IDF presents: Virus-detecting robot

IDF presents: Virus-detecting robot

Robot is expected to significantly increase the number of daily COVID-19 tests and shorten the response time to just 30 hours on average.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 8:47 PM
IDF locates explosive devices on northern border

IDF locates explosive devices on northern border

Troops patrolling area where attack was thwarted last night locate bag containing explosives ready to be used against soldiers.Mordechai Sones, 8/3/2020, 7:42 PM
IDF attacks Hamas infrastructures in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas infrastructures in Gaza

IDF attacks infrastructure belonging to Hamas in retaliation for rocket fire on Sderot.Elad Benari, 8/3/2020, 1:16 AM
IDF thwarts infiltration attempt along Syrian border

IDF thwarts infiltration attempt along Syrian border

IDF soldiers identify terrorists placing explosives near border fence. IDF forces and IDF aircraft fire at the terrorists.Elad Benari, 8/3/2020, 12:53 AM
Senior official: 'If Hezbollah attacks, we'll see unusual action from IDF against Lebanon'

Senior official: 'If Hezbollah attacks, we'll see unusual action from IDF against Lebanon'

DM Benny Gantz orders IDF to prepare to destroy Lebanese infrastructure in case of Hezbollah attack on Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/31/2020, 11:19 AM
The full IDF operational Gaza expulsion plan

The full IDF operational Gaza expulsion plan

2004 IDF document reveals detailed plans to pacify and expel the Jews of the Gaza Strip.Mordechai Sones, 7/30/2020, 5:07 PM
New details of Hezbollah infiltration attempt revealed

New details of Hezbollah infiltration attempt revealed

Hezbollah squad was observed for half a day before it infiltrated 50 meters into Israel and was repelled by the IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2020, 6:05 PM
IDF: No infiltration from Lebanon

IDF: No infiltration from Lebanon

IDF says there was no infiltration from Lebanon Following reports of a number of suspicious people near the border.Elad Benari, 7/28/2020, 11:39 PM
Suspicious activity at Israel-Lebanon border

Suspicious activity at Israel-Lebanon border

Suspicious persons approach border 1 day after IDF foils Hezbollah infiltration attempt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2020, 9:36 PM
IDF breaks up student meeting with Lehi fighter

IDF breaks up student meeting with Lehi fighter

Military breaks up conversation between youth and man who fought to found State of Israel over failure to abide by COVID-19 restrictions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2020, 4:32 PM
Newest IDF recruit: 'At age 15, I woke up blind, and was sure my life was over'

Newest IDF recruit: 'At age 15, I woke up blind, and was sure my life was over'

A dream come true: The amazing story of Daniel Defour, newest IDF recruit: 'Grateful to IDF and Special in Uniform for opening the door.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2020, 2:36 PM
IDF to Hezbollah: Infiltration attempt was filmed

IDF to Hezbollah: Infiltration attempt was filmed

IDF dismisses Hezbollah's denials of attempt by 3 terrorists to infiltrate Israeli territory through Lebanese border.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2020, 8:04 PM
Does the IDF avoid Katif Center out of pangs of conscience?

Does the IDF avoid Katif Center out of pangs of conscience?

Katif Center's Rabbi Yitzhak Levy: 'We want IDF to send soldiers and officers, but there's mental difficulty in dealing with what happened.'Yoni Kempinski, 7/27/2020, 4:52 PM
Security incident was Hezbollah infiltration attempt

Security incident was Hezbollah infiltration attempt

At least 3 terrorists chased back across Lebanese border after IDF forces spot them attempting to infiltrate IsraelArutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2020, 4:44 PM
Firefight on Lebanon border

Firefight on Lebanon border

Residents told to remain in their homes after hearing gunfire on border with Lebanon. Army says combat situation remains ongoing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2020, 3:42 PM
Hezbollah called off attack on IDF soldiers at last minute

Hezbollah called off attack on IDF soldiers at last minute

Israeli security establishment fears Hezbollah still planning attacks on IDF soldiers, merely delayed retribution plan.David Rosenberg, 7/27/2020, 9:34 AM
Can Israel and Hezbollah stave off a dangerous escalation?

Can Israel and Hezbollah stave off a dangerous escalation?

