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Netanyahu on Security Threats: 'Jews Must Protect Themselves'

PM Netanyahu warned Sunday that regional security threats are not “on hold” as he works to form a "broad and stable" government coalition.Chana Ya'ar, 1/27/2013, 4:15 PM

Quick-Thinking Security Officers Head Off Arab 'Fire Libel'

Arabs who set several fires in central Samaria may have been trying to smear area Jews for the destruction of an Arab olive groveDavid Lev, 1/21/2013, 8:07 PM

Obama Admits 'Huge Problems' in Benghazi Security

Obama admits that a probe into deadly attack on the US consulate in Benghazi uncovered a "huge problem" in security procedures.Rachel Hirshfeld, 12/30/2012, 10:38 PM

Poll: Economic, Social Issues Top Security Ones for Voters

A poll taken on behalf of the Labor Party indicates that voters are more concerned with economic issues than they are with security issues.David Lev, 12/26/2012, 12:46 AM

Female Guard Targeted in Criminal Attack

An Arabic-speaking man shot at a female guard in Bnei Brak Monday morning. Police said it was not a terrorist attack. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/17/2012, 7:21 AM

Israel Braces for PA Arab 'Disturbances'

Israel is bracing itself for possible 'disturbances' by PA Arabs in the wake of its probable statehood vote Thursday at the United Nations.Chana Ya'ar, 11/29/2012, 8:06 AM

Senate Passes Amendment Allowing More Marines at US Embassies

The U.S. Senate passed an amendment to the defense bill that would place more Marines at US consulates and embassies around the world.Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/28/2012, 11:00 PM

Police in New York Urge More Security at Jewish Institutions

Israel's campaign against Hamas terrorists in Gaza has led to repercussions in the Jewish world.David Lev, 11/18/2012, 10:19 PM

Are Mice the Key to Recasting the Way Explosives Are Detected?

An Israeli company is aiming to revolutionize the way explosives, narcotics are detected at airports with the help of mice.Annie Lubin, 11/14/2012, 4:14 PM

U.S. Preparing For More Soft War With Iran

U.S. to beef up cyber security, concerned about possible Iranian computer viruses. Scott Krane, 10/16/2012, 5:44 PM

Virulent Anti-Semitic Writer Killed in Syria

A Syrian writer and political researcher, known for his virulent anti-Semitic writings, has been killed by state security services.Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/10/2012, 2:32 PM

US Security Forces in Libya: We Were Told ‘To Do With Less’

Despite pleas from Libya staff members, State Dept. removed over 30 security personnel from country in months leading up to attack.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/9/2012, 10:12 AM

A Promise and a Reminder

, 9/30/2012, 8:09 AM

New Federal Study Claims US Vulnerable to Missile Attacks

Critical shortcomings in America’s network of early warning systems and missile interceptors could put the U.S. at risk of missile attacks.Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/12/2012, 4:34 PM

Stages of War

, 9/12/2012, 11:09 AM

Intelligence Warns of Attacks Against Israeli and US Embassies

Egyptian intelligence warned that a radical jihadi group is planning to launch attacks against the US and Israeli embassies in Cairo. Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/11/2012, 6:06 PM

Mofaz Challenges Bibi to Take Polygraph Test over Security Leaks

Mofaz turns the tables on Netanyahu and demands he be the first to take a lie detector test over a leak of security secrets on Iran. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/6/2012, 6:31 PM

ADL: 'Think Security' During High Holidays

ADL is reaching out to synagogues and Jewish communities across the country, providing them with security information prior to High HolidaysRachel Hirshfeld , 8/30/2012, 8:03 PM

How Important is Israel to the U.S.? Check the Map

A New York attorney and supporter of Israel lays out the case for U.S. support of Israel, and the consequences for the U.S. if Israel fallsDavid Lev, 8/30/2012, 5:29 PM

Israel to 'Lose' 300 Meters to Sinai Security

The IDF is set to issue orders that would convert an area of 300 meters within the Sinai border into a closed military zoneDavid Lev, 8/30/2012, 9:48 AM

