Articles in "IDF"

IDF Repels Heavy Riots in Samaria, Arabs Claim Casualty

The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) on Wednesday repelled heavy riots near the city of Shechem (Nablus), with Arabs throwing rocks at troops ...

‘In the Name of My Family, I Ask for Forgiveness’: Father of Bedouin Murderer of IDF Soldier Apologizes

The father of a Bedouin Israeli who murdered Israel Defense Forces (IDF) soldier Ron Kokia in 2017 has asked for forgiveness. "In the ...

IDF Announces Special Branch to Deal with ‘Emerging Iranian Threat’

The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) have announced the establishment of a new Special Branch in the General Staff to address the "emerging ...

IDF Chief of Staff: Female Tank Crew Trial Will Continue to the Next Stage

IDF Chief of Staff Maj.-Gen. Aviv Kochavi decided to continue the trial program that integrates women into the Armored Corps and approved ...

Israel Develops Laser System to Thwart Incendiary Devices, Drones From Gaza

Israel unveiled on Thursday a new laser system called "Light Blade" that will shoot down incendiary balloons and kites, as well as drones ...

IDF Concludes Internal Investigation of Operation ‘Black Belt’, Chief of Staff Deems it Successful

IDF Chief of Staff, Major General Aviv Kochavi this week received the internal IDF investigations regarding operation "Black Belt", in ...

IDF Holds Surprise Drill Simulating Massive Cyber Attack

The IDF held a surprise drill on Wednesday to test the army's ability to operate under a massive cyberattack that would neutralize critical ...

IDF Launches Strikes Against Islamic Jihad Targets in Gaza

The Israeli Air Force (IAF) on Tuesday afternoon launched strikes against Islamic Jihad targets in Gaza, an IDF ...

Anti-Aircraft Missile Launched at Israeli Drone Over Lebanon

An anti-aircraft missile was fired on Thursday at an Israeli unmanned aircraft flying over Lebanon, the IDF stated. The IDF confirmed ...

IDF Soldiers Save Arab Woman Injured in Car Accident

IDF Soldiers on Wednesday gave emergency medical treatment to a young Arab woman who was injured in a car accident in the Jordan ...