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Iron Dome intercepts rockets over southern Israel

Iron Dome intercepts rockets over southern Israel

Rocket sirens heard in southern Israel. Iron Dome intercepts at least two rockets launched from Gaza.Elad Benari, 03/06/2018 06:06
'Sometimes you have just three seconds to make a decision'

'Sometimes you have just three seconds to make a decision'

Pres. Rivlin visits Iron Dome battery, praises soldiers for working overtime to protect Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/05/2018 17:07
Barrage of rockets in south

Barrage of rockets in south

IDF confirms Iron Dome intercepted projectiles from Gaza after earlier mortar barrage from Hamas-run enclave.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/05/2018 15:15
High noon at the Golan Heights

High noon at the Golan Heights

Trump 1, Israel 1, World 0. Jack Engelhard, 10/05/2018 11:28
'Iron Dome' wins 'Invention of Israel'

'Iron Dome' wins 'Invention of Israel'

'70 Greatest Israeli Blue-and-White Inventions' competition, initiated by Economy Ministry, ends today with selection of Iron Dome system.Mordechai Sones, 15/04/2018 14:17
'Iron Dome did not malfunction'

'Iron Dome did not malfunction'

Aerial Defense chief says activation of Iron Dome missile defense in response to gunfire a result of system's high sensitivity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/03/2018 15:42
IDF: Rocket sirens were because of machine-gun fire

IDF: Rocket sirens were because of machine-gun fire

IDF Spokesperson says no rockets were fired from Gaza at Israel after series of incoming rocket sirens heard in the south.Kobi Finkler, 25/03/2018 23:22
Rockets fired at Israel from Gaza, Iron Dome downs projectiles

Rockets fired at Israel from Gaza, Iron Dome downs projectiles

Terrorists operating in Gaza Strip fire rockets at Israeli towns. Iron Dome defense system shoots down multiple rockets.David Rosenberg, 25/03/2018 22:52
Torah scroll finds a home at Iron Dome unit

Torah scroll finds a home at Iron Dome unit

Soldiers at the Southern Iron Dome unit celebrate a Torah scroll dedication together with the family of a deceased Holocaust survivor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/01/2018 08:05
Rockets fired from Gaza interrupt event honoring fallen soldier

Rockets fired from Gaza interrupt event honoring fallen soldier

Iron Dome intercepts two missiles as a third falls in Israeli territory, damaging a building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/12/2017 15:53
Iron Dome intercepts 2 rockets over Sderot

Iron Dome intercepts 2 rockets over Sderot

Missile defense system prevents damage from latest attack from Gaza terrorists. Residents treated for shock.Gary Willig, 13/12/2017 20:55
Rocket found in Sderot preschool

Rocket found in Sderot preschool

Rocket fired from Gaza damages Sderot preschool, IDF investigates whether Iron Dome malfunctioned.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/12/2017 23:46
Gaza terrorists fire rockets towards Israel

Gaza terrorists fire rockets towards Israel

Iron Dome intercepts rocket fired from Gaza towards southern Israel.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 08/12/2017 20:10
Naval Iron Dome operational

Naval Iron Dome operational

Air Force completes deployment of battery in warship, conducts successful test;System is to protect strategic sea facilities.Mordechai Sones, 27/11/2017 21:04
'Next war will be particularly violent'

'Next war will be particularly violent'

Military correspondent warns Israeli cities will be hit hard in next war, says home front casualties will be higher than on front line.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/11/2017 19:20
Britain buys Iron Dome for Falkland Islands

Britain buys Iron Dome for Falkland Islands

Britain buys defense shield which uses the same technology as Iron Dome, in order to protect the Falkland Islands.Ben Ariel, 24/11/2017 04:13
Iron Dome battery placed near Tel Aviv

Iron Dome battery placed near Tel Aviv

Dan region one of the regions protected by Iron Dome as IDF prepares for retaliation by Gaza terrorists for destruction of terror tunnel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/11/2017 17:47
IDF places Iron Dome batteries in center of country

IDF places Iron Dome batteries in center of country

Batteries deployed in case Islamic Jihad, other Gaza terrorist groups, retaliate for destruction of terror tunnel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/11/2017 20:20
US wants an Iron Dome of its own

US wants an Iron Dome of its own

US Department of Defense considering purchase of Israeli Iron Dome defense system to protect its military crews stationed around the world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2017 08:39
'Put an Iron Dome in South Korea'

'Put an Iron Dome in South Korea'

Retired Marine Corps Lt. Col. North calls on US to pressure Israel into providing missile defense systems to defend against North Korea.Guy Cohen, Chana Roberts, 10/08/2017 08:55
Defense establishment ramps up protection of gas installations

