'Lt. Col. M killed during mission to locate terror tunnels'

Second senior Hamas leader claims secret operation during which Israeli officer was killed had aimed to plant spy devices in Gaza Strip.Dalit Halevy, Yesterday, 2:20 PM

Four Palestinian Arabs wounded by IDF fire

Four Palestinian Arabs wounded, one seriously, from IDF fire west of Ramallah.Orli Harari, Yesterday, 6:20 AM

Netanyahu: I will serve as Defense Minister

Prime Minister announces plans to keep Defense Ministry portfolio following departure of Avigdor Liberman, despite Jewish Home ultimatum.David Rosenberg, Sunday, 8:33 PM

Hamas official: IDF operation meant to plant 'various means'

Senior Hamas official claims IDF operation in Gaza last week was intended to plant "various means" in the enclave.Dalit Halevi, Sunday, 5:22 AM

'IDF spent 45 minutes on the phone telling Gazan to leave'

British reporter describes the extraordinary lengths IDF went to avoid hurting civilians during the recent flare-up in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 9:06 AM

Liberman bids farewell to General Staff forum

Outgoing defense minister: I tried to keep the IDF out of political debates.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 7:48 PM

Israeli Defense Minister announces resignation

Yisrael Beytenu chief tells faction members he will resign as Defense Minister, call for early elections.David Rosenberg, Wednesday, 12:55 PM

Report: Liberman set to step down as Defense Minister

Sources close to Defense Minister say he is frustrated with government's response to Hamas attacks, has decided to resign.Hezki Baruch, Wednesday, 10:55 AM

Liberman to resign as Defense Minister?

Israeli defense minister sparks speculation with sudden announcement of upcoming public statement scheduled for Wednesday afternoon.David Rosenberg, Wednesday, 9:07 AM

Terrorist nabbed on Gaza border after botched attack

IDF soldiers attacked by terrorist hurling hand grenades, but manage to capture terrorist after grenades fail to detonate.David Rosenberg, Wednesday, 8:24 AM

These are the Hamas targets attacked by the IDF

IDF releases before and after photographs depicting Hamas strategic targets that were struck in the latest round of fighting.Elad Benari, Wednesday, 6:30 AM

'Our boys stand there like sitting ducks'

Father of soldier wounded in attack on bus near Gaza asks why soldiers were left to stand by border during volatile period.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 6:30 PM

'IDF levelling seven-story buildings in aggressive response'

Israeli Air Force official says IDF hitting terror targets in urban areas in Gaza, without killing anyone.'Kobi Finkler, Tuesday, 12:50 PM

2 terrorists eliminated after rocket barrage on Israel

6 killed as IDF retaliates in Gaza following massive barrage of rocket fire on Israel, including terrorist killed infiltrating into Israel.David Rosenberg, Tuesday, 12:07 PM

IDF destroys Hamas building near schools

Building, in the heart of Gaza City near mosque and diplomatic facilities, served as intel, R&D center. It also contained a kindergarten.Kobi Finkler, Tuesday, 9:19 AM

400 rockets fired at Israel, IDF hits 150 terror targets in Gaza

Israeli military says 150 targets in Gaza have been hit thus far in response to Hamas attacks, in response to barrage on southern Israel.David Rosenberg, Tuesday, 7:34 AM

IDF strikes Hamas' Interior Security headquarters

IDF fighter jets attack Hamas' Interior Security headquarters, disguised as a hotel in the Rimal Neighborhood.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 6:02 AM

IDF official: Hamas crossed a red line

Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories warns Gazans: Look at the pictures from 2014.Ido Ben Porat, Tuesday, 3:06 AM

IDF strikes Hamas' intelligence headquarters

IDF fighter jets strike Hamas' military intelligence headquarters in the Al-Farqan neighborhood of the northern Gaza Strip.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 1:03 AM

