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First Anti-tank Missile Interception for the Trophy System

First Anti-tank Missile Interception for the Trophy System

For the first time since its implementation on IDF tanks, the Trophy active protection system intercepted an anti-tank missile fired at an IDF tank patrolling in the southern Gaza Strip The IDF has expressed great satisfaction after the success of […]


Computer security expert says US behind Stuxnet worm

Computer security expert says US behind Stuxnet worm

A German computer security expert said Thursday he believes the United States and Israel’s Mossad unleashed the malicious Stuxnet worm on Iran’s nuclear program. “My opinion is that the Mossad is involved,” Ralph Langner said while discussing his in-depth Stuxnet […]


Syria agrees to IAEA inspection of nuclear site

Syria agrees to IAEA inspection of nuclear site

Syria has agreed to a vist by inspectors from the Vienna-based International Atomic Energy Agency to a nuclear site for the first time since June 2008, diplomats said Wednesday. The site, at Homs in the west of the country, is […]


Russia confirms plans to supply Syria with Yakhont missiles

Russia confirms plans to supply Syria with Yakhont missiles

Russian Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov said on Saturday Russia has not dropped its plans to supply Syria with Yakhont missiles. “The contract [on supplies] is in progress,” Serdyukov told journalists in Vladivostok, Russia’s Far East. Russia earlier announced it would […]


Iranian navy ships enter Suez Canal

Iranian navy ships enter Suez Canal

Two Iranian naval ships entered the Suez Canal on Tuesday, a canal source said, en route to Syria on a purported training mission that Israel regards as a provocation. “The two ships entered the Canal on Tuesday at around 5:45 […]


Israel army video hints at Syria, Iran attacks: report

Israel army video hints at Syria, Iran attacks: report

A video of the accomplishments of Israel’s recently-retired military chief hints at Israel’s unacknowledged role in attacks on the Iranian and Syrian nuclear programs, according to an Israeli daily. The video, shown on Monday at a farewell ceremony for outgoing […]


Israeli arms exports fall: report

Israeli arms exports fall: report

Israel’s exports of weapons and military technology fell slightly in 2010 and are expected to drop further in coming years, Israeli business newspaper The Marker reported on Tuesday. Quoting a senior defence official, the paper said figures for arms sales […]


Israel Gets New Military Chief

Israel Gets New Military Chief

The Israeli cabinet on Sunday approved the appointment of a new armed forces chief at a time when Israel is forced to deal with political uncertainty in the Middle East. Major General Benny Gantz takes over from Lieutenant General Gabi […]


Elbit Performs Joint Flight Missions Of Hermes 450 And Hermes 900

Elbit Performs Joint Flight Missions Of Hermes 450 And Hermes 900

Elbit Systems has successfully performed a series of joint flight missions of its Hermes 450 and Hermes 900 Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). The two different UAS were controlled and operated from the same universal ground control station (UGCS), transmitting the […]


 
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