Dissonance in Chabad over IDF draft agreementIn wake of a new draft agreement with the IDF, Chabad leaders on both sides of the argument claim the Rebbe is on their side.
IDF trains medics to treat patients - while under fireA unique military exercise used a paintball course in the Binyamin region to train medics to give aid under fire.
Nefesh B'Nefesh to celebrate its 50,000th immigrant to IsraelThe latest aliyah flight from North America will carry 233 immigrants, including 75 IDF soldiers, and NBN's 50,000th immigrant
Watch: IDF trains in "Steel Formation"The IDF ran the "Steel Formation" divisional training exercise this week in the Galilee. Brig. General Amir Abulafia commanded the exercise.
Chabad leaders broker deal with IDF over draft15% of Chabad students to be exempt from army service; 85% will draft by age 26 after returning from the Chabad headquarters in Brooklyn.
Terrorist who planned a shooting attack in Samaria arrestedSecurity forces apprehend terrorist who was involved in plan for shooting attack on IDF checkpoint.
New limitations for Torah dedication ceremonies in IDFArutz Sheva acquired new directives sent to IDF bases for conduct of visits by donors. Torah dedication ceremonies limited to 8 guests.
Report: Israeli combat soldiers to receive college scholarshipsIsraeli combat soldiers will receive full scholarships from the military to pursue a university degree or professional certification.
'Satan has invaded the haredi community, nothing will be left'Rabbi leading fight against haredi draft says new data showing more haredim joining the IDF is harbinger of haredi community's destruction.
IDF commanders avoid female officials, prefer male staffFollowing recent scandals, fears over sexual harassment accusations lead ranking IDF officials to request male staff members.
Attorney expert: 'Military judges are not jurists'Sex-abuse expert Attorney Noga Weisel has low hopes for Elor Azariya's trial. 'Most military judges passed a course - and that's it.'
'I'm happy the army chief understands the value of Torah'MK Moti Yogev expressed support for IDF Chief Gadi Eisenkot's sanctioning of celebratory Torah dedication ceremonies in the IDF.
Expert: Abolish mixed-gender combat units in the IDFRes.General Raz Sagi says gender equality in mixed units is a dangerous illusion, with lowered fitness standards damaging combat capability.
Tyranny of the minorityThe IDF is undergoing a process of value erosion, expressed both in harm to Jewish values, and weakness against the enemy and its cause is the extreme secular culture, whose positions have greatly influenced the IDF top brass.
'The IDF certainly has barred Torah dedication ceremonies'After Deputy Defense Minister asserts that IDF doesn't seek to cancel Torah dedication ceremonies, MK Yogev urges him not to be delusional.
Gun license for soldiers - as soon as they're releasedA new amendment will allow people of any age to get a gun license - provided that they finished military service first.
Security forces carry out mass operations in Judea-SamariaPolice and IDF forces carried out multiple operations in Judea and Samaria last night, arresting one in connection to the Mark murder.
Introducing: Armored Personel Carrier on wheelsThe Ministry of Defense has completed the prototype of the first APC on wheels to appear on the stage of IDF history.
Soldiers get contraceptives as induction presentNewly-drafted soldiers find that contraceptives have been added to the list of hygiene products in their induction care package.
Elor Azariya's father admitted to hospitalElor Azariya's father, Charlie, was admitted to the hospital amid fears he suffered a minor stroke.
IDF Chief of Staff visits US for strategic meetingsLieutenant General Gadi Eizenkot landed Saturday night in the US on an 'official work visit'.
Attempted stabbing attack in SamariaTerrorist shot dead while trying to stab soldiers at the entrance to Shechem Sunday afternoon.
Watch: Israelis, Americans embark on 'Ventures'Arutz Sheva gets an inside look at "Ventures," where elite technology ex-soldiers meet US business students to bring their ideas to life.
IDF announces investigation into lecturer who defamed 'Esther'After a lecturer brought by the IDF's Educational Division gave a lecture defaming the Book of Esther, the IDF announces an investigation.
IDF Educator defames the Book of EstherA lecturer in the IDF's education division gives a anti-religious diatribe against the Book of Esther.
Watch: Joint exercise of Israeli Navy and US MarinesIDF and U.S. special forces conducted a joint exercise in the Negev: "Kaya Green" which simulated a coastal raid in enemy territory.
'Not all those responsible have been brought to justice'Family of Rabbi Michael Mark react to arrest of terrorists who murdered him.
IDF captures terrorists who murdered Rabbi Michael MarkIDF operation in the village of Surif apprehends terrorists who murdered Rabbi Michael Mark in front of his children.