Report: IDF given 'green light' in Gaza

PM, Defense Minister reportedly give go-ahead to launch heavy retaliation for 300 rockets fired at Israel. Security Cabinet to meet.Gary Willig, 11/12/2018, 8:59 PM

Watch: IDF strikes Gaza terror targets

IDF bombs 70 Hamas, Islamic Jihad targets, including terror tunnels, in response to launch of 200 rockets at Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2018, 8:24 PM

IDF: Hamas to feel our 'full intensity'

Iron Dome intercepts 60 out of 200 rocket launches as Israel finds itself under siege.Gary Willig, 11/12/2018, 7:19 PM

Watch: Home struck by Gaza rocket

IDF publishes images of one of multiple homes struck by rockets fired by Hamas terrorists during barrage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2018, 6:42 PM

IAF strikes Gaza in response to rockets

IDF responds to firing of dozens of rockets from Gaza. PM at IDF headquarters in Tel Aviv.Gary Willig, 11/12/2018, 5:21 PM

Israel under fire

Red alert sirens blare across southern Israel following deaths of IDF Colonel, Hamas terrorist leader. 1 hurt in mortar attack.Gary Willig, 11/12/2018, 4:51 PM

Thousands attend funeral of Lt. Col. M.

Special forces soldier killed in firefight with Hamas terrorists in Gaza laid to rest in his hometown. Rivlin: 'Your dad was a hero.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2018, 3:29 PM

'It's a miracle my son came back'

IDF officer wounded during battle with Hamas terrorists regains consciousness.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2018, 2:26 PM

Lt. Col. M. identified as 41-year-old father of two

IDF officer killed during battle with Hamas terrorists to be laid to rest at 3:00 p.m. Monday, leaving behind a wife and two children.David Rosenberg, 11/12/2018, 11:32 AM

'Special ops. forces make it possible for us to live here'

President Reuven Rivlin, Jewish Home chief Naftali Bennett eulogize IDF officer killed during Gaza fighting. 'He ensured our safety.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2018, 9:58 AM

'IDF special unit's mission wasn't targeted assassination'

Fateful special forces operation in Gaza wasn't planned as targeted assassination of Hamas leader, IDF says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2018, 10:43 AM

'IDF special unit fought heroically in Gaza'

Security officials convene Monday morning following battle in southern Gaza which claimed the life of IDF officer.David Rosenberg, 11/12/2018, 9:10 AM

IDF Lieutenant Colonel M. killed in Gaza

One officer, Lt. Col. M, killed, one injured and evacuated to hospital during IDF operation three kilometers deep inside Gaza.Elad Benari, 11/12/2018, 6:45 AM

Hamas: Zionist special force infiltrated using civilian car

Hamas says IDF force entered Gaza in a civilian car and "murdered" a senior Hamas official.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2018, 11:53 PM

7 Hamas terrorists eliminated in Gaza

IDF says forces engaged in 'exchange of fire' in Gaza operation, 7 Hamas terrorists killed in airstrikes.David Rosenberg, 11/11/2018, 11:36 PM

Youth loses fingers in IDF training accident

Boy trying out for elite combat unit severs fingers while putting up a tent.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2018, 9:52 PM

Gaza Arab caught after infiltrating into Israel

Arab crosses border fence from northern Gaza into Israeli territory, reaches one of the local communities.Ben Ariel, Canada, 11/9/2018, 8:13 PM

Watch: IDF troops march at European death camps

Special documentation from the 'Witnesses in Uniform' delegation at the Lopochowa Forest and Birkenau and Majdanek extermination camps.Yoni Kempinski, 11/9/2018, 9:23 AM

IDF forces operating in Barkan terrorist's hometown

Arab sources report that Israeli security forces surrounded building in hometown of Barkan terrorist. However, he was not inside.Ido Ben Porat, 11/7/2018, 3:27 PM

