several members of Knesset have demanded that the executive order closing the hilltop not be renewed.Shlomo Witty, 2/11/2021, 10:53 PM
Watch: IDF runs military drills anticipating Hezbollah attack

Watch: IDF runs military drills anticipating Hezbollah attack

The IDF ran simulation exercises combining air, land & sea forces amid growing belief Hezbollah may attempt attacks in the coming year.ILTV, 2/11/2021, 10:08 PM
Left wing media shocked as soldiers sing religious song

Left wing media shocked as soldiers sing religious song

Haaretz journalist says IDF becoming 'army of G-d and literal Messianic Jews' after soldiers sing song affirming belief in the Messiah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2021, 9:02 PM
IDF's 'Lightning Storm' exercise concludes

IDF's 'Lightning Storm' exercise concludes

Commanding Officer of the 91st Division, Brig. Gen. Shlomi Binder: "The exercise we conducted improved our preparedness against Hezbollah."Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2021, 8:04 PM
IDF demolishes home of terrorist who killed Esther Horgan

IDF demolishes home of terrorist who killed Esther Horgan

Terrorist's home to be destroyed by explosion and not a bulldozer and in broad daylight in order to deter further attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2021, 4:14 PM
IDF soldier unearths ancient coin during training exercise in northern Israel

IDF soldier unearths ancient coin during training exercise in northern Israel

Rare ancient coin minted in northern Israeli city of Geva found by IDF soldier during a military training exercise.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2021, 9:56 AM
IDF responds to ICC: We will continue to defend the citizens of Israel

IDF responds to ICC: We will continue to defend the citizens of Israel

IDF responds to the decision of the International Criminal Court. 'The IDF fully supports and will continue to support its soldiers.'Yoni Kempinski, 2/6/2021, 6:34 PM
Unvaccinated soldiers ordered to wear bright vests

Unvaccinated soldiers ordered to wear bright vests

Order issued, then rescinded at base of 80th Division ordering soldiers who have not been vaccinated to dress so others know to avoid them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2021, 6:23 PM
Joint US-Israel Juniper Falcon Exercise begins

Joint US-Israel Juniper Falcon Exercise begins

Marking 20th year, IDF Air Force and US military hold annual bilateral exercise.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2021, 10:19 AM
What's going on with Israel's drones? 3 felled in 3 days

What's going on with Israel's drones? 3 felled in 3 days

IDF drones fall in Gaza, Lebanon on three consecutive days as army denies information leak to Hezbollah, Hamas.ILTV, 2/3/2021, 2:55 PM
Watch: IDF soldiers train in the rain

Watch: IDF soldiers train in the rain

The IDF released footage of soldiers from the 71st Battalion participating in intensive training as rains cover northern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2021, 1:52 PM
Chief of Staff suspends leave for 'unvaccinated' combat units

Chief of Staff suspends leave for 'unvaccinated' combat units

IDF units on "closed" bases prohibited from going on leave unless they are defined as "vaccinated" or "green."Kobi Finkler, 2/2/2021, 11:19 AM
Security forces foil drug-smuggling attempt from Egypt

Security forces foil drug-smuggling attempt from Egypt

IDF soldiers, Israel Police unit, work together to foil attempt at smuggling millions of shekels in drugs.Kobi Finkler, Arutz Sheva, 2/1/2021, 12:39 PM
Two IDF generals in quarantine after exposure to COVID carrier

Two IDF generals in quarantine after exposure to COVID carrier

Head of IDF Southern Command and head of Ground Forces were in the vicinity of an IDF officer who was confirmed to have contracted COVID-19.Kobi Finkler, 2/1/2021, 1:05 AM
Gantz: There are homes in Lebanon that have guest rooms and missile rooms

Gantz: There are homes in Lebanon that have guest rooms and missile rooms

Defense Minister gives first-ever interview by Israeli minister to Alghad TV which broadcasts from Cairo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2021, 11:20 PM
Students distribute snacks to IDF soldiers who thwarted terror attack

