Counter-terrorism

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Watch: US soldiers train in Israel with IDF

Watch: US soldiers train in Israel with IDF

IDF and US Army satisfactorily conclude Juniper Cobra 2018 joint exercise between IDF and US Army European Command.Mordechai Sones, 22/03/2018 12:50
Former WH aide: US, Israel see eye to eye

Former WH aide: US, Israel see eye to eye

Former Trump assistant Sebastian Gorka lauds administration's work in countering ISIS, blames government bureaucracy for no embassy move.Yoni Kempniski, 11/09/2017 19:55
Ex-WH aide Gorka to address Israeli counter-terror conference

Ex-WH aide Gorka to address Israeli counter-terror conference

Sebastian Gorka to speak at IDC Herzliya counter-terrorism summit next week.JTA, 06/09/2017 21:03
Yamam counter-terrorism unit source of pride and strength

Yamam counter-terrorism unit source of pride and strength

Ministers Liberman, Erdan, Inspector General Alshich, visit special counter-terrorism unit base: 'We're ready: Any time, place, scenario.'Mordechai Sones, 04/04/2017 17:32
PM: Great creativity and innovation in fight against terror

PM: Great creativity and innovation in fight against terror

PM and Defense Minister visit security command in Judea and Samaria, learn about IDF's counter-terrorism methods.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/01/2017 15:46
'Democracy in the Middle East? Doesn't work'

'Democracy in the Middle East? Doesn't work'

Security expert says that war against ISIS is going well 'generally speaking', and warns against attempts to impose western norms on Arabs.Shai Landesman, 13/09/2016 17:49
Germany arrests 3 ISIS terrorists

Germany arrests 3 ISIS terrorists

After months of surveillance, German commandos arrest terrorists with suspected connection to Paris attackers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2016 15:20
IDF drill simulates terrorist shooting attack

IDF drill simulates terrorist shooting attack

Large-scale exercise simulates terrorist shooting attack with casualties, IDF forces succeed in locating & arresting simulated 'terrorists'.Uzi Baruch, 10/09/2016 23:32
Major police crackdown on Negev Bedouin village

Major police crackdown on Negev Bedouin village

Police raid Bedouin villages, confiscating weaponry and stolen items including a cellphone stolen from an intelligence officer's sister.Orli Harari, 08/09/2016 17:48
Meet the recipients of citations for bravery

Meet the recipients of citations for bravery

IDF soldiers who showed initiative and awareness in live terrorist situations recognized in special ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2016 22:36
Weapons confiscated in Bedouin city

Weapons confiscated in Bedouin city

Border Police raid of Rahat yields weapons stash hiddein in a car; 2 suspects taken in for questioning.Uzi Baruch, 06/09/2016 19:36
Riots in refugee camp over IDF operation

Riots in refugee camp over IDF operation

Large-scale counter-terrorism operation elicits rioting in Arab town near Hevron.Uzi Baruch, 16/08/2016 12:47
New Aussie Counter-Terror Bill Removes Citizenship

New Aussie Counter-Terror Bill Removes Citizenship

Immigration minister announces dual citizens can now lose citizenship for taking part in terror, even if they never left the country.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/06/2015 10:27
New French Surveillance Law to Find Terrorists

New French Surveillance Law to Find Terrorists

France overwhelmingly passes new law to spy on citizens; poll shows French support move while rights groups complain of pitfalls.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/05/2015 19:52
Analyzing the Holes in France's Counter-terror Net

Analyzing the Holes in France's Counter-terror Net

Security officials reveal terrorist activity booming in France with returning jihadists; in lieu of permanent surveillance lists are made.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/01/2015 09:46
Economic Campaign Launched Against ISIS

Economic Campaign Launched Against ISIS

The war against global jihad will only be won through attrition, experts says - to 'kill the alligator by draining the swamp.'Tova Dvorin, 05/10/2014 08:57
Standards for Civilian Casualties Don't Apply

