'Israel will respond to Gaza mortar attacks'

Israeli leaders call on foreign powers to condemn terrorist attacks on towns near Gaza border, vow military response to provocations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2018, 10:45 AM

'Don't preach to us'

Education Minister Naftali Bennett slams Israel's 'armchair critics' following wave of mortar attacks on Israeli towns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2018, 8:28 AM

Islamic Jihad fires Iranian mortar from Gaza

IDF estimates Islamic Jihad responsible for mortar fire during birthday ceremony in honor of IDF KIA; projectiles found to be Iranian issue.Mordechai Sones, 1/3/2018, 12:14 PM

Gaza: 'A very serious attack'

Islamic Jihad pounds IDF position with mortar fire, prompting airstrikes, tank fire in response. 'This is just the beginning.'David Rosenberg, 11/30/2017, 5:09 PM

Netanyahu: We will not tolerate 'spillover' from Syria

Netanyahu says Israel will respond to every firing of mortars from Syria.Elad Benari, 6/28/2017, 11:21 PM

Syrian mortars hit Israel, sparking fire in Golan Heights

For third time in two days, Syrian mortars hit Israeli side of Golan Heights. Fires reported in Israel as result.David Rosenberg, 6/26/2017, 8:53 AM

IDF hits Syrian army following mortar fire

For second time this weekend, IDF responds to stray mortar fire hitting Israel with targeted strikes on Syrian army targets.David Rosenberg, 6/25/2017, 9:50 PM

Stray mortar fire from Syria hits Israel

Mortar shells fired from Syria explode inside Israeli Golan Heights. IDF says mortar fire was not directed at Israel.Uzi Baruch, 6/25/2017, 4:24 PM

Gaza mortar shells hit southern Israel

Two mortar shells fired from Gaza explode in the Eshkol Regional Council. No injuries or damages.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/7/2016, 12:45 AM

After tunnel discovered, Gaza terrorists again shell IDF troops

Terrorists fire mortar shells at IDF force near the border with Gaza, hours after latest terror tunnel discovery.Ari Soffer, 5/5/2016, 3:00 PM

IDF Laser Beams to Intercept Mortar Shells?

Following success of Iron Dome against rockets, system in the works to neutralize mortar fire cheaply and effectively.Hillel Fendel, 8/13/2015, 11:55 AM

Hamas Arrests Terrorists Responsible for Mortar Fire

Senior defense officials say that Hamas has arrested the terrorists responsible for a mortar attack on the Eshkol region.Ben Ariel, 9/17/2014, 1:15 AM

Fierce Clashes Along Syrian Border; Mortar Shell Strikes Israel

More spillover from the Syrian civil war, as battles continue to rage between regime, rebel forces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2014, 9:40 AM

Foreign Worker Killed in Mortar Attack

Foreign worker becomes third civilian killed by Gaza terrorists.Arutz Shev Staff and AFP, 7/23/2014, 1:19 PM

Elbit Unveils Vehicle-Mounted Mortar

Spear, a new low-recoil mortar, can be mounted on a variety of light vehicles, including Hummers.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Gil Ronen, 5/19/2014, 1:21 PM

Clash in Gaza: Rockets Lead to Airstrike Response

Gazan terrorists open rocket and mortar fire on Israel leading to an IAF airstrike in response; takes out two concealed missile launchers.Ari Yashar, 11/14/2013, 4:13 PM

Mortar Fire from Syria Hits Golan

No one hurt, no damage caused in apparently stray fire from fighting between Syrian government forces and rebels.Gil Ronen, 7/16/2013, 11:34 AM

IDF Fires Back at Syria

After several warnings were ignored, IDF troops finally returned fire Sunday after Syrian Army regulars shelled the Golan Heights.Chana Ya'ar, 11/11/2012, 2:34 PM