Students distribute snacks to IDF soldiers who thwarted terror attack

Students from Im Tirtzu thank soldiers for thwarting attack, distributing soda and snacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2021, 11:53 AM
Soldier's parents, Emergency Council slam COVID vaccine pressure

Soldier's parents, Emergency Council slam COVID vaccine pressure

Parents of IDF soldiers engage attorney as children 'face threats, sanctions, shaming, cancelled leave' for declining COVID-19 vaccine.Mordechai Sones, 1/27/2021, 8:49 PM
Soldier: I hit the terrorist with my rifle when he tried to stab me

Soldier: I hit the terrorist with my rifle when he tried to stab me

Corporal L recounts fight with terrorist who attempted to stab her before he was killed by her commanding officer.Kobi Finkler/Arutz Sheva, 1/26/2021, 6:13 PM
Jewish man arrested for 'throwing stones'

Jewish man arrested for 'throwing stones'

Samaria man, 24, is arrested for throwing stones, but released immediately afterwards. 'He did nothing wrong.' attorney says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2021, 11:47 PM
Court overturns decision by IDF Chief of Staff

Court overturns decision by IDF Chief of Staff

Aviv Kochavi, IDF Chief of Staff, decided to fire a commander - but the court overturned his decision.Yoni Kempinski, 1/23/2021, 11:24 PM
Jewish youths caught after infiltrating army base in Samaria

Jewish youths caught after infiltrating army base in Samaria

IDF forces arrest 2 who infiltrated base and 2 others who waited for them in car.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2021, 3:08 PM
Home of Esther Horgan's murderer to be partially demolished

Home of Esther Horgan's murderer to be partially demolished

Head of IDF's Central Command signs order to demolish two floors of the home in which terrorist Muhammad Kabha lived.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2021, 5:03 AM
Female soldier seriously injured by gunfire at base in the south

Female soldier seriously injured by gunfire at base in the south

Female IDF soldier seriously injured as a result of gunfire at Sayarim Base. Incident being investigated.Kobi Finkler, 1/14/2021, 12:32 AM
IDF arrests shepherd who infiltrated from Lebanon

IDF arrests shepherd who infiltrated from Lebanon

According to army, the shepherd who was arrested is a member of a group which assists Hezbollah in reconnaissance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2021, 6:48 PM
Moderna shipment to be reserved for soldiers

Moderna shipment to be reserved for soldiers

The shipment of Moderna vaccines is expected to be sent to the IDF.Shlomo Witty, 1/11/2021, 8:07 PM
Samaria lieutenant shares her feelings about Doctor Day in Samaria

Samaria lieutenant shares her feelings about Doctor Day in Samaria

IDF Lt Reut Sapir says that she and her soldiers try to live up to their reputationIdo Ben Porat, 1/11/2021, 7:11 PM
Beginning of the end for WhatsApp?

Beginning of the end for WhatsApp?

Will WhatsApp be affected by the app's new privacy changes?Amichai Ben-David, 1/11/2021, 10:16 AM
Beginning of the end for WhatsApp?

Beginning of the end for WhatsApp?

Will WhatsApp be affected by the app's new privacy changes?Amichai Ben-David, 1/11/2021, 9:35 AM
Army dismisses claims of sexual assault by Golani commander

Army dismisses claims of sexual assault by Golani commander

An IDF spokesperson dismissed allegations that soldiers on peacekeeping duty had violated a female protestor.Shlomo Witty, 1/10/2021, 9:52 PM
Attempted attack on soldiers in Jenin area

Attempted attack on soldiers in Jenin area

IDF launches manhunt on Shabbat in search of attacker attempting shooting and ramming attack near Ya'bad near Jenin. No IDF casualties.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2021, 5:40 PM
Watch: 7 cutting-edge technologies at the heart of the IDF

Watch: 7 cutting-edge technologies at the heart of the IDF

IDF introduces '7 most advanced technologies that provide us with an edge on the battlefield and assist in saving civilian lives.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/6/2021, 7:53 PM
30 years since Gulf War: Defense Ministry releases archives

