Rear Command


Israel-Gaza War, Iran
Rear Command tightens instructions for areas outside combat zones in preparation for Iranian attack

Both Israel and the United States continue to brace for a major Iranian attack.

Avi Woolf | 13.04.24

Israel-Gaza War

IDF Rear Command declares additional loosening of restrictions on crowding in most areas

The IDF has continuously and carefully loosened assembly and activity restrictions in the Gaza Perimeter, in "conflict zone" areas, and in the rest of the country based on security assessments.

Avi Woolf | 10.03.24

Israel-Gaza War, Gaza Perimeter

IDF: The residents of these areas may return home

IDF Rear Command has published an operational assessment of the safety of parts of the Gaza Perimeter, listing the places where it is now safe to return.

Avi Woolf | 22.02.24

Israel-Gaza War, Civilian Front

A Partial Return to Normal in the South? IDF Changes Assembly Rules in Gaza Perimeter

The IDF Rear Command issued new instructions for the Gaza Perimeter, allowing for assembly in greater numbers in open and closed areas and especially for schools to be resumed safely.

Avi Woolf | 01.02.24

Israel-Gaza War, Ethiopian Jewry

Ethiopian Jewish Sigd Holiday Prayer Cancelled Due to War

The Ethiopian Jewish Heritage Center announced the cancellation of the traditional Sigd holiday prayer in Jerusalem planned for Monday due to Rear Command crowd guidance.

JFeed | 08.11.23

Israel-Gaza War

Gaza Rocket Lands in Ashdod, 4 Wounded

Police and bomb squad officers are searching for more debris. The wounded have been evacuated to the hospital, including one in serious condition.

JFeed | 31.10.23

Israel-Gaza War, Israel

Hamas Continues to Strike: Salvos Towards Tel Aviv and Herzliyah

Red color sirens were heard in the areas of Tel Aviv, Petach Tikvah, Ramat Gan, and northward to Kfar Saba, Raanana, and Herzliyah. No casualties have been reported.

JFeed | 31.10.23

Israel-Gaza War

Rear Command Chief: War Will Take Weeks, Even Months

The commander also said that "we want to arrive at an emergency routine in the country."

Yehuda Klein, JFeed Staff | 29.10.23

Israel-Gaza War

IDF Spokesperson: Number of Captives up to 224

In a statement to the press, he said: "This information is updated based on intelligence information."

JFeed | 26.10.23

News

IDF Spokesperson: "Whoever challenges Israel, will experience a powerful counterstrike"

The IDF Spokesperson addressed the continuation of Operation Swords of Iron and said that "as of now, the families of 97 kidnapped were updated. I am aware of the criticism, but it's important to understand that we are acting professionally, with precision and reliability."

Arye Yoeli, JFeed Staff | 12.10.23