Following Syria Strikes, IDF Moves Iron Dome to North

IDF moves two anti-missile installations to north following alleged Syria airstrikes.Maayana Miskin, 5/5/2013, 12:55 PM

Hagel to Bring News of More Iron Dome Funding

US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is expected to confirm the US has approved another $400 million for the Iron Dome defense system. Chana Ya'ar, 4/17/2013, 1:11 PM

Jordan May Have Also Been Struck in Rocket Attack

The Jordanian port city of Aqaba may also have been struck Wednesday morning in a rocket attack launched from Sinai.Chana Ya'ar, 4/17/2013, 11:03 AM

Pentagon Requests More Funding for Iron Dome

The Pentagon has requested $220.3 million to bolster Iron Dome, despite broader cuts to U.S. military spending.Elad Benari, 4/17/2013, 5:16 AM

Iron Dome Returns to South After Renewed Rocket Attacks

Recent rocket attacks on southern Israel have prompted the IDF to redeploy the Iron Dome anti-missile batteries in the region.Elad Benari, 4/9/2013, 5:42 AM

Judea and Samaria are Our Iron Dome

MK Shaked made the analogy. Why is she correct?Mark Langfan, 4/4/2013, 12:04 AM

IDF Adds Fifth Iron Dome Battery

The Israeli military has added another Iron Dome battery to its arsenal of anti-missile defense systems.Chana Ya'ar, 4/3/2013, 5:59 PM

New Obama Schedule: Bethlehem Yes, Iron Dome No

An updated schedule for U.S. President Obama's visit to Israel indicates that he will visit the PA twice, but not an Iron Dome field unitDavid Lev, 3/11/2013, 5:57 PM

Rand Paul: It's not Our Business Where Israelis Build

The senator spoke at The Iron Dome Congressional Tribute, a celebration of the U.S.-Israel alliance.Arutz Sheva, 3/2/2013, 7:41 PM

Lt. Gen. Obering: Iron Dome’s Lessons Learned

Former head of U.S. Missile Defense Agency analyzes the elements that turned Iron Dome into a success story.Mark Langfan, 2/28/2013, 3:29 PM

Is Iron Dome Euphoria Justified?

Israel’s deterrence capability has not been enhanced by the Iron Dome and it may initiate an arms race among Israel’s enemies to try and defeat it. Moreover, its success lowers the chance for Israeli punitive actions that are needed for deterrence. Prof. Avi Kober, 2/26/2013, 10:24 PM

Revealed: ‘Iron Dome’ was Down as Iran Threatened

The rocket defense system in northern Israel was down for weeks due to flooding – while Iran threatened via Syria and Hizbullah.Maayana Miskin, 2/26/2013, 9:29 AM

Iron Dome Stationed Near Tel Aviv for Several Days

Anti-missile defense system will be placed near Tel Aviv, as part of the process of turning it operational.Gil Ronen, 2/25/2013, 12:12 PM

Congress, Jewish Leaders Gear Up for Iron Dome Tribute

Members of Congress to unite, along with leaders of the Jewish community, to pay tribute to the success of Iron Dome. Arutz Sheva staff, 2/18/2013, 4:00 PM

Haifa: Airport Cleared for Security Reasons

Plane owners told to clear the airport for security reasons. Move may be connected to new anti-missile installation. Maayana Miskin, 2/6/2013, 4:01 PM

Israel Deploys Third Iron Dome Battery in North

A third Iron Dome anti-missile defense system has been deployed in northern Israel, a week after alleged Syria airstrike.Elad Benari, 2/6/2013, 4:43 AM

Report: Hizbullah Sets Up Bases Near Syria's Chemical Arsenal

Hizbullah terrorists are setting up bases in Syria close to known chemical weapons storage facilities, according to an Israeli media outlet.Chana Ya'ar, 1/28/2013, 12:03 PM

Iron Dome Deployed in North to Defend Against Syrian WMDs

The Iron Dome defense system has been installed in northern Israel, according to the IDF, due to the escalating civil war in Syria. Chana Ya'ar, 1/27/2013, 2:56 PM

IAF Tests Upgraded Iron Dome Rocket

The Israel Air Force on Monday conducted a successful test of an upgraded Iron Dome rocket systemDavid Lev, 1/21/2013, 7:10 PM

