Defense/Security

Rocket fired to south; alarm not activated

Rocket fired to south; alarm not activated

IDF updates launches detected in open area causing no casualties or damage. Incendiary balloons launched at Israel yesterday.Mordechai Sones, 6/15/2020, 9:53 PM
Security forces demolish buildings in Binyamin region

Security forces demolish buildings in Binyamin region

Border Police and Civil Administration forces demolish 12 buildings illegally built in the Binyamin region of Area C.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2020, 6:55 AM
Watch: Undercover police arrest two terrorists near Jerusalem

Watch: Undercover police arrest two terrorists near Jerusalem

Undercover police force captures two Arab terrorists in Abu Dis wanted for firebomb attack on security vehicle.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2020, 7:08 PM
Weapon stolen from soldier in Jordan Valley

Weapon stolen from soldier in Jordan Valley

Shin Bet, police searching for weapon stolen from training base from hands of sleeping soldier.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2020, 4:38 PM
IDF prepares to demolish home of murderer of Amit Ben Yigal

IDF prepares to demolish home of murderer of Amit Ben Yigal

IDF soldiers map out home of terrorist suspected of murdering soldier Amit Ben Yigal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2020, 7:47 AM
Attempt to infiltrate Itamar foiled

Attempt to infiltrate Itamar foiled

Terrorist spotted with knife outside Samaria community of Itamar, captured before he could infiltrate town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/9/2020, 10:40 PM
'We didn't sleep until the terrorist was captured'

'We didn't sleep until the terrorist was captured'

Family of murdered soldier Amit Ben Yigal observe the village of Ya'bad where Amit was killed during operational activity.Ido Ben Porat, 6/9/2020, 6:00 AM
Chief of Staff on COVID-19: We learn, research, and draw lessons

Chief of Staff on COVID-19: We learn, research, and draw lessons

IDF holds coronavirus learning forum: 'We prepare for second wave in hopes it won't come.'Mordechai Sones, 6/8/2020, 10:00 PM
Shomron Brigade Commander Segev says farewell: 'This is my home'

Shomron Brigade Commander Segev says farewell: 'This is my home'

Samaria says farewell to Samaria Brigade Commander at altar of Joshua Ben Nun on Mount Eval.Mordechai Sones, 6/8/2020, 8:01 PM
Bennett: Stop transferring funds to terrorists

Bennett: Stop transferring funds to terrorists

Yamina leader blasts Gantz, Netanyahu for freezing order against PA banks used by terrorists. 'Their decision gives a tailwind to terror.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/8/2020, 4:59 PM
Israel captures terrorist who murdered IDF soldier

Israel captures terrorist who murdered IDF soldier

Terrorist who dropped block on IDF soldier in Samaria last month arrested by Israeli security forces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/7/2020, 8:14 PM
Prison Service hides names of freed terrorists arrested 2nd time

Prison Service hides names of freed terrorists arrested 2nd time

Bereaved families organisations attacked the Prison Service for refusing to release names of terrorists re-arrested after Shalit Deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/7/2020, 4:34 PM
Murderer of Ori Ansbacher confesses

Murderer of Ori Ansbacher confesses

Terrorist who raped and stabbed 19-year-old woman to death in Jerusalem forest last year confesses to the murder.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/7/2020, 12:25 PM
Some Israelis fear 'nightmare' of being isolated by Trump plan

Some Israelis fear 'nightmare' of being isolated by Trump plan

'We won't be able to leave without a military escort, there will be more bombs and shootings,' Otniel resident Efrat Dahan says.Alexandra Vardi/AFP & A7 Staff, 6/5/2020, 8:57 AM
Syria claims it was hit by Israeli airstrikes

Syria claims it was hit by Israeli airstrikes

Israeli aircraft reportedly struck targets in northern Syria, near Lebanese border, Syrian media claim.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 6/4/2020, 10:37 PM
Home of terrorists who murdered Ron Kokia demolished

Home of terrorists who murdered Ron Kokia demolished

Israel demolishes home of Israeli-Arab terrorists who stabbed IDF soldier to death at bus stop in 2017.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2020, 10:00 PM
IDF officer wounded in training accident hopes to return to duty

IDF officer wounded in training accident hopes to return to duty

IDF head of training visits officer who was seriously wounded in friendly fire incident during training.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2020, 9:16 PM
Bennett: Restore order stopping payments to murderers

Bennett: Restore order stopping payments to murderers

Former DM condemns decision by Benny Gantz to repeal order against terrorists' bank accounts. 'Restore order and prevent the next murder.'Gary Willig, 6/4/2020, 4:09 PM
150 Israelis pray at Joseph's Tomb in Shechem

150 Israelis pray at Joseph's Tomb in Shechem

Worshipers enter tomb complex under IDF security. Arab rioters throw stones at forces, who respond by firing tear gas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2020, 8:23 AM
IDF officer injured during training exercise

