Former Chief of Staff seeking to go into politics?

A year and a half after retiring from the IDF, Gadi Eizenkot hints for the first time that he intends to join politics.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 6:33 AM

Kochavi: We will not hesitate to thwart threats against Israel

IDF Chief of Staff says 'our enemy will discover on the day of reckoning that he has turned his home front into the front.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/19/2020, 8:34 PM

Hunt for terrorist who murdered soldier continues

IDF continues search for terrorist who murdered Sgt. Amit Ben Yigal in a block-throwing attack last week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/19/2020, 5:33 PM

Woman arrested for digging at grave of slain soldier Amit Ben Yigal

41-year-old Rishon Letzion resident arrested after signs of digging found at grave of soldier killed in block-throwing attack last week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/18/2020, 8:15 PM

IDF on high alert along northern border with Lebanon following recent fence crossings

IDF upped the level of alert on the northern border with Lebanon in light of recent events along the security fence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/17/2020, 8:38 PM

Terrorist attack thwarted near Jerusalem

IDF soldiers open fire at terrorists who threw an explosive device and a firebomb near Abu Dis.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/15/2020, 11:27 PM

Fellow soldiers of Amit Ben Yigal pay emotional visit to his family

Fellow soldiers of Amit Ben Yigal visit his family and sing songs of Shabbat together with themArutz Sheva, 5/15/2020, 5:38 PM

Signs of digging at grave of soldier killed in block-throwing attack

Father of Sgt. Amit Ben Yigal visits cemetery with military officials after signs of digging reported at his son's grave.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2020, 10:09 PM

Soldier hurt in ramming attack identified

Shadi Ibrahim of Sajur is the soldier who was severely wounded in the ramming attack in Har Hevron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2020, 9:23 PM

'Nations amass against Israel the IDF needs God more than ever'

Many IDF troops need new Torah Scrolls. One organization is changing that.Sponsored Content, 5/13/2020, 8:54 PM

IDF prepares for application of sovereignty

Defense establishment preparing for range of responses to application of sovereignty ranging from mild to extreme.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2020, 6:56 PM

IDF closing in on terrorist who murdered soldier with block

20 arrested as search continues for terrorist who murdered Sgt. Amit Ben Yigal with a block yesterday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2020, 4:57 PM

IDF soldier injured, stone-throwing terrorist eliminated

Palestinian Arab rioters attack IDF forces operating in Hebron district, IDF soldier injured. Stone-throwing terrorist shot and killed.David Rosenberg, 5/13/2020, 10:29 AM

Arab Muslim twins From east Jerusalem - now serving in the IDF

Once they held up a gas station with a fake gun - but now these Arab Muslim brothers are proudly serving as combat soldiers in the IDF.i24NEWS, 5/13/2020, 3:37 AM

Live: Funeral of Sgt. Amit Ben Yigal

IDF soldier killed in block-throwing attack Tuesday morning laid to rest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2020, 6:23 PM

Hundreds salute soldier killed in block-throwing attack

Hundreds of civilians gather to pay their respects to Sergeant Amit Ben Yigal, who was killed in a block-throwing attack Tuesday morning.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2020, 5:11 PM

Watch: Slain soldier joins colleagues in motivational chant

Video released showing unit of soldier slain in block-throwing attack chanting 'who's meshugah, I'm meshugah!'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2020, 3:53 PM

Headlines about IDF soldiers pack a message

When it comes to an IDF soldier, the verb in the headline tells it all. Murdered or died? The word chosen is never accidental. Op-ed.Shalom Pollack, 5/12/2020, 2:22 PM

The terrorist spotted a soldier lifting up his head - and threw a brick at his face

Initial IDF investigation reveals terrorist atop 3-story building spotted IDF soldier - and heaved a block at his head.Uzi Baruch, 5/12/2020, 1:46 PM

Fallen soldier's girlfriend: He didn't 'die', he was murdered

'He sent me a text message yesterday saying that he was taking care of himself, promising he'd come back,' says girlfriend of slain soldier.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2020, 1:04 PM

IDF forces operating in town where soldier was killed

'The terrorist dropped a massive block on him, his helmet just wasn't enough.' IDF forces return to PA village where soldier was killed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2020, 10:30 AM

IDF soldier killed in stone-throwing attack in Samaria

Israeli soldier fatally injured in stone-throwing attack during arrest operation in northern Samaria.David Rosenberg, 5/12/2020, 9:58 AM

New details about demolition of home of terrorist who murdered Rina Shnerb

Senior officer: Demolishing a home during Ramadan is like having your belongings confiscated by tax authorities during the Seder.Kobi Finkler, 5/12/2020, 3:05 AM

Anticipating the enemy: IDF 'SHILUACH' Division inaugurated

New Division coordinates multi-branch systems, develops innovative military methods, designs power structure continuously and long-term.Mordechai Sones, 5/11/2020, 7:20 PM

Weapons, drug smuggling attempt thwarted on Israel-Egypt border

Bedouin attempt to smuggle weapons and drugs across Israeli-Egyptian border, are arrested.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2020, 12:03 PM

Mother’s Day: Son beats the odds and serves in the IDF

Daniel Tabarzar was diagnosed with William’s Syndrome as a baby - yet he defied the odds and is now in the IDF’s Special in Uniform program.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/10/2020, 5:34 PM

Watch: IDF simulates terrorist infiltration

IDF holds exercise in Samaria community of Revava simulating terrorist infiltration and shooting attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/6/2020, 7:36 PM

Rocket fired from Gaza, IDF attacks Hamas posts

Rocket from Gaza explodes in open area in Eshkol region. IDF retaliates by attacking Hamas posts.Elad Benari, 5/6/2020, 1:43 AM