How things unfold depends on the degree of self-restraint and level-headedness on both sides, and just as importantly on luck. Opinion.Yoav Limor, 7/27/2020, 6:57 AM
Unmanned IDF aircraft falls in Lebanese territory

Unmanned IDF aircraft falls in Lebanese territory

Israeli military reports that IDF drone aircraft was lost in Lebanon as army remains on elevated level of alert on northern border.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 7/26/2020, 10:48 PM
Watch: IDF alert on northern border

Watch: IDF alert on northern border

The IDF's unusual deployment on the northern border continues this morning, amid assessment that Hezbollah is planning attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2020, 8:26 AM
Benny Gantz: Syrian and Lebanon will bear direct responsibility for attacks on Israel

Benny Gantz: Syrian and Lebanon will bear direct responsibility for attacks on Israel

Defense Min. Gantz meets with senior IDF officials, says Syria, Lebanon, to bear responsibility for attacks emanating from their soil.Uzi Baruch, 7/25/2020, 11:51 PM
Israel's message to Hezbollah: Death of official unintentional, don't retaliate

Israel's message to Hezbollah: Death of official unintentional, don't retaliate

Israel sends message to Hezbollah: Death of terrorist in alleged attack was not intended.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/25/2020, 10:47 PM
IDF attacks Syrian military targets

IDF attacks Syrian military targets

Air strike is response to earlier fire from Syria towards the Golan Heights.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/24/2020, 11:40 PM
A military visit from the US, despite coronavirus

A military visit from the US, despite coronavirus

Amid social distancing guidelines, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff arrived in Israel and met with Defense Minister and Chief of Staff.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/24/2020, 8:10 PM
IDF: Hezbollah is planning an attack in the north

IDF: Hezbollah is planning an attack in the north

Army closes roads in the north and forces are being reinforced.Arutz Sheva, 7/24/2020, 7:10 PM
Near-tragedy during air mission

Near-tragedy during air mission

A malfunction almost ended up costing the lives of a crew of IDF soldiers onboard an army helicopter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2020, 11:26 PM
Meet the new 'Ghost' multidimensional IDF unit

Meet the new 'Ghost' multidimensional IDF unit

The elite unit participated in maneuvering exercises to improve army preparedness.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2020, 5:12 PM
IDF soldier killed in vehicle accident

IDF soldier killed in vehicle accident

20-year-old soldier killed, officer hurt in vehicle accident near the Lebanon border.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2020, 8:02 PM
Coronavirus in IDF rabbinical course

Coronavirus in IDF rabbinical course

70 cadets from IDF rabbinical course ordered into isolation after 2 of them test positive for coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/21/2020, 3:43 PM
Gantz orders IDF: 'Prepare to operate coronavirus hotels until the end of 2021'

Gantz orders IDF: 'Prepare to operate coronavirus hotels until the end of 2021'

Defense Min. Benny Gantz tells Home Front Command to prepare to continue operating 'coronavirus hotels' through 2021.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/14/2020, 5:08 PM
Israeli army reports near tripling of coronavirus cases in 9 days

Israeli army reports near tripling of coronavirus cases in 9 days

Number of Israeli soldiers with the coronavirus nearly triples in past nine days to 568.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 7/14/2020, 7:03 AM
IDF soldier wounded in Jordan Valley training accident

IDF soldier wounded in Jordan Valley training accident

Soldier struck by friendly fire during training exercise at Kfir Brigade base, taken to Rambam Hospital in Haifa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2020, 10:41 PM
"Also in the IAF, our special forces are at the core"

"Also in the IAF, our special forces are at the core"

Head of IAF & commander of new speical forces wing explain: "We are embarking upon the next chapter in the history of Aerial Special Forces"Arutz Sheva, 7/12/2020, 10:56 PM
Report: Israel succeeded in infiltrating Hamas leadership

Report: Israel succeeded in infiltrating Hamas leadership

Hamas leader escapes Gaza on IDF ship, as Arab reports claim cooperation with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/11/2020, 10:57 PM
12 diplomats and foreign ambassadors tour northern border

12 diplomats and foreign ambassadors tour northern border

IDF and Foreign Ministry host 12 diplomats and ambassadors on a tour of Israel’s northern border ahead of renewal of UNIFIL mandate.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 7/10/2020, 8:57 PM
IDF arrests three infiltrators at Lebanese border

IDF arrests three infiltrators at Lebanese border

Three infiltrators identified by IDF lookouts while trying to cross the fence on the Lebanese border before being taken for questioning.Elad Benari, 7/10/2020, 1:48 AM
IDF Chief of Staff Kochavi enters isolation

IDF Chief of Staff Kochavi enters isolation

Chief of Staff to enter isolation for second time after meeting with person who was later diagnosed with the coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2020, 3:23 PM
Significant surge in coronavirus cases in the IDF

Significant surge in coronavirus cases in the IDF

65 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in the IDF over 24-hour period, bringing the total number of cases to its highest since pandemic began.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2020, 1:08 AM
Deceptive quiet: IDF prepares for conflict with Gaza

