Soldiers lied to avoid training

Dozens of soldiers feign skin irritation after several friends contract disease and base shut down. IDF: 'They'll be handily dealt with.'Mordechai Sones, 6/19/2017, 7:44 PM

Rivlin to soldiers: I came to say thank you

President Rivlin arrives at Damascus Gate, speaks to soldiers, hands out cake.Orly Harari, 6/19/2017, 12:52 PM

German solider sympathizes with Hamas, gets thrown out of army

German soldier denies Israel's right to exist, then claims language difficulties prevented him from fully understanding survey.Ben Shaul, 6/19/2017, 11:43 AM

IDF fighter collapses, in serious condition

A fighter in an elite unit of the IDF collapsed today during a massive training hike held by his unit in northern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2017, 2:58 PM

Religious soldier attacked by haredi deserters

Haredim curse, chase, and throw objects at kippah-wearing IDF soldier.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2017, 10:33 AM

3 soldiers arrested - following terrorist complaint

3 soldiers from the Nahal brigade are being held on suspicions that they exerted force against a terrorist while arresting him in Hevron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2017, 7:51 AM

New bracelet to alert IDF of soldiers' condition in battle

New 'smart watch' to provide IDF medics with real-time info on soldiers' well-being.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/20/2017, 11:30 AM

'The mitzvah of hospitality began in Hevron'

Hevron resident responds to radical-left organization's report that locals 'manipulate' soldiers by taking them in on Shabbat.Tal Polon, 1/31/2017, 11:26 AM

Soldier killed in working accident in the Golan

Soldier from the Golani Brigade killed while fixing an armored personnel carrier at the Al Furan base in the Golan Heights.Kobi Finkler, 1/16/2017, 11:14 PM

Hamas hacks soldiers' phones by posing as women

Hamas terrorists hacked into dozens of Israeli combat soldiers’ cellphones by posing as attractive Israeli women on Facebook.JTA, 1/12/2017, 1:31 PM

Tell the Rabbis: Officer Training School has become a mixed unit

Expose: The Besheva newspaper brings testimony from religious cadets and officers of grave conduct at OTS in violation of standing orders.Avishai Greentzweig, Besheva, 12/29/2016, 3:24 PM

Soldiers accidentally enter Arab village

Two soldiers enter Dura, near Hevron, and pelted with rocks. Security forces rescue them safely.Ido Ben Porat, 10/6/2016, 11:49 PM

Soldiers attacked after mistakenly entering Tulkarem

Two soldiers lost their way, apparently because of the navigation app they were using - and ended up in Tulkarem.Uzi Baruch, 9/12/2016, 9:58 PM

Teens attack police at 'draft party'

When they answered a noise complaint, police officers did not expect to find underage drinkers at a "draft party" - who attacked them.Rachel Kaplan, 8/21/2016, 1:18 PM

Watch: Our soldiers speak

Arutz Sheva interviews Our Soldiers Speak, a new initiative to give actively serving IDF and police servicemen a voice to the world.Eliran Aharon, 8/21/2016, 12:27 PM

IDF punishes soldiers for allegedly throwing stun grenade

The Israeli army on Thursday jailed one soldier and sanctioned two others for apparently throwing a stun grenade at some Palestinians.AFP, 8/18/2016, 6:33 PM

Attempted stabbing attack in Samaria

Terrorist shot dead while trying to stab soldiers at the entrance to Shechem Sunday afternoon.Uzi Baruch, 7/31/2016, 3:25 PM

Watch: Israelis, Americans embark on 'Ventures'

Arutz Sheva gets an inside look at "Ventures," where elite technology ex-soldiers meet US business students to bring their ideas to life.Yoni Kempinski, 7/31/2016, 2:55 PM

'Political indoctrination of Hevron soldiers? Nonsense'

Nationalist activist Baruch Marzel rejects claims by radical left in Channel 2 report, advises that they 'learn to honor the soldiers.'Eliran Aharon, 5/20/2016, 8:01 AM

Combat soldiers kept in jail even after suspicions fell flat

Honenu accuses police of applying same 'invalid norms' against 'Hilltop Youth' towards soldiers, over handling of Arab claims of assault.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2016, 8:35 PM

Three Soldiers Banned from Ascending Temple Mount in Uniform

Legal rights group Honenu claims the three soldiers were arrested simply for looking like observant Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2015, 10:33 AM

Christian Soldier Admits He Made Up Story of Attack

A soldier who claimed that he had been attacked while wearing an IDF uniform in Nazareth said Monday that he had made up the whole story.Moshe Cohen, 7/13/2015, 8:23 PM

Watch: Soon-to-be IDF Soldiers Attend Pre-Enlistment Party

The Association for the Wellbeing of Israel’s Soldiers thanks new recruits just before they become IDF soldiers.Yoni Kempinski, 7/2/2015, 4:45 AM

Two Terrorists Arrested When They Try to Stab Soldiers

Two terrorists tried to stab an IDF soldier Sunday night near the Yakir Junction in central Samaria. They were arrested.Yaakov Levi, 5/3/2015, 10:55 PM

Thanking the Soldiers in Hevron on Hanukkah

Residents and regional head thank 'heroic soldiers' who defend them in moving Hanukkah candle lighting ceremony - and throughout the year.Yishai Karov, Ari Yashar, 12/22/2014, 11:04 AM

Legal Aid Group Heightens Campaign to Defend Soldiers

With escalation of attacks, Honenu hands out legal aid cards so that soldiers 'come out alive and innocent in court.'Ari Yashar, 11/11/2014, 9:44 AM

IDF Soldiers' Salaries To Increase in 2015

Soldiers are expected to receive 800-1000 NIS per month. IDF spokesman: 'We must ensure a soldier has enough to support himself.'Cynthia Blank , 10/20/2014, 3:59 PM

Report Shows Ethiopian Soldiers Still Struggling

One out of every four IDF soldiers of Ethiopian background drops out of their service before it is completed, an army report said.Yaakov Levi, 9/28/2014, 5:29 PM

Coalition Chairman Calls for Leftist Reservists' Dismissal

MK Yariv Levin blasts soldiers who published refusal to serve in elite unit. Levin: 'They do not deserve the privilege of serving.'Tova Dvorin, Chicago, 9/12/2014, 7:55 PM

IDF Chief Cantor Sings Mi Sheberach for Soldiers

IDF Chief Cantor releases a Mi Sheberach prayer for IDF soldiers.Arutz Sheva North America, 8/1/2014, 8:36 PM