Standards for Civilian Casualties Don't Apply

Following reports of civilian casualties from US drone strike in Syria, White House states that "near certainty" policy no longer applies.Cynthia Blank, 01/10/2014 20:03
US Knew About Tsarnaev Brothers Before Bombing

US Knew About Tsarnaev Brothers Before Bombing

US authorities missed multiple chances to catch Boston Marathon bomber - all because of a tiny clerical error.Tova Dvorin, 26/03/2014 11:19
IDC Leads in Research and Teaching on Terror

IDC Leads in Research and Teaching on Terror

Israeli academic avant-garde in homeland security vastly affected the development of the field.Dr. Boaz Ganor, 04/03/2014 12:04
IDF Prepares for Tunnel Warfare

IDF Prepares for Tunnel Warfare

The IDF is planning underground combat training to prepare soldiers for new, complex style of tunnel warfare.Maayana Miskin, 02/01/2014 10:03
IDF Prepares for Gaza Escalation

IDF Prepares for Gaza Escalation

IDF pauses after six counter-terror airstrikes. ‘We’re weighing our next steps,’ commander says.Maayana Miskin and Ari Soffer, 24/12/2013 19:31
Video: Terrorists Open Fire at IDF Forces in Jenin

Video: Terrorists Open Fire at IDF Forces in Jenin

Video shows IDF soldiers under fire in Jenin.Ben Bresky & INN Staff, 20/08/2013 15:39
Danon: ‘Many Arrests’ in Bethlehem Counter-Terror

Danon: ‘Many Arrests’ in Bethlehem Counter-Terror

Deputy Defense Minister reveals active battle against Bethlehem terrorism, says arrests have been made.Maayana Miskin, 30/06/2013 07:52
Expert: Democracies Cannot Defeat Terrorism

Expert: Democracies Cannot Defeat Terrorism

Terrorism expert: Democracies must balance the need for violence against upholding their most cherished values.Maayana Miskin, 29/04/2013 15:10
Court: No Compensation for PA Victims of War

Court: No Compensation for PA Victims of War

Israel will not pay for the deaths of Arab civilians killed in battles between terrorists and IDF.Maayana Miskin, 28/02/2013 19:03
US Law Enforcement Officials Train in Israel

US Law Enforcement Officials Train in Israel

A delegation of law enforcement executives from the United States is participating in a counter-terrorism training program in Israel. Rachel Hirshfeld , 30/01/2013 17:23
IDF Denies it was Pushed Out of Jenin

IDF Denies it was Pushed Out of Jenin

Senior officer says instead of arresting one suspect, the force simply arrested another, in the incident Thursday.Gil Ronen, 03/01/2013 18:01
Anti-Terror Campaign Nets Weapons Warehouse

Anti-Terror Campaign Nets Weapons Warehouse

The latest anti-terror arrest in the Hevron region unveiled a weapons storehouse in a private home. Maayana Miskin, 30/11/2012 11:19
‘Terrorism 101’ Teaches Terror to Fight Terror

‘Terrorism 101’ Teaches Terror to Fight Terror

NY police fume over a professor’s telling students to “hypothetically plan a terrorist attack” to help them prepare for intel careers. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 30/10/2012 16:13
Egyptian Army Strikes Terrorists, Kills 20

Egyptian Army Strikes Terrorists, Kills 20

Egyptian army hits Sinai terrorists after large-scale attack. Helicopters strike camps, killing 20.Maayana Miskin, 08/08/2012 08:55
Israelis Warned to Leave Sinai Now

Israelis Warned to Leave Sinai Now

Counter-Terrorism Bureau issues a serious warning against travelling to the Sinai Peninsula.Elad Benari, 03/08/2012 02:16
‘Every Israeli is a Target’

‘Every Israeli is a Target’

