Haredi immigrant from US becomes IDF paratrooper

Haredi immigrant from US becomes IDF paratrooper

Shmuel Mishori, 30, fulfills dream to become a combat soldier in the Paratrooper Brigade.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/14/2018, 9:19 AM
Hundreds of paratroopers jump into 'enemy territory'

Hundreds of paratroopers jump into 'enemy territory'

Soldiers of 101st Battalion practice diving into enemy territory, proving ability as a significant surprise element in the next campaign.Michael Oria, IDF website, 8/22/2018, 9:15 PM
'Whoever can't look at a woman, how can he kill a terrorist?'

'Whoever can't look at a woman, how can he kill a terrorist?'

IDF officers warns soldiers who turn away from looking at a woman may not have what it takes to serve in combat.Ido Ben Porat, 8/8/2018, 5:30 PM
IDF: No tolerance for disrespect towards female instructors

IDF: No tolerance for disrespect towards female instructors

IDF responds to incident where 30 religious paratrooper trainees turned their backs on a female instructor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2018, 4:29 PM
Haredim to the paratroopers

Haredim to the paratroopers

Record number from haredi sector completes preparatory program for paratroopers today, about 60% increase compared to previous cycle.Mordechai Sones, 8/7/2018, 11:57 AM
IDF parachutes onto Polish and German soil

IDF parachutes onto Polish and German soil

IDF Paratroopers conclude 'Swift Response' training exercise with EUCOM troops in Poland and Germany.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2018, 5:11 PM
Paratroopers prepared and ready for next war

Paratroopers prepared and ready for next war

After arduous 'War Week' including hours of live-fire exercises in built-up and open areas, paratroopers to receive prestigious Red Beret.Mordechai Sones, 2/21/2018, 12:40 PM
Watch: Haredi Paratroopers' final training march

Watch: Haredi Paratroopers' final training march

Drafted seven months ago, soldiers begin arduous graduation trek with Torah lesson by rabbis of Netzach Yehuda association supporting them.Mordechai Sones, 10/29/2017, 10:29 AM
Terminally ill woman granted last wish - sees grandson join IDF

Terminally ill woman granted last wish - sees grandson join IDF

MDA 'Ambulance of Wishes' brings terminally ill grandmother to watch her grandson's induction at the Western Wall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2017, 6:29 PM
Paratroopers fight terror

Paratroopers fight terror

Binyamin Brigade works to provide Jewish citizens with normal lives, securityArutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2017, 7:41 AM
Hazan: Paratrooper incident 'leftist feebleness'

Hazan: Paratrooper incident 'leftist feebleness'

Likud MK blasts incident in which soldiers were ordered to 'hide' behind bus blinds, says it's 'inconceivable' in our own sovereign country.Hezki Baruch, 6/1/2016, 7:09 PM
Who ordered Paratroopers to draw their bus blinds?

Who ordered Paratroopers to draw their bus blinds?

The IDF and police both deny giving the orders, as a Jerusalem Police source tells Arutz Sheva such an order is against policy.Shimon Cohen, 6/1/2016, 5:32 PM
'We are active on fronts near and far'

'We are active on fronts near and far'

Netanyahu visits IDF drill in Golan overlooking Syria, emphasizing Israel's 'relative quiet' in a 'stormy, raging Middle East.'Ido Ben-Porat, 4/11/2016, 5:47 PM
Torah Scroll Donated in Murdered Teens' Memories

Torah Scroll Donated in Murdered Teens' Memories

Yifrah, Sha'ar, and Frankel families donate scroll in their sons' memories to IDF base; PM: boys will 'stay with us forever.'Yoni Kempinski, 6/16/2015, 8:28 AM
Soldier Critically Wounded in Op. Named Commander

Soldier Critically Wounded in Op. Named Commander

Moving hospital bedside ceremony sees soldier unconscious for 11 weeks after taking sniper fire to head appointed leader of commando unit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/2/2014, 10:59 PM
Officer Entered Tunnel, Prevented Body Snatching

Officer Entered Tunnel, Prevented Body Snatching

A Paratrooper battalion commander noticed a terrorist dragging a body into a tunnel and took action.Kobi Finkler, Gil Ronen, 7/31/2014, 11:00 PM
For Father's Day: Sam's Story

For Father's Day: Sam's Story

The IDF put up a touching video of a surprise visit by a soldier's parents to his swearing in ceremony.Gil Ronen, 6/16/2013, 11:10 PM
Video: Paratroopers Prepare for War on Terror

Video: Paratroopers Prepare for War on Terror

IDF releases video clip featuring special training drill which included live fire and practicing urban warfare.Yoni Kempinski, 12/31/2012, 8:12 AM
IDF Chief Jumps in Maritime Parachute Exercise

IDF Chief Jumps in Maritime Parachute Exercise

Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz was among the senior officers and their sons who took part in the jump.Gil Ronen, 11/8/2012, 9:04 PM
Officer's Promotion Nixed over Gas Canister Prank

Officer's Promotion Nixed over Gas Canister Prank

Dep. Commander of Paratroopers 202nd Battalion threw gas grenade into room full of officers.Gil Ronen, 7/30/2012, 10:34 AM
Six Day War Veteran Looks Back

Six Day War Veteran Looks Back

Hillel Erman, who served in the IDF Paratroopers Brigade during the 1967 Six Day War, remembers it 45 years later.Elad Benari, 6/11/2012, 4:48 AM