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In a statement, the Wadi Hilweh Information Center said IDF soldiers, accompanied by a bulldozer, arrived during the early morning hours on Tuesday.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
first major statement by a high ranking IDF official since ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Customs, Shin Bet: Package was part of Hamas attempt to build up naval attack force.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
The land in question was marked in 1975 for the creation of Ma’aleh Adumim.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Last year, the IDF changed Kfir’s focus to being able to take part in full-scale combat in Lebanon, Syria, or Gaza.
If conflict were to break out, artillery units will have to accompany maneuvering forces over the border rather than provide supporting fire, as they did last summer.
The cross-border raid resulted in Hezbollah taking Ehud Goldwasser and Eldad Regev captive, triggering the Second Lebanon War.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Police, IDF forces also discover large cache of ammunition, stolen vehicle and various drugs during the raid.
Incident takes place during security check of a bus.
Indictments include litany of charges, including assaulting Arabs and an IDF officer.
The conference will take place at Jerusalem's Dan Hotel on May 4-5 and will boast Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon, former IDF chief-of-staff Lt. Gen. (res.) Benny Ganz and others.
The defining issue in the case is whether the UN report will view the IDF’s targeting principles and investigations of its own soldiers as reasonable.
The IDF said in an official statement that it will not "tolerate any attempt to harm or violate Israeli sovereignty."
One battalion is always training for dealing with a rocket or missile impact zone.
116 soldiers, civilians lost their lives in past year; memorial torch-lighting at Western Wall to begin memorial events.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,LAHAV HARKOV
116 soldiers, civilians lost their lives in past year; Knesset event to recount stories of lone soldiers.
21-year-old Bar Rahav, a Combat Engineering Corps second lieutenant, was killed in Gaza last summer.
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The fight for Israel's existence, as told by the pages of 'The Jerusalem Post.'
By ARIEL COHEN
J., an IDF soldier hailing from Toronto, fought during Operation Protective Edge in Shejaia, in eastern Gaza City.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Elles ont perdu un fils, une fille ou un mari dans une guerre ou dans un attentat. Mais pendant huit jours, elles ont laissé derrière elles leur baluchon de tristesse et se sont envolées vers l’Europe, où les attendaient le réconfort et une énergie retrouvée
By SARAH LEVIN
Il est parti trop tôt. Avant de pouvoir réaliser son rêve : voyager. Les amis du sergent Matan Gotlib, tué au cours de l’opération Bordure protectrice, défient la mort et lui font faire le tour du monde
By TAMARA ZIEVE
"This is a really big one," owner of handicrafts shop in Kathmandu says.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
The grounds for closing the case are crucial as they could impact a push by Mandelblit to succeed Weinstein as attorney-general.
Lt. Hadar Goldin was killed in action in Gaza during Operation Preventive Edge last summer.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Salah Tarif, former Israeli minister, paratroopers officer, expresses support for IDF's move.
Display includes photographs, stories of all 182 IDF soldiers who fell in the capital during 1967 Six Day War.
Unit completes maneuvers simulating conflict with Hezbollah; "On modern battlefields, we have to maneuver faster," officers tell ‘Post.'
As 20 soldiers stood on a stage at a ceremony at the Kirya military headquarters to be honored as outstanding lone soldiers, their mothers walked up behind them hugging them.
By BENJAMIN GLATT
Col. Yair Ben-Ezra to ‘Post’: The history of our sector shows that even when things look quiet, we must always be ready for any scenario.
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"I know that you are always prepared for the next mission wherever it may be and according to the news, that chance may be upon us," PM says.
The boats will be used to secure Israel's Exclusive Economic Zone in the Mediterranean, described by defense officials as 'dramatic improvement in Navy's capabilities.'
The IDF recently archives released dozens of never before published documents, which shed new light on the tragic operation and may solve the enigma.
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Association's director says military court's decision to turn request by female IDF soldier's to voice opinion of plea agreemnt is "outrageous and extremely unreasonable."
Visit includes rafting trip in Ganges River, trek in Himalayas, and tour of villages frequented by backpackers.
The exercise, which began on April 27 and will conclude on May 14, involves air-sea maneuvers and the use of a variety of naval vessels.
Navy receives new submarine flotilla commander.
The Turkel Commission’s Second Report focused on how much Israel’s investigations of itself comply with international law.
Defense minister addresses hot-button issues of lawfare, BDS and general efforts to delegitimize Israel.
Following Operation Protective Edge, new APCs will come with Rafael's Trophy active protection system; Israel signs 310 million dollar contract with General Dynamics.
The use of asymmetrical warfare by terrorist create new challenges for IDF and militaries around the world.
Meeting between PM, Damas Pakedeh come after footage of assault triggers protests against police brutality, racism.
By HERB KEINON
Emergency teams treat the injured on the scene before evacuating them to Rambam Hospital in Haifa.
M339 shell has become the principal munition for Merkava tanks.
Community demands that needs be addressed seriously by authorities; Some say there should not be comparisons made with the Baltimore riots.
Vehicle overturns, part of 5-day exercise in Jordan Valley and northern Israel.
Israel is operating the largest humanitarian presence in Nepal, with over 250 doctors and rescue personnel working around the clock to locate and treat an almost equal number of Israelis.
Officers from the secretive Cyber Defense unit tell 'Post' about the daily need to stay one step ahead of sophisticated cyber enemies, who seek to target IDF networks.
The head of the Center of Computing and Information Systems talks about ‘augmenting reality’ for IDF fighters.
Some $3.2b. of defense purchases were made from factories and companies situated in national priority zones in the North and South.
