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    Is Israel's Air Superiority in Danger?

    The acquisition of modern aircraft and cutting-edge airborne systems by Middle Eastern countries and the changing modes of warfare present serious challenges to the Israeli Air Force. Exclusive review of the balance of aerial powers in the region  

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    Identifying "Lone Wolves" on the Web

    The Cobwebs Technologies Company that offers intelligence solutions for organizations worldwide has introduced a new development for the security market that identifies "ticking time bombs" on the web

    Russian Topol M ICBM launcher rolls along Red Square during the Victory Day military parade (Photo: AP)

    Examination of the New Russian Military Doctrines

    Through a powerful, up-to-date and world-leading military apparatus, the Russian Federation considers itself a great power in a multipolar and post-American world. Prof. Giancarlo Elia Valori reviews the current Russian defense doctrines, as compared to the old Soviet ones

    An Egyptian family walks under a giant banner supporting Egyptian President el-Sisi (Photo: AP)

    Egypt in the Era of Abdel Fattah el-Sisi

    El-Sisi's chances of success in the struggle against radical Islam and Islamist terrorism are relatively high, and he would receive the blessing of Israel and other countries in the region. Colonel (res.) Dr. Shaul Shay outlines the challenges Egypt is facing

    From the Center for Cyberspace Research, at the US Air Force Academy (Photo: AP)

    Fighting the Silent War

    Cyber threats are expected to have a central role in future wars, with military and civilian targets in the enemy's sights. The force-wide Cybair Conference held in the IAF Center provided insight to the way this scenario will affect the IAF and the IDF as a whole

    Maj. Gen. Nadav Padan (Photo: Meir Azulay)

    Towards an IDF Cyber Arm?

    Maj. Gen. Nadav Padan, Head of the IDF C4I Directorate, announced at the 4th International C5I Conference that "we are Building the C4I Directorate as a Command Center for the Employment of the IDF Cyber Force"

    "Sa'ar 5" missile ship (Photo: Israely Navy)

    "Barak 8" versus "Yakhont"

    Israel's defense establishment is concerned about Russia's decision to supply Syria with "Yakhont" anti-ship missiles that can hit a target at ranges of hundreds of kilometers while traveling at a speed greater than Mach 2. Israel has not been idle: the "Barak 8" missile is being developed in a huge arms deal with India