Body of Pilot Yakir Nave located after 56 years

After decades of searching, remains of the body of Air Force pilot Yakir Mordechai Nave Lieper Z"L are foundIdo Ben Porat, 11/6/2018, 5:23 PM

'Rights Paper' that's trying to damage Jewish nature of IDF

The Secular Forum posts their 'Rights' with the intent to damage the Jewish nature of the IDFArutz Sheva Staff, 11/6/2018, 7:19 PM

Home of Barkan terrorist to be demolished - partially

Army issues demolition order for two stories of home where Barkan terrorist lived prior to attack which left two Israelis dead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/6/2018, 9:32 AM

Terrorist shot during stabbing attack near Kiryat Arba

Attempted terror attack reported near Israeli town of Kiryat Arba near Hevron. Terrorist shot and neutralized.David Rosenberg, 11/5/2018, 12:59 PM

‘You defend the state from its enemies’

President Rivlin visits IDF Judea and Samaria Division. “On behalf of the people of Israel, I thank you and your families.”Ido Ben Porat, 11/5/2018, 2:06 AM

IDF soldier suspected of attacking civilians with ax

Soldier on leave allegedly shot at two Israelis, attacked others with an ax.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/3/2018, 6:58 PM

Watch: Israel's special forces practice for war in Cyprus

Together with the Cypriot National Guard, IDF's Commando Brigade prepare for all-out war.Tzvi Lev, 11/1/2018, 8:45 PM

PA accuses Israel of plot 'to drown Hevron in settlers'

Spokesperson for the PA in Ramallah condemns Israeli announcement of the building of new housing units in Chevon's Old CityDalit Halevy, 11/1/2018, 6:36 PM

'I say you can be religious soldier and also shave; Now shave.'

Southern Command human resources officer Col. Alon Matzliach orders soldier: 'I think one can be a religious soldier and also shave beard.'Mordechai Sones, 11/1/2018, 1:59 PM

Report: IDF fires on arson balloon terrorists

5 reportedly targeted in air strike after launching arson balloons at southern Israel.JTA, 10/31/2018, 7:28 PM

IDF aircraft opens fire on terrorists launching firebombs

Israeli aircraft fires on terror cell launching firebombs attached to balloons towards Israeli territory.David Rosenberg, 10/31/2018, 1:51 PM

12 wanted terror suspects and weapons dealer arrested in Samaria

12 wanted suspects were taken into custody throughout Samaria. Illegal weapons dealers detained next to Shechem, weapons seized.Ezra Sanders, 10/30/2018, 10:34 PM

IAI signs massive weapons deal

Israel Aerospace Industries will supply missile defense systems to the tune of $550 million to an undisclosed country in Asia.Ezra Sanders, 10/30/2018, 5:28 PM

3 Gaza terrorists eliminated

IDF aircraft strike at Gaza terror cell which approached Israeli security fence. 3 terrorists reported killed.Kobi Finkler, 10/28/2018, 9:20 PM

Netanyahu welcomes nomination of new IDF Chief of Staff

Netanyahu says Maj.-Gen. Aviv Kochavi is a worthy candidate for IDF Chief of Staff.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/26/2018, 11:18 PM

Hamas terrorist killed in clashes near Ramallah

Security forces open fire at rioters who threw rocks at them in Na'alin. One of them, a Hamas terrorist, killed. Three officers injured.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/26/2018, 9:23 PM

Who is Major General Aviv Kochavi?

A profile of the intellectual and enigmatic officer who will become the IDF's next Chief of Staff.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/26/2018, 12:14 PM

IDF helps rescue Jordanian children trapped by flood

Israeli Air Force assisting in rescue of children trapped in Jordanian bus by flood waters after request by Jordanian government.Gary Willig, 10/25/2018, 8:15 PM

Watch: Israel's Navy SEALs practice freeing ship from terrorists

A rare look into the elite Shayetet 13 naval commandos and the methods they use to take over a hijacked ship.Tzvi Lev, 10/25/2018, 9:32 PM