Haniyeh calls for further protests against Israel

Hamas leader urges Gazans to keep up their protests on the Israeli border.Elad Benari, 4/10/2018, 6:15 AM

IDF thwarts shooting attack on Gaza border

Two terrorists approach security fence and fire towards IDF troops, who fire back.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/30/2018, 7:49 PM

Defense Minister may compensate Gaza Belt farmers

Defense Ministry examines possibility of compensating farmers ordered to stop working during security incidents along Gaza border.Uzi Baruch, 11/29/2017, 11:58 AM

IDF arrests two Arabs along Gaza border

Two Palestinian Arabs taken for questioning after crossing the security fence in southern Gaza.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/4/2017, 7:49 PM

Trump's envoy to visit Gaza crossings

Jason Greenblatt to observe firsthand the situation at the crossings on the Israel-Gaza border.Nitsan Keidar, 8/30/2017, 1:08 AM

Gazan teen killed in clashes along border

Gaza’s health ministry claims Israeli troops shot dead a teenager in clashes near border fence.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 7/29/2017, 2:11 AM

Fire opened at IDF troops in two separate incidents

Terrorists opened fire at IDF soldiers near the Gaza border and near the Lebanon border. No injuries in either incident.Kobi Finkler, 1/24/2017, 11:24 PM

Gazan killed in clashes along border

Gazan rioters provoke soldiers near Gaza border, ignoring orders to back away and forcing troops to open fire.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/18/2016, 8:34 PM

Israeli Bedouin teenager breaks into Gaza, disappears

Jauma Abu Ganima, a resident from the south, crossed the border before IDF soldiers could stop him, and disappeared into Khan Younis.Rachel Kaplan, 7/13/2016, 3:59 PM

Hamas announces calming of tensions along Gaza border

Hamas says it reached understandings with Israel on calming the tensions along the Gaza border.Elad Benari, 5/5/2016, 1:16 AM

Two Palestinians killed in clashes on Gaza border

Palestinian Arab rioters continue to provoke soldiers near Gaza border, ignoring orders to back away and forcing troops to open fire.Ben Ariel, Canada, 1/15/2016, 9:02 PM

Explosive devices found near Gaza border

Large amounts of unexploded improvised explosive devices found near border with Gaza. IDF believes a large-scale attack was planned.Ben Ariel, Canada, 12/18/2015, 8:54 PM

Ya'alon Hints Russia 'Shouldn't Test' Israel in Syria

Defense Minister says: 'We made clear to the Russians that we have no intention of abandoning our ability to defend our interests.'Uzi Baruch, 9/29/2015, 9:27 PM

New Radar to Give Earlier Warning of Mortar Shells

Radars placed along Gaza border will give Israelis 7-8 more critical seconds to run for cover.Nir Har Zahav, 9/7/2015, 8:20 AM

Two Palestinian Men Shot After Approaching Gaza Border

Palestinian Arab man killed and another wounded by Israeli gunfire after they approach Gaza border and refuse to turn back.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/31/2015, 9:46 PM

Funds for Gaza Belt Kids' Therapy Restored

Under pressure for cancelling funds for psychological assistance to war-scarred children, PMO decides to transfer 3M NIS.Gil Ronen, 6/14/2015, 4:04 PM

MK Yogev: Work With Hamas, If We Have to

According to MK Moti Yogev (Jewish Home), both Israel and Hamas have a common interest – and they can cooperate on that interest.Yaakov Levi, 6/7/2015, 5:09 PM

Yesh Atid MK: There Should be a 'Price Tag' for Rocket Attacks

MK Haim Yellin, a resident of the Gaza border region, says there must be an Israeli response to Grad attack on the south.Elad Benari, 5/27/2015, 1:14 AM

IDF Soldiers Wound Palestinian Near Gaza Border

Israeli troops shoot 17-year-old Palestinian Arab who came too close to the border fence and failed to comply with orders to turn back.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/8/2015, 10:37 PM

Gaza Belt Residents Hear Digging, Say They Don't Trust IDF

Multiple residents say they are living on adrenaline after IDF repeatedly denies finding evidence of tunnels despite digging sounds.Tova Dvorin, 3/23/2015, 8:09 PM

