New York salutes IDF soldiers

$37 million raised for IDF soldiers at FIDF National Gala, ‘A Night of Heroes.’Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2019, 10:16 AM

Fight breaks out between soldiers of Bedouin, haredi battalions

Confrontation leads to knives being thrown at the haredi soldiers in front of base commanders. Investigation opened by military police.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2019, 10:03 PM

Watch: Massive explosion near bus of soldiers

IDF soldiers traveling on army bus document rocket exploding near them, amid chaos and shouting. 'Everybody get off the bus - quickly!'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2019, 2:50 PM

Yashar LaChayal provides Pesach food for 850 needy soldiers

Yashar LaChayal in Maale Adumim packages Pesach food for 850 soldiers from low-income familiesSharona Cohen, 4/18/2019, 4:54 PM

Hebrew U profs criticize IDF training program at university

Middle Eastern Studies profs: Soldiers' presence 'suffocates teaching and research,' harms 'dynamic between Israeli, Palestinian students.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/28/2019, 10:41 AM

4 officers and soldier injured in northern Israel road accident

Two officers moderately injured, two other officers and soldier lightly injured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/6/2019, 11:37 AM

Exposé: European organization harasses IDF soldiers in Hevron

Im Tirtzu organization exposes anti-Israel NGOs operating inside Hevron to harass IDF soldiers.Mordechai Sones, 12/20/2018, 5:34 PM

Talking Turkey

In hopes of lightening the heaviness we all live with when life in Israel tenses up, here is another of my funnies. Bracha Weisman, 10/18/2018, 7:41 AM

'For rent - not to soldiers' posters in Jerusalem

Watch Jerusalem mayoral candidate remove posters in Machane Yehuda disrespecting IDF soldiers.Mordechai Sones, 10/17/2018, 9:20 PM

Defense Minister: Israel will be able to celebrate in quiet

Minister Liberman visits soldiers stationed near Bethlehem, thanking soldiers ahead of the holiday. 'We can celebrate thanks to them.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/9/2018, 2:16 PM

Keeping soldiers connected to Torah

The 'Tzalash' organization has taken upon itself the mission of accompanying religious soldiers in the army via a multitude of activities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/5/2018, 7:49 PM

The paratroopers and the instructor: the silent story

Sister of paratrooper who 'turned his back' to female instructor describes different story than spun in media and public attack on soldiers.Shimon Cohen, 8/13/2018, 10:35 PM

'We are managing tough fronts, in the south and the north'

PM speaks to 2018 IDF recruits. 'We are at battle. This involves exchange of blows, but ultimately it is a test of strength of will.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2018, 12:16 PM

Order to 50 soldiers: Shave by Sunday

'Beard exemption' for 50 religious soldiers denied, after having been issued without problems for past year-and-a-half. 'What changed?'Ido Ben Porat, 6/21/2018, 9:57 AM

Army recruits who refused to visit Rabin's grave sent to prison

4 recruits from 'Hesder' track given two weeks in prison, after refusing to visit grave of former PM Rabin for ideological reasons.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2018, 10:45 AM

Easing Ritalin prescription process for soldiers

Soldier prescribed with stimulant will not have to visit military neurologist every six months.Mordechai Sones, 5/31/2018, 11:55 AM

Bill would forbid photographing soldiers on duty

Proposal initiator intends to provide response to harassment of soldiers by Left.Mordechai Sones, 5/24/2018, 10:09 AM

Soldier's mistake led to emergency call-up of 5,000 reservists

IDF investigation finds that soldier accidentally pressed button activating emergency call-up of 5,000 reservists on Independence Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2018, 12:44 PM

Haredi children connect to memory of IDF fallen

Rabbi Menachem Bombach teaches children in haredi Betar Illit of IDF fallen soldiers and obligation to remember and honor.Mordechai Sones, 4/18/2018, 2:09 PM

When soldiers are attacked one 'must intervene'

US Orthodox organizations condemn attacks by some haredim against soldiers and police officers, 'arouses shame and remorse in all of us.'Mordechai Sones, 4/17/2018, 9:38 PM

Jericho: Terrorist killed after attempting attack on soldiers

Terrorist armed with iron rod tries to steal soldier's rifle. In response, soldier pushes him back with his weapon, causing his death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2018, 1:39 PM

4 soldiers injured when army vehicle flips over

Army vehicle overturns as it travels near Gaza border. Circumstance under investigation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2018, 11:56 AM

Jericho: Soldiers injured from mine explosion

7 soldiers lightly and moderately injured after military vehicle drives over anti-tank mine near PA-controlled city of Jericho.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/14/2018, 4:13 PM

Finland to probe troops’ alleged role in the Holocaust

Finland will investigate evidence suggesting that soldiers of its army were involved in murdering Jews during the Holocaust.JTA, 1/24/2018, 4:31 PM

1st Bedouin in IAF pilot's course

First Bedouin soldier joins IAF's exclusive pilot course as IDF works to ensure better integration of minorities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2018, 2:35 PM

'There are limits to our patience'

IDF general responds to footage of young Arab woman kicking, slapping soldiers: 'Be calm, cool, and collected - but also know when to act.'Tal Polon, 12/19/2017, 11:09 AM

'We received exemptions, but we chose to enlist anyway'

IDF holds first-ever ceremony honoring volunteer IDF soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2017, 12:54 PM

Soldier killed in Arad terror attack is Ron Yitzhak Kukia

IDF announces name of soldier murdered in Arad terror attack, police continue searching for terrorist.Uzi Baruch, 12/1/2017, 9:30 AM

'A danger to female soldiers and their comrades'