Workers Protest Iron Dome Parts Factory Shutdown

Hundreds of workers could be left jobless in March when an American firm closes its Iron Dome parts factory in Lod.Chana Ya'ar, 12/19/2012, 4:52 PM

Panetta: 'Iron Dome Does Not Start Wars. It Helps Prevent Wars'

The U.S. and Israel hailed the performance of Iron Dome defense system in combating recent attacks launched by terrorists in the Gaza Strip.Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/30/2012, 2:27 PM

Magic Wand Missile Defense System Test a Success

The IDF on Sunday tested the “Magic Wand defense system designed to shoot down long range missiles fired at Israel.David Lev, 11/25/2012, 9:52 PM

Israel Pushing Ahead with Next Anti-Missile System

In the wake of the great success of Iron Dome, Israel is now pushing ahead with the development of the Magic Wand system.Elad Benari, 11/25/2012, 4:59 AM

Has the Iron Dome Weakened Israel's Resolve?

The Iron Dome saved many lives, but has other effects as well. Dan Reznik, 11/25/2012, 12:48 AM

Netanyahu: Ground Campaign Might be Necessary After All

On his Facebook page, Prime Minister Netanyahu said that 'next time' would be different if Hamas didn't keep the cease-fire, David Lev, 11/22/2012, 9:59 AM

Iron Dome Engineers: With Time System Will Improve Significantly

The engineers of Iron Dome missile defense system said that they believe that with time "the percentage of interceptions will only go up." Rachel Hirshfeld, 11/20/2012, 2:33 PM

McCain: Former President Clinton Should Lead Cease-Fire Talks

Sen. John McCain suggested that President Obama should send former President Bill Clinton to lead cease-fire talks.Rachel Hirshfeld, 11/20/2012, 8:49 AM

Missile Hits Next to Bus in Be’er Sheva, No Serious Injuries

Miracle in Be’er Sheva: Bus passengers escaped serious injuries when a Hamas missile struck. Iron Dome intercepted 8 other rockets. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/20/2012, 8:39 AM

Man Lightly Hurt by Iron Dome Fallout

A man was lightly hurt Monday evening when fallout from an Iron Dome interception smashed into the windshield of his car.Chana Ya'ar, 11/19/2012, 7:44 PM

Did Iron Dome Malfunction Let In Lethal Rocket?

Reports: Iron Dome near Kiryat Malachi was out of order for 30 minutes Thursday. A missile killed 3.Gil Ronen, 11/19/2012, 11:41 AM

Barak, U.S. Ambassador Praise Iron Dome

U.S. Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro said that the U.S. would provide Israel with $300 million for further Iron Dome development. David Lev, 11/18/2012, 5:27 PM

Iron Dome Stops 2 Missiles Over Ashkelon

Residents in Ashkelon suffered no injuries after the Iron Dome anti-missile defense system intercepted two rockets early Sunday afternoon.Chana Ya'ar, 11/18/2012, 1:44 PM

Iron Dome Intercepts Two Missiles on Tel Aviv

Iron Dome intercepts two missiles on Tel Aviv and Ashdod. Massive rocket barrage in two hours. Hamas says truce is near. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/18/2012, 10:54 AM

Rockets on Southern Cities, Homes Hit

Gaza terrorists continue attacks with Grad rockets on Ofakim and Ashkelon and several attacks on the Eshkol region.Maayana Miskin, 11/16/2012, 9:18 AM

Iron Dome Stops 80 Rockets

Although over 250 rockets have been fired at Israel since Wednesday, the Iron Dome System was successful in preventing more casualties.Annie Lubin, 11/15/2012, 6:30 PM

More than 100 Rockets Fired at Southern Israel

Gaza-based terrorists fire a barrage of rockets at southern Israel. Iron Dome intercepts 20 of the rockets.Elad Benari, 11/15/2012, 6:42 AM

Barak Takes Part in Patriot Missile Launching Exercise

Defense Minister Ehud Barak on hand during a live test firing of a Patriot missile.Elad Benari, 11/14/2012, 6:14 AM

Iron Dome Stops Missile Attacks on Ashkelon

The Iron Dome anti-missile system intercepted two Grad rockets aimed at the strategic port city of Ashkelon Monday. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/12/2012, 1:28 PM