IDF to Continue Guarding Gaza Belt - For Now

Decision to pull Gaza Belt patrols postponed until Sunday, while the security establishment re-evaluates the risks.Tova Dvorin, 12/31/2014, 4:04 PM

IDF: Gaza Skirmish Erupted After Soldier Removed Coat

Gaza exchange of fire the result of a terrorist taking advantage of a soldier removing his protective gear - because he was hot.Tova Dvorin, 12/26/2014, 8:22 AM

'Netanyahu Must Set a Policy on Gaza'

Eshkol Regional Council leader Haim Yellin urges political leadership to ignore elections and crack down on terrorism after Gaza skirmish.Benny Toker, 12/25/2014, 3:15 PM

Condition of IDF Soldier Wounded by Gaza Sniper Improves

Condition upgraded to 'stable' one day after shootout, Soroka Medical Center says.Koby Finkler, 12/25/2014, 9:18 AM

Gaza Deploying Security Forces Along Border Following Gunfire

Gaza's Interior Ministry deploying security forces along the border in order to prevent Palestinian Arabs from crossing into Israel.Ben Ariel, 12/25/2014, 5:12 AM

Gantz on Gaza: 'Instability is a Part of the IDF'

IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz vows to keep protecting Israel's borders after skirmish, but notes incident is par for the course.Tova Dvorin, 12/24/2014, 7:35 PM

Steinitz: Hamas Risking Another War

Intelligence Minister warns Hamas that it risks the 'full demolition of its military and government infrastructure' by enflaming tensions.Hezki Baruch, 12/24/2014, 6:21 PM

Armed Gazans Fire at IDF Jeep, None Hurt

Arab terrorists fire at a jeep on routine patrol along the border fence, damaging it; IDF fires back. Danon: 'strike Hamas government.'Gil Ronen, 11/27/2014, 4:48 PM

IDF Forces Shoot Dead Suspected Infiltrator at Gaza Border

One Palestinian dead, another wounded from misfired IDF warning shots; twelve infiltration attempts from Gaza thus far this month.Koby Finkler and Tova Dvorin, 11/23/2014, 1:27 PM

PA Asks Israel to Open Additional Gaza Border Crossing

The Kerem Shalom crossing can only transfer 450 trucks of construction materials a day - much less than Gaza needs to rebuild, PA says.Cynthia Blank, 11/3/2014, 4:53 PM

Aiding in Aftermath: 50 Million NIS Package Raised for Negev

Jewish Agency's aid project 'is continuation of the Jewish world’s outpouring of solidarity with the people of Israel,' Sharansky says.Cynthia Blank, 10/27/2014, 4:00 PM

'Smart Fence' to Be Built Around Gaza Belt

Barrier to alert IDF, Regional Council at first sign of infiltration, sources say - hours after two separate incidents along the border.Tova Dvorin, 9/29/2014, 5:00 PM

What is Going to Become of Gaza?

Pipe-dreams that have no connection with reality are not going to come true.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 8/8/2014, 11:17 AM

Proposal: Strengthen Communities near Gaza, Sderot

Top officials draft resolution to allocate 13.5 million shekel to restoring damage in communities near Gaza, as rockets rain on residents.Tova Dvorin, 8/8/2014, 11:14 AM

HRW Accuses Israel of 'Shooting Palestinians'

Human Rights Watch says Israel is shooting Arabs along the border with Gaza, ignores Gazans' provocations.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/26/2014, 1:41 AM

Hamas Says It'll Privatize Gaza Crossing

Gaza's Hamas rulers have said they plan to let private contractors take over the running of the border crossings with Egypt and Israel.Gil Ronen, 2/23/2014, 9:39 PM

Gaza Fence Clash - Terrorist Shot Dead

IDF shoots terrorist leading group attempting to tamper with security fence, second terrorist reportedly wounded.Ari Yashar, 2/13/2014, 4:38 PM

Fallen Soldier’s Father: Watch Over Us

Family, friends bury 21-year-old soldier killed by friendly fire.Maayana Miskin, 2/4/2014, 5:39 PM