30 years since Gulf War: Defense Ministry releases archives

Videos from sites where Scud missiles struck Israel, statistics from war revealed for first time from IDF archives.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/6/2021, 4:29 PM
Officer and soldier injured in training accident in the south

Officer and soldier injured in training accident in the south

The accident occurred at a shooting range near a military base in the south. The two were evacuated to hospital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2021, 11:17 PM
Suspects linked to stone-throwing attack captured

Suspects linked to stone-throwing attack captured

IDF, Shin Bet nab suspected terrorists linked to stone-throwing attack that left one woman injured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2021, 11:01 PM
Suicide was main cause of death in IDF in 2020

Suicide was main cause of death in IDF in 2020

28 soldiers lost their lives during 2020. 9 took their own lives.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2021, 8:35 PM
IDF identifies several suspects near Lebanon-Israel border

IDF identifies several suspects near Lebanon-Israel border

IDF soldiers fire in the air and drive away a number of suspects who crossed the Blue Line between Lebanon and Israel.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 1/1/2021, 9:11 PM
PA claims IDF shot and critically injured a man near Hebron

PA claims IDF shot and critically injured a man near Hebron

IDF says 150 Palestinian Arabs rioted during operation near Hebron, looking into reports that its troops shot a 24-year-old.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 1/1/2021, 8:56 PM
'Hezbollah attack on northern Israel is very likely'

'Hezbollah attack on northern Israel is very likely'

Senior officer in northern command warns that Shi'ite terror group Hezbollah is very likely to attempt major terror attack in near future.David Rosenberg, 1/1/2021, 12:46 PM
IDF blames loss of control for deadly plane crash

IDF blames loss of control for deadly plane crash

Investigative team releases interim findings in crash of training plane which killed 2 IAF pilots.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2020, 7:20 PM
'Increase in terror attacks, decrease in arrests'

'Increase in terror attacks, decrease in arrests'

While southern border was main confrontation with rocket interception, more terror acts were exposed in north, IDF says in summary of 2020.Nitzan Kedar, 12/31/2020, 9:33 AM
Suspects try to infiltrate from Lebanon

Suspects try to infiltrate from Lebanon

IDF lookouts identify three suspects approaching border fence with Lebanon. One of them crosses into Israeli territory before going back.Kobi Finkler, 12/30/2020, 4:37 AM
Rectify the Tefilla for Tzahal

Rectify the Tefilla for Tzahal

When this prayer is being read, 'and in all they turn they should be successful', I quietly add 'only against our enemies.' OpinionRabbi Chananya Weissman, 12/29/2020, 6:34 PM
Terrorist confesses to murder of Esther Horgan

Terrorist confesses to murder of Esther Horgan

Man who killed Jewish woman recounts how he waited in forest for a victim, struck her on the head several times.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2020, 9:41 PM
Officer sent to prison after tank accidentally fires on Gaza

Officer sent to prison after tank accidentally fires on Gaza

Platoon commander jailed for 7 days over failures which led to tank firing on Gaza by mistake.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2020, 8:22 PM
Watch: IDF arrests terrorist who murdered Esther Horgan

Watch: IDF arrests terrorist who murdered Esther Horgan

Additional suspects in murder of Jewish woman arrested in Jenin District,Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2020, 7:43 PM
IDF reinforcing troops in Judea and Samaria

IDF reinforcing troops in Judea and Samaria

IDF prepares for escalation in Judea and Samaria following deadly terror attack and car chase.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2020, 3:38 PM
Video shows IDF fighter refraining from firing at terrorist

Video shows IDF fighter refraining from firing at terrorist

Video posted to social media shows IDF fighter seemingly afraid to open fire at terrorist who threw a firebomb at him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2020, 1:35 AM
Chairman of US Joint Chiefs of Staff concludes Israel visit

Chairman of US Joint Chiefs of Staff concludes Israel visit

General Mark A. Milley's visit aimed at strengthening partnership and cooperation between US and Israeli militaries.Yoni Kempinski, 12/19/2020, 6:26 PM