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'Deceptions and lies'

Lebanon denies weapons are stored at Beirut airport

Lebanese air transport association denies report in The Telegraph that Hezbollah has been storing at Beirut’s main airport, invites journalists for a tour.

Lebanon denies weapons are stored at Beirut airport

Unusual incident:

9 soldiers injured in munitions explosion in Tze'elim base

Two IDF soldiers seriously injured, two soldiers moderately injured and five other soldiers lightly injured. The incident is being investigated.

9 soldiers injured in munitions explosion in Tze'elim base

Pentagon spokesman:

'No final decision on paused weapons shipment'

Pentagon Press Secretary Patrick Ryder tells Channel 13 News: We’re going to continue to provide Israel with the munitions it needs to defend itself.

'No final decision on paused weapons shipment'

Spain:

'We won't allow ships carrying arms to Israel at our ports'

Spanish Foreign Minister says his country will not be allowing ships carrying arms to Israel to call at its ports because "the Middle East does not need more weapons, it needs more peace."

'We won't allow ships carrying arms to Israel at our ports'

Biden administration:

'Israel may have used US weapons illegally in Gaza'

New State Department report says it is “reasonable to assess” that US weapons have been used by Israeli forces in Gaza in ways that are “inconsistent” with international humanitarian law.

'Israel may have used US weapons illegally in Gaza'

56 Congress members call to withhold offensive arms from Israel

Demand to withhold offensive arms from Israel 'picks up steam' as additional members of Congress sign letter in aftermath of World Central Kitchen employees' deaths.

56 Congress members call to withhold offensive arms from Israel

The new queens of battle

We have the manufacturing skills to produce both heavy artillery and battlefield rocket systems. With enough investment, we could transform these particular weapons into major, export items, whose profits would subsidize our own necessary military build up. Op-ed.

The new queens of battle

The haredim are our secret weapon

The rest of the world is also beginning to recognize the unique value of Israel’s religiously committed population.

The haredim are our secret weapon

Report: US may slow defense support for Israel

US may increase bureaucratic difficulties for weapons shipments, slowing deliveries without issuing a formal statement, report says.

Report: US may slow defense support for Israel

The Israeli lesson for Western democracies

All democracies must reorganize their defense establishments to adopt a new war footing, just as Israel has been forced to do. Op-ed.

The Israeli lesson for Western democracies

Report:

White House asks for list of Israel-bound weapons

The White House recently asked the State Department and the Pentagon for a list of all weapons transfers to Israel that are planned or are up for approval in the coming weeks.

White House asks for list of Israel-bound weapons

Guns stolen from Gaza hidden in Hadera school

Reservist allegedly stole multiple rifles and other items from Hamas terrorists and hid them in the school where he works.

Guns stolen from Gaza hidden in Hadera school

Minister to senior IDF rep.:

Why are weapons taken from Judea & Samaria 1st response teams?

IDF representative to the cabinet explained that the reduction of weapons in the region is due to the release of IDF reservists.

Why are weapons taken from Judea & Samaria 1st response teams?

One of largest weapons depots in Gaza found near medical clinic

Hundreds of rockets, launchers, long-range rockets, UAVs, and ready-to-use explosive devices found near a medical clinic and school in Gaza.

One of largest weapons depots in Gaza found near medical clinic

IDF finds mortar shells and weapons inside Gaza kindergarten

IDF troops locate dozens of mortar shells and weapons were hidden by Hamas in kindergarten and elementary school.

IDF finds mortar shells and weapons inside Gaza kindergarten

Ben-Gvir: 1,700 weapon licenses issued daily

Since Oct. 7, 236,006 applications for private weapons licenses have been submitted to the Ministry of National Security firearms division.

Ben-Gvir: 1,700 weapon licenses issued daily

Report: Israel promised not to distribute M16s in Judea, Samaria

Biden administration sold Israel M16s on condition they would not be distributed to security squads in Judea and Samaria, report says.

Report: Israel promised not to distribute M16s in Judea, Samaria

Ben-Gvir: 'Remove the shackles from police and soldiers'

The Ministerial Committee approved a bill to avoid prosecuting police officers and soldiers for actions taken while protecting IDF bases.

