IDF special forces get new uniforms

Elite units adopt new uniforms used by the counterparts all over the world, including the Navy SEALs and the SAS.Tzvi Lev, 2/25/2018, 8:37 AM

Jericho terrorist died of gas inhalation

IDF report shows terrorist who attacked IDF soldiers with an iron rod died from inhaling gas used in crowd dispersal.Kobi Finkler, 2/23/2018, 12:46 PM

IDF, US forces gear up for 'Juniper Cobra' joint exercise

IDF, US forces prepare for largest joint military event of the year - Juniper Cobra. 4,500 Israeli and US troops to take part in exercise.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2018, 5:16 PM

Paratroopers prepared and ready for next war

After arduous 'War Week' including hours of live-fire exercises in built-up and open areas, paratroopers to receive prestigious Red Beret.Mordechai Sones, 2/21/2018, 12:40 PM

'Cancel meeting on IDF efforts to integrate LGBT community'

Liba Yehudit Center slams Knesset discussion on LGBT integration, says IDF should be ensuring operational success.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2018, 1:55 PM

Pipe bomb found in Arab town

IDF finds pipe bomb in Bethlehem, arrest 16 suspected terrorists.Arutz Sheva, 2/19/2018, 9:20 AM

IDF attacks underground infrastructure in Gaza

IDF fighter jets attack underground infrastructure in retaliation for rocket fire on southern Israel.Elad Benari, 2/19/2018, 4:54 AM

Yaalon calls on Netanyahu to resign

Former Defense Minister Moshe 'Bogie' Yaalon, a Netanyahu rival, calls on Prime Minister Netanyahu to resign over bribery allegations.Tzvi Lev, 2/18/2018, 12:04 PM

IDF now thinks two bombs exploded in Gaza border incident

Reports say IDF now thinks two bombs exploded on Gaza border on Saturday, when 4 soldiers were wounded.Tzvi Lev, 2/18/2018, 9:43 AM

'The incident in the South is not over yet'

Defense Minister says Israel doesn't want escalation in Gaza, but vows to kill terrorists responsible for explosion that wounded 4 soldiers.Tzvi Lev, 2/18/2018, 9:12 AM

Roadside bomb explodes at Gaza fence, four soldiers injured

Explosives detonate near IDF forces patrolling Gaza border, severely injuring four soldiers.Uzi Baruch, 2/18/2018, 12:02 AM

IDF foils infiltration attempt

IDF forces shoot Gazans attempting to illegally cross into Israel.Ido Ben Porat, 2/17/2018, 11:40 PM

IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF attacks terror tunnel and Hamas-owned military sites.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2018, 10:10 PM

With special recruits, Israeli pilots fly higher

Meet Orly Lahat, a retired F-16 pilot, and his son Omer, a teen with cerebral palsy who today a proud soldier in the IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2018, 2:08 AM

We are not the Crusaders

Our enemies are deluded by recollections of the Crusades, where after centuries, the Christian invaders were forced to relinquish their power and territory in the Middle East. Rabbi Berel Wein, 2/15/2018, 11:00 PM

Haredi rabbis ban dressing up as IDF soldiers during Purim

Group of 35 haredi rabbis sign letter forbidding children from dressing up as IDF soldiers. 'Stay away from this ugliness.'Tzvi Lev, 2/15/2018, 8:05 PM

Senior IDF officer to be disciplined for hoarding weapons

Brig. Gen. Mordechai Kahane will only face disciplinary charges for keeping AK-47 and pistols in violation of orders.Tzvi Lev, 2/15/2018, 6:44 PM

'The IDF has bounced back - women don't need to join combat'

Head of pre-military academy warns women don't belong in combat, recent lynch attempt in Jenin could have ended differently.Benny Tucker, 2/15/2018, 10:46 AM

IDF vehicle accidentally enters Jenin

PA Arabs attack IDF soldiers who mistakenly enter Jenin, injuring one and stealing a weapon.Uzi Baruch, 2/12/2018, 2:19 PM