Every Israeli needs to realize they are at risk abroad, Vice PM warns. Maayana Miskin, 20/07/2012 11:39
US Ignores Israeli Terror Victims

US Ignores Israeli Terror Victims

The Israel is one of the world’s largest targets of terror, but the US did not even mention the country at a global anti-terror conference., 10/07/2012 17:47
US Ousts Israel From Counterterrorism Forum

US Ousts Israel From Counterterrorism Forum

The US blocked Israel's participation in the Global Counterterrorism Forum's, due to fierce objections from Turkey. Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/06/2012 19:05
French Gov't Votes for Counter-Terror Measures

French Gov't Votes for Counter-Terror Measures

The conservative French government has voted for new anti-terror measures following last month's grisly murders in Toulouse and Montauban.Chana Ya'ar, 11/04/2012 22:27
Netanyahu, Barak Mark 40 Years Since Sabena Raid

Netanyahu, Barak Mark 40 Years Since Sabena Raid

Prime Minister and Defense Minister take part in ceremony marking raid they both participated in. Is Barak still the commander?Gil Ronen, 05/04/2012 15:09
Israelis Receive Travel Warning Ahead of Holidays

Israelis Receive Travel Warning Ahead of Holidays

Counter-Terrorism Bureau issues travel warning to Israelis for the spring holidays. Sinai, Turkey, Tunisia, Nigeria especially dangerous.Elad Benari, 22/03/2012 03:45
Israel Issues Travel Warning to Turkey

Israel Issues Travel Warning to Turkey

Counter-Terrorism Bureau issues a travel to Turkey, says terrorists are planning attacks on Israeli and Jewish targets.Elad Benari, 14/03/2012 00:18
Terror Expert Warns of Threat to Israelis Abroad

Terror Expert Warns of Threat to Israelis Abroad

Outgoing head of the Counter-Terrorism Bureau warns: Israelis abroad are still under threat of terrorism. Iran is constantly at work.Elad Benari, 02/03/2012 07:15
Security Officials: More Attacks Coming

Security Officials: More Attacks Coming

Israel's Counter-terrorism Bureau warned Friday that it expects more attacks on Israelis travelling abroad, and senior officials.Gabe Kahn., 17/02/2012 15:17
Landau: Terror Cells 'Active' in India

Landau: Terror Cells 'Active' in India

Minister Uzi Landau: terror cells "active" in India; two countries should step up counter-terrorism cooperation.Rachel Hirshfeld, 16/02/2012 18:18
IDF Arrests 5 in Qalqiliya Overnight

IDF Arrests 5 in Qalqiliya Overnight

For the third time in a month IDF forces entered the Arab village Qalqiliya looking for suspected terrorists; arresting 5.Gabe Kahn., 31/01/2012 21:32
Stabbing Prevented in Otniel

Stabbing Prevented in Otniel

IDF nabs two terrorists with knives as they make their way to Otniel, in the hills of Judea.Maayana Miskin, 15/05/2011 21:06
IDF Hits Gaza Again

IDF Hits Gaza Again

The IDF continued to hit Gaza after a terrorist attack on a school bus Thursday. Terrorists attacked – then called for a ceasefire.Maayana Miskin, 08/04/2011 12:07
Photo Essay: Yamas in Action

Photo Essay: Yamas in Action

The Yamas counter-terror unit is among the IDF's most potent weapons in the fight against terrorists. Flash 90's Nati Shochat reports.Flash 90 / Nati Shochat, 24/10/2010 20:23
IDF Prepares for Peace Talks

IDF Prepares for Peace Talks

The army prepares for two scenarios after peace talks -- more violence following failure, or a halt to arresting terrorists if there is an accord.Maayana Miskin, 14/05/2010 07:25
Counter-Terrorism Drill in NY

Counter-Terrorism Drill in NY

New York City police officers staged a counter-terrorism drill in the Big Apple during the morning rush hour on Wednesday. Hana Levi Julian, 01/04/2010 13:03