Deceptive quiet: IDF prepares for conflict with Gaza

Six years after Operation Protective Edge, the IDF remains vigilant and constantly prepares for the next round of fighting with Hamas.Kobi Finkler, 7/8/2020, 10:53 PM
Hundreds of soldiers from Nahshon Battalion enter isolation

Hundreds of soldiers from Nahshon Battalion enter isolation

Entire battalion goes into isolation at Golan Heights base after COVID-19 patient attends soldier's birthday party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/8/2020, 6:34 PM
IDF tightens coronavirus restrictions, limits soldiers' leave

IDF tightens coronavirus restrictions, limits soldiers' leave

Under new regulations, IDF meetings to be limited to 10 participants, soldiers on leave must remain at home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/7/2020, 10:17 AM
Vacation days reduced for combat unit soldiers due to increase in IDF morbidity rate

Vacation days reduced for combat unit soldiers due to increase in IDF morbidity rate

With 208 IDF soldiers infected by the virus and an additional 5,000 in quarantine, soldiers' days off will be reduced to 1 in 3 weeks.Kobi Finkler, 7/6/2020, 12:20 AM
IDF attacks underground Hamas infrastructure

IDF attacks underground Hamas infrastructure

IAF fighter jets and helicopters attack Hamas targets in retaliation for rocket fire on southern Israel.Elad Benari, 7/5/2020, 11:31 PM
IDF reveals future of battlefield intelligence

IDF reveals future of battlefield intelligence

New intelligence unit will provide soldiers in the field with accurate 3D mapping, location of the enemy before the battle.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/2/2020, 6:43 PM
'I call on young people: The IDF needs you'

'I call on young people: The IDF needs you'

President Rivlin addresses future fighters at graduation ceremony of the IDF Officers’ Course.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/2/2020, 4:39 AM
IDF cuts mandatory service time for men

IDF cuts mandatory service time for men

Beginning today, male IDF draftees to be required to serve two-and-a-half years in the army.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2020, 11:10 AM
Itai Saban, 19, dies suddenly

Itai Saban, 19, dies suddenly

Itai Saban, 19-year-old Golani soldier, dies suddenly while on leaveArutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2020, 9:50 PM
When Northwest Florida Jewish women join IDF after high school

When Northwest Florida Jewish women join IDF after high school

It is unusual to find two young Jewish women from Northwest Florida electing to serve in the IDF following  graduation from high school.Israel News Talk Radio, 6/26/2020, 4:09 AM
'Corona wedding' during IAF training? Anything's possible!

'Corona wedding' during IAF training? Anything's possible!

She's a surf guide for girls and he just completed the IAF's fighter pilot course. They met and married during the COVID-19 epidemic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2020, 4:26 PM
Largest IDF synagogue to date opens

Largest IDF synagogue to date opens

Soldiers at IDF training campus in Southern Israel can now pray and celebrate in the largest IDF synagogue to date.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/24/2020, 3:58 AM
Gantz: We won't wait forever for the Palestinians

Gantz: We won't wait forever for the Palestinians

Defense Minister hints he may support unilateral application of sovereignty if PA continues to say no to talks or peace.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/23/2020, 5:01 PM
This soldier serves on the same plane that rescued her family

This soldier serves on the same plane that rescued her family

In 1991, Ethiopia was on verge of chaos while IDF carried out 3 top-secret operations to bring thousands of Ethiopians to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2020, 8:09 PM
IDF announces new coronavirus rules

IDF announces new coronavirus rules

Soldiers to be banned from using trains, sizes of gatherings of soldiers to be limited as IDF combats rise in morbidity in the ranks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2020, 5:30 PM
Body of missing IDF soldier Adiel Fishler found

Body of missing IDF soldier Adiel Fishler found

Body of Staff Sergant Adiel Binyamin Fishler located after two days of searching.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2020, 9:48 PM
IDF unveils new drone unit

IDF unveils new drone unit

Drones can collect accurate and high resolution intelligence in a variety of conditions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2020, 10:12 PM
IDF confiscates heavy equipment used in illegal Area C construction

IDF confiscates heavy equipment used in illegal Area C construction

Dozens of pieces of heavy equipment, from bulldozers to stone saws, confiscated from quarries in operation to stop illegal construction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2020, 4:22 PM
IDF & Shabak foil attempt to smuggle arms into Gaza via sea

IDF & Shabak foil attempt to smuggle arms into Gaza via sea

2 terror operatives and weapons cache apprehended following sea chase.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/17/2020, 5:00 PM
Memorial held for Zecharia Baumel

Memorial held for Zecharia Baumel

Memorial held on Mt. Herzl for soldier killed in Lebanon War whose body was missing for 37 years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/16/2020, 5:32 PM