Defense establishment ramps up protection of gas installations

Defense establishment concerned that the gas installations will represent a strategic target for enemies in the event of conflict.Yoel Domb, 28/03/2017 16:03
Media misfeasance exposed in “Eyeless in Gaza” documentary

Media misfeasance exposed in “Eyeless in Gaza” documentary

Hamas can control what journalists report, and what they don’t. Israel is the victim of this kind of fake news. Noah Beck, 05/03/2017 23:35
Watch: IDF tests "Iron dome" systems

Watch: IDF tests "Iron dome" systems

The Iron Dome anti-rocket protective system has been at the helm of defense since wars with Gaza began., 23/02/2017 14:31
Israel's missile defense systems pass muster

Israel's missile defense systems pass muster

New Tamir anti-missile interceptor product of Israeli-American cooperation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/02/2017 19:47
'Eilat back to normal' following rocket attack

'Eilat back to normal' following rocket attack

Deputy mayor of Eilat says disruption caused by rocket attack last night was minimal. 'They won't be able to disrupt our tranquility.'Benny Toker., 09/02/2017 23:00
Rockets fired towards Eilat

Rockets fired towards Eilat

Four rockets fired from Egypt towards Eilat. Three intercepted by Iron Dome.Elad Benari, 08/02/2017 23:19
December's sirens turn out to be 2 Grad rockets

December's sirens turn out to be 2 Grad rockets

IDF spokesman says rocket sirens at end of December were Grad rockets fired at Israel, not spillover from Sinai.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/01/2017 07:49
Hamas official: We'll give rockets to anyone who fights Israel

Hamas official: We'll give rockets to anyone who fights Israel

Al-Aqsa TV shows Hamas official saying terror group will supply weapons to anyone willing to fight Israel.Chana Roberts, 12/12/2016 15:03
Iron Dome intercepts two rockets over Golan

Iron Dome intercepts two rockets over Golan

For the first time ever, the anti-missile system is used operationally in the Golan Heights. The rockets were 'strays.'Orli Harari, 17/09/2016 21:01
IDF successfully tests 'Iron Dome of the Sea'

IDF successfully tests 'Iron Dome of the Sea'

Naval missile defense system, based on Iron Dome system, to provide crucial defense of Israel's offshore assets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/05/2016 18:26
Iron Dome downs unmanned drone in US Army test

Iron Dome downs unmanned drone in US Army test

Revolutionary missile defense system proved its drone-killing capacity as well in first test on foreign soil.Ari Soffer, 21/04/2016 09:56
Cruz, Rubio clash over Iron Dome and Israel

Cruz, Rubio clash over Iron Dome and Israel

Ted Cruz calls for greater cooperation with Israel on Iron Dome, but Marco Rubio notes he voted to slash aid to Israel.Gil Ronen, 17/02/2016 16:49
US missile defense aid to cut sharply in 2017

US missile defense aid to cut sharply in 2017

New budget requests show cooperative programs down by over $100 million, no new Iron Dome funding after 2017, amid defense aid standoff.Ari Yashar, 10/02/2016 08:13
Iron Dome accidentally responds to gunfire

Iron Dome accidentally responds to gunfire

Bullets fired by Gaza terrorists accidentally identified as rocket, Iron Dome missile lands in open ground outside Sderot.Tova Dvorin, 17/11/2015 15:25
Gulf States in Talks to Buy Iron Dome from Israel

Gulf States in Talks to Buy Iron Dome from Israel

GCC is set to purchase system via the US so as to defend against growing Iranian threat, in signs of a begrudging defense alliance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/10/2015 09:24
Breaking: Rocket Intercepted Near Ashkelon

Breaking: Rocket Intercepted Near Ashkelon

Ashkelon residents hear explosion, rocket sirens. Reports say one rocket fired, stopped by Iron Dome.Matt Wanderman, 10/10/2015 23:12
Iron Dome Intercepts Rocket Over Ashdod

Iron Dome Intercepts Rocket Over Ashdod

Rocket fired from Gaza towards the city of Ashdod intercepted by the Iron Dome anti-missile system.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/09/2015 23:08
Iron Dome Deployed Near Sderot, Netivot

Iron Dome Deployed Near Sderot, Netivot

Defensive anti-rocket batteries deployed following two terror rocket attacks Friday evening.Yedidya Ben Or, 20/09/2015 20:17
Iron Dome Intercepts Two Rockets Over Ashkelon

Iron Dome Intercepts Two Rockets Over Ashkelon

Iron Dome shoots down two Gaza rockets that were headed towards Ashkelon, hours after attack on Sderot.Elad Benari, Canada, 18/09/2015 23:45
Iron Dome Sent to Ashdod After Allan's Rearrest

