'The IDF is ready for every possibility and scenario'

PM responds to Iranian Foreign Minister's accusations. 'Large gap between the minister's words and the Revolutionary Guard's actions.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 8:35 PM

Ethiopian soldier beaten by police becomes decorated officer

Soldier beaten by police officer in racist incident caught on video now a decorated officer in the cyber unit of the IDF technology branch.Gary Willig, Sunday, 5:08 PM

Meet the Israeli Navy's newest purchase - the Seahawk

Israeli Air Force experiences drastic leap in capabilities with purchase of the Seahawk, the sibling of the venerable Blackhawk helicopter.Yissachar Ruas, Sunday, 4:30 PM

IDF rounds up 19 terror suspects

More than 15 of the suspects are wanted Hamas members, IDF troops close down printing press used for disseminating incitement.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 8:18 AM

This is how Hamas uses children to harm Israel's border fence

Photos distributed by the IDF show how Hamas uses children and teens to carry out terror attacks against Israel.Uzi Baruch, Saturday, 8:50 PM

'Firebomb kites' breach Israeli territory

Some 3,000 Arabs rioted along the Gaza border. The IDF said several kites with firebombs entered Israeli territory and were extinguished.Elad Benari, Canada, Friday, 8:11 PM

Watch: 360-degree Independence Day flyover

Join the IDF's aerobatics team on a 360-degree Independence Day flyover.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 10:39 AM

IDF warns Gazans: Don't participate in violent riots

IDF drops leaflets warning Gazans to stay away from border fence, ignore Hamas instructions.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 8:03 AM

Watch: Parachuting demonstration on Israeli coast

A unique parachute parade was held in the skies of Israel, in which 100 commanders and soldiers jumped out of planes.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 4:09 PM

Thousands of reservists mistakenly called up

Reservists called to report immediately to emergency meeting points, before IDF clarifies mistake. 'I was sure there was a war.'Tal Polon, Thursday, 9:04 AM

Veterans meets 70 years after War of Independence

Members of 8th Armored Brigade, the oldest armored brigade in the IDF, reunite 70 years after they fought together.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2018, 5:55 PM

Haredi children connect to memory of IDF fallen

Rabbi Menachem Bombach teaches children in haredi Betar Illit of IDF fallen soldiers and obligation to remember and honor.Mordechai Sones, 4/18/2018, 2:09 PM

Defense Minister warns Israel's neighbors: Don't test us

Defense Minister Liberman warns Israel's neighbors: Israel won't compromise on security, don't test us.Hezki Baruch, 4/18/2018, 12:31 PM

Watch: First of Chief of Staff's office director speaks

Shosh Habas talks about being the office director of the first IDF Chief of Staff, and the challenges of the War of Independence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2018, 3:56 AM

Haniyeh: Hamas ready for prisoner deal with Israel

Hamas leader says the group is ready to negotiate with Israel to trade two Israeli captives and bodies of two soldiers it is holding.Elad Benari, 4/18/2018, 12:04 AM

Terrorist who murdered soldiers indicted

Terrorist who killed 2 in Samaria car ramming attack charged in deaths of soldiers, attempted killing of injured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2018, 4:39 PM

'We will destroy all of Hamas's tunnels'

Head of the IDF's Southern Command discusses terror tunnel which the IDF demolished over the weekend.Ido Ben Porat, 4/16/2018, 12:06 AM

Soldier killed in tank accident laid to rest

Hundreds attend funeral of Sergeant Eliyahu Drori on Mt. Herzl shortly before Memorial Day for fallen Israeli soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/15/2018, 10:50 PM

Inside Israel's anti-terror tunnel lab

Laboratory personnel work with intelligence personnel and the engineering forces and other units in the field to find and destroy tunnels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/15/2018, 5:34 PM

'This event is a disgrace to the dead'

Hundreds of bereaved families sign petition supporting Defense Minister's opposition to joint Israeli-Arab memorial day ceremony.Tzvi Lev, 4/15/2018, 10:49 AM

Watch: IDF ambush nabs rock throwers

IDF forces arrest 24 for rock throwing, rioting, in weekend crackdown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/15/2018, 9:26 AM

Soldier killed in tank accident: Eliyahu Drori

Soldier killed in tank accident is Sergeant Eliyahu Drori, 20, from Beit Shemesh. His funeral will take place on Sunday at Mount Herzl.Uzi Baruch, 4/15/2018, 4:34 AM

IDF soldier killed during routine military operation

Three injured, one killed, while heading to scene of suspected terror attack.Uzi Baruch, 4/14/2018, 9:04 PM

Kite with firebomb on the Gaza border

10,000 Palestinian Arabs violently riot along Gaza fence, try to breach the security infrastructure.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/13/2018, 8:12 PM

IDF apologizes for spooking Tel Aviv residents

Air Force says they are sorry for causing pandemonium when they practiced for flyover unannounced on Thursday.Tzvi Lev, 4/12/2018, 10:19 PM

YouTube restores rabbi's channel after censorship accusations

Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu's YouTube channel restored. Decision to remove his videos aroused suspicions of anti-right wing bias.Tzvi Lev, 4/12/2018, 7:45 PM

IDF soldiers confiscate illegal weapons, arrest terrorists

IDF soldiers arrest 16 wanted terrorists, confiscate submachine guns and terror money.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2018, 9:14 AM

Liberman against far-left organizations

Yisrael Beitenu introduces legislation to prevent radical groups from filming and harassing IDF soldiers on duty and publishing the videos.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2018, 10:58 PM

