All the US assets that helped repel Iran’s attack on Israel

[ad_1] A host of American military ships, jets and munitions played a vital role in repelling Iran’s attack on Israel over the weekend — an unprecedented barrage that involved hundreds of missiles and attack drones. The Iranian attack on Saturday, less than two weeks after a suspected Israeli strike in Syria that killed two Iranian … Read more

Lebanon: Israeli troops wounded in Lebanon in attack claimed by Hezbollah

[ad_1] Beirut: Israel’s army said Monday four of its troops were wounded inside Lebanese territory after Hezbollah said it had targeted a group of Israeli soldiers with “explosive devices” when they crossed the border. It is the first time Hezbollah has claimed such an attack during six months of near-daily cross-border clashes between the Iran-backed … Read more

US forces help Israel repel Iranian drone, missile attack

[ad_1] The U.S. military shot down dozens of missiles and drones Saturday that were fired at Israel from Iran and its proxy forces in Iraq, Syria and Yemen. Iran launched its first-ever direct assault on Israel Saturday, less than two weeks after a suspected Israeli strike in Syria killed two Iranian generals in an Iranian … Read more

Israel grapples with new phase in its multi-front war with Iran

[ad_1] Iran’s weekend attack on Israel with more than 300 missiles and drones marks a perilous turn for a fragile region. It was an unprecedented action, the first strike on the Jewish state from Iranian soil. Iran declared it a massive success. Yet with help from the US, UK and other allies, Israel stopped almost … Read more

Booms and sirens in Israel after Iran launches over 200 missiles and drones in unprecedented attack

[ad_1] Booms and air raid sirens sounded across Israel early Sunday after Iran launched hundreds of drones, ballistic missiles and cruise missiles in an unprecedented revenge mission that pushed the Middle East closer to a regionwide war. The attack marked the first time Iran has launched a direct military assault on Israel, despite decades of … Read more

Iran attacks Israel – Defense One

[ad_1] This is an ongoing story and will be updated. Iran launched an airborne attack on Israel around midnight Sunday morning local time. Iran said the attack included swarms of bomb-carrying drones as well as ballistic missiles. Air raid sirens began to blare in Jerusalem around 1:45 a.m. local time. CNN journalist Nic Robertson, reporting live from … Read more

Italian government halts plan to buy Israeli undersea drones

[ad_1] ROME — Italy’s plans to buy an undersea drone derived from an Israeli firm Elta Systems platform have been abruptly put on hold, defeated by ambitions to give the order to Italian industry and by increased sensitivity over buying arms from Israel. The defense committees of the upper and lower houses of the Italian … Read more

Israel F-15 sale in jeopardy as congressional support wanes

[ad_1] A key Democrat on Tuesday said he is noncommittal about approving an $18 billion F-15 sale to Israel, even as centrist members of the party who previously supported unrestricted military aid to the country become increasingly skeptical amid the humanitarian crisis in Gaza. And the topic of U.S. military support for Israel overshadowed a … Read more

Israel F-15 sale hangs in the balance as Democrats push Austin on Gaza

[ad_1] A key Democrat on Tuesday said he is noncommittal about approving an $18 billion F-15 sale to Israel, even as centrist members of the party who previously supported unrestricted military aid to the country become increasingly skeptical amid the humanitarian crisis in Gaza. And the topic of U.S. military support for Israel overshadowed a … Read more

Have you done Joint Logistics Over-the-Shore? Tell us about it.

[ad_1] The Army and the Navy are set to begin building a humanitarian pier off the Gaza coast using a capability known as Joint Logistics Over-the-Shore, or JLOTS. Have you helped field JLOTS during an exercise in recent years? If so, we want to hear from you. What are the main challenges in successfully using … Read more