'We heard an explosion and realized we'd been hit'

Downed pilot describes dramatic moments after missile hit plane. 'It's a very uncomfortable feeling to lose control of your plane.'Tzvi Lev, 2/11/2018, 10:50 PM

Al Qaeda leader praises Israeli strike on Syria

Senior jihadist commends Israel for striking Syria during Saturday flare-up.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2018, 7:19 PM

IDF: War with Iran a matter of time

Senior security source warns that war with the Islamic Republic rapidly approaching.Tzvi Lev, 2/11/2018, 6:39 PM

'Meretz is an anti-Zionist party'

Likud MK bashes far-left party for traveling to Rwanda in attempt to scuttle Israel's plans to deport African migrants.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2018, 5:56 PM

IDF soldiers celebrate with non-kosher pizza

IDF soldiers order, eat, non-kosher pizza at troop event.Ido Ben Porat, 2/9/2018, 11:56 AM

Chabad hasid donates a quarter million shekels to IDF, police

Australian delegation brings warm clothes to IDF, Border Police, in Judea and Samaria, dedicates event halls to the tune of $71,508.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2018, 4:48 PM

Security forces arrest man suspected of throwing 24 firebombs

Israeli security forces confiscate illegal weapons, arrest 17 suspected terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2018, 7:56 AM

Arab rioter killed as IDF searches for Ariel terrorist

Arab media claim rioter shot and killed by IDF forces during manhunt for terrorist who murdered Rabbi Itamar Ben-Gal in Ariel Monday.David Rosenberg, 2/6/2018, 11:07 PM

Report: IDF surrounding home in Shechem

PA media outlets claim IDF forces converging on home owned by father of Israeli-Arab terrorist who murdered Rabbi Itamar Ben-Gal.David Rosenberg, 2/6/2018, 9:10 PM

'It's heroic to live on after being injured in a war'

Film chronicling 3 wounded Israeli soldiers helps high school students connect on Yom Hazikaron.JTA, 2/5/2018, 11:54 AM

Who's laughing now?

Opinion: Leftist groups mocked Likud MK Miki Zohar's comments on female combat soldiers, but research shows Zohar may be right after all.Gil Ronen, 2/5/2018, 9:39 AM

'Why is the IDF promoting transgenderism and LGBT issues?'

Minister blasts IDF Chief of Staff Eizenkot over what he calls excessive 'glorification' of IDF's transgender and LGBT soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2018, 8:17 PM

IDF relaxes restrictions on facial hair for religious soldiers

The IDF relaxed its grooming standards to enable religious soldiers to grow beards after revised rules in 2016 caused a huge backlash.Tzvi Lev, 2/4/2018, 6:47 PM

Suspect in Havat Gilad murder arrested

Samaria: IDF forces arrest Arab suspected of assisting murderers of Rabbi Raziel Shevach near community of Havat Gilad.Mordechai Sones, 2/4/2018, 9:54 AM

Arab rioter killed in clashes in Jenin

19-year-old Palestinian Arab rioter killed during clashes with the IDF in Burqin, near Jenin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2018, 2:09 AM

IDF strikes Hamas targets

Following Friday night rocket attack, Israel Air Force strikes two Hamas targets in southern Gaza.Orly Harari, 2/4/2018, 12:17 AM

'The terrorist's wife and father-in-law were arrested'

Security forces operate in Jenin-area town to capture terrorist responsible for murdering father of six in January.Uzi Baruch, 2/3/2018, 9:05 PM

Israeli attacked after entering PA village

Israeli citizen attacked by Arab rioters after entering the village of Abu Dis, rescued by Israeli security forces.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/2/2018, 8:06 PM

'Whoever says that girls can do anything is wrong'

Zionist Union MK and Major General Eyal Ben Reuven opposes IDF's attempt to gender integrate combat units.Tzvi Lev, 2/1/2018, 10:00 PM

'IDF should avoid pursuing agendas not related to security'

