Defense/Security

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
Israeli Navy hosts senior US naval officers

Israeli Navy hosts senior US naval officers

Commander of US Navy's Fifth Fleet meets with top Israeli brass during his second visit to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/10/2021 09:13
Watch: Undercover soldiers arrest Arab suspect in broad daylight

Watch: Undercover soldiers arrest Arab suspect in broad daylight

Plainclothes soldiers from elite Duvdevan unit arrest suspect in the heart of Jenin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/10/2021 22:28
Indictment: Terrorist tried to stab Arab thinking he was a Jew

Indictment: Terrorist tried to stab Arab thinking he was a Jew

Terrorist accused of entering Israel with intention to murder a Jew with a screwdriver, misidentifying his victim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/10/2021 16:05
Iranian government spokesman: Return to nuclear negotiations in Vienna in the near future

Iranian government spokesman: Return to nuclear negotiations in Vienna in the near future

A spokesman for Iran's Foreign Ministry promised a return to the negotiating table in the near future.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/10/2021 10:51
Whistleblower warns: Iran using Facebook to spy on other countries

Whistleblower warns: Iran using Facebook to spy on other countries

The whistleblower also exposed China for 'surveilling weaker populations around the world.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/10/2021 10:01
FIDF cuts funding to IDF Widows and Orphans

FIDF cuts funding to IDF Widows and Orphans

IDF Widows and Orphans Organization finds itself in dire straits as major contributor set to end financial support.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/10/2021 09:28
Golda Meir: 'They've thrown us to the dogs'

Golda Meir: 'They've thrown us to the dogs'

Newly opened state archives reveal PM's pessimism regarding likelihood of obtaining foreign aid during Yom Kippur War.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/10/2021 08:52
Iranian FM: We warned Azerbaijan of Israeli presence on our borders

Iranian FM: We warned Azerbaijan of Israeli presence on our borders

Iranian Foreign Minister reveals his country informed the Republic of Azerbaijan it would never agree to an Israeli presence at its borders.MEMRI, 05/10/2021 22:17
Security source: Mossad operation obtained valuable intelligence on Ron Arad

Security source: Mossad operation obtained valuable intelligence on Ron Arad

Source says Israel has better intelligence on fate of Ron Arad thanks to Mossad operation revealed by Bennett yesterday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/10/2021 22:05
Chief of Staff: IDF will act anywhere against Iran

Chief of Staff: IDF will act anywhere against Iran

IDF Chief says Israel's response to Iran, including its nuclear program will continue to evolve and 'surprise.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/10/2021 18:53
Thousands of weapons stolen from IDF each year

Thousands of weapons stolen from IDF each year

Data on weapons thefts from IDF bases released, showing terrorists and criminals seize thousands of weapons from IDF annually.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/10/2021 17:05
Green Pass system imposed at Israel military bases

Green Pass system imposed at Israel military bases

IDF to limit access at army bases to the vaccinated, recovered, and soldiers with recent COVID tests.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/10/2021 12:32
1027 terrorists in return for 1 IDF soldier? Gilad Shalit's father responds

1027 terrorists in return for 1 IDF soldier? Gilad Shalit's father responds

Ten years after the "Shalit Deal," Noam Shalit discusses his son's capture and the events surrounding his release.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/10/2021 12:00
Mossad chief: Operation to locate Ron Arad was brave, but failed

Mossad chief: Operation to locate Ron Arad was brave, but failed

Mossad director David Barnea describes operation to locate missing Israeli pilot Ron Arad, vows organization will keep trying.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/10/2021 20:18
Soldiers' mothers demand: Change open-fire rules to protect our sons

Soldiers' mothers demand: Change open-fire rules to protect our sons

Mothers of soldiers protest outside IDF headquarters, call to change open-fire regulations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/10/2021 14:28
PA chief made condolence calls to terrorists' families

PA chief made condolence calls to terrorists' families

"They are our neighbors - there's no escaping that," says Meretz MK, justifying meeting with Mahmoud Abbas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/10/2021 22:45
Yesha Council head slams government ministers for meeting with Mahmoud Abbas

Yesha Council head slams government ministers for meeting with Mahmoud Abbas

First Defense Minister Benny Gantz and now Health Minister Nitzan Horowitz along with other Meretz MKs... PM Bennett gives a green light.Hezki Baruch, 03/10/2021 20:28
Israel's Shabak to crack down on illegal weapons in Arab sector

Israel's Shabak to crack down on illegal weapons in Arab sector

"Violence & crime in the Arab sector has soared," says PM Bennett. "We're going to deal with it, however long it takes."Orly Harari, 03/10/2021 18:18
Terrorists who escaped Gilboa Prison indicted

Terrorists who escaped Gilboa Prison indicted

5 other inmates charged with assisting escape of 6 terrorists last month.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/10/2021 12:12
Body of 17-year-old unearthed at construction site

Body of 17-year-old unearthed at construction site

The corpse of Lital Yael Melnik, 17, was found partially buried at a construction site in northern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/10/2021 22:00
Watch: Arabs attack police officers at Kafr Qassem

Watch: Arabs attack police officers at Kafr Qassem

Four arrested for violent rioting, attacks on police officers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/10/2021 20:11
Did escaped terrorists use Coca Cola to break up the concrete?

Did escaped terrorists use Coca Cola to break up the concrete?

Interim report details how 6 terrorists who escaped Gilboa prisoner dug their escape tunnel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/09/2021 23:01
Terrorist bought an energy drink - and stabbed Jews

Terrorist bought an energy drink - and stabbed Jews

Terrorist told his family that he is going 'to collect his salary,' boarded the light rail train, and carried out a stabbing attack.Ido Ben Porat, 30/09/2021 16:26
Jerusalem stabbing: Terrorist stayed in a hostel before attack

Jerusalem stabbing: Terrorist stayed in a hostel before attack

Terrorist who attempted to stab police officers is a mother of four who is in Israel illegally, investigation finds.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/09/2021 15:37
Attempted stabbing attack in Old City of Jerusalem

Attempted stabbing attack in Old City of Jerusalem

Terrorist tries to stab police officers at the Chain Gate in the Old City of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/09/2021 06:48
Terrorist killed during IDF operation near Jenin

Terrorist killed during IDF operation near Jenin

Israeli security forces operating in PA village of Burqin open fire toward terrorist who fired at them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/09/2021 06:33
Gantz thanks Pelosi for Iron Dome funding

Gantz thanks Pelosi for Iron Dome funding

Defense Minister thanks House Speaker after the House approved $1 billion to Israel to resupply the Iron Dome missile defense system.Elad Benari, 30/09/2021 05:21
Gantz visits fighters wounded in clashes with terrorists

Gantz visits fighters wounded in clashes with terrorists

Defense Minister visits two fighters who were seriously wounded in clashes with terrorists: We will continue to pray for their recovery.Elad Benari, Canada, 27/09/2021 18:31