Report: Anarchists May Attack GOP and Democratic Conventions

Law enforcement officials have expressed concern over possible violence by anarchists at Republican and Democratic national conventions.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/23/2012, 6:01 PM

First Hand Account of Bin Laden Raid to be Released on 9/11

A new book that provides a detailed, first person account of the raid that killed Osama bin Laden is set to be released on September 11.Rachel Hirshfeld, 8/23/2012, 2:51 PM

Federal Agents Arrest Armed Man Over Obama Threats

Federal agents in Washington state have arrested an armed man accused of making threats against President Obama.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/22/2012, 2:11 PM

Former Intelligence Officials Launch Campaign Against Obama

Former intelligence operatives launched a campaign against Obama, accusing president of claiming undue credit for the Osama bin Laden raid.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/17/2012, 2:16 AM

Pentagon Boosts Defenses in Persian Gulf

Pentagon is building a missile-defense radar station at secret site in Qatar and organizing largest minesweeping exercises in Persian Gulf.Rachel Hirshfeld, 7/17/2012, 4:25 PM

Constant Security Checks Dropped at Jerusalem Bus Station

This week Jerusalem eliminated the long lines caused by individual security checks at the central bus station.Chana Ya'ar, 7/16/2012, 7:57 PM

LA Jewish Federation Cancels Event Citing Security Concerns

The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles cancelled an event by controversial author and activist Pamela Geller, citing security concernsRachel Hirshfeld, 6/26/2012, 10:16 PM

IDF Official: 20 Kidnap Attempts So Far This Year

A top IDF officer said Arab terrorists have been even more aggressive in attempts by to kidnap IDF soldiers and Israeli civilians.David Lev, 5/24/2012, 11:59 AM

Illegal Entry: No Need to Sneak In, Just Take the Bus

PA Arabs are able to enter Israel illegally without cutting through fences, simply by getting on public transport.Maayana Miskin, 5/13/2012, 9:27 PM

Samaria Jews Take On IDF Function as Terror Mounts

Israeli civilians are taking over for the IDF as commanders fail to tackle PA terror threat.Maayana Miskin, 5/11/2012, 11:00 AM

IDF Warns Smartphone Apps May Be Security Threat

Smartphone apps may pose a security threat to the country, the IDF warns in a letter to soldiers and commanders., 5/9/2012, 5:52 PM

CIA Thwarts New Al-Qaeda Underwear Bomb Plot

The CIA thwarted a plot by al Qaeda's affiliate in Yemen to destroy a U.S.-bound airliner using a sophisticated new bomb.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/8/2012, 1:12 PM

US Lawmakers Want Rights to Iron Dome Technology

Lawmakers in House have agreed to invest millions of dollars in Iron Dome for Israel, as long as the US acquires rights to weapon system.Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/30/2012, 3:24 PM

NYPD Beefs Up Security Around Synagogues

NYPD announces it will be beefing up security at the city's synagogues and other Jewish sites for the Passover holiday.Elad Benari, 4/4/2012, 3:46 AM

IDF Creates 4th Home Front Search and Rescue Battalion

Force will respond to non-conventional attacks, large-scale rescue events and other extreme situations.Gil Ronen, 3/27/2012, 4:58 PM

Six Indicited in Haifa Lynch Attempt

An indictment was handed down Thursday morning against six Haifa Arabs accused of attempting to “lynch” two IDF soldiers several weeks agoDavid Lev, 3/8/2012, 3:13 PM

Republicans: The Facts Are Clear, Obama 'No Friend of Israel'

The RJC released an ad highlighting discrepancy between President Obama's rhetoric regarding support for Israel's security and his actions.Rachel Hirshfeld, 2/20/2012, 2:14 AM

Israel Raises State of Alert Following Attacks on Diplomats

Israeli security forces remain on high alert, believing Monday's attacks on Israeli diplomats abroad to be the first in a wave of attacks. Rachel Hirshfeld, 2/14/2012, 6:57 PM

