'The Chief of Staff is more appreciated than I am'Cabinet approves extending Gadi Eizenkot's term for additional year, Netanyahu says public appreciates Eizenkot more than the government.
Netanyahu: Even in the Trump era, there are limitationsNetanyahu says upcoming meeting with Trump 'very important' for Israel's security, says Israel 'must act responsibly.'
Eizenkot to return from sick leaveIDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot will return to his office on Wednesday following his recent cancer operation.
Chief of Staff discharged from hospitalIDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot discharged from hospital after undergoing surgery to remove a cancerous growth from his prostate.
Chief of Staff has cancerous tumor removedIDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot undergoes surgery to remove his prostate due to a cancerous growth.
Eizenkot's term as Chief of Staff extended by another yearDefense Minister Avigdor Liberman decides to extend the appointment of Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot by another year.
Right-wing attorney: Release alleged Eizenkot inciterAttorney Itamar Ben-Gvir says man who allegedly incited against IDF Chief of Staff should be released, did not mean what he said.
Police arrest man suspected of inciting against Chief of StaffPolice arrest a resident of Jerusalem who took part in a demonstration during the reading of the verdict of Elor Azariya.
If Azariya is not acquitted, he should be pardonedMinister Naftali Bennet: “If Elor Azariya is not acquitted, I think he needs to be given an immediate pardon and not sit in prison.”
Senior Religious Zionist rabbis meet with Chief of StaffSenior Religious Zionist rabbis met with Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot to discuss the new IDF standing orders regarding mixed units.
IDF to fund academic studies for discharged soldiersIDF unveils plans to fund academic or vocational studies for discharged soldiers drafted after July 2013.
Conversion course is part of the national budgetMinister Liberman allocates 17 million shekels to the basic defense budget for the Nativ conversion course.
Druze to Eizenkot: Guard our brothers in SyriaDruze leaders met with the IDF Chief of Staff, requesting aid for their brothers on the Syrian border.
Watch: Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot trains with IDFChief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot let a week-long divisional exercise which included the Armoured Corps, Air Force, and infantry.
President Reuven Rivlin visits Gaza borderPresident Rivlin reviewed military operations in the Southern Command, and thanked the soldiers for their 'sophistication and power.'
Chief of Staff: Our purpose is to protect Israel and win warsMajor-General Kovi Barak in as new IDF Ground Forces commander, replacing Major-General Guy Tzur.
Citation for IDF's 'Duvdevan' unit for outstanding serviceChief of Staff to award citation to counter-terrorism unit for its performance in the field over the past year.
Watch: Chief of Staff presented with surprise US honorChairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff Joseph Dunford surprised IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot with a Legion of Merit award in D.C.
IDF Chief of Staff visits US for strategic meetingsLieutenant General Gadi Eizenkot landed Saturday night in the US on an 'official work visit'.
IDF bans donations to soldiersA new plan, called "Yachad," will allow the IDF provide for every soldier - while preventing them for providing for themselves.
Controversial 'Hannibal Directive' may be abolishedIn report on operation Protective Edge, State Comptroller calls for end to procedure directing IDF to endanger lives of kidnapped soldiers.
Haredi soldier spills his heart to IDF Chief of StaffA. was excommunicated by family, then abandoned by army after tumor found in his head - until a chance encounter with Gadi Eizenkot.
'The IDF is united to defend Israel'IDF Chief of Staff visits pre-military academy in Eli, Samaria, to stress social unity and military values according to Jewish ethics.
IDF chief warns soldiers to use 'appropriate force'As controversy continues over soldier who shot wounded terrorist in Hevron, army Chief of Staff issues warning letter to soldiers.
'Hevron soldier acted according to wartime protocol'Lawyer of soldier who shot wounded terrorist tells Arutz Sheva he expects prosecutor to accept soldier's version following judge's ruling.
Chief Tzfat rabbi: Generals can stop Jews, why not Arabs?Tzfat Chief Rabbi Eliyahu criticizes Israel's leniency towards terrorists. 'If you want a solution you can find one.'
Top units receive commendations for their classified operationsIDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot presents awards to Sayeret Matkal, Intelligence tech unit for their brave, secret work.
'Ya'alon, stop stuttering'Deputy Samaria Regional Council chief calls on Defense Minister, IDF Chief of Staff to strike Arab enemy.
Kerry cites IDF Chief of Staff in defending Iran nuclear dealSecretary of State quotes comments by Eizenkot in backing his claim that the Iran deal has improved Israel's security.
New orders: Soldiers must take guns with them on leaveChief of Staff issues the order after a soldier who was denied his gun was murdered when he could have saved lives.
