Israel’s biggest challenges for 2022 laid out in annual INSS report | 26/01/2022

Annual assessment summarizes main points of Israel’s strategic environment in terms of national security, and specifies range of policy recommendations for decision makers


WZO: 2021 most antisemitic year of last decade | 25/01/2022

The lifting of Covid lockdowns in Europe led to a dramatic increase in antisemitism, along with an increase in the number of incidents following the Gaza operation in May


UN calls on social media companies to combat Holocaust denial | 24/01/2022

In a resolution condemning Holocaust denial, member states expressed concern over increasing denial and distortion through information and communication technologies

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Photo: Mattias Andersson / The Swedish Armed Forces

Swedish army sets up new cyber units

Named ITF and 2ITF, the new units will be used for protecting against intrusions and attacks on armed forces networks and to wage armed combat in the cyber arena

The SPIKE Missile Family. Photos courtesy Rafael

Rafael to showcase capabilities in IAV 2022

Throughout the week, Rafael will showcase its full suite of capabilities for armored combat vehicles that enhances combat effectiveness and survivability, while reducing crew size and their cognitive burden

Satellite image of Russian deployment near Ukrainian border, taken January 16th 2022.  ©2022 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS


Spotlight on the Russia-Ukraine situation

The long-lasting Ukrainian crisis is the last barrier and the most crucial link in the confrontation between Russia, the US and the West. Analysis

The "Red with Shame" report, as exclusively obtained by Israel Defense

“Red with Shame”: top IDF officer submits Chief of Staff strong-worded report on corruption and value erosion in the Israeli army

The Chief of Staff received an additional report, about the US army – which he ordered to be distributed to relevant parties, contrary to the IDF report. IDF spokesperson: “We will not elaborate on private conversations between the Chief of Staff and his subordinates”