IDF Fortitude Forum slams deployment of 13 female tank soldiers along southern border. 'Time has come to halt fictional race to equality.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2017, 12:56 PM

Women to begin field operations in armored units

13 female soldiers who finished tank corps training are to begin operational activity in the coming days. Outcome will be assessed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2017, 8:10 AM

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

Hummer overturns near Lebanon border

Four soldiers injured when military vehicle overturns in the north. Accident under investigation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/15/2017, 3:09 AM

PM to blind soldier: You deserve to serve

Blind soldier turns to PM Netanyahu with three wishes; Netanyahu grants two of them - and IDF welcomes new Air Force soldier.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/31/2017, 3:07 PM

Soldiers injured from smoke inhalation

About 10 IDF soldiers were lightly injured this morning from smoke inhalation when a smoke grenade went off during a training exercise.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2017, 12:05 PM

'A soldier who smokes shoots less accurately'

Expert on smoking in the IDF says tobacco companies exploit army to create addicts and income, calls on rabbis to forbid smoking as well.Benny Tucker, 7/14/2017, 7:55 AM

Soldiers lied to avoid training

Dozens of soldiers feign skin irritation after several friends contract disease and base shut down. IDF: 'They'll be handily dealt with.'Mordechai Sones, 6/19/2017, 7:44 PM

Rivlin to soldiers: I came to say thank you

President Rivlin arrives at Damascus Gate, speaks to soldiers, hands out cake.Orly Harari, 6/19/2017, 12:52 PM

German solider sympathizes with Hamas, gets thrown out of army

German soldier denies Israel's right to exist, then claims language difficulties prevented him from fully understanding survey.Ben Shaul, 6/19/2017, 11:43 AM

IDF fighter collapses, in serious condition

A fighter in an elite unit of the IDF collapsed today during a massive training hike held by his unit in northern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2017, 2:58 PM

Religious soldier attacked by haredi deserters

Haredim curse, chase, and throw objects at kippah-wearing IDF soldier.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2017, 10:33 AM

3 soldiers arrested - following terrorist complaint

3 soldiers from the Nahal brigade are being held on suspicions that they exerted force against a terrorist while arresting him in Hevron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2017, 7:51 AM

New bracelet to alert IDF of soldiers' condition in battle

New 'smart watch' to provide IDF medics with real-time info on soldiers' well-being.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/20/2017, 11:30 AM

'The mitzvah of hospitality began in Hevron'

Hevron resident responds to radical-left organization's report that locals 'manipulate' soldiers by taking them in on Shabbat.Tal Polon, 1/31/2017, 11:26 AM

Soldier killed in working accident in the Golan

Soldier from the Golani Brigade killed while fixing an armored personnel carrier at the Al Furan base in the Golan Heights.Kobi Finkler, 1/16/2017, 11:14 PM

Hamas hacks soldiers' phones by posing as women

Hamas terrorists hacked into dozens of Israeli combat soldiers’ cellphones by posing as attractive Israeli women on Facebook.JTA, 1/12/2017, 1:31 PM

Tell the Rabbis: Officer Training School has become a mixed unit

Expose: The Besheva newspaper brings testimony from religious cadets and officers of grave conduct at OTS in violation of standing orders.Avishai Greentzweig, Besheva, 12/29/2016, 3:24 PM

Soldiers accidentally enter Arab village

Two soldiers enter Dura, near Hevron, and pelted with rocks. Security forces rescue them safely.Ido Ben Porat, 10/6/2016, 11:49 PM

Soldiers attacked after entering Tulkarem

Two soldiers lost their way, apparently because of the navigation app they were using - and ended up in Tulkarem.Uzi Baruch, 9/12/2016, 9:58 PM

Teens attack police at 'draft party'

When they answered a noise complaint, police officers did not expect to find underage drinkers at a "draft party" - who attacked them.Rachel Kaplan, 8/21/2016, 1:18 PM

Watch: Our soldiers speak

Arutz Sheva interviews Our Soldiers Speak, a new initiative to give actively serving IDF and police servicemen a voice to the world.Eliran Aharon, 8/21/2016, 12:27 PM

IDF punishes soldiers that threw stun grenade

The Israeli army on Thursday jailed one soldier and sanctioned two others for apparently throwing a stun grenade at some Palestinians.AFP, 8/18/2016, 6:33 PM

Attempted stabbing attack in Samaria

Terrorist shot dead while trying to stab soldiers at the entrance to Shechem Sunday afternoon.Uzi Baruch, 7/31/2016, 3:25 PM

Watch: Israelis, Americans embark on 'Ventures'

Arutz Sheva gets an inside look at "Ventures," where elite technology ex-soldiers meet US business students to bring their ideas to life.Yoni Kempinski, 7/31/2016, 2:55 PM

'Political indoctrination of soldiers? Nonsense'

Nationalist activist Baruch Marzel rejects claims by radical left in Channel 2 report, advises that they 'learn to honor the soldiers.'Eliran Aharon, 5/20/2016, 8:01 AM

Soldiers kept in jail after suspicions fell flat

Honenu accuses police of applying same 'invalid norms' against 'Hilltop Youth' towards soldiers, over handling of Arab claims of assault.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2016, 8:35 PM

Soldiers Banned from Temple Mount Visit in Uniform

Legal rights group Honenu claims the three soldiers were arrested simply for looking like observant Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2015, 10:33 AM

Christian Soldier: No One Beat Me Up

A soldier who claimed that he had been attacked while wearing an IDF uniform in Nazareth said Monday that he had made up the whole story.Moshe Cohen, 7/13/2015, 8:23 PM