'One of the more heroic battles in Israel'

Former Defense Minister Amir Peretz demands that the government work to bring back the bodies of Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul.Yoni Kempinski, 8/27/2018, 4:38 AM

'Liberman, bring back the boys'

MK Oren Hazan criticizes Defense Minister over failure to bring back bodies of Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul.Yoni Kempinski, 8/27/2018, 2:06 AM

Liberman to reopen Erez Crossing

Defense Minister announces reopening of of crossing from Gaza to Israel 'given calm along the border.'AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2018, 10:50 PM

Concern: Marine infiltration from Gaza

IDF says Hamas seeking to increase ability to launch attacks from the sea. Border Police increase presence along coast of Ashkelon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2018, 10:14 PM

Demolition order for home of terrorist who murdered IDF soldier

IDF confirms it gave notice for impending demolition of home of terrorist who dropped block on soldier's head, killing him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2018, 8:57 PM

IDF chief visits Gaza Division as tensions remain high

Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot visits Gaza border area amid ongoing efforts to secure ceasefire with Hamas following escalation in tensions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2018, 6:20 PM

Breathtaking account of Paratrooper's first jump

Jacob Katz from Florida: 'We jump, we crawl, and we run for the very strip of land that caught us when we were falling.'Mordechai Sones, 8/26/2018, 1:06 PM

Pipe bomb thrown at IDF position near Psagot

Terrorists throw pipe bomb at IDF position near Binyamin community of Psagot. Nobody injured and no damage caused. 11 terrorists arrested.Uzi Baruch, 8/26/2018, 8:00 AM

'Time to put an end to this once and for all'

Head of the Har Hevron Regional Council calls on the IDF and police to issue orders against leftists who broke into town of Mitzpe Yair.Orli Harari, 8/26/2018, 5:12 AM

Doctors Without Borders confirms slain terrorist was an employee

Geneva-based NGO vows to investigate actions of member who was shot and killed after IDF says he opened fire on soldiers.David Rosenberg, 8/24/2018, 12:40 PM

Report: PA foiled attack near major Israeli highway

PA security forces locate and disarm explosive device near Jerusalem-Tel Aviv roadway, preventing potentially major terror attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/24/2018, 8:18 AM

Terror without borders

Terrorist who was eliminated in Gaza after opening fire at IDF fighters was a member of the French organization Doctors Without Borders.Ido Ben Porat, 8/24/2018, 1:08 AM

The Golani Brigade prepares for war

Top infantry brigade finishes week-long exercise training it for war against Hezbollah.Tzvi Lev, 8/23/2018, 8:59 PM

Muslim who planned stabbing attack charged

Suleiman Kafisha from Hevron accused of planning to stab Jew wearing skullcap in Jerusalem, caught before he could carry out plot.Mordechai Sones, 8/23/2018, 1:11 PM

Hundreds of paratroopers jump into 'enemy territory'

Soldiers of 101st Battalion practice diving into enemy territory, proving ability as a significant surprise element in the next campaign.Michael Oria, IDF website, 8/22/2018, 9:15 PM

Rafael to supply Australian Army 5th generation Spike missiles

Rafael and Australia's Varley sign agreement for joint production lines to supply Spike missiles and other systems to Australian Army.Mordechai Sones, 8/22/2018, 1:57 PM

'Knife in IDF soldiers' backs'

MK Smotrich: Decision to investigate fighters who liquidated Gaza rioters dangerous, hurts security; MK Hazan: Chief of Staff must explain.Mordechai Sones, 8/22/2018, 10:00 AM

'Liberman, have the soldiers' backs'

National Union Secretary-General asks defense minister to end investigation into shooting of 2 Gaza rioters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2018, 9:52 PM

By day, at night, on the mountain, and in the valley

Golani fighters carry out grueling training throughout country constantly preparing to receive the order. Photo essayMordechai Sones, 8/21/2018, 4:58 PM

Ahed Tamimi's brother sentenced for stone-throwing

Brother pf teen who served 8 months in prison for striking soldiers sentenced to 14 months for hurting police officer with stones.AFP, 8/21/2018, 4:00 PM

IDF to investigate soldiers who eliminated rioters

Military Advocate General orders investigation into two incidents in which Gaza Arabs were shot to death along border.Ido Ben Porat, 8/21/2018, 2:53 PM

'There's only one arrangement - the reality on the ground'

'Economic stability in Gaza brings quiet,' says Liberman, adding that return of prisoners is a necessary condition for agreement with Hamas.Ido Ben Porat, 8/21/2018, 1:21 PM

Home of terrorist who murdered Ronen Lubarsky to be demolished

Head of central command will sign demolition order against home of terrorist who dropped marble block on IDF soldier's head.Ido Ben Porat, 8/21/2018, 12:17 PM

Did the IDF try to conceal attempted attack on soldiers?

IDF force eliminated armed terrorist who tried to infiltrate Israel from northern Gaza. Did IDF hide the event for the agreement with Hamas?Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2018, 9:07 AM

Liberman: Abbas trying to torpedo Gaza agreement

Defense Minister says PA chairman deliberately trying to drag Israel into a confrontation with Hamas.Elad Benari, 8/21/2018, 4:14 AM

Body of Jerusalem stabber returned to his family

Many residents of Umm al-Fahm attend funeral of Ahmad Mahameed who tried to stab a policeman in Jerusalem's Old City.Elad Benari, 8/21/2018, 2:04 AM

Internal Security Minister plans more gun licenses

Erdan issues new criteria to enable hundreds of thousands of combat veterans to be entitled to possess weapons.Mordechai Sones, 8/20/2018, 8:44 PM

