Defense/Security

Israel concerned by Russian satellite to be provided to Iran

Israel concerned by Russian satellite to be provided to Iran

The advanced satellite system will give Tehran the ability to track military bases in Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/06/2021 01:38
Umm al-Fahm: He threw shingles, shot at police - and was arrested

Umm al-Fahm: He threw shingles, shot at police - and was arrested

Shabak, Israel Police, arrest Arab who shot at police officers working to calm Umm al-Fahm riots.Ido Ben Porat, 11/06/2021 16:04
They fired towards the Gaza border - and were removed from IDF

They fired towards the Gaza border - and were removed from IDF

IDF: Commander who ordered tank to fire at uninvolved Gazans near border will be removed from his position.Kobi Finkler, 11/06/2021 12:32
Arabs hurl brick at passenger bus

Arabs hurl brick at passenger bus

Bus traveling near Jerusalem, filled with families with children, is attacked by rock-throwing Arab terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/06/2021 09:08
Terrorist who murdered yeshiva student Yehuda Guetta indicted

Terrorist who murdered yeshiva student Yehuda Guetta indicted

Terrorist who murdered student in shooting attack last month to be tried for attack, murder.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2021 16:45
Former Chief of Staff: There is no existential threat to the State of Israel

Former Chief of Staff: There is no existential threat to the State of Israel

Gadi Eizenkot: We must continue to ensure that Iran does not have atomic capabilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2021 06:43
PA report: Two security officers shot dead by Israeli troops

PA report: Two security officers shot dead by Israeli troops

PA sources: Two Palestinian Arab security personnel killed by gunfire from Israeli troops operating in Jenin. No injuries to Israeli forces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2021 05:03
Drones and weapons seized on their way to Gaza

Drones and weapons seized on their way to Gaza

Civil Administration employees help thwart more than 1,000 attempts to smuggle mail packages containing military equipment into Gaza Strip.Ido Ben Porat, 10/06/2021 01:07
'Strengthening social solidarity is our most important mission'

'Strengthening social solidarity is our most important mission'

Defense Minister Gantz speaks at ceremony marking the crrival of the “Oz” component of the navy's new  “Sa’ar 6” Corvettes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 21:45
Brig. Gen. Winter summoned over conversation with Bennett

Brig. Gen. Winter summoned over conversation with Bennett

Chief of Staff summons high-ranking general over conversation with then-cabinet minister Bennett during 2014 war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 20:47
Chief of Staff Aviv Kochavi: 'Gaza terror groups suffered a very harsh blow'

Chief of Staff Aviv Kochavi: 'Gaza terror groups suffered a very harsh blow'

'Nothing is impossible, regardless of budget and efficacy,' IDF Chief of Staff emphasizes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 15:01
Syria claims Israel carried out air strike from Lebanese airspace

Syria claims Israel carried out air strike from Lebanese airspace

Syrian media reports say the country’s air defense systems were activated against “Israeli aggression”.Elad Benari, 09/06/2021 01:03
Jordanians who planned to carry out attack in Jerusalem released

Jordanians who planned to carry out attack in Jerusalem released

The two infiltrated Israel during Operation Guardian of the Walls and planned to attack soldiers.Elad Benari, 08/06/2021 23:42
Watch: Arabs hurl explosive devices in Abu Dis, Jerusalem

Watch: Arabs hurl explosive devices in Abu Dis, Jerusalem

Intense riots erupt during security operation in Abu Dis, Jerusalem-area Arab town. Arabs hurl 6 explosive devices at Border Police forces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/06/2021 11:38
IDF: Intel officer who died in prison damaged national security for personal motives

IDF: Intel officer who died in prison damaged national security for personal motives

IDF releases report showing officer acted for personal motives in manners which severely affected national security.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2021 18:31
Abbas pays $42,000 to family of terrorist who murdered 2 Israelis

Abbas pays $42,000 to family of terrorist who murdered 2 Israelis

In 2015, Muhannad Halabi stabbed 2 civilians to death and wounded a 2-year-old. Now the PA is giving money to his family.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2021 16:29
IDF to allow family to view indictment against dead intelligence officer

IDF to allow family to view indictment against dead intelligence officer

Military prosecution holds hearing, allows family of dead intelligence officer to examine indictment against him.Kobi Finkler, 07/06/2021 15:02
Lior Lotan: Working assumption is that Avera Mengistu is still alive

Lior Lotan: Working assumption is that Avera Mengistu is still alive

Avera Mengistu, missing Ethiopian-Israeli, is assumed to still be alive, former prisoners coordinator Lior Lotan says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2021 11:20
Concerns of Bedouin violence force IDF to alter commanders course

Concerns of Bedouin violence force IDF to alter commanders course

IDF cancels plans to hold navigation week in open areas in south - due to concerns of Bedouin violence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2021 08:55
Suspected infiltration at northern border, residents ordered to stay at home

