IDF Deploys Iron Dome in Prep for Possible Gaza War

After sniper fire critically wounds soldier and Hamas terrorist leader killed, IDF taking steps indicating escalation may be on the way.Ari Yashar, 12/26/2014, 7:48 AM

US Army Denies it is Buying Iron Dome Defense System

Despite reports to the contrary, US Army denies buying Iron Dome technology. Experts say US stands much to gain from such a deal, though.Cynthia Blank, 11/13/2014, 11:24 AM

US Army Buys Its First Iron Dome from Israel

US apparently won over by performance of anti-missile system in Gaza war; move may mean Iron Dome to be covered by US defense budget.Ari Yashar, 11/3/2014, 8:38 AM

Ya'alon Warns Bennett Over Kerry Criticism

Defense Minister rebukes Bennett for 'casting a shadow' over shared US-Israel 'interests and values,' particularly defense funding.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 10/18/2014, 9:38 PM

Israel Struggling to Sell Iron Dome

Israel's key missile defense system is unique in the arena of global defense - but politics and cost are preventing investors from buying.Tova Dvorin, 10/7/2014, 9:24 AM

Netanyahu, Obama Meet in the Oval Office

Prime Minister urges Washington to say 'no' to Iran deal before closed meeting over key issues. Arutz Sheva reports from the White House.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 10/1/2014, 6:58 PM

Watch: Iron Dome Intercepts More Than 10 Rockets at Once

A video showing Iron Dome rockets fanning out to intercept multiple enemy rockets goes contagiously viral.Gil Ronen, 8/27/2014, 11:57 AM

Hamas Rockets Target Jerusalem Area

Capital region comes in for nighttime rocket salvo; at least one rocket shot down by Iron Dome.Ari Yashar, 8/24/2014, 9:13 PM

Gaza Terrorists Fire Salvo at Southern Israel

Gaza terrorists fire three rockets fired towards Israel; one intercepted by the Iron Dome over Ashdod.Elad Benari, 8/20/2014, 11:49 PM

Gaza Terrorists Fire Rocket Towards Jerusalem

The rocket fire continues: Iron Dome intercepts rocket over Jerusalem; no one hurt.Elad Benari, 8/20/2014, 12:02 AM

When We Said Never Again, We Meant It

What would appease the world's moral barometer? Susan Settenbrino, 8/11/2014, 9:29 PM

IDF 'Tunnel Shield' May Be Deployed by 2015

New anti-tunnel technology to be field-tested soon. Two solutions were picked out of 700 suggested.Kobi Finkler, Gil Ronen, 8/11/2014, 6:04 PM

How I Learned To Hate The Iron Dome

The Iron Dome has become the answer for everything. Jack Engelhard, 8/5/2014, 8:30 AM

Obama Signs Additional Funding for Iron Dome

President Barack Obama signs a bill granting an additional $225 million to replenish the Iron Dome system.Elad Benari, 8/5/2014, 4:44 AM

US Promises Intelligence Aid to Locate Abducted Soldier

John Kerry assures Yair Lapid that the US will aid in search for Lt. Hadar Goldin, as operation find abducted soldier continues.Hezki Baruch, Tova Dvorin, 8/2/2014, 10:04 PM

Senate Approves Additional Iron Dome Funding

Senate approves a $225 million bill to replenish the Iron Dome missile defense system. House approval expected as well.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/1/2014, 11:57 PM

UN Blasts Israel for Not Sharing Iron Dome with Hamas

UN's human rights official condemns Israel for "war crimes", cites its failure to share Iron Dome with the "governing authority" of Gaza.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/1/2014, 9:19 PM

Hamas Fires Rockets Following Ceasefire Announcement

Salvo of rockets fired towards Shfela region. Iron Dome intercepts two.Elad Benari, 8/1/2014, 1:42 AM

Congress Scrambling to Approve Iron Dome Boost

Democratic and Republican members of Congress scrambling to seal a $225 million boost to Iron Dome before their recess.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/30/2014, 6:12 AM

