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Midhat al-Saleh. Credit: SANA.

Syria accuses Israel of killing government official near Golan border

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Syria on Sunday accused Israel of killing a high-ranking government official outside his home near the Israel-Syria border. Midhat al-Saleh, 54, was the head of the Syrian government’s Golan Affairs Office and a former lawmaker....
The Google logo on one of the buildings of Googleplex, the company's main campus in Silicon Valley. Credit: Sundry Photography/Shutterstock.

BDS groups, activists likely behind campaign targeting Google, Amazon to cancel contract with Israel

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Anti-Israel BDS groups and activists appear to be behind a purportedly grassroots anonymous letter of hundreds of Google and Amazon employees demanding that the tech giants cancel Project Nimbus, a billion-dollar contract to provide public cloud...
The Google logo on one of the buildings of Googleplex, the company's main campus in Silicon Valley. Credit: Sundry Photography/Shutterstock.

Google, Amazon workers call to cancel billion-dollar Israel contract

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Hundreds of Google and Amazon employees have signed a public letter demanding that the tech giants cancel Project Nimbus, a billion-dollar contract to provide public cloud computing services to Israel. In the letter, published by The...
Ronen Bar, the newly appointed head of the Shin Bet security services, leaves his home in central Israel, Oct. 11, 2021. Photo by Flash90.

Ronen Bar becomes chief of Shin Bet security agency

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Israel’s government approved Ronen Bar as the new chief of the Shin Bet intelligence agency on Monday. Responding to the development, Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz tweeted: “Ronen, in my name and in the name...
Col. Y., deputy commander of the IDF's Unit 8200. Credit: Oren Cohen.

‘There is no target that cannot be cracked. Period.’

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The technological breakthroughs and intelligence superiority of the Israel Defense Force’s Unit 8200 position it, and Israel, as a world leader, at the same level as the United States, Russia, or China. However, the...
Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz meets with his counterpart, Chilean Defense Minister Baldo Prokurica, and other military officials in Tel Aviv, where they signed a Memorandum of Understanding centered on mutual defense, Oct. 6, 2021. Photo by Ariel Hermoni/Israel Ministry of Defense.

Gantz meets with Chilean defense minister, signs MoU for joint cooperation

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Israel’s Defense Minister Benny Gantz met with his Chilean counterpart, Defense Minister Baldo Prokurica, in Tel Aviv on Thursday, as well as with the Chilean Chief of Staff Maj. Gen. Javier Iturriaga del Campo. The...
Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz and officers of the Israel Defense Forces during a “Brotherly Covenant” ceremony held at the Memorial Monument to the Bedouin Warriors in northern Israel, Oct. 6, 2021. Photo by Alon Nadav/Flash90.

More than 600 Bedouins enlist in IDF in past year, encouraged to join tech...

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More than 600 Bedouin Israelis enlisted in the Israel Defense Forces in the past year, Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz said on Wednesday during a ceremony held to honor Bedouin contributions to the security...
An Israel Defense Forces artillery unit near the border with the Gaza Strip, May 18, 2021. Photo by Gili Yaari/Flash90.

Palestinian terror factions: IDF shooting of Gaza suspect crosses ‘all red lines’

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The joint control room in Gaza that represents several terrorist factions said the shooting of a Palestinian suspect by the Israel Defense Forces on Thursday represented a “crossing of all red lines, which will...
Illustration of a drone, Aug. 17, 2020. Photo by Moshe Shai/Flash90.

Hezbollah says its operatives downed IDF drone

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The Hezbollah terrorist organization said its operatives downed an Israel Defense Forces’ drone on the Lebanese-Israeli border on Thursday. According to a statement by the organizations, “fighters from the Islamic resistance succeeded in bringing down...
IDF forces at the Al-Jalama checkpoint near Jenin, following a drive-by terrorist attack earlier in the month, Jan. 18, 2018. Photo by Basel Awidat/Flash90.

Four terrorists killed, two IDF soldiers wounded in clashes during pursuit of Hamas operatives

Palestinian gunmen opened fire on Israel Defense Forces troops conducting a counterterrorism operation in the Jenin and Ramallah areas in the early hours of Sunday morning, the IDF said in a statement. At least four...