Naftali Bennett weighs in on dust-up between IDF and prominent Religious Zionist rabbis over expansion of mixed-gender units.Tzvi Lev, 2/1/2018, 9:19 PM

IDF orders thousands of shoulder-fired infantry rocket launchers

Israeli army expands arsenal of MATADOR infantry rocket launcher system, purchasing thousands from Rafael corporation.Kobi Finkler, 1/30/2018, 12:34 PM

App exposes locations of IDF bases and patrols

Application monitoring athletic activity exposes location of IDF bases, training exercises and patrol routes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2018, 1:26 PM

Security forces confiscate firebombs, firearms, and magazines

Israeli security forces discover, confiscate firearms and magazines from Arab home, arrest 18 wanted terrorists.Chana Roberts, 1/29/2018, 7:45 AM

Gov't pushes for harsher punishments for weapons thieves

Key ministerial committee approves legislation that would harshly increase punishments handed out to weapons thieves.Tzvi Lev, 1/28/2018, 5:41 PM

'Your country has become one big missile factory for Iran'

IDF warns the Lebanese people about the Iranian takeover of their country. 'The IDF is ready - the choice is in your hands.'Mordechai Sones, 1/28/2018, 1:41 PM

Driver rammed soldier in Herzliya

Authorities search for driver who rammed and IDF soldier in Herzliya.Uzi Baruch, 1/27/2018, 9:48 PM

PA Security forces discover 12 explosive devices

Arab protesters burn effigies of US Pres. Trump, VP Pence, draw 'X' on photo of PM Netanyahu. Security forces safely detonate explosives.Chana Roberts, 1/27/2018, 7:35 PM

Man charged with throwing garbage bag and injuring soldier

Beit Shemesh resident charged with throwing object at vehicle while crowd gathered around IDF soldier caught in haredi neighborhood.Mordechai Sones, 1/23/2018, 7:49 PM

IDF puts destroyed terror tunnel on display

The demolitions of Gazan terror tunnels are typically top-secret operations. But now the army has opened a demolished tunnel for display.ILTV, 1/22/2018, 8:46 PM

Condition of wounded officers improves

Officers wounded apprehending murderers of Rabbi Raziel Shevach could be released from the hospital tomorrow.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2018, 10:16 PM

'Better to go to jail than to serve in mixed-gender units'

Dean of Sderot Hesder Yeshiva calls on his students to go to military prison rather than serve in combat units with women.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2018, 8:44 PM

Hundreds of worshipers visit graves of Aaron's sons in Samaria

Guarded by the IDF, hundreds visit graves of Elazar and Itamar, sons of the first High Priest Aaron, in hostile Arab village of Awarta.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2018, 8:38 AM

WATCH: Israeli soldier injured in ramming attack

Arab driver rams into IDF soldier near Jordan River baptism site.Uzi Baruch, 1/19/2018, 2:55 PM

Shabak: Terrorist who killed Rabbi Shevach may still be alive

Israeli security forces believe terrorist who organized Rabbi Shevach's murder to be still alive.Kobi Finkler, 1/19/2018, 8:53 AM

Hunt continues for rabbi's killers

Hamas vows more terror attacks after security forces break up terror cell responsible for murder of Rabbi Raziel Shevach.Gary Willig, 1/18/2018, 6:09 PM

Watch: IDF destroys Hamas terror tunnel

Army releases footage of demolition of Hamas terror tunnel along Israel-Gaza border.David Rosenberg, 1/18/2018, 5:17 PM

Lost 'shtreimel' lands haredi man in IDF prison

22-year-old haredi man says it never crossed his mind that his missing traditional fur hat would land him in a prison cell.Tzvi Lev, 1/18/2018, 10:31 AM

Terrorists who murdered Rabbi Shevach captured

Security forces locate hideout of three terrorists in Jenin. One of them eliminated, two others arrested. Two Israeli officers wounded.Ido Ben Porat, 1/18/2018, 6:47 AM