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IDF officer reprimanded for 'tribute' shelling

Lt. Col. Neriya Yashuron to be reprimanded, but won't face trial, for ordering troops to fire at empty building in tribute to slain comrade.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2016, 2:02 PM

Netanyahu: We look after our soldiers

Netanyahu awards commendation for bravery to Dr. Regina Fikman, who served as a medical officer during Operation Protective Edge.Hezki Baruch, 6/15/2016, 6:43 AM

Israel reveals top-of-the-line equipment in France

Products include tunnel-clearing robots, radio-based drone destroyers, and more.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2016, 2:20 PM

IDF relaxes closure on hometown of Tel Aviv gunmen

Army relaxes restrictions on residents entering and exiting Yatta, near Hevron, as Shavuot security measures lifted.Ari Soffer, 6/13/2016, 9:41 AM

Watch: Home of Dafna Meir’s killer demolished

IDF forces demolished the home of the terrorist who murdered Dafna Meir in her Otniel home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2016, 9:21 PM

IDF imposes closure on Judea-Samaria

Palestinian Arab entry into Israel will not be allowed during Shavuot with the exception of humanitarian cases.Ben Ariel, 6/10/2016, 12:13 AM

IDF to send hundreds more troops to Judea-Samaria

In response to deadly Tel Aviv shooting, Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman tells reporters he doesn't intend to 'make do with words.'Ari Soffer, 6/9/2016, 1:45 PM

IDF rejects claims of 'second executed terrorist'

Army flatly rejects radical group's claims based on Arab witnesses, after the group previously instigated Elor Azariya's trial.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/7/2016, 12:08 PM

Officer tear gassed soldiers' tent 'out of love'

Paratroopers platoon commander on trial for throwing tear gas grenade into tent to punish sleeping soldiers.Matt Wanderman, 6/5/2016, 9:23 PM

Watch: Israel's amazing new APC can't be stopped

New Engineering Namer variant could prove crucial in future guerrilla warfare; capable of constructing bridges over obstacles.Kobi Finkler, 6/2/2016, 11:52 AM

Paratroopers ordered to hide in Jerusalem

Paratrooper recruits told on police orders to close bus curtains at Damascus Gate en route to Kotel ceremony; 'did we liberate Jerusalem?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/1/2016, 9:06 AM

Liberman strikes dovish tone in first IDF meeting

'Pragmatic' Avigdor Liberman strikes notably dovish tone in first meeting with army's top generals.Hezki Baruch, 5/31/2016, 6:33 PM

IDF bars soldiers from protesting on social media

Special committee makes social media protest tantamount to real-life political protest, and punishable by military law.Tova Dvorin, 5/30/2016, 8:57 AM

Israeli women on the front line against ISIS

NBC News covers Caracal Battalion in southern Israel preparing for confrontation with ISIS 'Sinai Province' in Egypt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2016, 2:37 PM

Watch: IDF nabs Jerusalem bus bombing cell

Video shows pre-dawn raids in which Hamas terror cell behind April attack captured - preventing other deadly attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2016, 1:34 PM

Israel returns body of terrorist shot by Azariya

PA-based media reports that Israel had returned the body of Abdel-Fattah al-Sharif, the terrorist who was shot by IDF soldier in Hevron.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/27/2016, 10:03 PM

IDF successfully tests 'Iron Dome of the Sea'

Naval missile defense system, based on Iron Dome system, to provide crucial defense of Israel's offshore assets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/18/2016, 6:26 PM

'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.Oranit Etzer, 5/18/2016, 7:48 AM

Former intelligence chief: Let IDF officials speak

INSS head Amos Yadlin backs Ya'alon's call on IDF officers to publicly express their views.Uzi Baruch, 5/17/2016, 4:44 AM

Ethiopian soldiers more likely to commit suicide

Statistics also reveal that soldiers with previous psychiatric diagnoses are less likely to commit suicide.Tova Dvorin, 5/16/2016, 4:50 PM

'Why shouldn't religious Jews lead the army?'

Yesha Council head and Lt. Col. in reserves Shilo Adler takes senior journalist to task for warning that religious are 'taking over' IDF.Eliran Aharon, 5/16/2016, 8:07 AM

Netanyahu, Ya'alon spar over officers' comments

Netanyahu summons his Defense Minister for an urgent meeting after he called on senior IDF officers to voice their opinions no matter what.Nitsan Keidar, 5/15/2016, 11:39 PM

Poll: Jews proud of IDF, Arabs proud of police

Independence Day survey reveals interesting results, with Arab Israelis showing more pride in government, and police - but not army.David Rosenberg, 5/12/2016, 10:42 AM

Israeli-American soldier posthumously awarded

Tuvia Yanai Weisman honored by the Israel Defense Forces for bravery during a terrorist attack in Shaar Binyamin.JTA, 5/12/2016, 3:36 AM

Netanyahu: Deputy CoS incident is behind us

PM says incident surrounding Deputy Chief of Staff Yair Golan’s comments on Yom Hashoah is behind him.Nitsan Keidar, 5/10/2016, 3:46 AM

Soldier collapses during exercise

IDF soldier collapses while carrying out physical exercise near Tel Aviv. He has been evacuated to a hospital and is in serious condition.Uzi Baruch, 5/9/2016, 2:43 PM

'PA envoy likening soldiers to Nazis concerning'

State Department: PA UN envoy’s likening of Israeli soldiers confronting stone throwers to Nazis is concerning.JTA, 5/9/2016, 4:09 AM

Arrest of fake 'haredi' draft-dodger triggers riot

Haredi extremists clash with police over arrest of 'haredi yeshiva student' detained after drunken brawl in Eilat.Haim Lev, 5/8/2016, 6:09 PM

