Israel, US, Bahrain & UAE hold first naval drill

The 5-day multilateral maritime security operations exercise in the Red Sea will conclude today. By Jonathan Hessen and Erin Viner This is the first publicly acknowledged naval exercise between Israel,…

IAI to develop Carmel battle vehicle

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) will develop technological platforms for the landmark future "Carmel" Armored Fighting Vehicle (AFV) after being selected as the project’s prime contractor by the Directorate for Defense…

New IDF Iron Sting laser mortar system

Israel has revealed a new ‘networked precision fire system’ called the Iron Sting, which is a mortar munition that employs laser and GPS to engage targets accurately and prevent collateral…

IDF 2020 activity summary

The Israeli Defense Forces revealed the extent of activity on all fronts in protection of the nation and its citizens in a year end report on 2020. IDF activities over…