The Faces Behind the Success of the Iron Dome
Personal Testimony: A Young Officer’s Life with ALS
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Three Hezbollah Attacks the World Can’t Forget
Leading the Battle Against the Stigma of Autism
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New IDF Policy Supports Equality for Same-Sex Parents
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Terror Attack in the Duma Village
Last night, the IDF received reports of a fire in the village of Duma, northeast of Ramallah. Two homes were set ablaze and as a result, a Palestinian child was killed and four additional family members were wounded. Initial
ISA & IDF Joint Operation Stops Terror Cell Responsible for Two Shooting Attacks
The ISA and IDF conducted a search in Judea and Samaria to identify the terror cell behind last month’s shooting attacks. In the joint operation, the ISA, IDF, and Israel Police, discovered, detained and interrogated the terror cell responsible for
IDF and ISA Join Forces to Arrest Assailant of June 19 Attack
On June 19, 2015, a terrorist named Mohammed Abu Shaheen stopped an Israeli vehicle near the Ein Buvin Spring in the Dolev community, pretending to ask for directions. When the vehicle stopped, Abu Shaheen opened fire, moderately injuring one civilian and severely injuring Danny Gonen z”l, who later succumbed to his wounds.
Earlier today, Wednesday, July 15, 2015, Abu Shaheen was captured in a joint Israel Security Agency (ISA) and IDF operation.
Continue or Abort? You Decide
Last year, the IDF set out on a mission to stop Hamas aggression against Israeli civilians. One of our major challenges was that Hamas’ chose to embed its vast terror network deep within Gaza’s population.
“We Can’t Afford to be Indifferent” – IDF’s Medical Aid to Palestinians
A newly designated IDF reserves company focuses on providing medical care and humanitarian aid to the Palestinian population.
When Hamas Tries to Establish a Terror Network – We Stop Them
Over the past few months the IDF, ISA and the Israeli police uncovered a Hamas terror cell in Nablus and surrounding villages. The leaders of the cell intended to rebuild a vast terror network in multiple Palestinian cities. Throughout the extensive investigation, 40 Hamas operatives were detained.
Forces Visit and Search Vessel Attempting to Break Naval Blockade of Gaza
After exhausting all diplomatic channels, the Israeli government ordered the Israeli Navy to redirect a vessel in order to prevent a breach of the naval blockade of the Gaza Strip.
Attempted Terror Attack at IDF Checkpoint in Jordan Valley
On Friday, June 26, 2015, a Palestinian gunman attacked the B’kaot Crossing, an IDF checkpoint in the Jordan Valley.
Find Out What it Takes to Become a World-Class Fighter Pilot
Exclusively on the IDF Blog, an IAF fighter pilot faces the camera and talks about the challenging training he endured to become a pilot. He takes us through the trying yet strengthening moments all the way to the exhilarating and rewarding accomplishment of receiving his pilot’s wings. Meet Lt. G, who at age 22, can be proud to call himself a pilot in the IAF.
Renewal of Rocket Attacks on Israel
Yesterday, June 23, 2015, Gaza terrorists broke the silence once again and fired a rocket towards Israel. Unfortunately, this incident doesn’t stand alone. Over the course of the past 30 days, four rocket attacks have disturbed the relative quiet since the end of Operation Protective Edge.