Better Safe Than Sorry: Diplomats Go Home by Taxi Monday

Israeli diplomats went home by taxi or public transportation Monday after the attacks in In India and GeorgiaDavid Lev, 2/13/2012, 10:49 PM

Chinese Women Fight for Anti-Terror Training in Israel

Five swimsuit-clad women are the only ones out of 20 that survived grueling training in China to compete for the chance to train in Israel. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/29/2012, 6:08 PM

Ministry: Hold Defendants' Evidence Back for 'Security Needs'

The Justice Ministry is seeking to sharply limit the ability of criminal defendants to access information that could help their cases.David Lev, 12/29/2011, 11:50 AM

PM Approves New Security Measures in Judea and Samaria

Prime Minister Netanyahu approved new security measures for dealing with disturbances in Judea and Samaria. Gabe Kahn., 12/14/2011, 9:12 PM

Eiland: Attack on Iran Not 'Crazy' or 'Irresponsible'

Former National Security Council director Giora Eiland said that an Israeli attack on Iran was not "crazy" or "irresponsible."David Lev, 11/3/2011, 11:50 AM

Keep Your Shoes On at the Airport- Thanks to Israel's MagShoe

MagShoe, from Israeli company IDO Security, eliminates the need for one of the biggest hassles in air travel - "shoe inspection."David Shamah & Yoni Kempinski, 11/2/2011, 12:16 AM

Killers of Shin Bet Officer and Teenage Girl to be Released

Killers of 15-year old Helena Rapp and security officer Noam Cohen to be releasedAnav Silverman, 10/17/2011, 9:24 AM

Egypt Fears Israel Plans to Seize Control of Sinai

Egyptian officials are expressing fears that Israel plans to seize control of the Sinai Peninsula.Chana Ya'ar, 10/2/2011, 3:57 PM

"Guns vs. Butter" - Israeli Style

What comes first - the defense needs of the country, or the welfare of citizens? In Israel, it's a complicated question.David Lev, 9/27/2011, 10:37 PM

Frustrated Civilians Declare: We’ll Defend Our Own Roadways

Residents of Judea say they will police their own roadways in light of security failures in the region.Maayana Miskin, 9/25/2011, 2:26 PM

PM: We've Compromised Enough for Peace

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu laid out Israel's case in a round of media interviews after his UN speech Friday. No preconditions.David Lev, 9/24/2011, 10:24 PM

Elbit Wins Contract to Defend Haifa Port against Terror

Israel-based Elbit Systems has won a multi-million dollar contract to supply and install an anti-terror security system at the Haifa port.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/21/2011, 1:17 PM

High-Tech Virtual Fence to Patrol Israeli-Egyptian Border

A new high-tech "virtual” fence is being built along the border with Egypt to protect Israel from infiltration and to detect terrorists. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/7/2011, 9:01 AM

Young Israel Synagogues Win US Homeland Security Grants

Eleven Young Israel synagogue branches have won grants from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to beef up security. Chana Ya'ar, 8/31/2011, 3:59 PM

Homefront Command Aims for Normalcy, With Security

The Homefront Command considers its instructions to the public very carefully, an official tells Arutz 7.David Lev, 8/25/2011, 5:27 PM

Blogger Urges Murder of Senator Lieberman

FBI agents arrest a blogger who recommends that US Senator Joseph Lieberman be shot in the face "many times," but he may soon be released. Chana Ya'ar, 8/10/2011, 2:11 PM

No More Shin Bet Security for Israeli Teams in Games Abroad

The Israeli Basketball Federation is 'in shock' over a decision by the Shin Bet to stop protecting Israeli teams that play abroad.David Lev, 8/5/2011, 5:11 AM

Fogel Family Murderer Convicted After Confession

The Samaria District Military Court convicted 18 year old Hakim Awad for the murders of the 5 members of the Fogel family in ItamarDavid Lev, 8/2/2011, 8:53 PM

Erdogan Playing 'Gaza Card' to Force Apology

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan may visit Gaza if Israel does not apologize for killing Hamas sympathizers on the Marmara.David Lev, 7/21/2011, 7:44 PM