The 100-km system of tunnels below Gaza, dubbed the Metro, was supposed to be Hamas’ secret weapon (Credit: Ashernet)
Mission “Metro”
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Photograph circulated by the German Luftwaffe on Twitter from the Dubai Air Show shows the head of the German air force conversing with his Israeli, UAE and Jordanian counterparts
Editorial: A new Mid-East defence network
As the US diplomatic effort to prevent Iran...
The IDF is moving to quickly outfit all its combat troops with hi-tech gear that previously only went to special forces (Credit: IDF/Flickr)
Essay: Future Wars
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The Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps showcasing drones at a show titled "Hunting Vultures" in 2019. The drone shown appears to be a captured Israeli or Azerbaijani "Hermes". (Photo: Wikimedia Commons)
Mideast Drone Wars
Update from AIJAC   10/21 #02   This...
Israel’s Iron Dome passed a test this conflict, but a future war with Hezbollah could overwhelm it (Credit: Isranet)
Preparing for Hezbollah
With a ceasefire announced in Gaza, it’s crucial...
After 2007, Hamas’ placing of its military assets in civilian areas and buildings required the IDF to develop a new repertoire of tactics to minimise civilian casualties (Credit: Isranet)
Essay: The Knock
How the IDF invented a unique way to...
Hezbollah
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  Tensions between Israel and Hezbollah, Iran’s proxy...
Iran’s attempt to upgrade Hezbollah’s vast missile arsenal with advanced guidance systems would elevate the threat to Israel to a new level
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Israel and the precision-guided missile threat   The...
Israeli police officers seen during a raid on the ultra orthodox Jewish neighborhood of Meah Shearim, as they close shops and disperse public gatherings following the government decisions in an effort to contain the spread of the coronavirus. March 24, 2020. Photo by Yonatan Sindel/Flash90
A different sort of war
The IDF and the battle against coronavirus  ...
Brig-Gen. Ran Kochav (centre) with Israeli PM Netanyahu and some of his equipment and soldiers
Essay: Victory begins with Defence
Inside the IDF’s air defence program   “Victory...
Hamas Cyber HQ after Israel's precision strike on the floors being used (source: ZDnet via IDF)
When terrorist groups add cyber-capabilities to their bombs and bullets
In the midst of the most recent hostilities...
Ner Zikaron
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The four Israelis killed on May 5 in...