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Posts Tagged: Israel Defense Forces

November 3, 2016 12:08 pm
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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...

October 20, 2016 1:09 pm
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Indian PM Draws Media Ire, Praise Over Comparison of Country’s Military to IDF

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s positive comparison this week of his country’s military to the Israel Defense Forces drew mixed media reactions on the subcontinent. Referring...

September 30, 2016 10:34 am
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US Cyclists Join Wounded IDF Veterans on Bike Tour of Israel

JNS.org - A group of United States cyclists recently joined wounded veterans of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) on a solidarity bike tour of Israel. Some 37...

September 10, 2016 3:11 pm
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Israeli Official: Military Expects Islamic State Attack on Southern Border ‘Within Six Months’

Israel is bracing for an Islamic State terror attack along its southern border with Egypt within the next six months, a senior Israeli military officer has warned. Wilayat...

September 9, 2016 5:32 pm
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Late Actor Marlon Brando Revealed to Author He Packed Guns to Be Smuggled to Pre-State Jewish Fighters in 1940s

As a young man, the renowned American actor Marlon Brando helped pack ships in New York City with guns destined for use by the pre-state...

July 18, 2016 1:18 pm
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IDF Fails to Shoot Down Syrian Drone That Entered Israeli Airspace

JNS.org - Israel fired missiles toward a drone that entered Israeli airspace from Syria on Sunday, according to the Israel Defense Forces (IDF). "Two Patriot air defense...

July 12, 2016 2:48 pm
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Another Israeli Civilian Crosses Into Hamas-Controlled Gaza

JNS.org - An Israeli civilian was spotted jumping the border fence in Hamas-controlled Gaza, the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) said on Tuesday. The IDF were able to...

July 1, 2016 10:42 am
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IDF Adopts New Mobile Phone for Transferring Classified Information

JNS.org - After more than a decade in which the Mountain Rose served as the secure operational mobile network of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF), the...

June 2, 2016 11:03 am
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Israeli Military Builds New ‘Command Pit’ to Combat Cyber Threats

JNS.org - The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) is expected to complete construction of a new cyber defense “command pit” in the coming weeks, as part of...

May 16, 2016 9:06 am
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Israeli Military Introduces More Advanced UAV for Brigade Commanders

JNS.org - The Israel Defense Forces is currently in the process of incorporating the Skylark 20 miniature tactical unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), and intends to make...

May 16, 2016 9:04 am
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Ya’alon to IDF Officers: Don’t Shy Away From Publicly Disagreeing With Government

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon worked out their differences after a disagreement on comments by Ya’alon that military officers...

May 8, 2016 6:26 am
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Israel’s Tunnel-Detection Success Poses Hard Choice for Hamas

In late March, the Investigative Project on Terrorism reported that pressure was building within the Hamas-run Gaza Strip, which could lead to a new round of fighting...

April 21, 2016 11:18 am
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IDF Rescues London Family Held at Gunpoint by Jordanian Navy During Vacation in Eilat

A Jewish student from Britain recounted on social media the terror of being held at gunpoint by the Jordanian Navy on Sunday, before being rescued by Israeli...

April 7, 2016 12:30 pm
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Newly Operational IDF Weapon Can Fire 18 Rockets Per Minute

JNS.org - One year after commencing field testing, the Israel Defense Forces on Wednesday declared that a new guided artillery rocket called the Romach (“Spear”) is...

Features

Chabad Emissaries Coming to Small Jewish Community of South Dakota

JNS.org -- A state boasting just 400 Jews is about to receive its first full-time...

Israeli Pre-Military Academy ‘Breaks You and Builds You Anew’

JNS.org - “Put your hands behind your back and get on your knees,” 19-year-old Noam Ohayon told me. I complied. “Now fall forward...

After Massive Diaspora Response, Israel’s Raging Fires Come Under Control

JNS.org - Improving weather conditions, a massive influx of support from the international community...

World

Expert: If Volkswagen Subsidiary Does Business in Iran, Nazi-Founded Compan...

The plans of a Volkswagen-owned vehicle manufacturer to do business with Iran are morally troubling given the German automotive giant’s...

Israel

Israeli Education Minister Says Outpost Bill Paves Way for West Bank Annexa...

JNS.org - Israeli Education Minister Naftali Bennett, leader of the Jewish Home party, hailed the preliminary passage of a controversial bill to...

Middle East

As Tehran Issues Daily Threats to US Over Sanctions Extension, Iranian Comm...

Alongside daily threats from the Iranian regime to “retaliate” if US President Barack Obama signs a ten-year extension of the Iran...

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