News and updates about IDF

Abbas sends condolences to families of eliminated terrorists

PA chairman calls families of the terrorists who were eliminated in IDF operation in Shechem.

Abbas sends condolences to families of eliminated terrorists

Watch: IDF firefight with terrorists in Shechem

IDF publishes rare documentation from helmet cameras of soldiers of fight in which terrorist Ibrahim al-Nablusi was killed.

Watch: IDF firefight with terrorists in Shechemplayer

Terrorist Ibrahim al-Nablusi eliminated in Shechem

Terrorist Ibrahim al-Nablusi is killed in firefight as Israeli security forces attempt to arrest him in Shechem.

Terrorist Ibrahim al-Nablusi eliminated in Shechem

IDF Chief of Staff: We dealt a serious blow to the Islamic Jihad organization

IDF Chief of Staff Aviv Kochavi vists Tel Nof Airbase, meets units that operated in Operation Breaking Dawn.

'We dealt a serious blow to the Islamic Jihad organization'

Balad chairman: IDF 'most destructive' force in the world

MK Sami Abu Shehadeh: 'Jews in Israel made 1 of the most well-oiled, most efficient, most destructive machines of destruction in the world.'

Balad chairman: IDF 'most destructive' force in the world

Operation Breaking Dawn: 'I see children running around - cancel the strike'

IDF delayed strike against Islamic Jihad leader several times due to the presence of children in the area.

'I see children running around - cancel the strike'player

IDF: This is what the failed launches of the Islamic Jihad in Gaza look like

Watch: IDF Spokesperson's Unit publishes three-dimensional illustration of the failed launches of the Islamic Jihad in Gaza.

This is what the Islamic Jihad's failed launches look likeplayer

IDF releases video of killing of Islamic Jihad leader Khaled Mansour

Khaled Mansour had launched numerous terrorist attacks against Israel over the years.

IDF releases video of killing of Islamic Jihad leaderplayer

Counter-terror operations in Yesha continue as rockets fly from Gaza

20 Islamic Jihad suspects arrested in Judea and Samaria overnight. Rioters throw stones, explosives at IDF forces.

Counter-terror operations in Yesha continue as rockets fly

IDF: Terror tunnel destroyed

Gaza terrorists have launched 580 rockets and mortars at Israel, IDF strikes 140 Islamic Jihad targets.

IDF: Terror tunnel destroyedplayer

Islamic Jihad confirms: Top leader Khaled Mansour eliminated in Israeli strike

Mansour was involved in dozens of incidents of rocket fire, mortar bombs and anti-tank missiles.

Top leader Khaled Mansour eliminated in Israeli strike

IDF: Failed attempt to launch rocket killed Gazan children

IDF clarifies: Last attack in Jabalia was during daylight hours, Gazan children were killed after Gaza rocket failed to launch and exploded.

IDF: Failed attempt to launch rocket killed Gazan childrenplayer

More than 100 rockets fired at southern and central Israel, IDF retaliates

Sirens heard in southern and central Israel. At least 100 rockets fired, of which 60 entered Israel and 33 were intercepted by Iron Dome.

More than 100 rockets fired at Israel, IDF retaliatesplayer

IDF general to Gazans: The responsibility lies in the hands of Hamas

Head COGAT publishes video message to the people of Gaza about the current escalation.

'The responsibility lies in the hands of Hamas'player

Following rocket barrage: IDF attacks Islamic Jihad targets in Gaza

IDF strikes site for production of materials used in rockets, a weapons production site, a rocket launcher and a military post used.

IDF attacks Islamic Jihad targets in Gazaplayer

Operation Breaking Dawn: IDF destroys Islamic Jihad rocket launch site

IDF Spokesperson’s Unit announces that an extensive recruitment of reservists has begun as Operation Breaking Dawn continues.

IDF destroys Islamic Jihad rocket launch siteplayer

Operation "Breaking Dawn": IDF kills 15 terrorists including Islamic Jihad senior official

IDF announces attacks against targets in Gaza strip. Emergency situation declared on the home front.

IDF kills 15 terrorists including Islamic Jihad senior officialplayer

Israel, US, conclude 'Noble Rose' joint maritime exercise

From the depths of the Red Sea: Joint exercise of the Israeli Navy missile ship flotilla & Shayetet 13 alongside United States Navy forces.

Israel, US, conclude 'Noble Rose' joint maritime exerciseplayer

Sderot Mayor: The residents should not be held hostage by terrorist organizations

Sderot Mayor Alon Davidi blasts conduct of security establishment. "Terrorists must be eliminated and threats must be neutralized."