Ex-IDF Southern Commander: Israel has no strategy

Former commander on Protective Edge report: 'spineless leadership' only plans 'according to length of its term in office.'Ari Yashar, 5/8/2016, 4:39 PM

IAF retaliates in Gaza after mortar attack

Latest attack aimed at Engineering Corps as they were in the middle of an operation; none were hurt.Tova Dvorin, 5/6/2016, 9:07 AM

After tunnel discovery: Mortar fire on IDF troops

Terrorists fire mortar shells at IDF force near the border with Gaza, hours after latest terror tunnel discovery.Ari Soffer, 5/5/2016, 3:00 PM

IDF attacks four Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF launches airstrikes against Hamas targets in response to ongoing mortar attacks against soldiers along the border.Elad Benari, 5/5/2016, 4:51 AM

Deputy CoS: Signs of pre-Holocaust Europe

Politicians outraged after IDF Deputy Chief of Staff Yair Golan says he sees evidence in Israel of processes that occurred in 1930s Europe.Ido Ben Porat, 5/5/2016, 2:14 AM

IDF touts security coordination's 'victory'

Security officials praise PA Security Forces taking more of the burden in policing their areas, even as PLO to discuss cutting coordination.Kobi Finkler, 5/4/2016, 9:30 AM

Report: IDF has partially withdrawn from Area A

Partial withdrawal from PA cities in Judea-Samaria may be a factor behind Tuesday night's car ramming attack.Tova Dvorin, 5/3/2016, 10:27 PM

IDF commanders warn 'bombing was just beginning'

6 Judea-Samaria division commanders speak about how they've put a damper on attacks, warn 'next wave won't be kids with knives.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/27/2016, 10:21 AM

Soldiers attacked after following Waze

Soldiers accidentally entered Beit Fajjar near Gush Etzion while following GPS app; recalls similar near-fatal incident earlier this year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2016, 10:44 PM

Solder jailed for cocking his weapon at Arabs

Combat soldier given 17 days for cocking his weapon after coming across groups of Arabs verbally clashing in Jerusalem's Old City.Kobi Finkler, 4/25/2016, 7:10 PM

IDF limits cooperation with local security teams

Reserve soldiers claim army preventing them from training with local security forces in Judea and Samaria.David Rosenberg, 4/24/2016, 11:04 AM

Ya'alon unfazed by insults at rally for soldier

Defense Minister responds with humor to insults directed at him during rally for soldier who shot neutralized terrorist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2016, 5:14 AM

Cabinet meeting doesn't clarify IDF withdrawal

Netanyahu vows IDF will keep option of entry to Area A, possibly indicating withdrawal and reentry, but says no PA agreement yet.Nitsan Keidar, 4/20/2016, 5:25 PM

IDF destroys home of Shlomit Krigman's murderer

IDF forces come under attack during demolition operation, but complete their mission successfully.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2016, 9:52 AM

Netanyahu: Our soldiers are not murderers

Prime Minister responds to indictment of Elor Azariya, soldier charged with killing of wounded terrorist in Hevron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2016, 1:05 PM

First images of Hamas' exposed terror tunnel

IDF releases video of the Hamas tunnel found through a new technological breakthrough.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2016, 7:35 PM

Hevron soldier indicted for manslaughter

Soldier officially indicted over incident last month in which he fatally shot an injured terrorist in Hevron.Ari Soffer, 4/18/2016, 2:14 PM

Bearded Israeli troops barred from Holocaust event

Beard saga continues: IDF commanders ban unshaven troops from Holocaust memorial, prompting suggestions of discrimination.JTA, 4/18/2016, 1:54 PM

IDF uncovers terror tunnel from Gaza into Israel

For the first time since 2014's Operation Protective Edge, Israeli army discovers major Hamas terror tunnel stretching into Israel.Kobi Finkler, 4/18/2016, 10:28 AM

MK: Terrible mistake, buses will explode again

MK Nava Boker vehemently objects talks on withdrawing IDF troops from Judea and Samaria's Area A.Shoshana Miskin, 4/17/2016, 6:16 PM

From the City of Angels to the Holy Land

David Dolgin grew up in the posh town of Beverly Hills in LA. Now he's giving up the easy life, looking to make a contribution in the IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2016, 2:40 PM

Report: IDF to pull out of Area A

Partial halting of Israel-PA security coordination could be sealed within the next few days, security official reveals.Tova Dvorin, 4/17/2016, 9:40 AM

Israel returns terrorist's body due to an 'error'

Israel returns body of terrorist who tried to stab soldiers with an ax, but the IDF later says the move was done erroneously.Ben Ariel, Canada, 4/15/2016, 8:35 PM

IDF confiscates terror funds in Ramallah

Spokesman for PA prime minister condemns Israel for breaching Oslo Accords by raiding Area A - while PA itself doesn't abide by the Accords.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2016, 12:09 PM

Hevron soldier to be indicted for manslaughter

Prosecution officially serves indictment, will be accepted by military judges despite reservationsAri Soffer, 4/14/2016, 11:02 AM

IDF soldiers burn PA flag at checkpoint

IDF sentences two soldiers to jail over the incident.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/13/2016, 8:12 PM

IDF preparing for new wave of terror

IDF gearing up for terror during Pesach holiday season as fears of new 'intifada' grow ahead of Ramadan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2016, 5:39 PM

IDF to demolish home of Rosh Hashana terrorist

IDF forces prepare to demolish home of Arab rock-thrower responsible for the death of Alexander Levlovich on Rosh Hasahana eve.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2016, 1:52 PM

'Dropped investigation a message to the IDF'

Deputy Defense Minister welcomes decision to close the investigation against a commander who shot dead an Arab rock thrower.Ido Ben Porat, 4/11/2016, 5:12 AM