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'The finest counter-terrorism force in the world'

'The finest counter-terrorism force in the world'

PM Netanyahu, Minister Erdan visit Yamam Swat unit, praise them for capturing terrorists behind recent attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/01/2019 16:39
Rivlin thanks Rambo the dog

Rivlin thanks Rambo the dog

President Rivlin hosts Yamam soldiers who were involved in the capture of Barkan terrorist and Rambo the dog who assisted.Elad Benari, 26/12/2018 01:03
PA: Israel executed civilians

PA: Israel executed civilians

PA condemns raid by Israeli special forces that killed terrorists responsible for Barkan and Ofra attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/12/2018 15:58
SWAT Commander: We'll catch Barkan terrorist

SWAT Commander: We'll catch Barkan terrorist

Yamam head promises Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked that is elite unit will lay hands on terrorist responsible for Barkan terror attack.Tzvi Lev, 22/11/2018 20:53
Watch: Police officers carry out operation in Jenin

Watch: Police officers carry out operation in Jenin

Watch as officers in Israel Police's Yamam anti-terrorist unit search homes and arrest terrorists. Most missions are top secret.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/01/2018 19:56
'We thank you in the name of all the people of Israel'

'We thank you in the name of all the people of Israel'

Family of Rabbi Raziel Shevach visit officers wounded during operation to capture terrorists.Ido Ben Porat, 19/01/2018 02:38
Officer wounded in Jenin gunfight regains consciousness

Officer wounded in Jenin gunfight regains consciousness

Special forces officer wounded in Jenin shootout on Thursday regains consciousness.Tzvi Lev, 18/01/2018 19:54
'The fighters I met were determined and proud'

'The fighters I met were determined and proud'

Public Security Minister visits fighters wounded in Jenin last night during capture of terrorists who murdered Rabbi Shevach.Uzi Baruch, 18/01/2018 14:15
'Terrorists cannot hide from us - we'll always get them'

'Terrorists cannot hide from us - we'll always get them'

Praise rains in from across the political spectrum after security forces capture murderers of Rabbi Raziel Shevach.Tzvi Lev, 18/01/2018 10:06
How security camera footage helped Israel track down killers

How security camera footage helped Israel track down killers

Security camera footage enabled the Israeli security forces to track down the terrorists who murdered Ron Kukia earlier this month.Tzvi Lev, 31/12/2017 17:24
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
'You work day and night to protect us'

'You work day and night to protect us'

President Reuven Rivlin visits base of elite police counter-terrorism unit, praises their vigilance and dedication.Ido ben Porat, 08/09/2016 22:00
Erdan thanks special ops 'on behalf of Israel’

Erdan thanks special ops 'on behalf of Israel’

Public Security Minister meets with covert counter-terror unit fighters who eliminated terrorist Nashat Milhem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/01/2016 21:55
IDF Warrior Wounded in Jenin Regains Consciousness

IDF Warrior Wounded in Jenin Regains Consciousness

Yamam special forces warrior is in stable condition and recovering after being operated on. Yaalon confirms: it was friendly fire.Kobi Finkler, 01/09/2015 11:25
Soldier Wounded by 'Friendly Fire' in Jenin

Soldier Wounded by 'Friendly Fire' in Jenin

Counterterrorism fighter moderately wounded during a terror arrest operation in Jenin.Elad Benari and Kobi Finkler, 01/09/2015 06:32
Aharonovich: 'We Closed the Circle' on Shooting

Aharonovich: 'We Closed the Circle' on Shooting

Internal Security Minister praises 'swift, precise' attack by special forces on Glick shooter.Yedidya Ben-Or and Tova Dvorin, 30/10/2014 09:20
Details on 'Comprehensive Plan' to Make J'lem Safe

Details on 'Comprehensive Plan' to Make J'lem Safe

Police staff, special forces to work together to quell the capital's 'silent intifada,' Jerusalem Police Cmmdr. reveals.Tova Dvorin, 22/10/2014 17:06
Watch: How the IDF Tracked Down Teens' Killers

Watch: How the IDF Tracked Down Teens' Killers

Testimony and footage from joint police-IDF operation to track down Hamas murderers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/09/2014 22:33
Head-Cam Captures Battle With Teens' Murderers

Head-Cam Captures Battle With Teens' Murderers

Elite counter-terrorism unit which killed Hamas terrorists behind brutal kidnap-murder of Israeli teens releases footage from operation.Yoni Kempinski, 23/09/2014 17:50
SWAT Praised After Teens' Murderers Eliminated

SWAT Praised After Teens' Murderers Eliminated

Border Police unit played 'decisive role' in maintaining national security, Police Commissioner commends Tuesday.Orly Harari, 23/09/2014 15:01
SWAT Team 'Pressure Cooker' Eliminates Terrorist

SWAT Team 'Pressure Cooker' Eliminates Terrorist

A tactic dubbed 'pressure cooker' failed to persuade a suspect to come out of his hideout. He wound up dead.Gil Ronen, 27/02/2014 13:52
Counter-terrorist Unit's Doctor Dies Suddenly

Counter-terrorist Unit's Doctor Dies Suddenly

Tragedy struck at the Yamam, as the unit’s doctor died unexpectedly of a heart attack. He was 45 years old.Uzi Baruch, 30/07/2013 00:12