Latest Israel Defense Forces Stories

2010-06-03 12:44:00

TEMPE, Ariz. and GREAT NECK, N.Y., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Diamond Advanced Technology has been awarded the production and manufacturing contract from Computech International (CTI) for a ruggedized, wearable tactical computer system for the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF).

2010-05-26 07:40:00

AUSTIN, Texas, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Exposing Fake Self-Defense Instructors blog was created to educate the public, law enforcement and military about the problem of instructor resume/credential fraud.

2010-05-02 02:31:00

HAIFA, Israel, May 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Elbit Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq: ESLT and TASE: ESLT) announced today that it was awarded an Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) contract from the Israeli Ministry of Defense, valued at approximately $50 million.

2010-02-02 03:00:00

SASA, Israel, February 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Plasan, a global leader in survivability and combat-proven armor solutions for vehicles, airborne platforms and personal protection, announces the delivery of 25 SandCat vehicles in cooperation with Oshkosh Defense, for the Bulgarian Ministry of Defense.

2010-01-15 10:41:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Jewish Committee praised the Israel Defense Forces contribution to relief efforts in Haiti, following the devastating earthquake which, according to current estimates, has left up to 50,000 dead and 3 million homeless.

2009-11-23 10:53:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Riki Ellison, President and Founder of the Missile Defense Advocacy Alliance (MDAA) www.missiledefenseadvocacy.org discusses the relevance of the largest joint U.S.

2009-11-11 09:03:00

TEL-AVIV, Israel, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Krav Maga is a self-defense and training program honed by the Israelis from years of conflict.

2009-07-15 04:57:00

HAIFA, Israel, July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) announced today that it was awarded a contract from the Israeli Ministry of Defence for the establishment of a mission planning center for the Israeli Air Force's (IAF) pilots of F-16C/D and F-16I fighter aircraft. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) The center will be operated through a PFI (Private Financing Initiative) concept, and will include, among others, a development...

2009-05-05 07:30:00

New York's First Officially-Recognized Studio Teaching Self-Defense Secrets of the World's Deadliest Fighters Classes and Demo Also Available at Jewish Community Center NEW YORK, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The Israeli Krav Maga Association (IKMA), the teaching organization founded by Krav Maga creator Imi Lichtenfeld, announced today the opening of the first studio in New York City dedicated to teaching the officially-sanctioned system of hand-to-hand combat of the Israeli armed forces.

2008-09-27 15:00:22

British actress Hellen Mirren will play an agent with the Israeli intelligence group, Mossad, for the movie "The Debt," director John Madden says.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.