The hospital said it will treat some 200 patients a day from all over Nepal.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN,REUTERS
One suspect denies suspicions during questioning, claims sexual relations were consensual.
While Ban condemned the deaths in harsh terms and laid responsibility at Israel’s feet, the report did not accuse Israel of war crimes.
Before becoming an MK Eyal Ben-Reuven served in the IDF for over 35 years.
By LAHAV HARKOV
In addition to 260 soldiers who will take part in the search and rescue effort, 95 tons of medical supplies will be used to set up a field hospital to treat those injured in the disaster.
"From our perspective, the threat is always lurking on our perimeters – these are ‘borders’ made up of cables,” says a senior navy source.
Authorities say officer was suspended after incident that ensued without known cause.
By BEN HARTMAN
Lipman was not re-elected to the Knesset in the March 17 election, as he was 17th on Yesh Atid's list which won 11 seats.
By GIL HOFFMAN
The officer, who serves in an infantry brigade, was wearing an army uniform and a knitted skullcap that is the hallmark of the religious Zionist community.
The incident was reported by Channel 2. Shortly afterward, the officer filed a complaint with police.
Politicians pay tribute to fallen soldiers on Remembrance Day; Bennett: A united Israel can defeat any enemy.
Security forces searching for remnants of projectile; no injuries reported.
Parents of California native Max Steinberg, who fell in Operation Protective Edge, come to Israel to commemorate Memorial Day, Independence Day.
Traditional Independence Day ceremony is the first for both Eisenkot and Rivlin.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,GREER FAY CASHMAN
While the siren rang for two minutes, people on the street stopped walking and traffic came to a standstill.
State ceremony takes place at Jerusalem's Mount Herzl in commemoration of Israel's fallen soldiers.
IDF Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Gadi Eizenkot issues remarks saluting Israel's 23,320 fallen soldiers ahead of state Remembrance Day ceremony.
Netanyahu reads lyrics to "A letter from Yoni," a song by Ehud Manor based on a letter written by the prime minister's brother Yoni Netanyahu, who was killed leading the raid on Entebbe.
IDF Widows and Orphans Organization: We want them to know that they are not alone in this loss, that there are thousands who understand.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
The order was given after the NGO, the Movement for the Quality of Government in Israel, told the High Court that the state was delaying, fudging numbers and interpreting selective statistics.
A look back at 66 years of celebrations.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Bigger and better than ever, Kfar Saba hosts its 26th annual Big Band Festival.
By DAVID BRINN
Regular infantry would return to conventional war training.
Yoni Netanyahu was killed by terrorists who had hijacked an Air France jet and flown it to Entebbe in 1976.
Defense Ministry official Amos Gilad’s comments were reported on the website of Israel Radio.
The security breach lead to the cancellation of his promotion and his removal from office
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Mekonen: From the fields of Ethiopia to IDF combat, on his path and the future of the Jewish state.
By ANAV SILVERMAN
From a sniper rifle to paintbrushes, Daniel Wein finds emotional rehabilitation after taking a shot in Gaza war.
By BARRY DAVIS
Kshaun Bayhesain had promised his wife that when he returned from Gaza last summer, he would fix up their garden. Three young IDF orphans took it upon themselves to fulfill his promise.
By ZUR THON
Yoel Zilberman, this year’s recipient of the Moskowitz Prize for Zionism, pioneered a movement to reconnect youth with the Land of Israel and protect the country’s farmers.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Netanyahu restated in a IDF staff meeting that Israel reserves the right to defend itself against its enemies.
Israeli Arab veteran of IDF creates pro-Israel Facebook page that has attracted messages of peace and love from the most unlikely of places.
Israeli entertainment TV show Tzinor Layla revealed the steamy footage on Tuesday evening.
By MAARIV ONLINE
“A very cute baby boy, healthy, and weighing 2.1 kilograms was born,” said Maj. (res.) Michal Peres, a midwife by trade who is part of the IDF delegation in Kathmandu.
"Why didn't you say 'goodbye' when you left?" Hayut writes to her father, Kasahun Baynesian, who fell in battle.
By HAYUT BAYNESIAN,
"You went, but you are still with us, in the little things and in the great ones," Hallel writes to her father, Rami Kachlon, who fell after succumbing to wounds obtained in battle.
By HALLEL KACHLON
"I thought you were unbeatable, but in the end a small piece of steel ended your life," Tal writes to his father, Ze'ev Etzion, who fell in battle.
By NETTA ETZION,TAL ETZION
"I have been placed on a terrorist death list,” Kemp told an audience.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
Today, there are a small group of Jews and Israelis who maintain this demented tradition of self-loathing by defaming the entire Jewish nation by seeking to portray the Israel Defense Forces – undoubtedly the most moral army in the world – as craven war criminals.
By ISI LEIBLER
I took Israel’s greatness for granted, without wanting to or even toying with the fantasy that I would ever live there.
By RUTHIE BLUM
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s new ultra-Orthodox-led government is on course to cause significant damage to the internal soul of Israel. This is a sad week for Israel.
By DOV LIPMAN
We must understand that Muhammad Deif is not the problem; Hamas and its underlying ideology are.
By LIOR AKERMAN
Last week, two “projectiles” landed in the Golan Heights.
By BRIAN SCHRAUGER
We do not need to end up like the Roman empire; There is still time for us to fix and strengthen our nation-building process.
By ZOHAR HALEVY
For years, I’ve spent Remembrance Day at the grave of a fallen friend. This year, my son has joined the club, with a fallen friend of his own.
By LAWRENCE RIFKIN