'The system has lost its way'Former Shas leader Eli Yishai gave a show of support to Elor Azaryia at a hearing on Tuesday. 'I fear the message this gives to soldiers'.
Indictment filed against imposter IDF officerMan indicted after posing as Senior IDF Officer 'Rotem Karni', developing relationships with several women - then stealing their money.
Syrian mortar shell strikes Golan, Israeli jets hit backMortar shell believed to be spillover from Syrian civil war, but IDF says it holds Assad regime responsible for any such incident.
IDF bans donations to soldiersA new plan, called "Yachad," will allow the IDF provide for every soldier - while preventing them for providing for themselves.
Report: 87% of yeshiva-track soldiers go to combat unitsNew details from this month's draft: 87% of soldiers who chose to combine army service with Torah study opted to join combat units.
'The prosecution doesn't want the truth to come out'Azariya's lawyers attack the military prosecution for the "unfair" manner of its interrogation.
'The Company Commander is a false witness, plain and simple'The cross-examination of Hevron soldier that shot a wounded terrorist is currently underway.
Number of women enlisting for combat positions increasingSurvey shows 40% increase in preference for combat positions among female draftees July 2016.
IDF seizes weapons in Arab townAn IDF operation successfully locates terrorist weaponry in Judea and Samaria.
Vehicle used in terror attack confiscatedIDF forces find vehicle used to ram into soldiers in terror attack in early May in which 3 were wounded, one seriously.
IDF position near Lebanon border comes under fireSoldiers shoot back without hitting anyone. Authorities suspect initial bullet was stray shot.
'The driver took out a grenade - I shouted, stop!'Soldier injured in grenade blast that killed two comrades communicates with parents while on life support; investigation still ongoing.
IDF warns soldiers against new Pokemon gameIDF tells soldiers that Pokemon Go is not to be used on military bases due to security concerns.
Ex-IDF Chief of Staff: I regret nothingEx-IDF Chief of Staff Dan Halutz: If I had the chance, I would engage the Second Lebanon War again.
They traded supper for kitbags and uniformsLeaving their homes and families, members of the Regev Battalion reservists trained for a week in honor of their country.
Two immigrants' struggle to join the IDFFelipe Rodriguez and Navon Kaplan, two olim hadashim, refuse to give up on their dream of serving in the IDF.
Beard crisis: 'Religious soldiers are in a dilemma'Rabbi Avi Shayish, divisional IDF chaplain, explains how army's unresolved beard crisis is causing problems for religious soldiers.
Released from IDF for 'very bad behavior'After 170 days in military prison, Ta'ir Kaminar is released from IDF service - but not as a 'conscientious objector'.
Rabbi Druckman: It's pure libelRabbi Haim Druckman applauds the strengthening religious establishment, in light of the media storm surrounding IDF Chief Rabbi Eyal Karim
'One of you will be the first female IDF Chief of Staff'Prime Minister at event honoring female soldiers of the IDF: 'our female fighters have influence far beyond the borders of Israel'.
IDF appoints Druze officer to head Medical CorpsColonel Dr. Badar Tarif - soon to be Brigadier General - will be the first Druze officer to hold the senior position.
New Chief Military Rabbi appointedRabbi Eyal Moshe Karim, former paratroopers commander and author of a book on Jewish military law, will be the next Chief Military Rabbi.
Family of Hevron soldier ask public to help pay legal feesMother of Elor Azariya urges Israeli public: help bring my son home, the State has abandoned him, it's been 3 months since he's been here.
Hevron activist: IDF commanders are betraying their soldiersBaruch Marzel criticizes outgoing commander of the IDF's Judea Brigade who testified against soldier Elor Azariya.
Azariya's comrade: I didn't feel there was danger of a bombFellow soldier testifies at trial for Elor Azaria, who shot neutralized terrorist, denies there was fear of bomb but thanks Azariya.
Saving our soldiers - psychologicallyResearchers from Tel Aviv University team up with the IDF and US Army to develop a computer game to prevent PTSD.
Sparks fly at trial of soldier who shot wounded terroristAmbulance driver filmed kicking terrorist's knife closer to him after shooting takes the stand, is grilled by prosecutors.
Lapid denies he's giving up efforts to draft haredimYesh Atid head confronted after saying the haredi draft won't be on table for next gov. Says it's because he thinks Court will decide first.
Former IDF chief chauffeurs his old driver to army releaseFormer IDF Chief of Staff surprises his old driver to take him to be released from the army.