Mr. Amir Rapaport is the founder and Editor in Chief of IsraelDefense Magazine - an international magazine on Israeli military and defense affairs. He is a former military correspondent and commentator, an author and research associate at the Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies (BESA) of Bar-Ilan University.
The clashing inter-state interests in Syria heat up the northern front and present new challenges for Israel. Meanwhile, another major defense transaction with Germany gets into trouble. Amir Rapaport's weekly column
In his weekly column, Amir Rappaport reveals an alternative scenario to the Elor Azaria affair. Also: the implications of the leaked CIA hacking tools and the battle behind the IMI privatization process
The State Comptroller's report is seriously flawed, owing to the nature of the Comptroller's examination. In his weekly column, Amir Rapaport considers the report and the real failures that will undoubtedly recur
The war against ISIS in Sinai is escalating, and in the north, Hezbollah continues its rearmament efforts. Meanwhile, a historic ruling in the generation-old dispute between Sayeret Matkal and YAMAM is imminent. Amir Rapaport's weekly column
The submarine procurement investigation is evolving into an elaborate affair. Also: what Netanyahu could have asked from Trump with regard to Iran, and why the IDF is among the world's least professional military organizations. Amir Rapaport's weekly column
Exclusive: in anticipation of the CyberTech 2017 Conference, Israel Defense paid a rare visit to the cyber warfare facilities of the Israel Security Agency (ISA) and spoke with the "certified hackers" of the State of Israel
In anticipation of the CyberTech 2017 Conference, Israel Defense visited the cyber warfare facilities of the Israel Security Agency. "We have established a single cyber branch that would function as a powerful fist," says the ISA
Hamas operatives successfully managed to hack the cell phones of dozens of IDF soldiers. However, Amir Rapaport suggests that we take Hamas' cyber capabilities in the right perspective. Additionally: what is the real extent of ISIS activity in Israel?
Worldwide exclusive: A first-ever visit to the Israel Institute for Biological Research and an interview with its director, Col. (res.) Prof. Shmuel Shapira, who sheds some light on the secrets and operations of the mysterious institute