Iron Dome Upgraded to Meet Iranian Missile Threat

Barak hails "another brilliant achievement" that makes the system efficient against Fajr, Zelzal missiles.Arutz Sheva, 11/4/2012, 9:27 PM

Peres Calls on World to Push Iranians to Revolt

Israel's President Shimon Peres has called on world leaders to encourage an Iranian grassroots revolt.Chana Ya'ar, 10/18/2012, 2:58 PM

Iron Dome Deployed to Protect Tel Aviv

For the first time ever, the anti-missile system has been deployed to protect central Israel.Gil Ronen, 9/5/2012, 11:01 PM

Peres: Israel Will be Able to Deal with Any Threat

Peres at Israel Defense Prize ceremony: I suggest that our enemies not underestimate our capabilities.Elad Benari, 9/4/2012, 6:44 AM

NJDC Scours Streets of Israel to Find Obama Supporters

The National Jewish Democratic Council released an ad featuring testimonies from Israelis 'thanking Obama.'Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/16/2012, 4:42 PM

Panetta to Netanyahu: We Won't Let Iran Acquire Nukes

US Secy of Defense Leon Panetta assured Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu America will block Iran from “ever acquiring a nuclear weapon.” Chana Ya'ar, 8/1/2012, 5:36 PM

Barak Tells Panetta Israel Will Decide on Iran

Defense Minister Ehud Barak has informed US Defense Secy Leon Panetta that Israel will make its own decisions on how to deal with Iran.Chana Ya'ar, 8/1/2012, 3:12 PM

Krauthammer: No Israel Supporters Will Vote For Obama

Krauthammer: No one who is pro-Israel will vote for Obama unless they have “been in a coma for three-and-a-half years.”Rachel Hirshfeld , 7/29/2012, 5:37 PM

Iron Dome Defenses Increasing by 2013

Two more Iron Dome anti-missile defense systems are to be delivered to Israel by early next year, IDF sources said.Chana Ya'ar, 7/29/2012, 8:43 AM

Israel Deploys Iron Dome System Near Eilat

The Israeli army has placed an Iron Dome air defense system battery by the Red Sea resort of Eilat near the border with Egypt.Rachel Hirshfeld , 7/13/2012, 2:51 PM

Iron Dome Battery Placed in Eilat

Iron Dome anti-missile battery placed in the city of Eilat, IDF says it is part of a program testing the system's integration capabilities.Elad Benari, 7/12/2012, 2:16 AM

Terrorists Fire Four Grad Missiles at Netivot

Terrorists from Gaza fire a barrage of four Grad missiles at Netivot. Iron Dome intercepts two of them.Elad Benari, 6/26/2012, 11:06 PM

Kassam Rockets Fail to Silence Wedding Bells

Neither rain, sleet – nor Kassams – can silence wedding bells, but the ceremony was moved from a kibbutz to bear Tel Aviv. Mazal tov.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/26/2012, 12:35 PM

Grad Missiles Shot Down by Iron Dome

Gaza terrorists launched more attacks on Israel on Saturday night, firing five Grad rockets at Ashkelon. Iron Dome shot them down.Maayana Miskin, 6/23/2012, 10:46 PM

Gaza Rocket Attacks on Southern Israel 'Resume'

Gaza terrorists launched another rocket attack on southern Israel Thursday afternoon, aiming at the Sha'ar HaNegev district. Chana Ya'ar, 6/21/2012, 4:30 PM

Coming Soon: Iron Dome 2.0

System's next stage to include advances in interception capabilities and respond to a wider range of threats.Gil Ronen, 6/17/2012, 8:44 PM

Soldiers to Fire 'Mini Iron Dome' in Enemy Territory

IDF project will allow soldiers behind enemy lines to fire missiles that intercept enemy launches.Gil Ronen, 5/24/2012, 7:31 PM

Haniyeh Criticizes U.S. Aid to Israel

Hamas’ Prime Minister in Gaza criticizes the U.S. decision to provide Israel with aid to purchase additional Iron Dome batteries.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/19/2012, 1:16 AM

U.S. Approves $70 Million in Iron Dome Aid

Defense Minister Ehud Barak meets U.S. counterpart in Washington, says defense relations were never strongerGil Ronen, 5/17/2012, 10:02 PM