Holocaust survivor who served in US military dies at 83

Sidney Shachnow, Holocaust survivor who went on to command US forces in Berlin, dies at 83.JTA, 10/5/2018, 12:59 PM

Warrior diplomats: A look into US special operations

"We don't crave the combat so much as we crave hard things to conquer," says one Green Beret.NPR, 8/30/2018, 6:36 AM

New York: Pizza deliveryman discovered to be illegal immigrant

New York military base alerts immigration authorities after discovering pizza deliveryman to be illegal immigrant.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/8/2018, 8:05 AM

Arutz Sheva meets US Electronic Warfare Aircraft - the Prowler

The 'Prowler' can protect other aircraft from enemy missiles such as Syrian rocket which shot down Israeli F-16.Yissachar Ruas , 3/29/2018, 8:56 PM

Trump admin prepares transgender military ban

One month after pledging to reimpose ban keeping transgender people out of armed forces, Trump sets 6-month deadline for implementation.David Rosenberg, 8/24/2017, 6:10 PM

US military helicopter goes down near Hawaii

Military unsure how crash occurred, search for five missing crew members continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2017, 9:53 AM

U.S. tests anti-ICBM system

Missile Defense Agency launches ground-based interceptor to intercept mock ICBM.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 5/30/2017, 11:46 PM

Trump: Netanyahu is ready for peace

Following G7 Summit, US President Trump and First Lady speak to US Military at Naval Air Station in Sicily.Chana Roberts, 5/27/2017, 9:09 PM

Iran 'harassing' American warships in Strait of Hormuz

U.S. Navy commanders say Iran is jeopardizing international navigation by "harassing" warships passing through the Strait of Hormuz.Elad Benari, 3/23/2017, 6:29 AM

Israeli firm lands major deal with US army

Israeli arms producer lands multi-million dollar deal to supply tank parts to US army.Gary Willig, 10/5/2016, 10:51 AM

White House: Iran's actions in the Gulf a cause for concern

White House says recent encounters between Iranian vessels and American warships in the Gulf are unacceptable.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/26/2016, 8:21 PM

U.S. Navy ship fires at Iranian ship in the Persian Gulf

U.S. Navy coastal patrol ship fires three warning shots at an Iranian ship in the Northern Persian Gulf.Ben Ariel, 8/26/2016, 1:16 AM

IDF orphans organization joins briefing at the White House

US and Israel push joint efforts to help their respective military families, at a meeting at the White House.JTA, 8/10/2016, 2:50 PM

Photos: IDF, American military hold joint exercise in Israel

78 American soldiers take part in join exercise with IDF at the Lod Industrial area in central Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/23/2016, 1:15 AM

ISIS kills US marine in Iraq

ISIS kills one US marine, wounds 'small number' more. Victim is second US combat death in fight against ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/19/2016, 9:29 PM

‘Juniper Cobra 16’ military exercise begins

Joint ballistic missile exercise involving US European Command and IDF commences.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/21/2016, 8:36 PM

Carter: Error caused sailors to enter Iranian waters

Defense Secretary says 10 sailors briefly detained by Iran entered Iranian waters because of navigational error.Ben Ariel, 1/15/2016, 6:31 AM

White House denies there was an apology to Iran

White House spokesman says the United States "certainly" did not apologize to Iran after 10 sailors accidentally entered Iranian waters.Ben Ariel, 1/14/2016, 12:13 AM

US backs Turkey over downing of Russian jet

US military says Turkey warned Russian jet 10 times before shooting it down, but can't confirm which side of the border it was on.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2015, 7:58 PM

Official: American Drones May Monitor ISIS in Libya

United States talking with countries in North Africa about locating drones to monitor ISIS in Libya, senior administration official says.Ben Ariel, 7/13/2015, 5:13 AM

American Airstrike in Syria Killed 2 Children, Military Admits

Officials in the United States military admit that airstrikes against Islamist extremists in Syria killed two children last November.Ben Ariel, 5/22/2015, 3:16 AM

US: Coalition Air Raids Back Up Kurdish Advance Against ISIS

International coalition against ISIS carries out dozens of airstrikes in 72-hour period, aid Kurdish forces to retake parts of Iraq.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2015, 8:44 PM

US to Send Nearly 1,000 Troops to Train Syrian Rebels

Total number of soldiers could even exceed 1,000 mark, as US hopes to train 5,400 'moderate' rebels in 2015; military acknowledges 'risks'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2015, 6:09 PM