Iron Dome Sent to Ashdod After Allan's Rearrest

Although rocket fire unlikely, IDF Southern Command deploys missile defense system following Islamic Jihad hunger striker's rearrest.Cynthia Blank, 17/09/2015 10:38
'We'll Strike Even Where You Have the Iron Dome'

'We'll Strike Even Where You Have the Iron Dome'

Terror group threatens Israel after IAF eliminates terror targets in Syria, denies firing rockets on Israel on Thursday.Tova Dvorin, Chicago, 21/08/2015 19:29
Four Rockets Hit Northern Israel from Syria

Four Rockets Hit Northern Israel from Syria

Missiles hit near border hours after IDF deploys Iron Dome in Ashdod, and then Be'er Sheva, amid fears hunger striker may set off war.Kobi Finkler, Ari Yashar, 20/08/2015 19:05
Iron Dome Deployed to Ashdod

Iron Dome Deployed to Ashdod

IDF deploys missile defense system, fearing rocket attacks from Gaza over hunger striking terrorist Mohammed Allan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/08/2015 12:57
Laser Beams to Intercept Mortar Shells?

Laser Beams to Intercept Mortar Shells?

Following success of Iron Dome against rockets, system in the works to neutralize mortar fire cheaply and effectively.Hillel Fendel, 13/08/2015 11:55
Canada Buys Own Iron Dome

Canada Buys Own Iron Dome

Canadian defense ministry invests in 'Medium Range Radar' system to the tune of $187.2 million.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/07/2015 20:36
Watch: Iron Dome Knocks Drone Out of the Air

Watch: Iron Dome Knocks Drone Out of the Air

The Iron Dome missile defense system is also effective against drones, tests by Rafael, maker of the system, showed.Koby Finkler, 13/07/2015 22:00
New Tests Revamp IDF's Iron Dome System

New Tests Revamp IDF's Iron Dome System

Defense Ministry conducts successful tests to upgrade anti-missile system, preparing it to confront a wider variety of threats.Kobi Finkler and Ari Soffer, 02/07/2015 14:38
The JCPA Report: Refuting the UN Report on the 2014 Gaza War

The JCPA Report: Refuting the UN Report on the 2014 Gaza War

The bottom line is that the war was fought to stop the rocket fire on Israel's south and that if not for the Iron Dome, Israeli casualties would have been immense.Ambassador Dr. Dore Gold, 22/06/2015 23:09
Congress: Millions in Aid for IDF Missile Defense

Congress: Millions in Aid for IDF Missile Defense

Bipartisan move secures hundreds of millions in funds for Israeli short- and long-range missile defense systems.Ari Soffer, 14/06/2015 10:37
IDF Deploys Three Iron Dome Batteries in South

IDF Deploys Three Iron Dome Batteries in South

In the wake of latest rocket fire from Gaza, IDF deploys three Iron Dome batteries in Ashdod, Netivot and Ashkelon.Elad Benari, Canada, 05/06/2015 21:04
Top IDF Commander: Hamas Again Digging Tunnels

Top IDF Commander: Hamas Again Digging Tunnels

IDF Southern Command head General Sami Turgeman said that Hamas is back at it – attempting to dig tunnels into Israel.Yaakov Levi, 02/04/2015 12:24
Israeli Defense Minister to Visit India

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.Yaakov Levi , 05/02/2015 13:51
Report: IDF Deploys Iron Dome on Syrian Border

Report: IDF Deploys Iron Dome on Syrian Border

IDF mum on Iron Dome deployment along border, as Israel braces for possible retaliation from Hezbollah for airstrikes.Yishai Karov and Tova Dvorin, 19/01/2015 21:54
IDF Deploys Iron Dome, Prep for Possible Gaza War

IDF Deploys Iron Dome, Prep for Possible Gaza War

After sniper fire critically wounds soldier and Hamas terrorist leader killed, IDF taking steps indicating escalation may be on the way.Ari Yashar, 26/12/2014 07:48
US Army Denies it is Buying Iron Dome

US Army Denies it is Buying Iron Dome

Despite reports to the contrary, US Army denies buying Iron Dome technology. Experts say US stands much to gain from such a deal, though.Cynthia Blank, 13/11/2014 11:24
US Army Buys Its First Iron Dome from Israel

US Army Buys Its First Iron Dome from Israel

US apparently won over by performance of anti-missile system in Gaza war; move may mean Iron Dome to be covered by US defense budget.Ari Yashar, 03/11/2014 08:38
Ya'alon Warns Bennett Over Kerry Criticism

Ya'alon Warns Bennett Over Kerry Criticism

Defense Minister rebukes Bennett for 'casting a shadow' over shared US-Israel 'interests and values,' particularly defense funding.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 18/10/2014 21:38