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Official: Military Actions Unrelated to Politics

Without confirming airstrikes in Syria, Israeli official rejects opposition's claims that alleged airstrikes were politically motivated.Hezki Baruch, 12/8/2014, 12:14 AM

Explosion Near IDF Post on Syria Border

None injured in blast near Golan Heights as IDF determines whether it was a deliberate attack.Tova Dvorin, 10/3/2014, 9:35 AM

U.S.: Israel Has the Right to Defend Itself

Deputy State Department spokeswoman says U.S. supports Israel’s "right to self-defense" in the wake of Israel's airstrikes in Syria.Elad Benari, 6/25/2014, 6:15 AM

US Citizens Warned: Stay Away from Golan Heights

IDF security measures prompt warnings from the US government.Tova Dvorin, 5/16/2014, 3:03 PM

IDF Closes Syria Crossing Over Security Concerns

Crossing into Syria near Golan Heights closed over spillover concerns.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2014, 2:35 PM

Assad Angry After Rebel Promotes Peace With Israel

Dr. Kamal Al-Labwani advocates for Israel, Syria to unite over 'common enemies,' tells Assad not to preach to him about morality.Tova Dvorin, 4/13/2014, 11:01 AM

Syria: Israel and Turkey Supporting Rebels

Syria's ambassador to the UN accuses the governments of Turkey and Israel of working together to support the rebels.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/29/2014, 1:11 AM

Syrian Warplanes Approach Border; IAF Deployed

No contact between two air forces, but it was a close call.Tova Dvorin, 3/7/2014, 12:29 PM

Syria: Israel Sending Fighters to Help Rebels

Assad's adviser claims that Israel is sending fighters and officers to help the rebels fighting to oust Assad.Elad Benari, 3/4/2014, 4:44 AM

Report: US Knew About Chemical Weapons

Pulitzer-Prize winning journalist reveals proof that US administration knew both sides had weapons; officials deny claims.Tova Dvorin, 12/10/2013, 2:15 PM

Massive Explosion at Syrian Base, Israel Blamed

A massive explosion is reported at a base in western Syria. Syrian sources say Israel behind the blast.Maayana Miskin, 10/31/2013, 9:49 AM

Envoy: Fighting Could Draw Israel into Syrian War

UN's Mideast envoy: The clashes between Syria's army and rebels on the Golan Heights risk drawing Israel into Syria's civil war.Elad Benari, 9/18/2013, 5:44 AM

Yaalon: Syria Intervention Not Israel’s Affair

Defense Minister: Chemical weapons attack was America’s ‘red line’, not ours; denies Israel encouraging Syria strike.Maayana Miskin, 9/3/2013, 5:21 PM

Samaria Prepares – Again – for Tel Aviv Refugees

Israelis in Samaria prepare to take in evacuees from the Tel Aviv area in case of war.Maayana Miskin, 9/1/2013, 8:03 AM

Orthodox Jewish Youth Pray for Syria

Israeli youth in the Bnei Akiva program pray for an end to the killing of innocent Syrian civilians.Maayana Miskin, 8/28/2013, 10:08 PM

Yaalon: We’re Prepared

Defense Minister: Israel is not keen on getting involved in Syria situation, but is ready for any scenario.Maayana Miskin, 8/28/2013, 8:43 PM

Yaalon: Test Us, and Feel IDF’s Strength

Israel’s Defense Minister sends a sharp message to Syria.Maayana Miskin, 8/27/2013, 11:59 PM

PM: Israel Ready to React if Syria Attacks

Netanyahu warns of harsh response if Syria tries to hit Israel.Maayana Miskin, 8/27/2013, 7:36 PM

Netanyahu: This Cannot Continue

Prime Minister on Syria: Dangerous regimes cannot be allowed to possess the most dangerous weapons on earth.Maayana Miskin, 8/25/2013, 11:37 AM

Syria Moved Missiles Before Israeli Airstrike

American intelligence analysts say that a recent alleged Israeli airstrike in Latakia did not succeed in destroying all targeted missiles.Elad Benari, 8/1/2013, 2:12 AM

WSJ: Netanyahu Has Red Lines, Obama Doesn't

WSJ says Israel attacked Syria at least four times, adding this means that Netanyahu adheres to his red lines, unlike Obama.Elad Benari, 7/18/2013, 5:44 AM

Syrian Cleric: It's All the Jews' Fault

A Syrian cleric recently accused the Jews of being responsible for the ongoing civil strife throughout the Middle East.Elad Benari, 7/15/2013, 6:13 AM

Mideast Expert: Assad is Winning - Bad for Israel

Assad is winning with Iran’s help, Mideast expert says. He warns Israel not to rely on the ‘corrupt, ineffective’ UN.Maayana Miskin, 6/16/2013, 9:11 AM

Weapons with Hebrew Inscription Found in Syria?

