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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

DM 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 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 Calls for 'Price Tag' for 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

Hamas Digging Terror Tunnels into Gaza Belt Again?

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 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

IDF Soldier Wounded in Gaza Gunfire 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

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 Shoots 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 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

50 Million Aid Package to Encourage Negev Growth

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

Parts of Gaza Fence Still Down 1 Week After Storm

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

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

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 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 Egyptians, 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

IDF Kills Armed Terrorist Near Kibbutz Erez

Muslim war against Israel never stops: armed terrorist shot dead as he tries to cross over from Gaza.Gil Ronen, 7/13/2012, 3:29 PM

Gaza Belt: No Open-Air Gatherings Allowed

Home Front Command issues instructions for people living within 15 km. of terror haven.Gil Ronen, 6/20/2012, 10:25 PM

IDF Armored Corps at Southern Border

The IDF Armored Division moves closer to Israel's southern border following a terror attack Monday on contractors building a border fence. Chana Ya'ar, 6/18/2012, 5:40 PM

Officer: Egypt 'Works Tirelessly' against Terror

Col. Tal Hermoni: "Terrorists infiltrated under foggy conditions. Attack could have been worse."Gil Ronen, 6/18/2012, 3:21 PM

Back to Normal on Southern Border

IDF no longer thinks there is a terrorist on the loose. Two or three terrorists were killed by Golani.Gil Ronen, 6/18/2012, 12:16 PM

Gaza: Arabs Fire at IDF Soldiers

No one hurt in second live fire incident Thursday on Gaza border. Arabs pelt Border Police near Beit El.Gil Ronen, 6/14/2012, 8:20 PM

Gaza Sniper Attack on Southern Israeli Farmer

PA Arab terrorists attacked in the southern Negev Eshkol region on Thursday morning, firing at a Jewish farmer driving a tractor. Chana Ya'ar, 6/14/2012, 11:59 AM

Video: Hamas Urges Women to Blow Themselves Up

A Hamas legislator gave a fiery speech, urging women to blow themselves up for the sake of Jerusalem and the Al-Aqsa mosque.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/1/2012, 2:43 PM

General: IDF Readying New Tools against Gaza

Southern Command Head Maj. Gen. Russo: Israel's south was the first to feel the brunt of "Arab Spring."Gil Ronen, 3/22/2012, 9:49 PM

Israel's New Radar on the Gaza Border

Israel has installed new radar systems on the Gaza border to eliminate blind spots and reduce infiltrations, the IDF says.Chana Ya'ar, 3/18/2012, 3:28 PM

Gaza: Bomb Detonated at Soldiers, None Hurt

Terrorists detonated an explosive device as IDF soldiers combed an area near Gaza.Gil Ronen, 1/31/2012, 9:44 AM