Suspected infiltration at northern border, residents ordered to stay at home

Flares fired following suspicious movement near fence on Lebanese border. Locals asked to remain in their homes.Kobi Finkler, 06/06/2021 23:22
First time: Israeli F-35 in international exercise

First time: Israeli F-35 in international exercise

Israel's newest, most advanced combat aircraft to be used in exercise with US, British, and Italian counterparts for first time.Kobi Finkler, 06/06/2021 11:43
Israel believes breakthrough in returning Hamas captives closer than ever

Israel believes breakthrough in returning Hamas captives closer than ever

Israel has changed its policy on humanitarian aid to Gaza to force issue of missing soldiers and civilians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/06/2021 08:46
Arabs infiltrate Jewish town, set fire to synagogue

Arabs infiltrate Jewish town, set fire to synagogue

Arab terrorists infiltrate Oz Zion, attempt to set its synagogue on fire.Orly Harari, 05/06/2021 23:31
Military court increases sentences of Ramallah lynch suspects

Military court increases sentences of Ramallah lynch suspects

Twenty years after Ramallah lynching, military court adjusts the sentences of two suspects to reflect changes in the charges against them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/06/2021 23:13
'Concrete threats to Bennett's life,' security official tells Arutz Sheva

'Concrete threats to Bennett's life,' security official tells Arutz Sheva

Security official tells Arutz Sheva: 'Defense establishment very concerned, taking threats to Naftali Bennett's life very seriously.'Hezki Baruch, 05/06/2021 21:43
Yahya Sinwar: G-d has decreed that we must attack Tel Aviv

Yahya Sinwar: G-d has decreed that we must attack Tel Aviv

Yahya Sinwar, leader of Hamas in Gaza, reveals how terror group plans to destroy Tel Aviv, says Israel destroyed just 3% of Hamas tunnels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/06/2021 21:20
After Arab riots, gov't approves anti-crime plan

After Arab riots, gov't approves anti-crime plan

Government approves an appeal for extra police resources to handle the work generated by Operation Law and OrderShlomo Witty, 04/06/2021 14:34
Belev Echad: A weekend of emotional healing for wounded soldiers

Belev Echad: A weekend of emotional healing for wounded soldiers

"Everyone understands where we’re coming from and we feel heard. It’s hard to explain to people who haven’t been through it themselves.”Yoni Kempinski, 04/06/2021 12:56
Masked assailants fire dozens of bullets at Ynet journalist's home and vehicle

Masked assailants fire dozens of bullets at Ynet journalist's home and vehicle

Masked assailants fire at home of Ynet's Arab affairs correspondent, bullets hit inches from his children's heads.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/06/2021 14:02
The IDF no longer 'kills' terrorists - it 'thwarts' them

The IDF no longer 'kills' terrorists - it 'thwarts' them

The word 'kill' no longer appears in IDF opening fire regulations. PC trumps state security, organization says.Ido Ben Porat, 03/06/2021 09:55
Lod: Arab girls attempt to drown Jewish girl in swimming pool

Lod: Arab girls attempt to drown Jewish girl in swimming pool

'I didn't understand what she wanted from my life, but then she made a motion on my neck as if she was slitting it,' 11-year-old H. says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/06/2021 12:43
Min. Amir Ohana: 'New policy supports the right to self-defense'

Min. Amir Ohana: 'New policy supports the right to self-defense'

Under new police policy, weapons fired in self-defense can be confiscated for up to 48 hours.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/06/2021 10:27
'The terrorist shouted 'Allahu Akbar' and started shooting'

'The terrorist shouted 'Allahu Akbar' and started shooting'

Benaya Peretz, who was seriously wounded in the attack at Tapuah junction, recalls the attack from his hospital bed.Ben Ariel, 02/06/2021 03:59
Israeli defense exports hit $8.3 billion

Israeli defense exports hit $8.3 billion

Israel's defense sales rose 15% in 2020, reaching second highest figure ever, with nearly half of sales going to Asia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/06/2021 14:00
Gantz discusses Iran's nuclear armament with US senators

Gantz discusses Iran's nuclear armament with US senators

Defense Minister Gantz meets with US Sen. Ted Cruz, Bill Hagerty, to discuss recent Gaza war and other issues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/06/2021 13:26
Outgoing Mossad chief: We penetrated the heart of the Iranian enemy

Outgoing Mossad chief: We penetrated the heart of the Iranian enemy

Outgoing Mossad chief at farewell event: We penetrated the heart of the Iranian enemy. We worked tirelessly to reveal its dark secrets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/05/2021 23:56
Rock-throwing terrorists to be charged with attempted murder?

Rock-throwing terrorists to be charged with attempted murder?