Ben-Gvir: 'Remove the shackles from police and soldiers'

Weapons reform:

Civilian who neutralizes terrorist won't have weapon taken

Min. Itamar Ben Gvir and Israel Police agree on new policy allowing civilians who neutralize active terrorists to maintain their weapons.

Civilian who neutralizes terrorist won't have weapon taken

Ben Gvir to Mayor of Tayibe:

'Your friends are voting against the weapons law'

National Security Minister tells Mayor of Arab city that the Arab MKs opposed a law meant to fight the phenomenon of illegal weapons.

'Your friends are voting against the weapons law'

Weapons found in cookie jar in central Israel

Police uncover weapons hidden in cookie jar in Lod school.

Weapons found in cookie jar in central Israel

German cops seize grenades, crossbow from far-right extremist

Search of anti-government group follower's home also reveals stash of thousands of rounds of ammo, semiautomatic pistols, clubs and knives.

German cops seize grenades, crossbow from far-right extremist

Three arrested for importing weapons parts hidden in toys

Joint operation reveals: Toys sent in packages from abroad are found to contain weapons parts.

Three arrested for importing weapons parts hidden in toys

Weapon stolen from supermarket security guard in central Israel

Two suspects wearing helmets attack security guard in Petah Tikva, steal his personal weapon.

Weapon stolen from supermarket security guard in central Israel

Ukraine:

'We received just 10 percent of the weapons we requested'

Ukraine's deputy defense minister says the country has received just 10 percent of the weapons it requested from the West.

'We received just 10 percent of the weapons we requested'

Police: Arabs accounted for 82% of crimes with deadly firearms

While Arab citizens account for an overwhelming majority of deadly weapons cases in the country, only a small number end up behind bars.

Police: Arabs accounted for 82% of crimes with deadly firearms

Security forces thwart attempt to smuggle 2.5m worth of drugs

IDF and Israel Police troops thwart smuggling attempt of 37 weapons and drugs worth 2,500,000 NIS.

Security forces thwart attempt to smuggle 2.5m worth of drugs

Attempted smuggling of 7,000 bullets to Gaza thwarted

Customs officials in southern Israel discover 7,000 9mm bullets hidden in rolls of insulation material.

Attempted smuggling of 7,000 bullets to Gaza thwarted

US Navy tests high-energy laster weapon in Gulf of Aden

A US Navy ship has tested a high-energy laser weapon in the Gulf of Aden, successfully hitting a static target.

US Navy tests high-energy laster weapon in Gulf of Aden

Weapons reissued to officers who eliminated terrorist

"You acted exactly as expected," said Border Police chief. Meanwhile, Commissioner insists: "No escalation; these were isolated incidents."

Weapons reissued to officers who eliminated terrorist

Security guards laid off must deposit their weapons

Government orders owners of security firms to ensure that all guards laid off for more than a week deposit their weapons with firm.

Security guards laid off must deposit their weapons

Arrested: Pawn shop owner linked to Jersey City shooters

The number & address of Ahmed A-Hady, 35, was found in the pants pocket of the male shooter in Jersey City's mass shooting.

Arrested: Pawn shop owner linked to Jersey City shooters

Attempt to smuggle weapons parts into PA thwarted

Equipment found by inspectors at Tarqumiah crossing includes triggers and springs, silencers, various kinds of bullets, drilling machinery.

Attempt to smuggle weapons parts into PA thwarted

Suspicious Arabs caught after approaching fence in Samaria

Soldiers identify Arabs approaching fence and give chase. Suspects found to be carrying M16 rifle and knife, transferred for questioning.

Suspicious Arabs caught after approaching fence in Samaria

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.

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

Netanyahu's security guards have a new weapon

The anti-drone rifle is a product of the Chinese company HIKVISION, which sells it to security forces and police around the world.

Netanyahu's security guards have a new weapon

Smuggling of Jordanian weapons into Israel foiled

Israeli police thwart the smuggling of dozens of pistols and submachine guns from Jordan into Israel.

Smuggling of Jordanian weapons into Israel foiled

IDF confiscates illegal weapons in Hevron area

M-16 rifle, two self-manufactured pistols and large amounts of ammunition confiscated after troops spot suspicious vehicle trying to flee.

