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Posts Tagged: IDF

March 31, 2020 3:52 pm

Fight Against Coronavirus Tantamount to Global War, Head of IDF Medical Corps Says

The head of the IDF Medical Corps said on Tuesday that Israel was lucky to have two months to make crash preparations for combating the...

March 29, 2020 6:48 pm

Israeli Army to Deploy Hundreds of Troops Sunday to Help Enforce Coronavirus Lockdown

The Israel Defense Forces are set to deploy across the country in order to aid police in enforcing the current coronavirus lockdown, Israeli news website...

March 24, 2020 1:18 pm

Israeli Military Readying to Enforce Potential Total Shutdown of Country

Israel's military is preparing for a potential total shutdown of the country due to the coronavirus pandemic and is planning to mobilize eight battalions to...

March 23, 2020 6:58 am

The IDF’s Momentum Plan Aims to Create a New Type of War Machine

One of the most remarkable aspects of the IDF’s new multi-year Momentum program is its revised definition of victory. To reflect the reality of complex combat...

March 17, 2020 12:58 pm

IDF Reveals Recent Attempted Sniper Attack on Golan Border Was Work of Hezbollah and Syrian Army

The IDF revealed on Tuesday that an attempted sniper attack two weeks ago on Israel’s Golan Heights border with Syria was the work of Hezbollah...

March 16, 2020 1:18 pm

Facing Coronavirus Threat, IDF Quarantines Soldiers, Delays Inductions

The IDF is taking major steps to contain the spread of the coronavirus within its ranks, placing many soldiers and officers in quarantine, delaying induction...

March 16, 2020 4:48 am

Dangerous Streamlining in the IDF

Each year, amid budget deliberations, Finance Ministry officials demand that the IDF do some streamlining. The streamlining processes conducted in recent decades, which focused on...

March 15, 2020 7:19 pm

As Coronavirus Intensifies, Israel Preparing to Mobilize IDF to Fight the Disease

As the coronavirus crisis intensifies around the world, Israel is preparing for the possibility that it may mobilize the army to help combat the disease. The...

March 9, 2020 1:28 pm

Israeli Military Preparing for Major Coronavirus Outbreak

The IDF is undertaking extensive preparations for a possible outbreak of the coronavirus within its ranks and Israeli society at large, the news site N12...

March 3, 2020 4:38 pm

Despite Coronavirus Fears, IDF and US Military Kick Off Bi-Annual Juniper Cobra Exercise in Israel

Despite concerns over the spread of the coronavirus, the IDF and US military kicked off their bi-annual Juniper Cobra exercise in Israel on Tuesday. Israel Hayom...

February 27, 2020 12:14 pm

IDF Cancels Joint Exercise With US European Command Due to Coronavirus Fears

The IDF on Thursday decided to postpone an annual joint military exercise with the US European Command scheduled for next week due to the coronavirus...

February 23, 2020 9:43 pm

Israeli Defense Minister Explains Tough Stance as Iron Dome Moved South After Escalation Following Gaza Border Incident

Tensions along Israel’s border with the Gaza Strip erupted on Sunday, with the Israeli Air Force striking the Palestinian Islamic Jihad terror group after a...

February 13, 2020 2:04 pm

New IDF Multi-Year Master Plan Includes Establishment of Special ‘Iran Directorate’

The IDF released on Thursday a new multi-year master plan for reforming and improving its capabilities -- including the establishment of a special unit to...

February 11, 2020 3:38 pm

Stats Reveal High IDF Dropout Rate for Traumatized Sderot Youth

The extent of the trauma caused by rocket attacks on Sderot over the past two decades is demonstrated by the high rate of the southern...


Mexican-Jewish Dance Group Showcases New Choreography Planned for Cancelled Festival

The Mexican-Jewish folk ensemble Anajnu Veatem shared on YouTube over the weekend new...

Jerusalem Orchestra Members Perform Virtual Concert From Homes in Israel, New York

The Jerusalem Orchestra East & West did a virtual performance last week to...

‘Hamilton’ Creator Lin-Manuel Miranda Flaunts His Hebrew on Twitter

Lin-Manuel Miranda, the creator and star of the hit Broadway musical "Hamilton," showed...


Israelis Told to Wear Face Masks in Public, Mark Religious Holidays With Cl...

All Israelis should wear face masks while in public as a precaution against the coronavirus, and upcoming Jewish, Muslim and Christian...

Middle East

Trump Warns Iran Against Possible ‘Sneak Attack’ on US in Iraq

US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that Iran or its proxies planned a sneak attack on American targets in Iraq, and warned they would pay a "very heavy price" but gave...

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