Labor candidate 'surprised by Gaza-area crybabies'

Labor candidate Tal Russo calls Gaza-area residents 'crybabies,' claims they should show 'more resilience.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/2/2019, 9:05 PM

Will IDF general be disqualified from Labor slate?

Central Elections Committee says Major General Tal Russo may not have completed cooling-off period.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/26/2019, 6:40 AM

GOC Southern Commander Tal Russo Announces Retirement

GOC Southern Commander Tal Russo has announced that after 35 years of service, he has decided to retire from the IDF.Chana Ya'ar, 1/21/2013, 10:35 AM

IDF Commander 'Surprised' by Quick Halt to Rocket Fire

The head of the IDF’s Southern Command says he was “surprised” at how quickly the rocket fire from Gaza stopped last week.Elad Benari, 11/28/2012, 5:46 AM

IDF Not Ruling Out Gaza Ground Offensive

The head of the IDF’s Southern Command says that the option of a ground operation in Gaza remains on the table.Elad Benari, 11/18/2012, 3:42 AM

'It's Not Over Till It's Over', Says IDF Commander

Major General Tal Russo, commander of IDF Southern Command, predicts the latest escalation is far from over.Elad Benari, 10/15/2012, 3:12 AM

General: IDF Readying New Tools against Gaza

Southern Command Head Maj. Gen. Russo: Israel's south was the first to feel the brunt of "Arab Spring."Gil Ronen, 3/22/2012, 9:49 PM

IDF Uncertain About Gaza Ceasefire

The IDF Southern Command chief says he is unsure how long the current ceasefire will hold saying 'no one body has full control of GazaGabe Kahn., 3/14/2012, 7:47 PM