'Outrageous people are calling IDF soldiers terrorists'

PM Netanyahu says 'no greater absurdity' than calling IDF soldiers 'terrorists.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2018, 3:18 PM

Explosion near Gaza border

IDF says explosive device was placed at site during violent riots.Uzi Baruch, 4/11/2018, 8:55 AM

5000 Jews pray at gravesite of Joshua bin Nun

For the first time, IDF allows Jews to enter the site during the early evening hours.Ido Ben Porat, 4/11/2018, 8:31 AM

Watch: Left-wing activists harass IDF soldiers

Extreme-left activists approach soldiers near Gaza border, call them terrorists who massacre civilians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/10/2018, 4:08 PM

Gazan was warned before being shot

Video of sniper shooting Gazan rioter from last year shows rioter shot in leg after ignoring warnings not to approach fence, IDF concludes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/10/2018, 3:40 PM

Watch: The most advanced armored carrier in the world

'Eitan,' the new armored personnel carrier of the IDF, has successfully passed a series of tests on tough terrain.Rafael Levi, 4/10/2018, 12:14 PM

IDF examines video documenting shooting at demonstrators

IDF investigates video allegedly filmed last weekend documenting sniper activity aimed at Gaza border demonstrators.Mordechai Sones, 4/9/2018, 9:58 PM

IDF removes controversial tour after pressure from Arutz Sheva

IDF removes tour showcasing churches, a shrine, and Jesus' life from list of tours offered to IDF commanders.Ido Ben Porat, 4/9/2018, 1:44 PM

IDF won't ask new recruits for their opinion on LGBTs

IDF receives order not to ask new recruits for their opinions on LGBTs, whether women should serve in combat roles.Uzi Baruch, 4/9/2018, 1:17 PM

IDF attacks Hamas target in Gaza

IDF strikes terrorist target belonging to Hamas in retaliation for infiltration attempt and placing of explosive devices on border fence.Kobi Finkler, 4/9/2018, 6:29 AM

Explosives discovered after terrorists flee

IDF troops locate two explosive devices placed by terrorists who infiltrated Israel through security fence near northern Gaza.Ido Ben Porat, 4/8/2018, 11:20 PM

IDF sets up team to probe Gaza deaths

Panel will investigate IDF response to violent riots on Gaza-Israel border.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2018, 8:35 PM

Police rescue IDF soldier from haredi anti-draft extremists

Police rush to extricate haredi IDF soldier from the extremist mob in Jerusalem's Meah Shearim neighborhood.Tzvi Lev, 4/8/2018, 6:15 PM

Driver to be charged in murder of Rabbi Shevach

Terrorist who drove car used in shooting attack that killed Israeli rabbi to be indicted for role in murder.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2018, 4:04 PM

'The IDF does not fire at journalists'

IDF says live fire only used as last resort in response to threats like being shot at, explosives, grenades, after journalist said killed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2018, 9:00 PM

AWOL IDF soldier faked his kidnapping

IDF scrambled forces after AWOL soldier calls his base and says he was kidnapped by terrorists. Report turned out to be prank call.Tzvi Lev, 4/5/2018, 3:40 PM

IDF shoots armed terrorist near Gaza border

IDF soldiers fire at armed Gazan terrorist, arrest terror suspects in Judea, Samaria.Uzi Baruch, 4/5/2018, 12:19 PM

B'Tselem calls on IDF soldiers to refuse orders

Radical organization launches campaign to convince soldiers protecting Gaza border not to open fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/4/2018, 5:06 PM

Watch: Terrorists attempt to break down Gaza fence

IDF releases footage of attempts to damage, break through security fence after Hamas says 1 killed in clashes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/3/2018, 8:13 PM

Gazan killed in clashes with IDF

Further clashes at Gaza border following massive demonstrations Friday.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/3/2018, 5:44 PM

Liberman: Anyone who approaches fence puts his life at risk

Defense Minister tours Gaza envelope, warns Gaza residents to focus on getting rid of Hamas rather than destroying Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/3/2018, 4:03 PM

'We'll blind IDF snipers'

Gaza rioters prepare for additional mass protest this coming Friday, look for ways to neutralize IDF forces on the border.David Rosenberg, 4/3/2018, 10:10 AM

Stabbing attack in Samaria foiled

Security guard neutralizes attacker who attempted to stab him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2018, 6:14 PM

IDF warns: Terrorist's home will be destroyed

IDF arrests wanted terrorists, confiscates illegal weapons in terror capital.Uzi Baruch, 4/2/2018, 7:51 AM

'The Israel Massacre Forces?' Does Haaretz have no shame?'

Internal Security Minister pens open letter to Haaretz editor Amos Schocken following piece calling IDF 'Israel Massacre Forces.'Gilad Erdan, 4/1/2018, 7:07 PM

Liberman: IDF soldiers did what was necessary

Defense Minister praises IDF's conduct during large riots at border with Gaza. 'No commission of inquiry.'JTA, 4/1/2018, 6:19 PM

Report: IDF has bodies of Hamas terrorists killed in border riot

IDF does not confirm or deny that it is holding on to the bodies of Hamas gunmen that were killed in Friday's violent face off.Tzvi Lev, 4/1/2018, 10:27 AM

'Imagine the march of return along Israel's main highway'

Education Minister asks supporters of the two-state solution to imagine 30,000 Gazans protesting Israel's existence along main highway.Ido Ben Porat, 3/31/2018, 8:49 PM

Israeli drone crashes in Lebanon

IDF says crash caused by technical failure.Uzi Baruch, 3/31/2018, 8:13 PM