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Posts Tagged: Israel Defense Forces

April 24, 2017 2:17 pm

Report: Veteran Palestinian Terrorist Who Commanded Infamous 1987 Hang Glider Attack Killed in Syria

A veteran Palestinian terrorist who commanded an infamous 1987 attack in northern Israel was killed in Syria over the weekend in a military strike that...

April 20, 2017 3:51 pm

Hezbollah Commander Guides Journalists on Tour of Israeli Border Defenses, Says ‘We’re Not Afraid of War’

A Hezbollah commander on Thursday guided a group of journalists on a tour of the Israel-Lebanon border, according to media reports. “This is occupied Palestinian land,”...

April 16, 2017 1:40 pm

Video Shows Moments of High Tension in Nablus Following Exposure of Two Undercover Israeli Soldiers by Palestinian Police

A video published by Israel’s Channel 2 on Sunday shows the moments of high tension in the West Bank city of Nablus last night following...

April 14, 2017 2:47 pm

In Honor of Autism Awareness Month, IDF Highlights Roles Played by Autistic Soldiers

In honor of Autism Awareness Month, the Israeli military published a video on Thursday highlighting the contributions of autistic soldiers. In the video, 21-year-old IDF soldier...

April 10, 2017 6:07 pm

Top IDF Intelligence Official: Hezbollah ‘Very Challenged’ at Moment Due to Ongoing Military Support of Assad Regime in Syria

Hezbollah is “very challenged” at the moment due to its ongoing military support of Syrian President Bashar Assad’s regime, a top IDF official told the...

April 10, 2017 1:41 pm

Mother of Fallen IDF Soldier Whose Body Is Still Being Held by Hamas Nearly Three Years After Gaza War: We Hope Trump Administration Will Take on This Issue and Help Us Solve It

Monday marks the start of the third Passover since Simha and Leah Goldin’s son Hadar -- an IDF lieutenant -- was killed in battle with...

April 6, 2017 5:15 pm

IDF Soldier Slain in West Bank Car-Ramming Attack Described as ‘Sweet Kid’ Who ‘Couldn’t Hurt a Fly’

Elhai Teharlev -- the 20-year-old IDF sergeant who was killed in a car-ramming attack carried out by a Palestinian terrorist at a bus stop in the...

March 20, 2017 4:07 pm

In ‘Ultimate Sign of Victory,’ Elderly Holocaust Survivor Returns to Auschwitz-Birkenau, Recounts His Harrowing Experiences There

A video of an elderly Hasidic Holocaust survivor returning to the Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp in Poland and emotionally recounting his harrowing experiences there has gone...

February 23, 2017 8:52 pm

Report: Number of Female Soldiers Serving in IDF Ground Forces Jumped 350% in 2016

The number of female soldiers serving in combat roles in the IDF Ground Forces jumped 350% from 2015 to 2016, Israel Defense reported on Thursday. The...

January 18, 2017 12:35 pm

Syrian Mother Names Baby Born in Israeli Hospital ‘Sarah’ in Gesture of Gratitude to Jewish State

A Syrian woman recently gave birth to a girl at a hospital in northern Israel and named the child Sarah as a way of thanking the...

January 11, 2017 10:56 am

Hamas Hacks Cellphones of IDF Soldiers to Obtain Sensitive Information, Probe Reveals - A joint Israel Defense Forces (IDF) and Shin Bet security agency operation has uncovered a Hamas network aiming to hack the cellphones of...

January 10, 2017 12:36 pm

Netanyahu: IDF Will Always Remain in West Bank, Regardless of Future Scenarios

The IDF will always remain in the West Bank no matter what, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reiterated on Tuesday, the Hebrew news site nrg...

December 8, 2016 11:11 am

Israeli Security Forces Announce Disbanding of Hamas Terror Cell in West Bank - Israeli security forces announced Thursday that they had disbanded a Hamas terror cell operating in the Hebron area in October through a joint Israel...

November 3, 2016 12:08 pm

Report: Israeli President Rivlin to Visit India, Accompanied by Delegation of ‘Unprecedented Size’

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin will be joined by a delegation of business and academic officials of “unprecedented size” during his upcoming six-day visit to India...


Israeli-German Spat Highlights Europe’s Funding of BDS and Terror - A diplomatic spat between Israel and Germany has provided a prominent platform...

After 130 Years, Poughkeepsie’s Jews Get an Eruv - In the rich, nearly 130-year history of the organized Jewish community in Poughkeepsie, NY, pushing a stroller or...


Palestinians Claim Dozens Wounded at Demonstrations for Hunger-Striking Pri...

Palestinian spokesman Anas Diek said three people were hospitalized, including one who was shot in the head by a rubber...

Middle East

Islamic Cleric Favored by PA President Abbas: Israel Waging War on Muslims ...

Israel is waging war on Muslims with drugs and "sex mania," a leading Islamic cleric in the Palestinian Authority alleged during...