Islamic Jihad asks for ceasefire

Israeli security officials say they are skeptical of terror group's statement it fulfilled its goals in launching rocket attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/24/2020, 8:16 PM

Left slams Bennett for "inhuman" retrieval of dead terrorists' bodies

The Defense Minister responded by accusing his critics of immorality.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2020, 4:16 PM

IDF opens fire on Islamic Jihad snipers in Gaza

IDF forces hit an Islamic Jihad sniper squad which fired from the Khan Younis area in the Gaza Strip toward forces inside Israeli territory.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2020, 2:31 PM

Islamic Jihad hints at resumption of terrorism

Senior Islamic Jihad official says activity to thwart "Deal of the Century" will not only be restricted to mass protests.Dalit Halevi, 2/12/2020, 5:05 AM

Zarif to leaders of Islamic Jihad and Hamas: We are against US peace plan

Iranian Foreign Minister denounces Trump's "imposed and treacherous plan" in conversations with leaders Hamas and Islamic Jihad.Elad Benari, 2/6/2020, 5:34 AM

Jews are not lemmings, Mr. Gandhi

Are Jews staying in the west participating in their own suicide? Are those Israelis who feel the country should give more land to Arabs doing the same? Howard Rotberg, 1/1/2020, 8:21 AM

IDF: Operation Black Belt was a success

Chief of Staff reviews investigation on results of recent conflict with Islamic Jihad in Gaza in which senior terrorist was killed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2019, 5:39 PM

Islamic Jihad: Any aggression will be met with a response

Islamic Jihad leader says his organization has reached agreement with Hamas and other organizations on a response to any Israeli attack.Dalit Halevi, 12/20/2019, 3:54 AM

The immorality of Islamic violence

The jihadist does not kill and die to help his people and his faith. There is something else motivating his actions. Take Gaza-launched rockets, for example. Rafael Castro, 12/17/2019, 8:47 PM

Opinion: No hope for Gaza if Hamas remains in power

Hamas ultimately bears responsibility for Islamic Jihad’s terrorist attacks on Israel.Paul Zukunft, 11/27/2019, 6:11 AM

Understandings between Israel, Hamas jilt Islamic Jihad

Both Islamic organizations expend effort to project image of business-as-usual, despite last week's explosive tension between them.Mordechai Sones, 11/18/2019, 5:28 PM

Hamas leader visits family of eliminated Islamic Jihad leader

Ismail Haniyeh pays condolence visit to family of Islamic Jihad leader eliminated by Israel: Our partnership cannot be dismantled.Ben Ariel, 11/17/2019, 5:21 AM

Highway rocket survivor: 'An explosion impossible to describe'

A rocket hit a crowded intersection. Miraculously, there are no fatalities. The survivors recount those fateful moments.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2019, 10:04 PM

Gazans cross border, infiltrating Israel

IDF forces at the scene spot the infiltrators and open fire. The infiltrators flee back into Gaza, uninjured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2019, 7:52 PM

Islamic Jihad threatens to launch attack during soccer match

Islamic Jihad threatens to fire rockets at Jerusalem stadium during Saturday night soccer match.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2019, 7:47 PM

'We didn't promise to stop targeted eliminations'

Senior Israeli official clarifies: Israel did not promise to the Islamic Jihad that it would stop targeted eliminations of terrorists.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/15/2019, 10:20 PM

Hamas admits its member was killed in fighting this week

Hamas says one its members was killed during escalation Israel and the Islamic Jihad.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/15/2019, 9:37 PM

INTO THE FRAY - Gaza: Delaying the inevitable…again

Delaying the inevitable does not make it less inevitable—only more costly.Dr. Martin Sherman, 11/15/2019, 6:07 AM

Netanyahu to the Shin Bet: I salute you

PM Netanyahu visited Israel Security Agency’s Special Operations Center which commanded over operation to eliminate Islamic Jihad leader.Kobi Finkler, 11/15/2019, 6:00 AM

The Islamic Jihad’s new missile

Islamic Jihad's military arm releases video featuring a "Buraq 120" missile which it claims was launched toward Hadera.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2019, 4:07 AM

'If we detect attempts to launch rockets, we'll hit the squads'

Head of IDF Southern Command speaks to residents of southern Israel, says Islamic Jihad "making efforts" to prevent rocket fire.Ben Ariel, 11/15/2019, 3:13 AM

IDF 'achieved all goals within 48 hours'

IDF Spokesman states 'Black Belt' battle plan achieved its goals: 'We must continue to focus on the northern arena.'Mordechai Sones, 11/14/2019, 9:09 AM

Report: Ceasefire agreement in Gaza

Senior Egyptian official says Israel and Islamic Jihad agreed on ceasefire as of 5:30 a.m. No official confirmation.Elad Benari, 11/14/2019, 6:15 AM

Watch: The Islamic Jihad explained

What is the Islamic Jihad all about? The IDF explains.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2019, 4:50 AM

'Islamic Jihad's demands prove Israel was successful'

Senior Israeli official responds to Islamic Jihad's demands for a ceasefire. Meanwhile, the rocket fire continues.Elad Benari, 11/13/2019, 11:54 PM