'This was a serious rock attack, it could have ended with deadly results,' Honenu attorney says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/05/2021 14:41
Security official wounded in terror attack had gun confiscated

Security official wounded in terror attack had gun confiscated

Town security chief had to fight off terrorist with his bare hands after police confiscated his gun over complaints by Bedouin criminals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/05/2021 13:31
Egypt demanding to lead Gaza reconstruction

Egypt demanding to lead Gaza reconstruction

Israel-Gaza ceasefire deal is Egypt's chance to prove itself to US Pres. Biden, senior Egyptian diplomat says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/05/2021 10:50
1 wounded in terrorist stabbing attack in Gaza border town

1 wounded in terrorist stabbing attack in Gaza border town

Terrorist armed with knives shot and neutralized after stabbing town security coordinator near Gaza border.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/05/2021 06:41
Outgoing Mossad Chief Yossi Cohen: We need to crack down on Iran

Outgoing Mossad Chief Yossi Cohen: We need to crack down on Iran

After 38 years in the Mossad, Cohen is leaving with one final message: Let Iran know it will pay a high price for crossing our red lines.Kobi Finkler, 30/05/2021 20:51
Hezbollah official in Iraq: Jews trying to control the world

Hezbollah official in Iraq: Jews trying to control the world

Hizbullah Brigades spokesman quotes 'The Protocols of the Elders of Zion', alleging that Jews are trying to control the US & entire world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/05/2021 13:35
Enforcement failure as toy guns converted into real weapons

Enforcement failure as toy guns converted into real weapons

'Airsoft' rifles have been converted into real guns for use in riots and deadly terror attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/05/2021 09:35
First arrest after firebomb thrown at Lod apartment

First arrest after firebomb thrown at Lod apartment

Police arrest Arab suspected of hurling firebombs at Jewish home in Lod.Orly Harari, 29/05/2021 23:38
A ring of fire surrounds Evyatar

A ring of fire surrounds Evyatar

Under siege from the moment it was founded, the town of Evyatar faced unprecedented hostility today as the brush was torched on all sides.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/05/2021 17:14
Arabs set fire to Samaria farm

Arabs set fire to Samaria farm

Fire was set intentionally during Arab rioting, IDF soldiers say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/05/2021 16:03
Gregg Roman: 'We need to beat Hamas, not deter them'

Gregg Roman: 'We need to beat Hamas, not deter them'

Head of Middle East Forum speaks to Arutz Sheva about the war with Hamas, says 'there was no victory in the operation.'Yoni Kempinski, 28/05/2021 10:01
Terrorists who threw firebombs at Binyamin region home arrested

Terrorists who threw firebombs at Binyamin region home arrested

IDF and Shin Bet forces capture squad of terrorists who threw firebombs at a home in the Oz Tzion outpost near Givat Assaf.Ido Ben Porat, 28/05/2021 02:04
Report claims Israel sabotaged Hamas rockets to fall short

Report claims Israel sabotaged Hamas rockets to fall short

Source claims Israeli spies from the Mossad tinkered with hundreds of rockets months ago, making them misfire and land in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/05/2021 20:45
How the IDF destroyed the Hamas 'Metro'

How the IDF destroyed the Hamas 'Metro'

Years of work and new intelligence-gathering technologies prepared the IDF to destroy Hamas tunnel system stretching hundreds of miles.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/05/2021 18:30
Daughter of Hamas chief Ismail Haniyeh being treated in Israel

Daughter of Hamas chief Ismail Haniyeh being treated in Israel

Hamas launched 4,000 missiles at Israel, including Tel Aviv, while its leader's daughter was being treated at a Tel Aviv hospital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/05/2021 17:59
Missing soldier's mother: Gantz is afraid to meet with us

Missing soldier's mother: Gantz is afraid to meet with us

Hadar Goldin's mother criticizes government for agreeing to ceasefire, providing aid to Gaza without demanding return of Hamas' captives.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/05/2021 17:28
Top UNRWA official admits 'the precision was there' in Israeli strikes on Gaza

Top UNRWA official admits 'the precision was there' in Israeli strikes on Gaza

Palestinian organizations protest official's 'appearing to defend Israeli military.' UNRWA official then apologizes.Y Rabinovitz, 27/05/2021 13:53
MK Yisrael Eichler: 'Why aren't bomb shelters being built on the Home Front?'

MK Yisrael Eichler: 'Why aren't bomb shelters being built on the Home Front?'

'Since they built shelters for communities near Gaza, the missiles' range has expanded,' UTJ's MK Eichler says.Ben Shaul, 27/05/2021 11:22
Gantz: If an attack comes from the north, Lebanon will tremble

Gantz: If an attack comes from the north, Lebanon will tremble

Defense Minister speaks at memorial ceremony for those who died in the First Lebanon War.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/05/2021 03:10
Min. Amir Ohana: 'No choice but to set minimum punishment for illegal weapons'

Min. Amir Ohana: 'No choice but to set minimum punishment for illegal weapons'

25% increase in number of indictments for crimes involving illegal weapons, Public Security Min. Ohana says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/05/2021 13:57
Gaza operation from the eyes of IAF pilot: 'Years of planning'

Gaza operation from the eyes of IAF pilot: 'Years of planning'

An IAF pilot who few dozens of sorties during latest operation against Hamas describes preparation for fighting 'invisible' enemy.i24NEWS, 26/05/2021 13:07