IDF officer injured during training exercise

IDF officer seriously injured by another officer's weapon during military training.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2020, 12:26 AM
Terrorist attack foiled near Ramallah

Terrorist attack foiled near Ramallah

Terrorist tries to carry out stabbing attack at the Hashmonaim Crossing, neutralized by security forces at the scene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2020, 11:12 PM
Israel's security organizations prepare for sovereignty

Israel's security organizations prepare for sovereignty

IDF, Shabak, hold meeting to discuss possible outcomes of a decision to apply Israeli sovereignty in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2020, 2:56 PM
Former terrorist: 'Occupation' industry serves corruption

Former terrorist: 'Occupation' industry serves corruption

Ex-Fatah terrorist describes how left-wing organizations, PA leaders exploit Palestinian Arabs for their own monetary gain.Shimon Cohen, 6/2/2020, 8:21 PM
IDF generals peruse sovereignty map

IDF generals peruse sovereignty map

Not awaiting official declarations, army prepares to deal with rioting in all sectors over sovereignty in Judea and Samaria declaration.Mordechai Sones, 6/2/2020, 4:24 PM
Former Shabak chief: Apply sovereignty, but on a modest scale

Former Shabak chief: Apply sovereignty, but on a modest scale

Yoram Cohen, former Shabak head, says Trump plan is 'good for Israel' - but annexation is not.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2020, 2:35 PM
Defense Minister orders military preparations for sovereignty

Defense Minister orders military preparations for sovereignty

IDF Chief of Staff instructed to expedite military preparations for coming political steps, even appointing project manager on his behalf.Mordechai Sones, 6/1/2020, 6:33 PM
'Is it worth it for Israel to hold onto sovereignty?'

'Is it worth it for Israel to hold onto sovereignty?'

Former Shabak head Yoram Cohen says demolition of terrorists' homes is effective, questions whether sovereignty is worthwhile for Israel.103FM, 6/1/2020, 3:03 PM
Report: Iranians tried to increase chlorine in Israel's water

Report: Iranians tried to increase chlorine in Israel's water

Officials: Iranian hackers who targeted Israel’s water system tried to increase the amount of chlorine added to Israelis' water.Elad Benari, 6/1/2020, 6:37 AM
B'Tselem video: Soldier throws grenade in PA village

B'Tselem video: Soldier throws grenade in PA village

Videos posted by leftist organization show soldier puncturing the wheel of a car and another soldier throwing what looks like gas grenades.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/1/2020, 1:05 AM
'Terrorists used disabled people against the IDF'

'Terrorists used disabled people against the IDF'

Soldier stationed in Hebron defends Border Police officer under house arrest after shooting special needs man in Jerusalem.Yehonatan Gottleib, 5/31/2020, 2:18 PM
'We met terrorists who were paid to kill'

'We met terrorists who were paid to kill'

Soldier who boarded flotilla ship speaks of the clash with Islamist extremists aboard the vessel ten years later.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/31/2020, 8:14 AM
Terror attack foiled near Ramallah

Terror attack foiled near Ramallah

Riots break out in Arab town after IDF foils ramming attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/30/2020, 11:23 PM
Israeli cyber chief warns of 'new era' in cyber warfare

Israeli cyber chief warns of 'new era' in cyber warfare

National Cyber Directorate chief says attempted Iranian cyberattack on Israel water systems was a 'turning point' in cyber warfare.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2020, 12:59 PM
Soldier injured in ramming attack awarded at hospital

Soldier injured in ramming attack awarded at hospital

Shadi Ibrahim had been named award recipient before attack over which he lost his leg, but hospitalization prevented attendance at ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/27/2020, 9:39 PM
'From north, disaster will pour out on all who live in Israel'

'From north, disaster will pour out on all who live in Israel'

Hezbollah training video shows elite marksmanship and hand-to-hand combat capabilities of its Radhwan unit.Mordechai Sones, 5/26/2020, 9:36 PM
Was Israel's retreat from Lebanon the right move - or a blunder?

Was Israel's retreat from Lebanon the right move - or a blunder?

Prof. Eyal Zisser tells Arutz Sheva that Israel's withdrawal from Lebanon saved soldiers' lives - but also empowered HezbollahYoni Kempinski, 5/26/2020, 3:00 PM
Watch: What is Israel's Blue Line?

Watch: What is Israel's Blue Line?

