Fighting terror, protecting the home front

Captain Benayahu Cohen, commander of the Shimshon company in the Kfir Brigade, writes to the brigade's new recruits.Captain Benayahu Cohen, 8/3/2018, 10:33 AM

Moshe Feiglin's son booted from combat unit

IDF kicks out politician's son after he wrote a viral Facebook post calling on troops to refuse orders that endangered them.Tzvi Lev, 7/30/2018, 1:04 PM

Kfir's exceptional fighters: 'Sacrifice and investment'

47 soldiers, commanders receive commendation from Brigade Commander. 'Proves love of nation, land, rightness of path valid among youth.'Mordechai Sones, 4/11/2018, 1:52 PM

Soldier jailed for growing beard

Combat soldier imprisoned for 20 days for growing beard during counting of the Omer. IDF: 'Soldier does not maintain religious lifestyle.'Ido Ben Porat, 4/10/2018, 11:08 AM

'Suddenly we were told - we've got Johnny'

Commander of Nachshon Battalion of Kfir Brigade Company tells of behind-the-scenes action capturing murderer of Rabbi Itamar Ben Gal.Mordechai Sones, 3/20/2018, 9:12 PM

Swastika scrawled on Joshua's tomb

Visitors at grave of Joshua Bin Nun shocked to find the site defaced with Nazi symbol.Tzvi Lev, 2/22/2018, 7:44 PM

From 'Cheder' to platoon commander

Lieutenant Shlomo Weizman will stand today at his soldier's swearing-in ceremony, Haruv reconnaissance unit recruits.Mordechai Sones, 8/24/2017, 6:49 PM

'I acted because I care'

Mediator between Kfir Brigade Commander and father of Elor Azariya testifies.Nitzan Keidar, 1/31/2017, 1:21 PM

'Open investigation against Kfir Commander over Azariya case'

Attorney on Elor Azariya's defense team calls for an investigation of Brigade Commander who pressured soldier's father not to appeal.Tal Polon, 1/12/2017, 3:24 PM

'The Army behaved like a mafia'

Elor Azariya's attorney reacts to the recent conversation which the Kfir Brigade Commander held with Charlie Azariya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2017, 9:44 AM

Kfir Brigade Commander met with Charlie Azariya

Meeting held with mediation of Ophir Sofer, former deputy to Paratrooper's Battalion Commander, today General Secretary of National Union.Mordechai Sones, 1/10/2017, 8:54 PM

Security forces carry out mass operations in Judea-Samaria

Police and IDF forces carried out multiple operations in Judea and Samaria last night, arresting one in connection to the Mark murder.Rachel Kaplan, 8/2/2016, 8:53 AM

IDF Commander reprimanded following attack investigation

Central Command head reprimands Kfir Brigade Commander following investigation of last week’s attack near Samaria’s Har Bracha.Talia Blatman, 3/8/2016, 6:37 PM

IDF commander suspended over Har Bracha attack

Investigation of attack on army post reveals serious deficiencies; Kfir Brigade company commander gets punished.Kobi Finkler, 3/6/2016, 10:46 PM

Soldier incarcerated for 'extremist dance' wedding

21-day sentence for soldier whose gun was passed around during dance, in which one person waved picture of murdered Arab baby.Kobi Finkler, 1/1/2016, 1:35 PM

Watch: Anglo IDF Recruits Bridge Army and Torah

Arutz Sheva speaks to Israel's newest soldiers Tuesday as they leave the yeshiva world for the military.Yoni Kempinski, 7/22/2015, 8:07 PM

'Soldiers Go Home and Hug Their Moms, But I Can't'

Seven months after aliyah, Meir Ginsburg explains to Arutz Sheva how he fell in love with Israel and decided to be an infantry soldier.Yishai Karov, Ari Yashar, 1/22/2015, 3:39 PM

Photos and Videos: Northern Israel Snowbound

White stuff is falling thick and fast in the northern parts of Israel, but soldiers' morale is not.Arutz Sheva, 1/7/2015, 1:29 PM

IDF Honors Officer Who Took on Afula Terrorist

Second Lieutenant Yitzhak Maimon, who took on the terrorist who murdered Eden Atias, given certificate of appreciation by the IDF.Elad Benari, 11/18/2013, 3:14 AM

Alert Troops Foil Gaza Terror Attack

IDF troops prevented an apparent terror attack Monday night near the Gaza border fence.Kochava Rozenbaum & David Lev, 9/30/2013, 9:17 PM

Hevron Hills: Arab Gang Caught with Firebombs in Hand

Four young would-be terrorists are nabbed minutes before they could throw bombs at Jewish drivers.Maayana Miskin, 9/12/2013, 8:56 AM

US, Israel Air Forces on 2-Week 'Juniper Stallion' Exercise

The US and Israeli air forces are carrying out a two-week set of joint maneuvers designed to improve interoperability in the air.Chana Ya'ar, 7/25/2013, 10:13 AM

Soldiers Arrest Terrorist With Firebombs, Explosives

Soldiers from the IDF’s Kfir Brigade arrested a PA Arab who was carrying firebombs and improvised explosive devices.Elad Benari, 4/8/2013, 2:15 AM

IDF Arms Soldiers with Cameras

Following release of videos showing soldiers ‘running away,’ the IDF has decided to put soldiers with cameras on the front line.Maayana Miskin, 1/30/2013, 3:28 PM

Soldier Who Refused to Ambush Vandals Suspended

The IDF suspends a Kfir Brigade fighter who refused to participate in an ambush to catch “price tag” vandals for six months.Elad Benari, 7/5/2012, 5:12 AM

Soldier Dismissed for Refusing to Ambush 'Price Tag' Vandals

IDF soldier dismissed from a commanders’ course after refusing to participate in an ambush to catch “price tag” vandals.Elad Benari, 7/3/2012, 1:14 AM

IDF Chief Meets New Soldiers: Be Proud, You are Taking a Risk

IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz meets the young recruits who will be joining the IDF’s Kfir anti-terror brigade.Elad Benari, 3/14/2012, 4:14 AM

Stabbing Attack Foiled in Gush Etzion Junction

One day after Shalit deal, female terrorist tries to stab Israelis. No one hurt.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/19/2011, 6:00 PM

Video: Kfir - Think Camouflaged!

A new IDF video describes the Kfir Brigade, the youngest Infantry Corps brigade in the Israel Defense Forces.Elad Benari, 8/1/2011, 7:50 AM