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Israel has strengthened America many times over the years

The Jewish state has given the USA invaluable intelligence and military expertise, and protects American interests in the Middle East.

Israel has strengthened America many times over the years

Defense Ministry hosts US-Israel Defense Policy Advisory Group

DPAG serves as the primary platform for senior DOD-MOD officials to jointly advance the US-Israel defense partnership.

Defense Ministry hosts US-Israel Defense Policy Advisory Group

Israel and US to sign mutual defense treaty?

US Pres. Trump, PM Netanyahu, discuss mutual defense treaty.

Israel and US to sign mutual defense treaty?

Can trees protect Israeli towns from terrorism?

New defense plan includes planting trees to protect Gaza border towns, report says.

Can trees protect Israeli towns from terrorism?

Judea and Samaria defense budget still held up

Dozens of security projects on hold as dispute between Defense, Finance Ministries preventing release of NIS 45 million in defense spending.

Judea and Samaria defense budget still held up

'Trump asked if operation dangerous'

Prime Minister Netanyahu says he told US President about operation to bring Iran nuclear archive before operation.

'Trump asked if operation dangerous'

US Jewish community looks to defend itself as attacks rise

As the number of anti-Semitic incidents rises, twin efforts aim to prevent and recognize shootings, and arm worshipers.

US Jewish community looks to defend itself as attacks rise

Bennett: We've proven we can turn the world around

'Time to end the Civil Administration in Judea and Samaria,' says New Right Chairman Naftali Bennett Arutz Sheva interview.

Bennett: We've proven we can turn the world around

Israeli company protects aircraft from missile strikes

Israeli-based firm offers solution being put to test in world's toughest conflict zones to combat missile attacks on civilian aircraft.

Israeli company protects aircraft from missile strikesplayer

Jewish National Fund to finance Israel's security?

PM, Defense Minister reportedly ask JNF, other organizations, to help fill large gap in defense budget.

Jewish National Fund to finance Israel's security?

Elbit Systems awarded $35 million contract by Rafael

Elbit Systems awarded $35 Million contract by Rafael Defense Systems to supply laser target designators to countries in Asia-Pacific region.

Elbit Systems awarded $35 million contract by Rafael

Intelligence chief warns of rise in terrorism in 2017

Head of IDF Intelligence: We are preparing for another wave of terror, possibly ignited by rising frustrations over PA leadership issues

Intelligence chief warns of rise in terrorism in 2017player

10 issues Israel must address before another war

Tel Aviv think-tank lists ten issues that Israel must consider as military confrontations in north and south appear inevitable.

10 issues Israel must address before another war

Israeli firm lands major deal with US army

Israeli arms producer lands multi-million dollar deal to supply tank parts to US army.

Israeli firm lands major deal with US army

Skylark: The drone that dominates skies of Gaza

All-female IDF unit uses miniature drones to keep an eye on Hamas activity in Gaza.

Skylark: The drone that dominates the skies of Gaza

Liberman: Unconditional support for our troops

'Every soldier in a situation of combat, even if he made a strategic error, must have unconditional support from our entire administration.'

Liberman: Unconditional support for our troops

Germans told to stockpile food and water

For the first time since the end of the Cold War, Germans are told by their government to stockpile food in case of attack or catastrophe

Germans told to stockpile food and water in case of attack

13 Gaza Op cases against IDF soldiers closed

Army prosecutor closes 13 cases against IDF soldiers, stemming from 2014 Gaza operation. Three soldiers indicted on looting charges.

13 Gaza Operation cases against IDF soldiers closed

Heroism in the face of terror

War Hero Avigdor Kahalani awards citations to civilians for bravery shown in the recent wave of Arab terror. Here are their stories.

Heroism in the face of terror

New weapon scopes for IDF soldiers

New Mepro-M5 red dot sight scopes to enter IDF units in the upcoming weeks

New weapon scopes for IDF soldiers

Israel to Supply Advanced Artillery to Asian State

Israel's Elbit Systems signs $27 million contract to provide the unnamed country with command systems, long-range artillery.