Rescue Mission to Save Jordanian Pilot from ISIS Fails

Heavy fire on ISIS strongholds in Raqqah reportedly fail to facilitate rescue mission, with ISIS said to execute pilot today.Tova Dvorin, 1/2/2015, 1:23 PM

FBI, Homeland Security Warn Vets Over ISIS Threat - in the US

ISIS on US soil? American security organizations warn US veterans to monitor their social media in wake of 'lone wolf' attack threats.Tova Dvorin, 12/2/2014, 10:22 AM

Pentagon: US to Buy 43 More F-35 Stealth Fighters

$4 billion deal comes on same day as announcement of US sale of F-35 squadron to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/28/2014, 8:43 PM

Obama Backpedals, Sends Troops to Iraq

Over 500 soldiers said to be deployed to Persian Gulf to fight ISIS in Iraq, despite statements promising 275 men - or none at all.Tova Dvorin, 6/17/2014, 11:38 AM

Iran Says US Has Renounced Military Action

Ayatollah Khamenei claims US has forfeited military option, standing on stage with sign reading 'America cannot do a damn thing.'Ari Yashar, 6/6/2014, 9:00 AM

Special Siddur Issued for Jewish Soldiers in US Military

Landmark siddur unifies Jewish leaders from different streams, has foreword by Obama. First of its kind since World War II.Tova Dvorin, 4/4/2014, 3:16 PM

Israel, US Successfully Test New Missile Defense System

"David's Sling" designed to bridge the gap between long-range Arrow and short-range Iron Dome systems.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 11/20/2013, 10:45 AM

Lawmakers Warn: US Military 'Not Ready to Deploy'

Senior lawmakers warn US military unprepared to deploy as a result of military budget cuts; danger to soldiers as training reduced.Ari Yashar, 11/18/2013, 3:33 PM

US to Train Libyan Forces As Militias Ravage Tripoli

US official announces plans to train thousands of security forces, as local council calls on Misrata militias to leave Tripoli.Ari Yashar, 11/18/2013, 3:31 PM

U.S. Sending Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier to Middle East

Warning to Syria? The USS Nimitz and other ships in its strike group are heading toward the Red Sea.Elad Benari, 9/2/2013, 3:15 AM

U.S. General: Settlements Will Make PA State Impossible

General James Mattis says America pays a price for supporting Israel, warns settlements could create 'apartheid state.'Maayana Miskin, 7/26/2013, 11:30 AM

U.S. Navy Tests New Unmanned Combat Air System

Northrop Grumman and the U.S. Navy have conducted the first catapult launch of an unmanned system.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2012, 5:14 AM

CNN: U.S. Sending Warships to Evacuate Americans in Israel

CNN: 3 US warships on standby in the eastern Mediterranean in case of need to assist Americans leaving Israel. Embassy denies report.Elad Benari, 11/20/2012, 5:15 AM

Israel Worried by US's Made-in-China Jet Parts

Senate report on fake parts in U.S. jets gives Israel cause for concern regarding components in its own jets.Gil Ronen, 5/24/2012, 6:53 PM

Pentagon Hopes to Develop 'Mother of All Bombs'

The Pentagon is reportedly working on the "mother of all bombs" -- a bunker buster to destroy an Iranian underground nuclear power plant.Chana Ya'ar, 1/29/2012, 3:20 PM

Dempsey Stresses 'Mutual Commitment' During Visit

US CoS Martin Dempsey sought to assure Israelis that his visit represents "mutual commitment" to stop Iran's nuclear programGabe Kahn., 1/20/2012, 11:05 AM

Australia Agrees to Permanent US Marine Presence

Australia has agreed to host a permanent U.S. Marine presence, beginning in 2010.Chana Ya'ar, 11/16/2011, 4:27 PM

Pentagon Concerned Over Iran, Hizbullah in Latin America

A top pentagon general says Iranian and Hizbullah growth in South America is a cause for concern and are a regional wedge for 'radical Islam.'Gabe Kahn., 7/5/2011, 12:14 AM

Last Heroic Act: Jewish US Navy Pilot Saves 3 but Dies in Crash

A heroic Jewish US Navy pilot's last act was to save the lives of his three crew members as his plane went down after a mission in Afghanistan.Hana Levi Julian, 5/2/2010, 10:32 AM