'The residents should not be held hostage'

Following assessment: Restrictions near Gaza border will continue

The restrictions and road closures in the area near the Gaza border will continue on Friday.

Restrictions near Gaza border will continue

IDF Chief of Staff orders increased readiness on Gaza border

Chief of Staff Aviv Kochavi visits Gaza Division as Israel remains in state of readiness 3 days after arresting Islamic Jihad leader.

IDF Chief of Staff orders increased readiness on Gaza border

Israel Dog Unit responds to increase in terrorist activity

A week of violent riots on the highways of the Samaria region has the Israel Dog Unit stepping in to help protect Israeli citizens.

Israel Dog Unit responds to increase in terrorist activity

Watch: Israel arrests terror leader

Footage from nearby security camera shows Jenin arrest of Basa'am Asadi, Islamic Jihad terror leader.

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Senior Islamic Jihad terrorist arrested in Jenin, one terrorist eliminated in clashes

Exchange of fire in Jenin: IDF forces capture the leader of the Islamic Jihad in Samaria.

Senior Islamic Jihad terrorist arrested in Jeninplayer

IDF thwarts drug-smuggling attempt

IDF soldiers thwart attempt to smuggle 600,000 NIS worth of drugs into Israel.

IDF thwarts drug-smuggling attempt

Dozens of soldiers re-uncover 1,500-year-old convent in military zone

A 1500-year-old convent with a mosaic floor and inscriptions is uncovered for a second time, in a military zone near Shoham, Israel.

Soldiers re-uncover 1,500-year-old convent in military zoneplayer

IDF names first female military secretary to the President

​​Brig-Gen. Naama Rosen Grimberg will be third female member of General Staff Forum.

IDF names first female military secretary to the President

6 terrorists arrested in overnight operations

IDF, Shabak and Israel Border Police forces conduct counterterrorism activities in several towns in Judea and Samaria.

6 terrorists arrested in overnight operations

IDF opens all positions to haredi soldiers for the 1st time

New rules to allow haredi recruits to complete high school studies before enlisting, place soldiers based on ability rather than test scores

IDF opens all positions to haredi soldiers for the 1st time

Security forces confiscate Yeshiva solar panels

Just hours before Shabbat, security forces confiscated or destroyed equipment providing electricity to the Homesh Yeshiva.

Security forces confiscate Yeshiva solar panels

IDF: Shooting attack was thwarted due to routine activity nearby

Initial inquiry shows IDF soldiers operating during routine activity spotted terrorist and engaged, successfully shooting thwarting attack.

IDF: Shooting attack was thwarted due to routine activity nearby

IDF troops thwart shooting attack near Shechem

Terrorist opens fire at soldiers who return fire and neutralize him. Shomron Regional Council head: An uncompromising response is required.

IDF troops thwart shooting attack near Shechem

Watch: Hamas tunnels, weapons near school, Pepsi factory

IDF releases documentation showing Hamas military assets such as tunnels, weapons facilities embedded in civilian areas.

Hamas tunnels, weapons near school, Pepsi factoryplayer

IDF demolishing homes of terrorists who murdered security guard in Ariel

IDF soldiers operating in Qarawat Bani Hassan to demolish residence of two terrorists who murdered Vyacheslav Golev.

IDF demolishing homes of Ariel terrorists

Security forces discover illegal ammunition and weapons

Israeli security forces apprehend seven wanted terror suspects, confiscate illegal weapons and ammunition.

Security forces discover illegal ammunition and weapons

Two terrorists eliminated in clashes with IDF soldiers in Shechem

Clashes break out during IDF arrest operation in Shechem (Nablus). No Israelis injured, two terrorists eliminated and 9 injured.

2 terrorists eliminated in clashes with IDF soldiers in Shechemplayer

IDF unveils new Judea and Samaria security fence

The new barrier to be erected will include kilometers of concrete wall and advanced means of monitoring nearby activity.

IDF unveils new Judea and Samaria security fenceplayer

Cleared for publication: IDF uses UAVs to carry out attacks

Multi-role and high performance tactical UAS - The Hermes 450 is a mature and combat proven system with over 500,000 operatio

Cleared for publication: IDF uses UAVs to carry out attacksplayer

IDF strikes Hamas military post after gunfire from Gaza

Bullet found in community of Netiv HaAsara fired from Gaza.

IDF strikes Hamas military post after gunfire from Gaza

IDF’s Wounded-In-Action Soldiers Surmount Death to Become High-Powered Executives

Returning to civilian life is a challenge for any veteran, but for IDF veterans who were wounded-in-action, the challenge is greater.

IDF’s Wounded-In-Action Become High-Powered Executives