LTC Jonathan Conricus explains everything you didn’t know that you needed to know about the Blue Line between Israel and Lebanon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2020, 10:27 AM
PA officials assure Israel: We will enforce security

PA officials assure Israel: We will enforce security

PA officials reportedly tell Israel that the PA will continue to enforce security stability despite its decision to end all agreements.Elad Benari, 5/26/2020, 6:12 AM
Some homes already demolished, stresses victim's father

Some homes already demolished, stresses victim's father

Atuna was not 'the murderer' - he was one of a gang. Media portrayal is misleading.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2020, 11:19 PM
Attacks against Israeli attempts to produce COVID-19 vaccine

Attacks against Israeli attempts to produce COVID-19 vaccine

Cyber attacks on Israeli institutions working on coronavirus treatments and vaccines,with intent to sabotage efforts to fight the disease.Gary Willig, 5/25/2020, 8:54 PM
Hezbollah 'not eager to engage' says senior commander

Hezbollah 'not eager to engage' says senior commander

Ro'i Levy speaks with Arutz Sheva 20 years after the withdrawal of IDF forces from Lebanon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2020, 7:29 PM
Bennett: Supreme Court ruling 'destroys our deterrence'

Bennett: Supreme Court ruling 'destroys our deterrence'

"We had reached a level of zero terror attacks, but the Court is destroying our deterrence," says former Defense Minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2020, 6:17 PM
Attempted stabbing attack in Jerusalem

Attempted stabbing attack in Jerusalem

No casualties after police subdue terrorist who attempted to stab them in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2020, 4:30 PM
Court: Home of Dvir Sorek's murderer will not be destroyed

Court: Home of Dvir Sorek's murderer will not be destroyed

Justices Uzi Fogelman and Anat Baron rule IDF cannot demolish home of terrorist in cell which murdered yeshiva student.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2020, 4:21 PM
Dismissal, reprimands in case of soldier who committed suicide

Dismissal, reprimands in case of soldier who committed suicide

Investigation into death of soldier military police attempted to recruit as a source finds serious faults in treatment of soldier.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2020, 3:45 PM
Terrorists shot in attempted terror attack in Samaria

Terrorists shot in attempted terror attack in Samaria

Two terrorists shot and neutralized during abortive stabbing attack near the town of Amichai in Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2020, 11:01 AM
'The Palestinians need security coordination more than Israel'

'The Palestinians need security coordination more than Israel'

Prof. Efraim Inbar explains why the PA will not go through with its threat to end security coordination with Israel.Nitsan Keidar, 5/25/2020, 5:57 AM
'Netanyahu is to blame for the sickness of the justice system'

'Netanyahu is to blame for the sickness of the justice system'

"A day on which the Israeli Prime Minister sits on the defendant’s bench is a sad day for the State of Israel," says MK Matan Kahana.Hezki Baruch, 5/25/2020, 5:41 AM
'Annexation will lead to intifada', warns Hamas leader

'Annexation will lead to intifada', warns Hamas leader

Leading Hamas commander warns Israel crossing "red lines in Jerusalem" will result in another Intifada.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/24/2020, 5:29 PM
Gantz to Iran: 'Don't test us'

Gantz to Iran: 'Don't test us'

Ali Khamenei's statements 'prove his weakness,' MK Benny Gantz says. 'I don't suggest anyone test us.'Hezki Baruch, 5/22/2020, 3:02 PM
'I know I lost my leg - and I want to return to the army'

'I know I lost my leg - and I want to return to the army'

Druze soldier Shadi Ibrahim has been removed from intensive care, wants to return to IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2020, 2:22 PM
'Israel is under attack every day'

'Israel is under attack every day'

Israel experiences thousands of cyberattack attempts every day, but there was only one success in 20 years, TAU's Prof. Ben-Israel says.Yoni Kempinski, 5/22/2020, 1:58 PM
'Why remove official protection from outgoing Defense Minister?'

'Why remove official protection from outgoing Defense Minister?'

Iran blames Bennett for cyber attack, Hezbollah features Bennett in video, but gov't decides Bennett doesn't need state protection.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2020, 1:19 PM
Jewish youths attack Arabs near Huwara

Jewish youths attack Arabs near Huwara

Border Police on scene after dozens of Jewish youths attack Arab vehicles near site of shooting attack yesterday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/21/2020, 10:11 PM
Palestinian Authority ends security coordination with Israel

Palestinian Authority ends security coordination with Israel

PA says security coordination with Israel, CIA no longer valid, warns Israelis against accidentally entering PA-held territory.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/21/2020, 9:39 PM
20 years after the retreat from Lebanon – has anything changed?

20 years after the retreat from Lebanon – has anything changed?

This Sunday will mark 20 years since the IDF's withdrawal from Lebanon and the reality on Israel's northern border remains fragile at best.Kobi Finkler, 5/21/2020, 5:35 PM
'No reason for concern' over Iranian cyber attack

'No reason for concern' over Iranian cyber attack

National Cyber Security Authority says Iranian hacking of hundreds of Israeli websites was a 'superficial attack'.'Gary Willig, 5/21/2020, 3:26 PM