Kfir Brigade

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IDF major discovers his brother was ramming attack victim

IDF major discovers his brother was ramming attack victim

IDF major serving in Kfir Brigade receives notification of ramming attack - and finds out his brother was the severely injured officer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/03/2019 10:04
'I was thinking: This is probably a terrorist attack'

'I was thinking: This is probably a terrorist attack'

Soldier who fired at terrorist in Samaria recalls: "I recognized a vehicle that was speeding toward us, I told the civilians to move."Ido Ben Porat, 27/12/2018 06:08
Watch: Kfir brigade practices fighting Hamas

Watch: Kfir brigade practices fighting Hamas

Infantry brigade concludes exercise over past week to practice scenarios in urban warfare.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/11/2018 10:37
Fighting terror, protecting the home front

Fighting terror, protecting the home front

Captain Benayahu Cohen, commander of the Shimshon company in the Kfir Brigade, writes to the brigade's new recruits.Captain Benayahu Cohen, 03/08/2018 10:33
Moshe Feiglin's son booted from combat unit

Moshe Feiglin's son booted from combat unit

IDF kicks out politician's son after he wrote a viral Facebook post calling on troops to refuse orders that endangered them.Tzvi Lev, 30/07/2018 13:04
Kfir's exceptional fighters: 'Sacrifice and investment'

Kfir's exceptional fighters: 'Sacrifice and investment'

47 soldiers, commanders receive commendation from Brigade Commander. 'Proves love of nation, land, rightness of path valid among youth.'Mordechai Sones, 11/04/2018 13:52
Soldier jailed for growing beard

Soldier jailed for growing beard

Combat soldier imprisoned for 20 days for growing beard during counting of the Omer. IDF: 'Soldier does not maintain religious lifestyle.'Ido Ben Porat, 10/04/2018 11:08
'Suddenly we were told - we've got Johnny'

'Suddenly we were told - we've got Johnny'

Commander of Nachshon Battalion of Kfir Brigade Company tells of behind-the-scenes action capturing murderer of Rabbi Itamar Ben Gal.Mordechai Sones, 20/03/2018 21:12
Swastika scrawled on Joshua's tomb

Swastika scrawled on Joshua's tomb

Visitors at grave of Joshua Bin Nun shocked to find the site defaced with Nazi symbol.Tzvi Lev, 22/02/2018 19:44
From 'Cheder' to platoon commander

From 'Cheder' to platoon commander

Lieutenant Shlomo Weizman will stand today at his soldier's swearing-in ceremony, Haruv reconnaissance unit recruits.Mordechai Sones, 24/08/2017 18:49
'I acted because I care'

'I acted because I care'

Mediator between Kfir Brigade Commander and father of Elor Azariya testifies.Nitzan Keidar, 31/01/2017 13:21
'Open investigation against Kfir Commander over Azariya case'

'Open investigation against Kfir Commander over Azariya case'

Attorney on Elor Azariya's defense team calls for an investigation of Brigade Commander who pressured soldier's father not to appeal.Tal Polon, 12/01/2017 15:24
'The Army behaved like a mafia'

'The Army behaved like a mafia'

Elor Azariya's attorney reacts to the recent conversation which the Kfir Brigade Commander held with Charlie Azariya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/01/2017 09:44
Kfir Brigade Commander met with Charlie Azariya

Kfir Brigade Commander met with Charlie Azariya

Meeting held with mediation of Ophir Sofer, former deputy to Paratrooper's Battalion Commander, today General Secretary of National Union.Mordechai Sones, 10/01/2017 20:54
Security forces carry out mass operations

Security forces carry out mass operations

Police and IDF forces carried out multiple operations in Judea and Samaria last night, arresting one in connection to the Mark murder.Rachel Kaplan, 02/08/2016 08:53
Commander reprimanded for failings during attack

Commander reprimanded for failings during attack

Central Command head reprimands Kfir Brigade Commander following investigation of last week’s attack near Samaria’s Har Bracha.Talia Blatman, 08/03/2016 18:37
IDF commander suspended over Har Bracha attack

