INTO THE FRAY: A 660 lbs. war crime

Every time the Burkan rocket is deployed against civilian targets in the South, it is in effect a 660 lbs. war crime—and should be treated as such.Dr. Martin Sherman, 11/22/2019, 12:05 PM

6 facts about Israel's Iron Dome missile defense system

How much do we know about Israel's revolutionary surface-to-air missile interceptor air defense system?Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2019, 2:43 PM

190 rockets fired at Israel

Iron Dome intercepts 90% of rockets fired at populated areas as Islamic Jihad rocket barrage continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 7:47 PM

Watch: Missiles over Tel Aviv

Iron Dome missile defense system responds to Gaza rocket fire on Tel Aviv and southern Israel. Iron Dome missiles spotted over Tel Aviv.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 9:22 AM

IDF preparing for resumption of rocket fire

Political-Security Cabinet to meet Sunday afternoon in wake of the escalation in the security situation in the south.Orli Harari, 11/3/2019, 1:40 AM

Rocket fired from Gaza: IDF responds

Iron Dome launches to intercept rocket from Gaza. No injuries reported.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/31/2019, 9:39 PM

Because of the elections, Israel missed a strategic opportunity!

The inability to form a new government in Israel and as a result, going to new elections, has put spokes in the wheels of the wagon that made historic progress on the road to relations with the Arab world. Oded Revivi, Mayor of Efrat, 6/24/2019, 4:27 PM

Iron Dome intercepts rocket fired from Gaza

Rocket sirens sounded in Eshkol Regional Council. Iron Dome intercepts one rocket.Elad Benari, 6/13/2019, 12:50 AM

Congress wants to protect US forces using Israeli defense system

House of Representatives introduces bill to have Army purchase two Iron Dome missile defense batteries from Israel.Marcy Oster - JTA, 6/11/2019, 10:44 PM

INTO THE FRAY: Cracks in the Dome?

The huge investments made in defensive systems are slowly emerging as an exorbitant and costly failure—or at best a very partial and temporary success. The time has come to rethink Israel’s strategic paradigm. Dr. Martin Sherman, 5/23/2019, 8:30 PM

Will Hamas' new weapon beat Israel's Iron Dome?

Hamas' attempt to use drones to attack IDF vehicles failed - but the terror organization isn't giving up yet.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/17/2019, 9:09 AM

700 rockets, 240 intercepts, 4 dead: Is Iron Dome getting worse?

After latest round of attacks from Gaza leave 4 Israelis dead, 100 injured, questions mounting regarding Israel's Iron Dome defense system.Sam Sokol, JTA, 5/8/2019, 8:30 AM

2 killed in rocket attacks on southern Israel

2 killed in Ashkelon, 1 critically wounded near Yad Mordechai as barrages of rockets are fired at southern Israeli communities.Hezki Baruch, 5/5/2019, 1:25 PM

IDF deploys more Iron Dome systems

Defense establishment prepares for Hamas escalation scenarios ahead of Remembrance and Independence Days and Eurovision Song Contest.Mordechai Sones, 4/30/2019, 7:07 PM

Watch: IAF combined exercise of Iron Dome and Patriot

Combined exercise of the Iron Dome and Patriot Aerial Defense Systems using live fire successfully completed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2019, 7:34 PM

Following Hamas video: More Iron Dome systems

Hamas threatens to destroy celebrations in Tel Aviv. IDF takes no chances, orders Iron Dome batteries deployed in country center.Mordechai Sones, 4/16/2019, 10:42 PM

Report: IDF attacks Gaza

Arab reports say IDF attacking Gaza Strip, after Iron Dome shoots down two rockets launched from Gaza.Tal Polon, 3/6/2019, 11:14 PM

How important is US purchase of Israel's Iron Dome system?

ILTV speaks with Dr. Martin Sherman, Founder & Executive Director of the IISS, about the recent purchase announcment.ILTV, 2/13/2019, 10:49 AM

US to acquire Iron Dome: 'An achievement for Israel'

US army notifies Defense Ministry of its decision to obtain Iron Dome for immediate use.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2019, 4:31 PM

'Iran attempted to send Israel a message with Golan attack'

IDF says Iranian attack on Golan was planned long in advance, signals escalation by Tehran.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2019, 12:21 PM

Iron Dome intercepts projectile over Hermon region

Launch identified short time ago over northern Golan Heights intercepted by Iron Dome, according to IDF Spokesman.Mordechai Sones, 1/20/2019, 2:42 PM

Gaza area schools closed, train service disrupted

17 rockets fired towards Israel, three intercepted by the Iron Dome, one caused damage to a building No injuring reported.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2018, 11:58 AM

Rocket war on first day as commander

Iron Dome commander whose fighters intercepted rockets Friday talks about tension when they intercepted rockets on his 1st day in command.Mordechai Sones, 10/28/2018, 11:53 AM

30 rockets hit Israel on Friday night

Israeli hits over 80 targets in Gaza after rockets pummel southern Israel.Tzvi Lev, 10/27/2018, 7:14 PM

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