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The IDF’s Priority: War Readiness: Yaakov Lappin, BESA, July 27, 2017— In Warsaw on Thursday, President Trump gave the most impressive speech by a US president on European soil since Ronald Reagan…

Big Data Is Preparing the IDF for 21st Century Combat: Yaakov Lappin, JNS, June 18, 2017— In the not too distant future, an Israel Defense Forces (IDF) battalion commander may stare out at the urban sprawl of a Gazan neighborhood.


PM Netanyahu’s Remarks at the Memorial Ceremony at Yad Labanim: Prime Minister’s Office, Apr. 30, 2017 — A cloud of grief hangs over the State of Israel today.

Why Israel Has the Most Technologically Advanced Military on Earth: Yaakov Katz, New York Post, Jan. 29, 2017— In 1950, just two years after the state of Israel was founded, the country’s first commercial delegation set off for South America.




Israel’s Active Defenses: Tactical Success with Strategic Implications: Maj. Gen. (ret.) Yaakov Amidror, JINSA, Aug.

National Best Interest: John Golan, Jerusalem Post, July 9, 2016— Despite what some might wish us to believe, the United States does not provide aid to Israel out of charity.

AS WE GO TO PRESS: BUS BOMBING IN JERUSALEM INJURES 21 (Jerusalem) — Twenty-one people were injured on Monday afternoon when a bus was bombed in Jerusalem, with the explosion starting a fire that spread quickly to a second bus. Yoram Halevy, the Jerusalem district police chief, said that a bomb had caused the blast.