Gaza Terrorists Fire Rocket Salvo Towards South and Center

Sirens heard in Eshkol, Ashdod and Tel Aviv. Iron Dome intercepts three rockets.Elad Benari, 7/29/2014, 3:06 AM

Gaza Rocket Salvo Targets Southern and Central Israel

Gaza terrorists fire a salvo of rockets towards southern and central Israel, as Cabinet rejects Kerry's ceasefire.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/25/2014, 9:24 PM

Iron Dome Intercepts Rocket Over Be'er Sheva

Gaza terrorists fire another salvo of rockets towards Be’er Sheva.Elad Benari, 7/22/2014, 3:44 AM

Rockets Hit Eshkol; Third Siren Heard in Tel Aviv

Two rockets from Gaza explodes outside a community in the Eshkol region. Iron Dome intercepts rockets over Tel Aviv.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/18/2014, 9:30 PM

Iron Dome Intercepts 8 Rockets in Latest Attack from Gaza

Hamas responds to Israel’s ground operation in Gaza by firing yet another salvo of rockets.Elad Benari, 7/18/2014, 2:11 AM

Senate Approves Funding Boost for Iron Dome

U.S. Senate panel approves a 50 percent funding boost for the Iron Dome anti-missile system.Elad Benari and AFP, 7/16/2014, 3:13 AM

Iron Dome Intercepts 7 Rockets Over Ashkelon

Gaza terrorists continue to fire rockets as Israel's counterterrorism operation moves along.Elad Benari, 7/14/2014, 12:15 AM

Israel's New Hero: the Father of Iron Dome

Brig. Gen. (res.) Dr. Danny Gold fought thick red tape and fierce opponents to make the life-saving system a reality.Gil Ronen, 7/12/2014, 9:52 PM

IDF Gets Defense Boost in Form of New Iron Dome Battery

The IDF receives an eighth Iron Dome battery which will improve Israel’s ability to defend residents from rocket attacks.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/11/2014, 11:51 PM

Two More Rockets Intercepted Over Tel Aviv

Second rocket attack in two hours targets central Israel. Iron Dome intercepts two rockets.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/11/2014, 9:09 PM

Tel Aviv Targeted by Rockets Again; Islamic Jihad Claims Attack

Iron Dome intercepts Gaza rockets fired at Tel Aviv and Ashdod. Islamic Jihad claims it targeted PM Netanyahu in Tel Aviv attack.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/11/2014, 8:29 PM

Foreign Press in Sderot Gets a Taste of Rocket Sirens

Foreign journalists touring factory burned-down by Gaza rocket witness a rocket shot down by Iron Dome first-hand.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 7/11/2014, 9:05 AM

Watch: Iron Dome Intercepts Missile Over Ashdod

Video shows the Iron Dome anti-missile system shooting down a missile that was headed towards a populated area.Elad Benari, 7/11/2014, 3:15 AM

At Least One Seriously Wounded from Terror Fire in Negev

Mortar fire on Eshkol region causes serious injury. Report of serious injury in Ashdod was wrong.Arutz Sheva, 7/10/2014, 6:06 PM

Missiles Fired at Tel Aviv for the Second Time Thursday

After firing four rockets at the city during the morning commute, Hamas sent another two - in time for lunch.Moshe Cohen, 7/10/2014, 12:30 PM

Gaza Terrorists Fire 6 Rockets at Israel

Two Iron Dome rockets intercept missiles fired at Netivot. Four other rockets fall in empty spaces.Gil Ronen, 6/29/2014, 9:07 PM

Iron Dome Intercepts Two Gaza Rockets

Iron Dome shoots down two rockets fired from Gaza towards the Hof Ashkelon region, just after three Gaza rockets exploded in Eshkol.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/27/2014, 10:34 PM

Rocket Hits Community After Iron Dome Shoots Down Two

Rockets fired within minutes of each other shot down; another rocket fired within an hour later lands in town, no damage reported.Ari Yashar, 6/24/2014, 7:55 PM

Terrorist Rocket Lands Inside Gaza

Hours after Iron Dome shoots down rocket aimed at Ashkelon, 'Color Red' sirens sounded in region; attempt falls short.Ari Yashar, 6/20/2014, 1:42 PM