Israel to Supply Advanced Artillery to Asia-Pacific Country

Israel Asks US for Larger Military Exercise

Israel 'upset' with U.S. over Iran deal – but not to the extent that it won't cooperate militarily.

Contrary to Rumors: Israel Asks US for Larger Military Exercise

Watch: Defense Ministry Conducts Missile Test

Sudden noise startles commuters; Ministry stresses that launch was planned far in advance.

Watch: Defense Ministry Conducts Missile Testplayer

Israel-US Defense Ties Remain Strong, Despite Rift

Defense ministry official says defense dialogue still 'deep, intensive,' notes Obama threat of 'reassessing' will need clarification.

Israel-US Defense Ties Remain Strong, Despite Rift

India's New Domestic Defense Focus Good for Israel

Indian PM Modi launches shift away from defense import, Israel welcomes opportunity for increased joint production of military hardware.

India's New Domestic Defense Focus Good for Israel

Israeli Defense Minister to Visit India

Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon will depart for New Delhi in about two weeks to meet with top defense and political officials.

Israeli Defense Minister to Visit India

'Hezbollah Started this Round'

MKs and party leaders urge strong IDF response to Hezbollah attack Wednesday night, say Israel must provide deterrence.

'Hezbollah Started this Round, They Should Know Better'

US Army Awards 12.7M to Israeli Defense Company

Grant to provide Apache helmets to the US Army in latest cooperative move with Israel.

US Army Awards $12.7M Contract to Israeli Defense Company

Wall to Protect Infiltration from Terrorists

The construction of a security wall near Sha'arei Tikva, at the point where thousands of illegal enter each month, has been completed.

Security Wall Completed to Protect Infiltration from Terrorists

Jordan's Stability 'Vital' to Israel's Security

Foreign Minister says Israel 'will do everything to maintain the stability of Jordan' following threats from ISIS takeover.

Liberman: Jordan's Stability 'Vital' to Israel's Security

Experts Warn Israel of Possible ISIS Threat

Expert: battle between Islamist, Iraqi forces can snowball to cause terrorism closer to home - and IDF should prepare itself in the interim.

Defense Experts Warn Israel of Possible ISIS Threatplayer

Top IDF Officer: Israelis Have Lost Faith in IDF

Whilst condemning Yitzhar extremists, top officer slams defense establishment for refusing to take decisive action against Israel's enemies.

Top IDF Officer: Israelis Have Lost Faith in IDF

Israeli Air Force Receives First 'Super Hercules'

Israel-US relationship strengthened over IAF addition; Lockheed Martin exec notes fitting name, as IDF's strength 'like Samson.'

Israeli Air Force Receives First 'Super Hercules' C-130J

Lockheed Martin Opens in Israel

Israeli branch, in Be'er Sheva, established to support IDF and campaign to develop the Negev, CEO says.

Lockheed Martin Opens in Israel

Defense Drill in Israeli Schools Monday

Siren to sound at 10:05 am to begin the national defense drill; exercises, simulations to be held.

National Defense Exercise in Schools Across Israel Monday

Israel, Kazakhstan to Strengthen Economic Ties

Former Defense Minister Ehud Barak meets with Kazakhstan's president to discuss possibilities for closer cooperation.

Israel, Kazakhstan to Strengthen Economic Ties

Israel Produces 'Laser Beam' Defense Technology

Dubbed the 'Iron Beam,' laser defense system against short-range missiles draws comparison to 'Star Wars' weaponry.

Israel Produces 'Laser Beam' Defense Technology

'Abbas: Anti-Semitic Leader #1'

Intelligence Minister Yuval Steinitz, speaking at INSS, blames Abbas for ongoing incitement against Israel by the Palestinian Authority.

'Mahmoud Abbas: Number One Anti-Semite'player

'170,000 Rockets Aimed at Israel'

Israel's Chief of Military Intelligence presents the magnitude of Israel's struggle to defend itself.

'170,000 Rockets Aimed at Israel'

India to Buy 15 Drones from Israel

Indian government approves purchase Monday. The goal: to boost India's surveillance capabilities.

India to Buy 15 Drones from Israel