'Liberman's gestures to Hamas are a mistake'

Minister opposes ground operation, sets out alternative plan to eradicate terrorism; 'Jewish Home will vote against Israel-Hamas agreement.'Mordechai Sones, Yesterday, 8:26 PM

Soldier's father: My son was abused in Maglan

'He had to remove his clothes by special means because it was mixture of cloth, flesh, and pus,' describes father of former elite fighter.Mordechai Sones, Yesterday, 8:20 PM

Bennett on Yair Golan: He should have apologized

Education Minister says general's entire career should be taken into account, but an apology is long past due.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 5:37 PM

'Yair Golan will not endanger a soldier for the enemy'

Friend of candidate for IDF Chief of Staff furious after bereaved families send letter opposing his candidacy over past statements.Shimon Cohen, Yesterday, 4:35 PM

Pipe bombs thrown at Rachel's Tomb

Sapper works to defuse pipe bombs thrown into Rachel's Tomb complex.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 1:23 PM

Israeli official: Agreement with Hamas is almost ready

Israeli official says five-year peace agreement giving Hamas airport, seaport, is 'virtually' ready.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 9:03 AM

Trump signs defense bill including aid to Israel

Trump signs into law defense spending bill which codifies memorandum of understanding with Israel.Elad Benari, Yesterday, 5:12 AM

Former Mossad chief doubtful Russia can force Iran out of Syria

In interview with Saudi website, Tamir Pardo discusses diplomatic contacts with the Gulf states, tension with Iran and Hezbollah.Elad Benari, Yesterday, 2:07 AM

The paratroopers and the instructor: the silent story

Sister of paratrooper who 'turned his back' to female instructor describes different story than spun in media and public attack on soldiers.Shimon Cohen, Monday, 10:35 PM

Liberman grants concessions to Gaza

Defense Minister to re-open Kerem Shalom Crossing, expand Gaza fishing zone after 2 days with no terror attacks from Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 8:45 PM

Reserve soldier suspended after leftists complain

Video of soldier confronting leftist in Har Hevron posted to social media causes IDF to suspend soldier. 'All I did was push the camera.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 6:47 PM

Hesder students flock to IDF

Over past three weeks, 650 hesder yeshiva students enlist for active service.Mordechai Sones, Monday, 6:31 PM

Bereaved father: How could Golan compare us to Nazis?

Father of slain soldier relates how officer did not know whether he was allowed to open fire on terrorist who killed his son.Ido Ben Porat, Monday, 5:59 PM

IDF hierarchy defends Yair Golan

IDF Spokesman issues unusual statement: 'Presentation of Major General Golan as one who didn't act against terrorists is sin to reality.'Ido Ben Porat, Monday, 5:42 PM

'Restraint and silence encourage terrorism'

Education Minister slams cease-fire with Hamas, says Hamas must return prisoners and disarm in exchange for rehabilitation of Gaza.Uzi Baruch, Monday, 4:47 PM

Bennett: 'The policy of restraint has failed'

Jewish Home urges government to step up attacks against Hamas.Tzvi Lev, Monday, 12:42 PM

Defense Minister: Hamas suffered 168 deaths, over 4,000 injured

Defense Minister Liberman says security policy is responsible, does not answer to headlines, public opinion.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 12:01 PM

Demolition order for home of Adam terrorist

IDF soldiers issue demolition order for home of terrorist who murdered Yotam Ovadia on July 26.Elad Benari, Monday, 7:00 AM

Clash in Cabinet: Why didn't you assassinate Haniyeh?

Transportation Minister demands Defense Minister Liberman explain why promise to kill Hamas leader unfulfilled after rocket barrage.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 9:36 PM

100 bereaved families protest Chief of Staff candidate

Families of fallen soldiers demand defense minister nullify candidacy of Maj. Gen, Yair Golan over willingness to put soldiers at risk.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 8:44 PM

Palestinian Authority has paid $294,332 to the Sbarro bombers

Seventeen years after deadly suicide attack, Palestinian Authority has paid hundreds of thousands to the proud terrorists.PMW, Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 2:29 PM

Soon: Cellular deployment throughout Judea and Samaria

Inadequate Judea and Samaria cellular service worsens terror incidents; solution to be completed by next year.Mordechai Sones, Sunday, 1:48 PM

Likud minister: Closer than ever to Hamas collapse

Energy Minister Steinitz says Israel never signed peace agreement with Hamas.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 9:28 AM

Terrorists throw grenade at soldiers on Gaza border

Weekly riots along Gaza border continue. Rioters try to infiltrate Israel, attack IDF soldiers with grenade.Elad Benari, Canada, Friday, 8:13 PM

'Israel does not want a large operation against Gaza'

Amos Yadlin, head of the Institute for National Security Studies, says economic pressure on Hamas is working.Arutz Sheva, Friday, 6:42 PM

'Return flotilla' to leave Gaza for Israel

Flotilla to launch from Gaza tomorrow aiming to 'return' to Israeli territorial waters.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 2:28 PM

'Much blood and sadness was prevented'

Zionist Union MK Shelly Yachimovich praises ceasefire, says not to listen 'extreme right' calls to destroy Hamas after 200 rockets.Gary Willig, Friday, 2:13 PM

Anger in south over ceasefire

Leaders of communities beset by Hamas rockets slam government for ceasefire instead of putting a final end to Hamas terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 12:32 PM

General: 'I want to vomit from shame'

Former Southern Command head Brig. Gen. (res.) Zvika Fogel furious at ceasefire with Hamas. 'We are getting weaker.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 11:31 AM

Smotrich: Liberman the weakest defense minister

Jewish Home MK slams DF Liberman for reaching ceasefire dealing crippling blow to Hamas after massive rocket barrage/Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 10:59 AM

'Cease-fire a mistake: Terror must be eradicated'

Mayor of city struck repeatedly by rocket attacks says ceasefire only rewards terror, paves way for next round of fighting.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 10:33 AM

Who will rescue the rescuer?

