Israel Defense Forces

New Middle East

ISRAEL DEFENSE Operation Pillar of Defense, which ended on Wednesday, changed the Middle East, or is an expression of the limitations imposed on Israel’s use of force in the post Arab Spring era. And what’s the connection between the operation… Read More ›

Iran pours more troops into Syria, ready to target Israel from Syria and Lebanon

http://www.debka.com/article/22367/Iran-pours-more-troops-into-Syria-ready-to-target-Israel-from-Syria-and-Lebanon Iran continues to fly military personnel and quantities of weapons into Syria by civilian aircraft which cut through Iraqi airspace, American intelligence sources disclosed early Thursday, Sept. 20. UN Secretary General Ban ki-Moon also said that, “Unfortunately, both [Syrian]… Read More ›

Tens of thousands of Israeli troops in surprise Golan drill – Khamenei: No bending to the West

http://www.debka.com/article/22366/Tens-of-thousands-of-Israeli-troops-in-surprise-Golan-drill-Khamenei-No-bending-to-the-West Reservists drafted at no notice, Air Force, Central Command and other IDF units were flown to Israel’s northern Golan border early Wednesday, Sept. 19, for a surprise exercise called by Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz under… Read More ›