IDF’s largest-ever aerial exercise takes off, with India on board

A fighter jet takes part in the international Blue Flag exercise in early November 2017. (Israel Defense Forces)

A fighter jet takes part in the international Blue Flag exercise in early November 2017. (Israel Defense Forces)

In first, New Delhi sends aircraft to 11-day Blue Flag drill, aimed at improving technical skills, diplomatic cooperation

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Israel destroys anti-aircraft battery in Syria after it fires at IDF jets

Illustrative: An IAF F-16 from the Red Dragon squadron during a drill, November 2013. (IDF Spokesperson's Unit/Flash90)

Illustrative: An IAF F-16 from the Red Dragon squadron during a drill, November 2013. (IDF Spokesperson’s Unit/Flash90)

Israeli recon planes were flying over Lebanon when Syrian SA-5 surface-to-air missile targeted them, army says

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IDF shells South Lebanon after rocket fire on Western Galilee

Illustrative photo of Israeli artillery on the Lebanese border, January 28, 2015 (IDF Spokesperson)

Illustrative photo of Israeli artillery on the Lebanese border, January 28, 2015 (IDF Spokesperson)

Israel says it holds Lebanese Army responsible for any cross-border activity aimed at harming its citizens

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Following attacks on IDF vehicles, Israel strikes Gaza

File: An IAF F-16 from the Red Dragon squadron during a drill, November 2013. (IDF Spokesperson’s Unit/Flash90)

No immediate reports of damage or casualties after air strike against Hamas target in northern part of strip

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Report: IAF hits Syria arms convoy headed for Hezbollah

An Israeli fighter jet takes off during a training sortie in February 2010. (photo credit: Ofer Zidon/Flash90)

An Israeli fighter jet takes off during a training sortie in February 2010. (photo credit: Ofer Zidon/Flash90)

Israel declines to comment on claims in Lebanese media of attack over Kalamoun Mountains region

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PM blames Palestinian incitement for terror attack; IDF hunts killers

Eitam and Naama Henkin of Neria, who were murdered in a drive-by terror attack near Nablus on Thursday, October 1, 2015. (screen capture, Channel 2)

Eitam and Naama Henkin of Neria, who were murdered in a drive-by terror attack near Nablus on Thursday, October 1, 2015. (screen capture, Channel 2)

Military deploys 4 battalions to West Bank, closes off Palestinian village near site where Israeli couple was gunned down in their car in front of 4 of their children

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In Moscow, presence of IDF generals sends a message of military urgency

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sits with IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot during a visit to the northern border of Israel on August 18, 2015. (Amos Ben Gershom/GPO)

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sits with IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot during a visit to the northern border of Israel on August 18, 2015. (Amos Ben Gershom/GPO)

In rare move, Netanyahu brings both IDF chief and intelligence head to Russia to drive home concerns on Hezbollah, Syria

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IDF strikes cell that shot Thursday’s rockets into Israel, kills five

A large fire raging near Kfar Sold, caused by missiles fired from the Syrian side of the Israeli-Syrian border and hitting open areas in the Golan Heights in northern Israel on August 20, 2015. (Photo by Basel Awidat/Flash90)

Military says it targeted Islamic Jihad men who fired projectiles from Syria; PM says ‘Iranian commander’ directed attack

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IDF strikes Hamas target in Gaza after rocket attack

Smoke rises over Gaza after an Israeli airstrike following several rockets attacks into southern Israel, Tuesday, July 8, 2014. (photo credit: Miriam Alster/ Flash90)

Smoke rises over Gaza after an Israeli airstrike following several rockets attacks into southern Israel, Tuesday, July 8, 2014. (photo credit: Miriam Alster/ Flash90)

Two injured in direct hit on Hamas facility in center of Strip; Salafi group affiliated with Islamic State claims responsibility for firing missile into Israel

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