'Big chance of large-scale Gaza operation'

Minister Erdan rejects observation deterrence is lost, says Israel may have to launch larger operation. 'There may be no choice.'Mordechai Sones, 6/21/2018, 1:42 PM

'A huge hole opens up in your heart'

Lieutenant David Sarel misses his brother, Major Benaya Sarel, killed in Operation Protective Edge. 'Could have been our last conversation.'Mordechai Sones, 4/18/2018, 4:12 PM

'It is very likely that Hezbollah has dug tunnels into Israel'

Geologist and former adviser to the IDF COS speaks to Arutz Sheva about the tunnel threat, past and present.Benny Toker, 3/14/2017, 8:42 AM

'State Comptroller adopted a childish approach'

The former head of the IDF Military Intelligence Directorate, Amos Yadlin, criticized Comptroller's report on Protective Edge campaign.Yoel Domb, 3/1/2017, 8:32 PM

Op-Ed: Bereavement and politics - the cynicism of media analysts

Only idiots who supported the Oslo Accords could say we had political options to deal with Hamas.Dr. Haim Shane, 3/1/2017, 2:44 PM

Dichter: 'Don't shell IDF commanders'

Army Intel head appears before Foreign Affairs and Defense committee; MK Dichter calls not to attack IDF officers on background of report.Hezki Baruch, 3/1/2017, 11:06 AM

'Destruction of tunnels prevented mass-casualty attack'

Bennett on report verifying role in tunnel destruction: 'Strategic mass-casualty simultaneous attack from dozens of tunnels prevented.'Ido Ben-Porat, 2/28/2017, 9:45 PM

'Bennett showed leadership; Netanyahu did not speak truth'

MK Lapid: 'Report states explicitly Netanyahu's Israel not ready for operation.' National Union's 'Bennett showed remarkable leadership'.Hezki Baruch, 2/28/2017, 6:07 PM

Goldin family criticizes 'ruckus' over Comptroller's report

The parents of fallen IDF soldier Hadar Goldin criticize 'political ruckus' greeting publication of Protective Edge campaign report.Uzi Baruch, 2/28/2017, 12:17 PM

'The IDF is dear to all of us, we don't need mudslinging'

Dr. Haim Shine, legal philosophy expert, says publication of State Comptroller's report on Protective Edge causes more harm than good.Yoel Domb, 2/28/2017, 11:47 AM

'Comptroller overstepped authority in Protective Edge report'

Jewish Home MK says terror tunnels were known prior to 2014 Gaza op, adds Bennett urged action against them.Yoel Domb, 2/28/2017, 9:07 AM

PM: Tunnel threat was presented in its full magnitude

Netanyahu rejects allegations he concealed tunnel threat; presents counter-quotes from cabinet protocols.Yedidya ben Ohr, 1/24/2017, 9:22 PM

Protective Edge cabinet meeting transcripts partially revealed

'Response to murder of 3 youths has been weak, disgraceful' said Bennett ahead of 2014 Gaza war, slamming Yaalon over restrained response.Arutz Sheva, 1/24/2017, 10:27 AM

Will Protective Edge report be publicized?

Sub-committee of Knesset's Auditing Committee to discuss whether to publish parts of the Comptroller's report referring to Security Cabinet.Nitsan Keidar, 1/24/2017, 9:26 AM

Protective Edge victim Hagai Ben Ari laid to rest

Major Hagai Ben Ari (32) mortally wounded during Protective Edge campaign in 2014, who died Tuesday, laid to rest in the Golan HeightsHezky Baruch, 1/4/2017, 4:22 PM

Watch: IDF Southern Command simulates terrorist infiltration

The IDF Southern Command in coordination with police and emergency bodies conducted a simulation of various terrorist infiltrations.Kobi Finkler, 12/6/2016, 2:09 PM

Former 'hilltop youth' opens mechina

Former 'hilltop youth' founds mechina to honor comrade who fell in Operation Protective Edge.Shimon Cohen, 11/29/2016, 2:42 AM

Netanyahu requests hearing before Comptroller's report

Prime Minister Netanyahu requested a second hearing before the State Comptroller publishes his reports on the Gaza tunnels.Reut Hadar, 10/26/2016, 9:53 PM

MK Lavie: State should take responsibility for wounded soldier

MK Lavie calls on Defense Ministry to cut red tape and build ramp so that wounded soldier can finally go home.Gary Willig, 10/10/2016, 1:12 AM

Hamas terrorist charged with undermining public security

20-year-old Hamas member indicted for participating in training and military activities, involvement in operation Protective Edge.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 9/11/2016, 1:44 PM

Wounded soldier's family criticizes Liberman's 'insensitivity'

After meeting with Defense Minister Liberman, Yehuda Hayisraeli's family said that "We came with great hopes but our hopes were dashed".Reut Hadar, 9/6/2016, 3:55 PM

Did Turkey help Gaza terrorists fire rockets at Israel?

Wikileaks website reveals emails in which sources close to Turkish president instruct on how to best conceal rockets from Israeli jets.Ari Soffer and Matt Wanderman, 7/20/2016, 1:46 PM

Palestinian family sues French company for selling to Israel

Family sues Exxelia Technologies for selling drone missile component to Israel. Plaintiffs say Israel killed three children with it in 2014.Matt Wanderman, 7/1/2016, 2:52 PM

Bereaved parents welcome new baby shortly before Memorial Day

Fallen soldier's mother gives birth hours before start of Memorial Day. She describes the combination of joy and loss.Uzi Baruch, 5/10/2016, 12:11 PM

Soldier wounded in Protective Edge released from hospital

IDF soldier critically injured in Operation Protective Edge leaves hospital after year and a half of recovery.Raphael Poch, 2/9/2016, 9:07 AM

Ban Ki-moon accused of war crimes

A writer in Haaretz, of all places, says UN chief is to blame for Hamas's firing rockets from inside UN facilities.Gil Ronen, 1/27/2016, 6:54 PM

Hamas Demands UN Secretary-General Resign for Believing Israel

Hamas spokesperson says he should resign for accepting 'false' Israeli narrative about kidnapped IDF soldier Hadar Goldin.Dalit Halevy, 8/29/2015, 11:08 PM

The JCPA Report: Refuting the UN Report on the 2014 Gaza War

The bottom line is that the war was fought to stop the rocket fire on Israel's south and that if not for the Iron Dome, Israeli casualties would have been immense.Ambassador Dr. Dore Gold, 6/22/2015, 11:09 PM

Gaza War Caused Spike in Demands to Be Drafted as Lookouts

A large number of incoming draftees - mostly women - have requested to be assigned to watch security cameras.Tova Dvorin, 4/7/2015, 1:27 PM

NGO Offers Legal Help to Gaza Op Soldiers Under Investigation

Honenu slams IDF decision to prosecute soldiers who took part in 5 events in which 50 Gazans were killed.Uzi Baruch, Gil Ronen, 12/7/2014, 8:56 PM

Ya'alon Wishes Wounded Soldiers a Better New Year

Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon on Monday visited soldiers wounded during Operation Protective Edge at Levinstein Hospital.Moshe Cohen, 9/22/2014, 4:58 PM