Perils and Prospects
"I knew that being there would allow me to protect other soldiers.”
Hamas dramatically upgraded its weapons stockpile, placing millions of Israeli civilians at risk.
IDF forces will be smaller, far stronger, far more skilled and far better equipped.
The unique skills of people on the autistic spectrum adds great breadth to IDF intelligence work.
The two days complete each other–the happiness rising from the grief.
The IDF will take everyone's #WeAreHere stories and create an interactive, dynamic honor to the Shoah survivors.
The vehicles drive through such dangerous places that the vehicles are armored, even the tires.
Since Israel withdrew from Gaza in 2005, terrorists in the area have fired more than 8,000 rockets into Israel.
The IDF is determined to reduce constant acts of terrorism in Judea and Samaria, many of which involve Hamas.
Qualifying for the IDF elite units requires true greatness. It takes courage, determination, strength and mental toughness.
Givati Special Forces conducted a joint exercise with the United States Marine Corps, to teach the IDF approach to urban warfare and to learn about the Marines’ operational experience.
Michael Levin's inspirational story is known worldwide, and people across the globe have followed in his footsteps to join the IDF.
“Naturally, as the process of closing tunnels from Egypt to Gaza becomes more efficient, the smuggling attempts by sea increase.”
A peek into how a combat squadron functions once the sun sets.
Tibi, the lone Holocaust survivor in his family, fought to protect Israel in every one of its wars.
Terrorists involved in the rockets launched at Israel last week were targeted Friday by the IAF.
Like Hamas, Hezbollah also builds tunnels. Those tunnels pose a serious danger to IDF border patrols.
“His final act demonstrated his values of friendship and commitment,” Col. Braun says of Tzachi. “He was always first, even this time.”
A new IDF training program uses YouTube and computer games to teach advanced medicine to Israeli soldiers.
Sgt. O's commander: “We do not fight indiscriminately. We are an army not a terrorist organization.”
Every airdrop for battleground missions involves troops from both air and ground branches of the IDF.
Check out the IDF's most innovative weapons (at least the ones they can tell us about.)
During Operation Protective Edge, IDF soldiers were faced with deadly risks in the Gaza Strip. Sixty four soldiers were killed and many more were...
The Chief of Staff has confidence in the IDF’s capabilities to meet every threat head on.
“The Herev Battalion must teach the entire IDF how to fight effectively against Hezbollah."
It is not everyday that a young man from Potomac, Maryland travels for tens of thousands of miles to join the Israel Navy.
Intelligence organizations seek enemy's secrets; for the past 35 years, all secrets are on computers.
IDF forces have searched about 1,350 locations for terrorists, illegal weaponry and the abducted boys.
The discovery of a Hamas “urban warfare” manual by IDF forces reveals Hamas’ callous use of Gazans