From assisting military personnel to aiding civilians

IDF Technology and Maintenance Division distributes food and medicine to elderly and at-risk; 'Civilian response to soldiers was exciting.'Rafael Levy, 5/5/2020, 5:20 PM

IDF, Leumit Health Services, develop no-contact coronavirus testing stations

Leumit Health Services and the IDF develop innovative coronavirus testing unit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2020, 9:46 AM

IDF taking action against illegal PA construction

PA news agency reports on IDF activity to enforce the law in Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 5/4/2020, 4:01 AM

IDF detains 5 Sudanese men sneaking across Lebanon border

Israeli forces catch five Sudanese men who tried to illegally enter the country across the Lebanese border overnight and sent them back.AFP, 5/3/2020, 2:55 PM

IDF Intelligence vs the 'invisible enemy,' the coronavirus

As most of the IDF returns to a normal routine, 400 intelligence officials to continue the battle against COVID-19.Nitzan Keidar, 5/3/2020, 12:59 PM

'I opened the glove compartment and found guns'

Arab driver arrested with parts to assemble M-16 assault rifles at crossing near Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2020, 9:22 AM

INTO THE FRAY: Haaretz – One outrage too far?

The recent diatribe by Haaretz’s Rogel Alpher against Israel Prize laureate, Miriam Peretz, should have crippling commercial repercussion; not only cancellation of reader subscriptions but dramatic reduction in advertisers/advertising revenues  Dr. Martin Sherman, 5/1/2020, 8:56 AM

Bedouin break into military base, steal equipment and weapons

Thieves tear fence surrounding Tze'elim base, break into 13 APCs and one tank.Ben Ariel, 5/1/2020, 4:14 AM

Mazel tov Am Yisrael on the 72nd year of the Jewish State!

Today we celebrate two occasions: one, the birthday of the Medina; two, Hashem’s gift to us to be able to participate in and appreciate the miracle we are living.Rabbi Nachman Kahana, 4/29/2020, 8:50 PM

The secret of Israel’s military - revealed

IDF reveals the secret to its continued success. Hint: It's not the weapons.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/29/2020, 2:32 PM

Watch: Israel's Independence Days through the ages

For 71 years, we have partied together in the streets on Israel's Independence Day. This year will be a little different...Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/29/2020, 4:15 AM

If there are tears in your eyes, let them be tears of grandeur

Do not surrender to death; continue to live by the strength of our fallen soldiers and terror victims. Do not bow your heads; stand up straight and tall in their honor.Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 4/27/2020, 4:30 PM

This Remembrance Day: Remembering what we have all lost

We have lost these precious souls but also what they would have contributed to the world. A book that is testimony to a young soldier and his friend's commitment to their land and people. Moshe Phillips, 4/27/2020, 3:30 PM

23,816 IDF casualties from 1860 and until today

Since last Memorial Day, 42 people have been added to the list of fallen soldiers.Ido Ben Porat, 4/24/2020, 6:00 AM

Watch: Arrest of terrorists plotting numerous attacks

IDF releases helmet footage of arrest of terror cell behind plots against many civilian and military targets including Teddy Stadium.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/22/2020, 9:30 PM

Bennett orders IDF to end coronavirus testing for Gazans

IDF's decision to test Gazans for coronavirus was not coordinated with Defense Ministry, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/22/2020, 10:18 AM

Watch: IDF soldiers sing 'Ani Maamin' while preparing packages for the elderly

Soldiers from the Sderot yeshiva, Karnei Shomron, and Gush Etzion hold their own Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2020, 11:22 AM

Terror attack thwarted in Gush Etzion

IDF fighters identify Arabs trying to throw firebombs at a military post. One terrorist shot and arrested.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2020, 12:00 AM

Israel's Air Force to salute hospitals

Four Texan II T6 planes will hold flyovers over hospitals, saluting medical staff and healthcare system.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2020, 9:14 AM

What happened at Metzoke Dragot? The father explains

Head of northern Torah Core group, father of one of youths accused of violating quarantine, stealing IDF equipment relates son's version.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2020, 1:26 PM

IDF identifies damage to Lebanon border fence

IDF soldiers find damage on fence along Lebanon border. Infiltration ruled out.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/17/2020, 11:35 PM

100 IDF-developed ventilators transferred to Sheba Hospital

'Allows hospitals to use their equipment and upgrade it significantly with a small, cheap addition.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2020, 1:14 PM

IDF not waiting: Soldiers to be permitted to take vacation

The IDF will gradually allow soldiers and fighters to take vacations starting next week.Ben Ariel, 4/13/2020, 11:34 PM

Armed Arab infiltrates IDF base in southern Israel

Arab infiltrates IDF base, injures two soldiers. IDF investigating.Ido Ben Porat, 4/13/2020, 12:01 PM

12 million surgical masks airlifted from China to Israel

60 tons of medical equipment now making their way from China to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2020, 6:41 PM

Passover preparations in the IDF

Hundreds of soldiers recruited to take the place of the reservists who usually prepare for Passover on the bases.Kobi Finkler, 4/7/2020, 1:41 PM

Shaare Zedek: Officer wounded from bullet in serious condition

IDF officer wounded during shooting practice is in serious but stable condition, hospital says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/6/2020, 2:40 PM

Triumph of the fighting spirit at a time of global crisis

Arutz Sheva joined an IDF commander in Judea and Samaria in a tour of his troops at a time of national and global crisis.Kobi Finkler, 4/2/2020, 6:50 PM

Mass breach of Health Ministry guidelines on Tel Hashomer army base, officer punished

In a picture circulated on social media, hundreds of soldiers can be seen sitting together in close quartersArutz Sheva staff, 4/1/2020, 2:34 PM