How Iran pays Syrian rebels to switch sides

Israel made it clear that it would not tolerate Iranian forces on Israel's border. Iran's solution? Pay the rebels to support Iran instead.Tzvi Lev, 11/1/2018, 10:28 PM

"We turn hateful into grateful"

Watch: Staff Sgt. Bar, a paramedic who treats Syrian civilians as part of the IDF’s “Operation Good Neighbor,” at FIDF event.Arutz Sheva, 10/26/2018, 8:08 AM

S-300 system in Syria not yet operational

Israeli intelligence believes Syria has yet to render Russian-provided anti-aircraft system operational.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/24/2018, 9:30 PM

Report: Russia transferred highly-advanced S-300 system to Syria

Report claims that in addition to 'classic' model, another model with highly-advanced capabilities delivered to Syria.Tal Polon, 10/19/2018, 2:29 PM

Putin: Not our job to get Iran out of Syria

Despite Israeli pressure, Russian President says not his job to prevent Iran from establishing itself in Syria, decries 'foreign meddling'.Tzvi Lev, 10/18/2018, 8:24 PM

Is this the plan that will remove Iran from Syria?

Trump administration reportedly developing new strategy for Syria that would focus more on pushing out Iran and its proxies.Ben Ariel, 10/17/2018, 3:09 AM

Crossing between Israel and Syria to reopen Monday

Quneitra Crossing between Israel and Syria will only be used by UN forces who intend to cross from Israel to Syria and return.Elad Benari, 10/14/2018, 11:07 PM

ANALYSIS: ISIS is back

Islamic State is working hard to establish a new Caliphate in Asia by planting new sleeper cells and invigorating existing ones.Yochanan Visser, 10/14/2018, 9:31 PM

Golan Heights crossing to reopen Monday

US Amb. Haley responds to reopening of Quneitra Crossing between Israel and Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2018, 9:50 PM

Netanyahu: Russian missiles in Syria won't deter us

PM tells Russia Israel will continue to take necessary action in Syria - even after delivery of Russian S-300 surface-to-air missiles.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2018, 7:55 PM

Russian official: S-300 to Syria was free of charge

Russian source says his country delivered the S-300 missile system to Syria at no cost.Elad Benari, 10/9/2018, 4:38 AM

ANALYSIS: Russia's latest moves in Syria reveal it as an enemy

Russia's supplying S-300 missiles to Syria is a clearly hostile act towards Israel.Yochanan Visser, 10/8/2018, 9:26 AM

Pompeo: S-300 to Syria a 'serious escalation'

Secretary of State calls Russia's delivery of S-300 surface-to-air missile system to Syria a "serious escalation".Elad Benari, 10/4/2018, 2:07 AM

Israel to use F-35I stealth fighters in Syria

New report says Israel will use F-35I aircraft to counter threat posed by Syria's S-300 missile system.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2018, 12:04 PM

US: S-300 to Syria would be 'serious escalation'

State Department spokeswoman comments on Russia's delivery of S-300 missile systems to Syria, says it would be a concern if true.Ben Ariel, 10/3/2018, 3:10 AM

S-300 systems arrive in Syria

Russia delivers advanced anti-aircraft system to Assad regime after Syrian army shoots down Russian plane.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/2/2018, 9:09 PM

ANALYSIS: What's behind Iran's unprecedented strike on Syria

The attack showed that Israel has stopped Iran's ability to launch missiles and drones from Syria.Yochanan Visser, 10/2/2018, 7:03 PM

Syrian FM: S-300 will respond to 'Israeli threats'

Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem welcomes deliveries of Russian S-300 air defense systems to his country.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/30/2018, 11:09 PM

Report: Syria paid Russia $1 billion for S-300 missiles

Money was transferred to Russian banks years ago, but only given to Russia upon delivery of missile system, source says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/29/2018, 10:17 PM

Russia: Delivery of S-300 to Syria has begun

Russian Foreign Minister says delivery of Russian surface-to-air missile system to Syria has already begun.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/28/2018, 11:59 PM

Germany: Plot to attack Israel with chemical weapons uncovered

Syrian arrested in Germany in alleged plot to attack Israeli targets with chemical weapons.David Rosenberg, 9/28/2018, 11:31 AM

Report: Russia won't curb Israeli airstrikes in Syria

Iranian media reports that Russia has given Israel permission to attack Iranian bases in Syria other than ones near Russian troops.Tzvi Lev, 9/27/2018, 8:39 PM

'Palestinian state doesn't interest me'

Liberman refers to Trump declaration on two-state solution. 'Population demonstrating with Palestinian flags is the real problem.'Mordechai Sones, 9/27/2018, 11:56 AM

'Israel will think twice before attacking'

Syrian Dep. FM says Israeli 'aggression' is aimed at those who want to 'reduce terror,' claims S-300s will 'paralyze' Israel.Nitsan Keidar, 9/26/2018, 12:05 PM

'Israel’s freedom of action could be restricted'

Former Ambassador, Dennis Ross, talks about the effect of Russia's decision to send the S-300 missile system to Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2018, 3:31 AM

Cabinet: IDF to continue operating against Iran in Syria

Security Cabinet says Israel shares in sorrow with Russia over planed downed by Syria, vows to continue to act to defend Israeli interests.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/25/2018, 3:39 PM

ANALYSIS: Russia throws Israel under the bus

Vladimir Putin has his own agenda for Syria and the Middle East.Yochanan Visser, 9/24/2018, 11:34 PM

US: Iran to blame for downing of Russian plane

National Security Advisor John Bolton urges Russia to reconsider plan to transfer advanced missiles to Syria.David Rosenberg, 9/24/2018, 8:57 PM

