Amir Rapaport 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 Units of Combat: 669
Fighters of the Airborne Rescue and Evacuation Unit of the Israeli Air Force (Unit 669) are working non-stop to rescue wounded soldiers fighting in Gaza. "Heroic rescue operations will be heard of after the battles," say sources in the IDF
Amir Rapaport
27/7/2014
Fight to the Finish
We must remember that the IDF was dragged into a ground fighting round knowing the price might be heavy. Despite heavy losses, the technological advantage and the quality of personnel are factors that are still absolutely on the Israeli side of the equation. Commentary
Amir Rapaport
21/7/2014
"Fire & Maneuvering are Intertwined"
IDF ground incursion into Gaza: The IDF Chief Armored Corps Officer & Chief Artillery Corps Officer in a discussion regarding the changes on the battlefield and the fire and maneuvering revolution. Exclusive
Amir Rapaport
20/7/2014
In the Meantime, Hamas's Strategy has yet to Work
Commentary: Hamas has tried to sneak up and attack through almost every means at its disposal, but "Iron Dome" disrupted its plans. Israel, however, has chosen a strategy of increased pressure
Amir Rapaport
9/7/2014
"Fire should be Accurate, Lethal & Fast”
Boaz Cohen, VP of Land & C4I Systems at Elbit Systems, speaks about the plans for the development of a new self-propelled artillery gun system, and additional land weapon systems Elbit is currently developing
Amir Rapaport
7/7/2014
The Israeli Aerostat Guarding Rio
RT-made intelligence gathering aerostat was photographed in Rio de Janeiro, as it secures the World Cup Games
Amir Rapaport
18/6/2014
"Precision-Guided Munitions stand Above Everything Else”
Fire does not have a mind of its own, and the process taking place on the battlefield is not a revolution but an evolution, says Maj.Gen. (res.) Udi Adam in an exclusive interview. Adam also reveals a new IMI development: the Combatguard combat vehicle
Amir Rapaport
16/6/2014
"Small & Medium Enterprises are Important to the Defense Establishment"
IMOD will select five small and medium defense industries for a new “export incubator”. Shahar Horev, Head of the SME Department at IMOD’s SIBAT Division, introduces her department’s activity
Amir Rapaport
2/6/2014
From the Satellite to the Ground Troops
The IAI Land Systems Chief Coordinator, Maj. Gen. (res.) Eyal Ben-Reuven, reveals the Company’s strategy regarding the land market and the project of the next self-propelled artillery gun of the IDF
Amir Rapaport
24/5/2014
"No one believed that an artillery shell can be accurate"
Successful trials for the Silver Bullet fuze by Rokar of the BAE Systems group proved otherwise. The team of Rokar in an interview with IsraelDefense
Amir Rapaport
19/5/2014
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