Terrorist stabber at large - due to open fire rules?Armed and dangerous terrorist flees after soldiers follow protocols - did Eizenkot's orders prevent an elimination of the danger?
Poll: Most Israeli Jews don't back Eizenkot's remarksChannel 10 poll finds that 57% of Jews in Israel do not back Chief of Staff's defending the IDF's open-fire orders.
Bennett claims IDF head backs Talmudic 'slogan'In second attempt defending Eizenkot, Bennett 'backs' self-defense maxim - even though he said 'IDF can't talk in such slogans.'
Netanyahu defends IDF chief from right-wing criticismPM rejects criticism of IDF Chief of Staff over controversial comments on IDF's open-fire policy, looks to force end of public debate.
Bennett: Eizenkot ‘Talmudic’ comments misunderstoodEducation Minister backs embattled IDF Chief of Staff following controversial comments on army's open-fire policies.
'We never emptied a magazine into a child!'Internal Security Minister dissects IDF Chief of Staff's call not to 'empty magazines' into 13-year-old female terrorists with scissors.
'Terrorists must not come out of attacks alive'Minister Katz slams IDF Chief of Staff for dismissing Talmudic 'kill or be killed' maxim, worries it influenced response to attack.
Yaalon: We cannot lose our humanity to angerDefense Minister Yaalon defends rejection by IDF Chief of Staff of Talmudic 'slogan'; 'Woe to us if we do not protect our own humanity.'
Police furious at army chief's 'excessive force' statementSenior police officers in Jerusalem feel personally attacked after IDF Chief of Staff dismisses danger from terrorists.
IDF Chief of Staff dismisses Talmudic 'slogan'Eizenkot questioned by high-schooler on open-fire orders endangering soldiers' lives, goes on to pooh-pooh famed maxim of the Jewish sages.
IDF Chief: Hezbollah is Israel's 'most serious threat'Gadi Eizenkot discusses risks of Iran nuclear deal, noting Islamic Republic is waging a war against Israel via proxies like Hezbollah.
'The IDF Rabbinate has declared its own death'Critics fume after IDF Chief of Staff officially announces decision to remove Jewish Consciousness department from IDF Rabbinate.
Eizenkot removes 'Jewish Consciousness' from rabbinateIDF Chief of Staff gives in to leftist groups, moves key department from military rabbinate to personnel directorate.
'Hezbollah will not overlook Kuntar's death'In a statement made to visiting German Emissary, Nasrallah warned the decision for a reprisal against Israel has already been made.
IDF prepares for Hezbollah, ISIS attacks along northern borderIDF forces bolster their preparedness, raise levels of alert amid real concern of terrorist attacks from both Sunni and Shia jihadis.
IDF chief warns Hezbollah: 'We stand ready for any challenge''Enemies know if they try to undermine Israel's security - they face serious consequences,' Eizenkot stresses at IDF award ceremony.
'We created a country in order to live here forever'President Rivlin hosts tribute to IDF wounded and terror victims. Guests speak of optimism, disappointment.
American Military Chief in Israel to Discuss Iran, Russia, SyriaChairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Joseph Dunford, makes Israel the destination for his first visit outside the United States.
Top Security Officials Direct IDF Troops at Murder SceneDefense Minister Moshe Ya'alon, IDF Chief of Staff survey the site in Samaria; Ya'alon vows to 'prevent the next attack.'
Chief of Staff Eizenkot Publishes 'IDF Strategy'Eizenkot releases to the public a new document outlining changing threats to Israel and the shifting strategy and focus of the IDF.
IDF Overhaul Expected After Iran Deal'Gidon Plan' presented to IDF General Staff Monday could see thousands of soldiers dismissed or cut in the name of security.
Highway Near Sinai Border Re-Opens to TrafficChief of Staff orders that Highway 12, which runs near the Sinai border, be re-opened to traffic.
IDF Appoints Special Team to Plan Strike on IranChief of Staff appoints his deputy to lead crew examining military options day after Iran nuclear deal, as IAF drills for possible strikes.
Israeli Army Vows to Protect Syrian Druze from 'Massacre'Eizenkot promises to prevent massacre of Druze refugees on Golan Heights border with Syria, responding to Israeli Druze demands.
Eizenkot Works to Weaken Military Rabbinate's AuthorityIn wake of ham sandwich controversy, IDF sources say Eizenkot intends to limit Military Rabbinate's involvement in educational activities.
Eizenkot: We Will Bring Oron Shaul HomeSpeaking at "All Israel from Jerusalem" ceremony, IDF Chief of Staff promises to return former medal of excellence winner, Oron Shaul, home.
'Only Readiness to Fight Can Deter and Decide War'Netanyahu addresses central Memorial Day ceremony after sirens sound for nationwide two minutes of silence.