PA resident who rescued Jewish family from terror attack told to return to PA despite threats to his life. 'They will kill me immediately.'Asaf Mishnayot, Friday, 9:38 AM

Quiet night for the south

Negev communities begin to return to normal life as reported cease-fire holds through the night after south endures hundreds of rockets.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 8:09 AM

'They are bombing Ashkelon from my former home's balcony'

Avi Farhan, who was evicted from his home during the Disengagement from Gaza, calls to reestablish communities that were demolished.Benny Tocker, Friday, 3:36 AM

State Department: Israel has a right to defend itself

State Department spokeswoman says U.S. concerned by situation in Gaza but says Israel has the right to defend itself from rocket attacks.Elad Benari, Friday, 3:06 AM

Report: Israel, Hamas reach ceasefire

Al Jazeera reports an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire was reached between Hamas and Israel. Israeli source: The report is incorrect.Elad Benari, Thursday, 11:18 PM

Demonstration in front of Security Cabinet: 'Conquer Gaza'

Right-wing activists call on government to take strong military action in response to Hamas rocket attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 10:50 PM

IDF topples Hamas headquarters

Watch: In a message to Hamas, Israel obliterates terror organization's alleged Gaza command center. Escalation shows no sign of ending.Tzvi Lev, Thursday, 8:23 PM

Gabbay: Netanyahu and Liberman eliminated Israel's deterrence

Zionist Union points finger at Netanyahu and Liberman as Hamas continues to shower Israel with rockets.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 7:37 PM

Hamas blames Israel for escalation

Terror organization spokesman says "resistance" fired nearly 200 rockets in response "Israeli aggression."Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 7:09 PM

'There is no deterrence. Go to war now'

Former IDF chief says terror organizations like Hamas will only be deterred by threats to their existence after 180 rockets fired at Israel.Shimon Cohen, Thursday, 6:40 PM

Israeli official: 'Hamas suffered a severe blow'

Netanyahu meets with top army brass in order to plan next moves with Gaza as rockets reach Be'er Sheva for the first time in four years.Tzvi Lev, Thursday, 6:14 PM

Sderot boy wounded by rocket speaks

16-year-old struck by shrapnel while running to safe room during rocket barrage: south has been enduring rockets since before I was born,Hezki Baruch, Thursday, 5:52 PM

IDF Southern Command head visits Sderot

IDF leaders visit southern city struck by rockets fired by Gaza terrorists.Gary Willig, Thursday, 5:26 PM

'Father shouted to me: Out of the house! Quickly!'

Shalev Levy, wounded by Qassam rocket shrapnel and operated on at night, tells of events at home during Gaza rocket and attack on house.Mordechai Sones, Thursday, 5:12 PM

Rocket strikes Be'er Sheva

Calm in south broken after less than 2 hours as city of Be'er Sheva struck for first time in 4 years.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 4:14 PM

IDF will work to crack down on 'religious gender segregation'

After 30 religious troops turned their back on parachuting instructor, manpower chief meets with radical feminist lobby, promises 'changes'.Tzvi Lev, Thursday, 3:03 PM

Sderot pledges support: 'Time to enter Gaza'

Sderot Mayor calls government to launch military operation, restore regional peace: 'We must strike terror and bring life back to normal.'Mordechai Sones, Thursday, 2:04 PM

Gaza official says this round of escalation is 'over'

Half an hour after air raid sirens sound in Israel, Gaza official says escalation is 'over.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 1:32 PM

IDF strikes on the Hamas underground terror targets

IDF jets target terror tunnels, Hamas military compound.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 12:56 PM

Improvement in condition of critically injured woman

Alarms activate this morning around Gaza, political-security cabinet to meet at noon. Hospital reports improvement in woman's condition.Mordechai Sones, Thursday, 12:18 PM

National Union: Victory in Gaza now

'Terrorism can no longer be contained, not in drips, not in a burning kite routine, and not in rocket barrages terrorizing residents.'Mordechai Sones, Thursday, 11:51 AM

'Liquidate Hamas heads'

First and immediate goal is victory over Hamas and its capitulation. Goal is to occupy Gaza and control security.MK Moti Yogev, Thursday, 10:56 AM

Hamas: Israel will bear responsibility for its aggression

Hamas spokesman calls Israel's attacks on terror targets 'aggression,' says Israel will 'not succeed.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 10:17 AM

Shaked: Deterrence has been damaged - this must be recognized

'Hamas mustn't run our lives,' said Shaked. 'We won't reach any arrangement not including demilitarization or ceased expansion.'Mordechai Sones, Thursday, 9:57 AM

Arab rioting injures 3 Border Police officers

In night operation, Border Police confiscate illegal weapons, arrest two suspects.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 9:33 AM

Arab newspaper: Hamas interested in long-term ceasefire

London-based newspaper claims Hamas will agree to 5-year ceasefire with Israel. Meanwhile, the barrage of rockets continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 9:14 AM