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WATCH: U.S. Dedicates First American Military Base in Israel

The first permanent U.S. military base in Israel was dedicated on Monday. A few dozen American soldiers will live and work on the base, situated inside the school of the Aerial Defense Division of the Israel Air Force, in the Negev. High-ranking U.S. officers attended the dedication ceremony.


F-35 Wins Praise from Israel Air Force Chief, Warns of Missile Threat

TEL AVIV – Israel’s top Air Force officer on Tuesday praised the “revolutionary” operational potential of its new fifth-generation fighter – the F-35 Adir – yet warned that growing anti-aircraft threats could mean that part of its fourth-generation force could be downed in combat.

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Egypt Steps Up Attacks on Sinai Jihadists

The Egyptian army as stepped up its campaign against Islamic State loyalists in the Sinai Peninsula against the backdrop of a warming of relations between Cairo and Tehran.

An Israeli F-16I jet is seen after landing during a display for foreign media at the Ramon air force base in the Negev Desert, southern Israel, on October 21, 2013.

Ex-IAF General: Israel Capable Of Destroying Iran’s Nuclear Program

TEL AVIV – The IDF is capable of destroying Iran’s nuclear facilities with a preemptive strike, the head of the Institute for National Security Studies (INSS) said on Saturday. “The Israeli Air Force can meet the challenge of destroying Iran’s nuclear reactors

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IDF Strikes Gaza After Rocket Fire; 10-Year-Old Said killed

The Times of Israel reports: Israeli jets struck the northern Gaza Strip early Saturday morning in response to rocket fire at the southern city of Sderot hours earlier. Officials in the Hamas-run enclave said a 10-year-old boy was killed. The

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Israel Air Force Still Keeps Eye on Iran Despite Nuclear Deal

The Jerusalem Post reports: Irrespective of the global deal over the Iranian nuclear program, the Israel Air Force (IAF) goes on building its long-range capabilities, and maintaining its readiness for any potential future scenario that may develop between Israel and the