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Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz speaks at an event at the Knesset celebrating the one-year anniversary of the Abraham Accords, Oct. 11, 2021. Photo by Yonatan Sindel/Flash90.

Gantz announces visit to Morocco, defense deal reportedly in works

Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz plans to visit Morocco on Nov. 24, Israel’s Ministry of Defense announced on Monday. While there, he is expected to sign a defense deal between the two countries. The United Arab...
Mortar shells from a newly discovered pre-1967 Syrian bunker in the Golan Heights, Nov. 2, 2021. Photo: Mine Action Authority/Israeli Defense Ministry.

Ammunition-packed pre-1967 Syrian army bunker unearthed in Golan Heights

A Syrian military bunker full of ammunition was uncovered in the Golan Heights on Tuesday by the Israeli Defense Ministry’s Mine Action Authority (MAA). The bunker was abandoned after Israel captured the region from Syria...
Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz at a meeting of the Knesset's Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee in Jerusalem on Oct. 19, 2021. Photo by Yonatan Sindel/Flash90.

Iranian hackers leak ‘Israeli Defense Ministry files’ online

An Iranian hacker group on Thursday released data allegedly stolen from the Israeli Defense Ministry that contained sensitive information about Israeli soldiers, Ynet reported. The group, which calls itself “Moses Staff,” leaked, among other details, information related...
Václav Havel Airport Prague in May 2017. Credit: Renardo la Vulpo via Wikimedia Commons.

IDF, Israeli Defense Ministry to bring paratrooper remains from Prague for burial

The Israel Defense Forces and Israeli Ministry of Defense’s Families, Commemoration and Heritage Division have sent a delegation to Prague to return the remains of IDF paratrooper Private Martin Davidovich to Israel for burial,...
Military defense products and platforms at the Association of United States Army (AUSA) exhibition and conference in 2017. Source: Screenshot.

Israeli Defense Ministry presents products, platforms at key American exhibition

Israel’s Ministry of Defense is presenting a series of products and platforms at the annual Association of United States Army (AUSA) exhibition and conference in Washington D.C., being held from Oct. 11 to Oct....
A senior Israeli delegation, which was led by director-general of Israel's Ministry of Defense Maj. Gen. (Res.) Amir Eshel, participates in the annual U.S.-Israel Defense Policy Advisory Group in Washington, D.C., from Aug. 24-25, 2021. Credit: Julian Kemper/U.S. Department of Defense.

Senior Israeli delegation takes part in joint US defense-policy advisory group

A senior delegation from Israel’s Ministry of Defense took part in a two-day annual dialogue with U.S. counterparts in Washington, D.C. “The leaders discussed global and regional security challenges with a focus on the threats...
A color schematic of the Osirak nuclear facility in Iraq, from an Israeli intelligence file, released for publication on June 22, 2021. Credit: Israeli Defense Ministry.

40 years after Osirak raid, Israel reveals Ilan Ramon interview, rare intelligence sketches

On the 40th anniversary of “Operation Opera”—the Israeli Air Force’s attack on the nuclear reactor in Iraq—the Israeli Defense Ministry on Tuesday published a series of classified documents about the daring raid, along with...
A view of the Iron Dome air-defense system. Credit: Rafael Advanced Defense Systems.

Bahrain appoints its first-ever ambassador to Israel

The announcement by the Israeli Defense Ministry earlier this month of successful trials of an upgraded version of the Iron Dome air-defense system represents the latest step in a lengthy arms race. The current upgrade...
“Iron Sting” can hit targets with a very high degree of accuracy and reduce the risk of collateral damage, particularly in urban warfare settings. Credit: Israeli Ministry of Defense.

IDF acquiring first-of-its-kind GPS and laser-guided mortar

The Israel Defense Forces will soon receive its first-ever mortar munition guided by GPS and by laser, representing a new level of accurate firepower that units will be able to deploy in the battlefield. The...
An illustration of the Arrow-4 missile interceptor. Credit: Israel Ministry of Defense Spokesperson’s Office/Israel Aerospace Industries.

Israel, US developing next-generation Arrow missile interceptor system

The Israel Missile Defense Organization (IMDO), in partnership with the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, is developing the Arrow-4 missile interceptor system, Israel’s Defense Ministry announced on Thursday. The Arrow-4 will be the next generation of...