Hizbullah TV claims weapons bearing Hebrew inscriptions have been found in the Syrian town of al-Qusayr.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/7/2013, 10:06 PM

Netanyahu Tells Putin: We’ll Destroy S-300s

Israeli PM warns Russia that weapons to Syria will not be allowed to become operational.Maayana Miskin, 5/31/2013, 9:58 AM

Syria Accuses Israel of Health Violations

Syria slams Israel at the UN over the "deterioration of the health conditions" in "the occupied Golan."Elad Benari, 5/24/2013, 3:43 AM

Netanyahu: Israel Acting to Deny Hizbullah Syrian

Israel preventing Syrian weapons from reaching Hizbullah and will continue to do so, Netanyahu says., 5/19/2013, 2:41 PM

Report: Syrian Army Aiming Missiles at Tel Aviv

The Syrian army is aiming advanced surface-to-surface missiles at Tel Aviv, according to the Sunday Times.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/19/2013, 5:16 AM

Ex-MI Head: Assad Will be 'Finished'

If Syrian President starts a war with Israel, he will be “finished”, says former Military Intelligence head Amos Yadlin.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/17/2013, 10:52 PM

'Israel Conspiring to Keep Assad in Power'

A commander in the Syrian opposition says Israel collaborating with Iran and Hizbullah to keep Assad in power.Elad Benari, 5/13/2013, 6:42 AM

Syrian Minister: All Possibilites Open

Syria's Information Minister says that alleged Israeli attack "opens the door to all possibilities."Elad Benari, 5/6/2013, 2:14 AM

Following Syria Strikes, IDF Moves Iron Dome North

IDF moves two anti-missile installations to north following alleged Syria airstrikes.Maayana Miskin, 5/5/2013, 12:55 PM

Explosions Rock Damascus

A series of explosions heard in Damascus, as Syrian media claims that Israel carried out a rocket attack on a research center in Damascus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2013, 4:44 AM

IDF Calls Sudden Major Exercise in North

Threats from Lebanon, Syria lead IDF to call sudden major drill in the north.Maayana Miskin, 4/30/2013, 7:04 PM

MK: Syrian Chemical Weapons Not Israel’s Concern

Labor MK says Syria’s chemical weapons are not Israel’s concern, and Israeli involvement will only aggravate the situation. Maayana Miskin, 4/28/2013, 12:49 PM

Rebel Leader: Israel Has Mossad Agents in Syria

Israel has a presence in Syria, would know if chemical weapons had been used, claims the Chief of Staff for the Free Syrian Army.Elad Benari, 4/25/2013, 4:45 AM

Syria Demands UN Stop Israel from Seeking Oil

Syria is angered by Israel’s search for oil in the Golan, calls for UN intervention.Maayana Miskin, 2/28/2013, 7:05 PM

Assad Calls for War, Israel to Fortify Border

As Assad called to crush his enemies, Israel called to fortify security along the Syrian border. Maayana Miskin, 1/6/2013, 7:32 PM

Assad Regime: Rebels May Use Chemicals

Syrian officials insist that the regime will never unleash such arms on its own people.Gil Ronen, 12/8/2012, 7:13 PM

Syrian War Spills into Israel Twice in One Day

Golan Heights residents hear explosions from Syria and IDF vehicle hit by Syrian gunfire as war continues to spill over into Israel.Elad Benari, 11/26/2012, 1:16 AM

IDF Jeep Hit by Gunfire from Syria

Gunfire from Syria hits IDF jeep, Israel complains to UN.Maayana Miskin, 11/20/2012, 5:53 PM

Bullets Hit IDF Jeep Near Syria Border

Syrian bullets hit an IDF jeep during a patrol along the border. No one was hurt and the IDF fired back.Elad Benari, 11/18/2012, 2:48 AM

IDF Soldiers Arrest Syrian Teen who Enters Israel

IDF soldiers from the “Oketz” canine unit arrest a 17-year-old Syrian teen after he crosses the Israeli-Syrian border.Elad Benari, 11/9/2012, 3:15 AM

‘Giving Up the Golan would be National Suicide’

Giving up the Golan would bring Al-Qaeda to the shores of the Kinneret, Foreign Minister warns.Maayana Miskin, 10/30/2012, 6:33 PM

Netanyahu Warns of Syria Attack

Netanyahu: Israel will not hesitate to attack in Syria if it feels chemical weapons will end up in the hands of Hizbullah.Elad Benari, 10/17/2012, 4:15 AM

Israeli Paper: Netanyahu Offered to Give up Golan

Netanyahu offered to give Assad the Golan in exchange for peace, Israli newspaper reports. PM’s staff: That never happened.Maayana Miskin, 10/12/2012, 10:19 AM

Report: Syria Sought Cooperation with Israel

Classified documents obtained by the Al Arabiya network reveal that Assad sought cross border cooperation with the State of Israel.Elad Benari, 10/5/2012, 12:05 AM

'20 Missiles Can Take Out Israel's Nuke Sites'

Syrian envoy in Jordan: Israel's nuclear weapons can cause Syria heavy losses but Syria can damage Israel's nuclear facilities.Gil Ronen, 8/23/2012, 10:29 PM

Israel Preparing for Action in Syria

Former Mossad chief Danny Yatom: Israel is preparing for military action in Syria, if its chemical weapons end up in the hands of Hizbullah.Elad Benari, 7/13/2012, 5:15 AM

IDF Commander Warns Against Conflict with Syria

IDF’s Northern District Commander says the civil war in Syria may lead to a confrontation with Israel.Elad Benari, 5/31/2012, 5:42 AM

Syria Civil War Comes Close to Israeli Border

At least 15 people killed in clashes between Assad's forces and army deserters, just 2 kilometers from the border with Israel.Elad Benari, 3/2/2012, 5:42 AM

US Plans Israel-Syria Talks

The US hopes to move beyond talks between Israel and the Palestinian Authority to negotiations that include Syria and Lebanon.Maayana Miskin, 9/5/2010, 7:19 PM

Syria Sends 'Prehistoric' Threat

'If Israel uses unconventional weapons, we will respond in kind,' a senior Syrian official tells Kuwaiti paper. Gil Ronen, 4/24/2010, 10:37 PM