One Week After Storm, Parts of Gaza Fence Still Down

Holes in fence have been presenting major security risk, IDF soldiers say; IDF spokesman denies claims that breaches have remained open.Tova Dvorin, 12/24/2013, 8:23 AM

IDF Opens Fire in Response to Arab Violence in Gaza

One dead as soldiers open fire at Arab terrorists near the Gaza border in retaliation to violence, including the launching of a mortar.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/20/2013, 9:42 PM

Gazan wounded by IDF Gunfire

IDF: "A suspect approached the security fence...and was engaged in suspicious activity along the fence."Arutz Sheva staff and AFP, 12/14/2013, 10:25 PM

Army Pulling Guards from Gaza Belt Communities

Individual communities along border with Sinai and Gaza will no longer have guard units.Gil Ronen, 10/24/2013, 4:41 PM

IDF Finds Large Bomb on Gaza Fence

Explosive charge was placed near security fence, opposite the central part of Gaza. No one was hurt.Gil Ronen, 10/21/2013, 2:08 PM

Man Killed at Israel-Gaza Border

IDF troops shot a man who was suspiciously crossing the border between Hamas ruled Gaza and Israel.Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/11/2013, 10:15 AM

Terrorists Try to Take Advantage of Egyptian Coup Chaos

Arab terrorists are attempting to take advantage of the chaos that inevitably follows a coup d’etat. The Egyptian Army appears ready for it.Chana Ya'ar, 7/4/2013, 10:46 AM

IDF Security Failure as Gaza Man Reaches Netivot

A man from Gaza managed to penetrate all IDF defenses and reach Netivot. Defense experts concerned. Maayana Miskin, 4/7/2013, 8:40 AM

Gazans Crossing Fence 'into IDF Positions'

IDF soldiers describe dangerous anarchy on border fence as result of Pillar of Defense agreements.Gil Ronen, 11/27/2012, 2:56 PM

More Rioting on Gaza Border

IDF soldiers reportedly fired warning shots. Arabs: 3 wounded.Gil Ronen, 11/25/2012, 7:06 PM

IDF-Gaza Clash, One Killed

Post-ceasefire ‘small tail’ of violence continues with a clash between IDF troops and violent rioters on Gaza fence. One killed.Maayana Miskin, 11/23/2012, 12:34 PM

Israel Agreed to Give Up Gaza 'Security Belt'

Understandings with Hamas let Gazans approach border with Israel without being harmed.Arutz Sheva, 11/22/2012, 9:14 PM

IDF Soldiers Open Fire at Suspicious PA Arab Near Gaza

IDF soldiers foil a possible terror attack, open fire at a PA Arab as he approaches the border with Israel from central Gaza.Elad Benari, 11/5/2012, 2:15 AM

Injured Officer Salutes with Mangled Arm

Doctors are trying to save Captain Ziv Shilon's right arm. He has regained consciousness.Gil Ronen, 10/24/2012, 10:20 PM

Chief of Staff Tours Gaza Belt

IDF has relatively little to offer beleaguered residents terrorized by Gaza.Gil Ronen & Yoni Kempinski, 10/24/2012, 8:34 PM

Gov't Plays Defense against Gaza Attacks

Cabinet will approve fortification of Gaza Belt communities. Soldier still in serious condition after attack.Gil Ronen, 10/24/2012, 7:44 PM

Arab Terror War Against Israel Continues Unabated

Terrorists from Gaza fired seven rockets at Israel Tuesday night. No one was injured and no damaged was reported in any of the attacks. David Lev, 10/23/2012, 8:43 PM

3 Terrorists Killed as IDF Blocks Gaza Attack

IDF soldiers blocked an attack by Palestinian Authority Arab terrorists early Thursday morning along the border with Gaza.Chana Ya'ar, AFP, 9/6/2012, 11:39 AM

Terrorists Kill 16 Egyptian Soldiers, Fail to Enter Israel

Egyptian soldiers killed by terrorists, who were eliminated as they tried to enter Israel in APC's. Dozens of rockets fired at Israel.Gil Ronen, 8/5/2012, 8:48 PM