IDF commander suspended over Har Bracha attack

Investigation of attack on army post reveals serious deficiencies; Kfir Brigade company commander gets punished.Kobi Finkler, 06/03/2016 22:46
Soldier jailed for 'extremist dance' wedding

Soldier jailed for 'extremist dance' wedding

21-day sentence for soldier whose gun was passed around during dance, in which one person waved picture of murdered Arab baby.Kobi Finkler, 01/01/2016 13:35
Watch: Anglo IDF Recruits Bridge Army and Torah

Watch: Anglo IDF Recruits Bridge Army and Torah

Arutz Sheva speaks to Israel's newest soldiers Tuesday as they leave the yeshiva world for the military.Yoni Kempinski, 22/07/2015 20:07
'Soldiers Go Home and Hug Their Moms, But I Can't'

'Soldiers Go Home and Hug Their Moms, But I Can't'

Seven months after aliyah, Meir Ginsburg explains to Arutz Sheva how he fell in love with Israel and decided to be an infantry soldier.Yishai Karov, Ari Yashar, 22/01/2015 15:39
Photos and Videos: Northern Israel Snowbound

Photos and Videos: Northern Israel Snowbound

White stuff is falling thick and fast in the northern parts of Israel, but soldiers' morale is not.Arutz Sheva, 07/01/2015 13:29
IDF Honors Officer Who Took on Afula Terrorist

IDF Honors Officer Who Took on Afula Terrorist

Second Lieutenant Yitzhak Maimon, who took on the terrorist who murdered Eden Atias, given certificate of appreciation by the IDF.Elad Benari, 18/11/2013 03:14
Alert Troops Foil Gaza Terror Attack

Alert Troops Foil Gaza Terror Attack

IDF troops prevented an apparent terror attack Monday night near the Gaza border fence.Kochava Rozenbaum & David Lev, 30/09/2013 21:17
Hevron Hills: Arab Gang Caught, Firebombs in Hand

Hevron Hills: Arab Gang Caught, Firebombs in Hand

Four young would-be terrorists are nabbed minutes before they could throw bombs at Jewish drivers.Maayana Miskin, 12/09/2013 08:56
US, Israel Air Forces on 'Juniper Stallion' Drill

US, Israel Air Forces on 'Juniper Stallion' Drill

The US and Israeli air forces are carrying out a two-week set of joint maneuvers designed to improve interoperability in the air.Chana Ya'ar, 25/07/2013 10:13
Soldiers Arrest Terrorist With Firebombs

Soldiers Arrest Terrorist With Firebombs

Soldiers from the IDF’s Kfir Brigade arrested a PA Arab who was carrying firebombs and improvised explosive devices.Elad Benari, 08/04/2013 02:15
IDF Arms Soldiers with Cameras

IDF Arms Soldiers with Cameras

Following release of videos showing soldiers ‘running away,’ the IDF has decided to put soldiers with cameras on the front line.Maayana Miskin, 30/01/2013 15:28
Soldier Who Refused to Ambush Vandals Suspended

Soldier Who Refused to Ambush Vandals Suspended

The IDF suspends a Kfir Brigade fighter who refused to participate in an ambush to catch “price tag” vandals for six months.Elad Benari, 05/07/2012 05:12
Soldier Dismissed for Refusing to Ambush Vandals

Soldier Dismissed for Refusing to Ambush Vandals

IDF soldier dismissed from a commanders’ course after refusing to participate in an ambush to catch “price tag” vandals.Elad Benari, 03/07/2012 01:14
IDF Chief Meets New Soldiers

IDF Chief Meets New Soldiers

IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz meets the young recruits who will be joining the IDF’s Kfir anti-terror brigade.Elad Benari, 14/03/2012 04:14
Stabbing Attack Foiled in Gush Etzion Junction

Stabbing Attack Foiled in Gush Etzion Junction

One day after Shalit deal, female terrorist tries to stab Israelis. No one hurt.Elad Benari, Canada, 19/10/2011 18:00
Kfir - Think Camouflaged!

Kfir - Think Camouflaged!

A new IDF video describes the Kfir Brigade, the youngest Infantry Corps brigade in the Israel Defense Forces.Elad Benari, 01/08/2011 07:50