IDF confiscates illegal weapons in Hevron area

Two terrorists captured in Kedumim area

IDF capture two terrorists approaching Kedumim; security forces capture seven terrorists, money, incitement propaganda.

Two terrorists captured in Kedumim area

The weapons of the Gaza terrorists

IDF spokesperson publishes pictures of the weapons carried by the two terrorists who shot at IDF soldiers during 'terror march' on Friday.

The weapons of the Gaza terrorists

Weapons confiscated in village near car-ramming attack

Soldier seriously injured in attack in which 2 murdered out of immediate danger. Weapons found in terrorist's village, 8 suspects arrested.

Weapons confiscated in village near car-ramming attack

Security guard attacked in Ramat Gan

Unknown assailant attempts to steal security guard's weapon, delivers a blow to his head before escaping.

Security guard attacked in Ramat Gan

Ammunition, automatic weapon, found in Israeli Arab city

Police find AK-47, ammunition, in central Israeli Arab city.

Ammunition, automatic weapon, found in Israeli Arab city

Israeli bus attacked by Arab stone-throwers in Samaria

Potential stabbing attack thwarted near Jewish town in Samaria. Israeli bus targeted by Arab stone-throwers.

Israeli bus attacked by Arab stone-throwers in Samaria

Suspicious car and a heavy bag: Arab caught smuggling weapons

IDF soldier says suspicious car had no license plates, trunk contained unusually heavy bag.

Suspicious car and a heavy bag: Arab caught smuggling weapons

Brig. General suspended for 2 weeks

IDF suspends general accused of illegal possession of military and civilian equipment.

Brig. General suspended for 2 weeks

Brig. General suspected of illegal weapons possession

Senior officer has rifle, pistol, ammunition, and washing machine in container he took from base to base.

Brig. General suspected of illegal weapons possession

PA sets conditions for Hamas

Ahead of reconciliation talks between PA and Hamas, Abbas asserts: There will be no Palestinian state until Hamas gives up its weapons.

PA sets conditions for Hamas

Indictment filed against Arab officer in charge of armory

Arab police officer in charge of Jerusalem armory is indicted for theft, subversion of legal processes, and weapons crimes.

Indictment filed against Arab officer in charge of armory

IDF soldier injured by Arab stone-throwers

Arabs throw rocks at IDF soldiers operating near Jericho, security forces confiscate illegal firearms.

IDF soldier injured by Arab stone-throwers

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IDF strikes back against weapons theft

IDF issues new orders for protecting weapons storehouses in the face of a wave of thefts since the beginning of the year.

IDF strikes back against weapons theft

Family of deceased officer finds cache of weapons in apartment

Retired officer tells son of hidden collection of weapons and ammunition in secret room of his apartment before passing away.

Family of deceased officer finds cache of weapons in apartment

Security forces foil smuggling attempt

Israeli security officials discover Israeli Arabs attempting to smuggle pistol and magazines past checkpoint.

Security forces foil smuggling attempt

Feiglin: Tell Trump 'no thanks'

Former Likud MK says Trump is arming Saudi Arabia with weapons which may be used against Israel.

Feiglin: Tell Trump 'no thanks'

Arabs throw explosives at IDF soldiers

IDF forces attacked during routine security activity in Judea and Samaria which sees numerous arrests and confiscation of weapons.

Arabs throw explosives at IDF soldiers

IDF cracks down on terror, nabs terrorist gunman

IDF conducts operations across Judea and Samaria which see the confiscation of illegal weapons - and the arrest of a terrorist.

IDF cracks down on terror, nabs terrorist gunman

Arabs steal rifles from sleeping soldiers

Two Arabs infiltrate army base and steal weapons from sleeping soldiers. Suspects caught, but attempts still underway to locate the weapons.

Arabs steal rifles from sleeping soldiers

Terrorists bought weapons on the internet

IDF completes military operation sparked by discovery of weapons in package sent via post.

Terrorists bought weapons on the internet

Paratroopers fight terror

Binyamin Brigade works to provide Jewish citizens with normal lives, security

Paratroopers fight terror

'The number one threat in Judea and Samaria'

Senior officer in Judea and Samaria: Shooting attacks have become easier due to large number of weapons in hands of terrorists.

'The number one threat in Judea and Samaria'