UPDATE: The emergency call-up orders received on Yom Haatzmaut was an error by a soldier who pressed a button during routine morning checks.

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Following a security assessment, IDF to impose a general closure of #Yesha for the Purim holiday from 28/2 until 3/3 at 11:59 PM.

Released for Publication: IDF operation was responsible for the derailing of an ISIS plot to blow up an Australian aircraft

BDE: PHOTOS: #IDF releases the names of the two soldiers killed in an accident on Route 6 last night: Rashon ben Yakobian and Ashto Taspo.

Earlier, Naval forces were sent to Rosh Hanikra and #Naharia after two buoys were swept down into #Israeli waters, and shot at the objects to ensure they were explosive free.

Following a security assessment, the #IDF is activating a number of additional battalions in #Yesha, due to the increase in attacks and violent riots, and security forces are on high alert following Friday prayers for large scale rioting and violence