Israel sells Saudi Arabia Iron Dome

Defense establishment initially opposed deal, but American pressure and Saudi promise that system would not endanger Israel led to signing.Mordechai Sones, 9/13/2018, 9:41 AM

IAF attacks vehicle used by Gaza terror squad

Gaza terrorists fire at least 70 rockets at southern Israel. IAF attacks vehicle of terrorist squad.Elad Benari, 8/9/2018, 4:08 AM

IDF deploys missile defense system in Tel Aviv area

Follow escalation with Gaza terror groups, IDF deploys extra Iron Dome missile defense batteries to Tel Aviv area, southern Israel.David Rosenberg, 7/15/2018, 6:39 PM

Iron Dome intercepts Gaza rocket

Hours after Hamas and Islamic Jihad declare a ceasefire, two more rockets fired at Israel.Elad Benari, 7/15/2018, 5:01 AM

Successful test of Iron Dome missile defense system

Defense Ministry, Rafael Systems complete latest test of Iron Dome against the latest threats in the region.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2018, 9:34 PM

Iron Dome intercepts rockets over southern Israel

Rocket sirens heard in southern Israel. Iron Dome intercepts at least two rockets launched from Gaza.Elad Benari, 6/3/2018, 6:06 AM

'Sometimes you have just three seconds to make a decision'

Pres. Rivlin visits Iron Dome battery, praises soldiers for working overtime to protect Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/31/2018, 5:07 PM

Barrage of rockets in south

IDF confirms Iron Dome intercepted projectiles from Gaza after earlier mortar barrage from Hamas-run enclave.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2018, 3:15 PM

High noon at the Golan Heights

Trump 1, Israel 1, World 0. Jack Engelhard, 5/10/2018, 11:28 AM

'Iron Dome' wins 'Invention of Israel'

'70 Greatest Israeli Blue-and-White Inventions' competition, initiated by Economy Ministry, ends today with selection of Iron Dome system.Mordechai Sones, 4/15/2018, 2:17 PM

'Iron Dome did not malfunction'

Aerial Defense chief says activation of Iron Dome missile defense in response to gunfire a result of system's high sensitivity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2018, 3:42 PM

IDF: Rocket sirens were because of machine-gun fire

IDF Spokesperson says no rockets were fired from Gaza at Israel after series of incoming rocket sirens heard in the south.Kobi Finkler, 3/25/2018, 11:22 PM

Rockets fired at Israel from Gaza, Iron Dome downs projectiles

Terrorists operating in Gaza Strip fire rockets at Israeli towns. Iron Dome defense system shoots down multiple rockets.David Rosenberg, 3/25/2018, 10:52 PM

Torah scroll finds a home at Iron Dome unit

Soldiers at the Southern Iron Dome unit celebrate a Torah scroll dedication together with the family of a deceased Holocaust survivor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2018, 8:05 AM

Rockets fired from Gaza interrupt event honoring fallen soldier

Iron Dome intercepts two missiles as a third falls in Israeli territory, damaging a building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2017, 3:53 PM

Iron Dome intercepts 2 rockets over Sderot

Missile defense system prevents damage from latest attack from Gaza terrorists. Residents treated for shock.Gary Willig, 12/13/2017, 8:55 PM

Rocket found in Sderot preschool

Rocket fired from Gaza damages Sderot preschool, IDF investigates whether Iron Dome malfunctioned.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2017, 11:46 PM

Gaza terrorists fire rockets towards Israel

Iron Dome intercepts rocket fired from Gaza towards southern Israel.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/8/2017, 8:10 PM

Naval Iron Dome operational

Air Force completes deployment of battery in warship, conducts successful test;System is to protect strategic sea facilities.Mordechai Sones, 11/27/2017, 9:04 PM

'Next war will be particularly violent'

Military correspondent warns Israeli cities will be hit hard in next war, says home front casualties will be higher than on front line.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2017, 7:20 PM

Britain buys Iron Dome for Falkland Islands

Britain buys defense shield which uses the same technology as Iron Dome, in order to protect the Falkland Islands.Ben Ariel, 11/24/2017, 4:13 AM

Iron Dome battery placed near Tel Aviv

Dan region one of the regions protected by Iron Dome as IDF prepares for retaliation by Gaza terrorists for destruction of terror tunnel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2017, 5:47 PM

IDF places Iron Dome batteries in center of country

Batteries deployed in case Islamic Jihad, other Gaza terrorist groups, retaliate for destruction of terror tunnel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2017, 8:20 PM

US wants an Iron Dome of its own

US Department of Defense considering purchase of Israeli Iron Dome defense system to protect its military crews stationed around the world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2017, 8:39 AM

'Put an Iron Dome in South Korea'

Retired Marine Corps Lt. Col. North calls on US to pressure Israel into providing missile defense systems to defend against North Korea.Guy Cohen, Chana Roberts, 8/10/2017, 8:55 AM

Defense establishment ramps up protection of gas installations

Defense establishment concerned that the gas installations will represent a strategic target for enemies in the event of conflict.Yoel Domb, 3/28/2017, 4:03 PM

Media misfeasance exposed in “Eyeless in Gaza” documentary

Hamas can control what journalists report, and what they don’t. Israel is the victim of this kind of fake news. Noah Beck, 3/5/2017, 11:35 PM

Watch: IDF tests "Iron dome" systems

The Iron Dome anti-rocket protective system has been at the helm of defense since wars with Gaza began., 2/23/2017, 2:31 PM

Israel's missile defense systems pass muster

New Tamir anti-missile interceptor product of Israeli-American cooperation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2017, 7:47 PM