Iron Dome Shoots Down Gaza Rocket

Rocket neutralized on its way to the coastal city of Ashkelon, just after Hamas threatens 'fires of hell.'Yishai Karov, Ari Yashar, 6/19/2014, 10:26 PM

Anticipating Gaza Flare-Up, Iron Dome Deployed in Coastal Region

IDF prepares for Gaza escalation; confirms kidnapping conducted by Hamas terrorists in Judea and Samaria without orders from Gaza.Kobi Finkler, Ari Yashar, 6/18/2014, 2:02 PM

Iron Dome Intercepts Rockets Over Ashkelon

Iron Dome anti-missile system intercepts two rockets fired by Gaza terrorists before they hit a populated area of Ashkelon.Elad Benari, 6/16/2014, 12:15 AM

Iron Dome Gets Its Golan Debut

The Iron Dome anti-rocket was used for the first time on the Golan Heights Wednesday night.Yaakov Levi, 6/5/2014, 7:56 AM

IDF, US Rehearse for Iran Missile Attack

About 5,000 soldiers take part in simulation of missile attack from Gaza , Lebanon, Syria and Iran.Gil Ronen, 5/18/2014, 9:53 PM

Iron Dome To Receive Numerous Improvements

Rafael officials reveal 'hardware and software improvements' for missile defense system that has success rate over 80%.Ari Yashar, 4/18/2014, 2:27 PM

US Lawmakers Call for Increase in Missile Defense Aid to Israel

Bipartisan request to House committee cites increased threat from Hezbollah, Iran; notes aid 'in America's interest'.Ari Soffer, 4/6/2014, 2:03 PM

Iranian Cleric: Iron Dome Doesn't Work

An Iranian cleric said that Israel's Iron Dome defense system will be useless against Iran's advanced missiles, 4/3/2014, 2:47 PM

False Alarm in Eilat: Iron Dome Mishap, Not Rockets

IDF official now says reports of three grad rockets fired at Eilat were false, mishap at Iron Dome site misinterpreted.Uzi Baruch, 4/1/2014, 8:37 AM

Israel to Get More US Funding for Iron Dome

Israel will get an additional $429 million in US money to expand its Iron Dome program.David Lev, 3/10/2014, 7:09 PM

Israel Produces 'Laser Beam' Defense Technology

Dubbed the 'Iron Beam,' laser defense system against short-range missiles draws comparison to 'Star Wars' weaponry.Tova Dvorin, 2/16/2014, 2:38 PM

Rocket Fired at Ashkelon

For the second time Thursday, Gaza terrorists fire rocket at civilians of Ashkelon. No one was hurt.Gil Ronen, 2/6/2014, 11:23 PM

Terrorists Fire Rocket at Eilat

Two explosions and siren heard in resort city as Iron Dome intercepts a rocket.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/31/2014, 9:57 PM

Torah Scroll Dedicated at Iron Dome Base

Young Israel dedicates scroll in partnership with Berger Fund to base established near Haifa two weeks ago.Ari Yashar, 1/30/2014, 6:31 PM

Man Shot Attempting to Attack Iron Dome Position

An Arab man injured after running at an Iron Dome installation screaming ‘Allahu Akbar’; motive unclear.Maayana Miskin, 1/30/2014, 3:03 PM

Ashdod Breathes Easier with Iron Dome

Southern city received its own anti-missile battery overnight as conflict with Gaza intensifies.Gil Ronen, 1/20/2014, 11:05 AM

Meet the Soldier Who Blocked 5 Missiles: Lt. Aviel Perry

Early Thursday morning, Perry intercepted five Gaza rockets headed straight for Ashkelon.Arutz Sheva staff, 1/20/2014, 9:36 AM

Anger in Ashdod: Where's Iron Dome?

Residents of the southern city demand that the anti-missile battery be stationed nearby.Gil Ronen, 1/20/2014, 9:11 AM

Gaza Rocket Barrage Targets Ashkelon

Iron Dome intercepts five rockets fired at the city of Ashkelon. No physical injuries or damages.Elad Benari, 1/16/2014, 1:57 AM