Arab arrested for receiving Hamas money

Border Police arrest Jerusalem resident for receiving NIS 30,000 from Hamas terror organization for having a relative in prison.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2018, 7:39 PM

Hevron Arab to be indicted for planned attack in J'lem

Terrorist arrested after arousing suspicions of police in Old City of J'lem. Investigation finds that he planned an attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2018, 5:44 PM

Hamas bemoans Israeli insistence on prisoner return

Arab media reports Israel does not agree to advance truce if it does not include significant progress in captives' return.Mordechai Sones, 8/20/2018, 5:20 PM

Terrorist released in Shalit deal found with knife near Adam

Suspect claims knife not intended for terror attack and is released.Tal Polon, 8/20/2018, 2:38 PM

IDF headquarters gets new commander amid corruption probe

'Kirya' headquarters gets new commander as IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot announces a slew of senior appointments.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2018, 11:59 AM

Bennett continues attack on Liberman, Netanyahu

Education Minister slams attempt to reach cease-fire with Hamas, says Netanyahu is also responsible for deteriorating situation.Tzvi Lev, 8/20/2018, 10:47 AM

Terrorist opens fire on IDF troops near Gaza - and is eliminated

Gunfight on Gaza border as terrorist opens fire on Israeli forces. Terrorist eliminated by tank fire.David Rosenberg, 8/20/2018, 10:37 AM

IDF uncovers weapon stash in Samaria

Israeli forces unearth illegal weapon cache in PA village in Samaria, including sub-machine gun.David Rosenberg, 8/20/2018, 8:34 AM

Hamas: Significant progress towards ceasefire deal with Israel

Senior Hamas officials say talks with Israel via proxies making progress, deal likely by next week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2018, 8:17 AM

Hamas opposes handover of driver who killed Israeli woman

Hamas parliament member slams PA for handing driver in ramming incident to Israel. 'PA must not hand over any Palestinian to the enemy.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2018, 10:44 PM

PA hands over driver who killed Israeli woman

Arab driver who killed woman turned over to Israeli security forces. Family of victim says ramming was terror, not an accident.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2018, 8:26 PM

Supreme Court doubles sentence of policeman who killed rioter

Court increases sentence of Border Policeman who killed Arab boy during Nakba Day riot to 18 months in prison.JTA, 8/19/2018, 7:34 PM

'We must not surrender: We must uproot Hamas'

Education Minister says ceasefire a bad move, calls to destroy Hamas' military capabilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2018, 6:50 PM

'Hamas leaders should fear assassinations'

JISS President Prof. Efraim Inbar says Israel must exact a higher price from Hamas to ensure quiet, including targeting the leadership.Shimon Cohen, 8/19/2018, 5:46 PM

Minister: Crossing closure a warning to Hamas

Regional Cooperation Minister Tzahi Hanegbi says Hamas lessening violence due to Israeli response, but not enough.Gary Willig, 8/19/2018, 3:58 PM

'Preaching and crocodile tears'

Liberman insists, 'We're not talking to Hamas'; criticizes extended sentence for Border Policeman; scolds Umm al-Fahm.Mordechai Sones, 8/19/2018, 2:32 PM

Why did Israel's Defense Minister close Erez Crossing?

Statement from Defense Ministry explains decision to close Gaza crossing.Uzi Baruch, 8/19/2018, 10:58 AM

'Hitting Hamas leaders will strengthen deterrence'

MK Yogev calls to separate between Gaza population and Hamas leadership with Egyptian and other help to strengthen deterrence.Mordechai Sones, 8/19/2018, 10:42 AM

70 years of innovation in the IDF

IDF holds free exhibition with hands-on activities, a history of the IDF, and a display of new equipment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2018, 9:20 AM

Bennett: Caving in to Hamas will lead to war

Education Minister Bennett slams Defense Minister Liberman's willingness to cave to Hamas, says it will lead to conflict on Hamas' terms.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2018, 8:41 AM

Israel closes Erez crossing

Israel closes Erez crossing following latest violent riots along the Gaza border.Elad Benari, 8/19/2018, 7:29 AM

PA Chairman: Deal between Hamas, Israel, must include us

Palestinian Authority chairman says any deal between Hamas and Israel must include PA, all funds to Gaza must go through him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2018, 12:01 AM

IDF foils Gazan infiltration attempt

Gazans hurl firebombs at IDF soldiers, attempt to cross into Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2018, 8:31 PM

'The choice is yours - terrorism or economic growth'

Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories points out to Gazans that terrorism affects their economy.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/18/2018, 1:32 AM

Jerusalem terrorist stabber identified

Arab terrorist who tried to stab a policeman in the Old City identified as Ahmad Mahameed of Umm al-Fahm.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/17/2018, 10:28 PM

Thousands riot along Gaza border

IDF says thousands of Arabs rioted along the security fence with Gaza, hurling firebombs and IEDs. No injuries reported.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/17/2018, 8:15 PM

Terrorist stabber neutralized

A terrorist who attempted to stab police in the Old City has been neutralized. Arab reported killed on Gaza border.Gil Ronen, 8/17/2018, 5:48 PM

"I, too, would like to see more dead terrorists"

Natan Meir, whose wife was murdered by a terrorist, thinks that the IDF is doing its best against terrorists.Eliran Aharon, 8/17/2018, 5:11 PM

Chief of Staff: 30% uptick in Bedouin recruitment in one year

Lt. Gen. Gadi Eisenkot and other senior officers met with representatives of the Druze and Bedouin communities.Arutz Sheva, 8/17/2018, 3:19 PM

Report: Hamas to stop arson terror

Hamas official says discussion of return of soldiers' bodies only to take place two months after ceasefire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2018, 1:46 PM