Russia bolsters Syrian air defenses amid tensions with Israel

Days after Russia blamed Israel for downing of plane over Syria, Russia vows to upgrade Syrian air defense network.David Rosenberg, 9/24/2018, 8:12 PM

Putin to Netanyahu: We don't believe IDF's story

Russian president tells Netanyahu his government does not accept Israeli claims regarding downing of Russian military aircraft over Syria.David Rosenberg, 9/24/2018, 7:30 PM

IAF in report to Russians: We did not hide behind Russian plane

Israel says shooting down of Russian plane is "tragic," resulted from "use of advanced weapons by irresponsible entities."Arutz Sheva, 9/23/2018, 5:40 PM

'Russia is defining new rules to the game'

MK Shelah of foreign affairs and defense committee says Russia is using the plane crash incident to restrict Israel's movement in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2018, 12:37 PM

Russia: Israel responsible for downing of plane

Russian defense ministry presents conclusions of investigation into downing of Russian plane by Syrian anti-aircraft missiles.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2018, 11:54 AM

Kremlin on relations with Israel: Too early to ask

Kremlin spokesman confirms Putin was brief on Israeli actions in Latakia, but says decision on Russia's next step is premature.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/21/2018, 9:50 PM

"Moscow isn't curtailing Israel’s freedom of action"

Yaakov Amidror talks about the affect of downing of a Russian military plane over Syria during an Israeli air strike on Iranian targets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/21/2018, 5:44 PM

Air Force Commander briefs Russia on Syria op

IAF Commander goes to Russia, shows counterpart Iranian activity in Syria, details of alleged IAF attack in Latakiya.Arutz Sheva, 9/21/2018, 3:15 PM

ANALYSIS: Who's really to blame for downed Russian plane?

The Israeli and Russian versions of the incident differ greatly, but Putin is calming the waters.Yochanan Visser, 9/20/2018, 10:19 PM

PM: Israel will use all its might if war is forced upon us

Netanyahu says Israel hoping to prevent break major conflict - but adds IDF prepared to use all of its might if war becomes inevitable.David Rosenberg, 9/20/2018, 3:48 PM

'We'll take all measures to protect our soldiers'

Russian Embassy issues bristling statement against Israel: 'Moscow views Israeli Air Force actions as irresponsible and unfriendly.'Mordechai Sones, 9/20/2018, 1:16 PM

'Prevent situation where Iran surrounds Israel'

Minister Bennett says Russians understood Syrian fire felled their plane; Israel will continue preventing Iranian establishment in Syria.Mordechai Sones, 9/20/2018, 11:38 AM

Nasrallah: Israeli attacks in Syria must stop

Hezbollah leader claims Israel tried to prevent Syrian army from achieving ballistic capabilities.Elad Benari, 9/20/2018, 5:08 AM

Assad blames Israel for downing of Russian plane

Syrian President writes Putin, says Russian plane was downed over Syria due to Israeli "arrogance".Elad Benari, 9/20/2018, 3:49 AM

IDF delegation heads to Moscow

Israeli military officials head to Russia in bid to prove IDF not to blame for downing of Russian aircraft over Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/19/2018, 10:30 PM

Satellite imagery reveals results of air strike in Syria

As a result of IDF attack on Latakia, during which Russian plane was downed, a large weapons storehouse was completely destroyed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/19/2018, 9:19 PM

Pompeo expresses sorrow over downing of Russian plane

Secretary of State says downing of Russian warplane underscores an urgent need to resolve the Syria conflict.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/19/2018, 12:48 AM

Trump: 'Seems' like Syria shot down a Russian plane

US President says Syria likely shot down a Russian military plane near its coast.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/18/2018, 10:47 PM

Netanyahu speaks with Putin after Russian plane downed

Netanyahu speaks with Russian President, expresses regret over the death of Russian soldiers in the downing of Russian plane in Syria.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/18/2018, 6:23 PM

Putin: Downing of Russian plane appears to be accident

Russian president says downing of Russian plane wasn't deliberate, will discuss incident with Netanyahu.David Rosenberg, 9/18/2018, 4:52 PM

Israel: Syria, not IDF shot down Russian plane

IDF acknowledges strike in Syria - but says downed Russian plane was accidentally hit by Syrian missiles after Israeli jets had left.David Rosenberg, 9/18/2018, 3:33 PM

Russia summons Israel envoy after plane downed in Syria

Israeli ambassador summoned, Russian defense minister threatens response, after Israel blamed for downing of Russian plane.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2018, 1:57 PM

Russia: Israel gave warning a minute before attacking

Russian defense ministry says 'irresponsible' Israeli actions during strike in Syria responsible for downing of Russian spy plane.Ido Ben Porat, 9/18/2018, 11:03 AM

Russian aircraft disappears in Syria

Russian military aircraft disappears during airstrike over Latakia. US official: Syrian army inadvertently shot it down.Elad Benari, 9/18/2018, 6:47 AM

Report: Israel attacks in Syria

Syrian media report that air defense systems were used against unidentified aircraft in Latakia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2018, 11:15 PM

ANALYSIS: US, Turkish show of force delays Russian offensive

Humanitarian crisis avoided after US and Turkish threats make Russia think twice about Idlib campaign.Yochanan Visser, 9/17/2018, 2:01 PM

Report: Israel strikes near Syrian airport

Syrian official claims Israel attacked near Damascus airport.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2018, 10:52 PM

Syrian civilians wish IDF 'all the best'

After two years of operation, Israel closing down 'Good Neighbor' operation on Syrian border to help Syrian civilians during civil war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2018, 9:55 PM

Pentagon: Russia will bear responsibility for Idlib attack

Pentagon warns Russia will bear responsibility for humanitarian crisis in Syria if there is an attack on Idlib.Elad Benari, 9/13/2018, 2:09 AM