'Eilat back to normal' following rocket attack

Deputy mayor of Eilat says disruption caused by rocket attack last night was minimal. 'They won't be able to disrupt our tranquility.'Benny Toker., 2/9/2017, 11:00 PM

Rockets fired towards Eilat

Four rockets fired from Egypt towards Eilat. Three intercepted by Iron Dome.Elad Benari, 2/8/2017, 11:19 PM

December's sirens turn out to be 2 Grad rockets

IDF spokesman says rocket sirens at end of December were Grad rockets fired at Israel, not spillover from Sinai.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2017, 7:49 AM

Hamas official: We'll give rockets to anyone who fights Israel

Al-Aqsa TV shows Hamas official saying terror group will supply weapons to anyone willing to fight Israel.Chana Roberts, 12/12/2016, 3:03 PM

Iron Dome intercepts two rockets over Golan

For the first time ever, the anti-missile system is used operationally in the Golan Heights. The rockets were 'strays.'Orli Harari, 9/17/2016, 9:01 PM

Watch: 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

Iron Dome downs unmanned drone in US Army test

Revolutionary missile defense system proved its drone-killing capacity as well in first test on foreign soil.Ari Soffer, 4/21/2016, 9:56 AM

Cruz, Rubio clash over Iron Dome and Israel

Ted Cruz calls for greater cooperation with Israel on Iron Dome, but Marco Rubio notes he voted to slash aid to Israel.Gil Ronen, 2/17/2016, 4:49 PM

US missile defense aid to Israel to cut sharply in 2017

New budget requests show cooperative programs down by over $100 million, no new Iron Dome funding after 2017, amid defense aid standoff.Ari Yashar, 2/10/2016, 8:13 AM

Iron Dome accidentally responds to gunfire

Bullets fired by Gaza terrorists accidentally identified as rocket, Iron Dome missile lands in open ground outside Sderot.Tova Dvorin, 11/17/2015, 3:25 PM

Gulf States in Talks to Buy Iron Dome from Israel

GCC is set to purchase system via the US so as to defend against growing Iranian threat, in signs of a begrudging defense alliance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/14/2015, 9:24 AM

Breaking: Rocket Intercepted Near Ashkelon

Ashkelon residents hear explosion, rocket sirens. Reports say one rocket fired, stopped by Iron Dome.Matt Wanderman, 10/10/2015, 11:12 PM

Iron Dome Intercepts Rocket Over Ashdod

Rocket fired from Gaza towards the city of Ashdod intercepted by the Iron Dome anti-missile system.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/29/2015, 11:08 PM

Iron Dome Deployed Near Sderot, Netivot

Defensive anti-rocket batteries deployed following two terror rocket attacks Friday evening.Yedidya Ben Or, 9/20/2015, 8:17 PM

Iron Dome Intercepts Two Rockets Over Ashkelon

Iron Dome shoots down two Gaza rockets that were headed towards Ashkelon, hours after attack on Sderot.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/18/2015, 11:45 PM

Iron Dome Deployed to Ashdod After Terrorist's Rearrest

Although rocket fire unlikely, IDF Southern Command deploys missile defense system following Islamic Jihad hunger striker's rearrest.Cynthia Blank, 9/17/2015, 10:38 AM

Islamic Jihad: 'We'll Strike Even Where You Have the Iron Dome'

Terror group threatens Israel after IAF eliminates terror targets in Syria, denies firing rockets on Israel on Thursday.Tova Dvorin, Chicago, 8/21/2015, 7:29 PM

Four Rockets Hit Northern Israel from Syria

Missiles hit near border hours after IDF deploys Iron Dome in Ashdod, and then Be'er Sheva, amid fears hunger striker may set off war.Kobi Finkler, Ari Yashar, 8/20/2015, 7:05 PM

Iron Dome Deployed to Ashdod over Rocket Fears

IDF deploys missile defense system, fearing rocket attacks from Gaza over hunger striking terrorist Mohammed Allan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2015, 12:57 PM

IDF Laser Beams to Intercept Mortar Shells?

Following success of Iron Dome against rockets, system in the works to neutralize mortar fire cheaply and effectively.Hillel Fendel, 8/13/2015, 11:55 AM

Canada Buys Own Iron Dome

Canadian defense ministry invests in 'Medium Range Radar' system to the tune of $187.2 million.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2015, 8:36 PM

Watch: Iron Dome Knocks Drone Out of the Air

The Iron Dome missile defense system is also effective against drones, tests by Rafael, maker of the system, showed.Koby Finkler, 7/13/2015, 10:00 PM

With an Eye on Hezbollah, IDF Revamping Iron Dome System

Defense Ministry conducts successful tests to upgrade anti-missile system, preparing it to confront a wider variety of threats.Kobi Finkler and Ari Soffer, 7/2/2015, 2:38 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

Congress Approves Millions in Extra Aid for IDF Missile Defense

Bipartisan move secures hundreds of millions in funds for Israeli short- and long-range missile defense systems.Ari Soffer, 6/14/2015, 10:37 AM

IDF Deploys Three Iron Dome Batteries in South

In the wake of latest rocket fire from Gaza, IDF deploys three Iron Dome batteries in Ashdod, Netivot and Ashkelon.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/5/2015, 9:04 PM

Top IDF Commander: Hamas Again Digging Tunnels into Israel

IDF Southern Command head General Sami Turgeman said that Hamas is back at it – attempting to dig tunnels into Israel.Yaakov Levi, 4/2/2015, 12:24 PM

Israeli Defense Minister to Visit India

Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon will depart for New Delhi in about two weeks to meet with top defense and political officials.Yaakov Levi , 2/5/2015, 1:51 PM