Netanyahu: Terrorists committing a double war crime

PM updates AIPAC delegation on Gaza, says Islamic Jihad guilty of a "double war crime" by firing at civilians while hiding behind civilians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2019, 9:03 PM

Fox News report from inside Gaza

Fox News corespondent Trey Yingst reports from Gaza as Israel, Islamic Jihad continue to trade blows.Gary Willig, 11/13/2019, 4:42 PM

IDF intensifies air campaign in Gaza

IDF completes wide-scale strike on Islamic Jihad targets in Gaza, bombs rocket factory.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2019, 12:33 PM

IDF drone aircraft 'peeked' into terrorist's home before strike

Gaza terrorists claim small, unmanned Israeli aircraft flew into Islamic Jihad leader's home to make sure he was there at time of strike.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2019, 12:07 PM

IDF estimates: Islamic Jihad will keep firing rockets

IDF Spokesperson estimates that Islamic Jihad intends to continue firing rockets in a similar fashion to yesterday.Kobi Finkler, 11/13/2019, 6:56 AM

Iran condemns Israel for eliminating terrorist

Iran calls for "occupation" to be punished after Israel eliminates Islamic Jihad leader.Elad Benari, 11/13/2019, 5:37 AM

Hamas: Policy of targeted eliminations will fail

Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh says Israeli "aggression" will make the Palestinian people adhere even more to their rights.Dalit Halevi, 11/13/2019, 4:34 AM

US condemns attacks by Iran-sponsored Islamic Jihad

US stands in solidarity with Israel, condemns attacks by Iran-sponsored Islamic JihadArutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 10:21 PM

190 rockets fired at Israel

Iron Dome intercepts 90% of rockets fired at populated areas as Islamic Jihad rocket barrage continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 7:47 PM

IDF forces mobilize around Gaza

Hundreds of reservists called up as Islamic Jihad rocket barrage continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 7:21 PM

'US stands with our friend Israel'

US Ambassador David Friedman sends message of support for Israel during Islamic Jihad rocket barrage.Gary Willig, 11/12/2019, 6:28 PM

Bennett declares emergency situation on home front

Defense Minister delcares 48-hour emergency within 50 miles of Gaza as rocket fire continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 5:02 PM

IDF tanks attack Islamic Jihad targets in Gaza

Israeli response to firing of dozens of rockets from Gaza continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 3:36 PM

Watch: How Islamic Jihad became a top IDF target

IDF video highlights rise Islamic Jihad terror organization - and how it became a top target in terror-ridden Gaza Strip.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 3:02 PM

IDF hits Islamic Jihad targets in Gaza

Israeli fighter jets hit multiple Islamic Jihad targets in Gaza Strip, including underground weapons factories and training centers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 2:44 PM

Netanyahu: Eliminated terrorist was a 'ticking time bomb'

Watch: In Hebrew address, PM, IDF chief, Shin Bet chief speak out on targeting killing of Gaza terrorist, and wave of rocket attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 12:35 PM

'We'll hit the Zionist enemy until they beg for mercy'

Islamic Jihad threatens to increase rocket fire on Tel Aviv, launch rockets at Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 12:15 PM

2 terrorists killed as IDF retaliates after Gaza rocket attacks

Israeli missile defense system fires 20 missiles at incoming rockets, IDF strikes Hamas targets in northern Gaza Strip. 2 terrorists killed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 11:16 AM

'The people demand victory'

Zionist activist group calls for campaign to achieve decisive victory of Hamas terror organizationArutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 10:34 AM

IDF preparing for 'a number of days of fighting'

IDF says rocket attacks from Gaza expected to last 'a number of days' following targeted killing of Islamic Jihad leader.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 9:15 AM

Who was the Islamic Jihad terrorist eliminated by Israel?

Baha Abu al-Ata, the Islamic Jihad terrorist who led the Al Quds Brigades' Gaza branch, was behind many recent rocket attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 7:39 AM

'We're not going back to targeted killings'

IDF Spokesperson comments on elimination of Islamic Jihad leader: A ticking time bomb who planned attacks in the coming days.Kobi Finkler, 11/12/2019, 6:59 AM

IDF eliminates senior Islamic Jihad terrorist

IDF, Shin Bet attack home in which senior Islamic Jihad commander stayed. Sirens sounded in Gaza envelope.Elad Benari, 11/12/2019, 6:06 AM

Hamas rejects PA's conditions for elections

Gaza terror groups reject conditions set by Palestinian Authority chief Mahmoud Abbas, claim conditions intend to exclude them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/6/2019, 10:58 AM

Gaza concerned over result of Israeli election

Senior Islamic Jihad member concerned Israeli election will lead to renewed contacts between Israel and the Palestinian Authority.Dalit Halevi, 9/19/2019, 3:09 AM

'Abbas was wrong to meet family of missing Israeli'

Senior Islamic Jihad official criticizes PA chairman for promising to work to bring about the release of missing Israeli Avera Mengistu.Dalit Halevi, 9/15/2019, 5:30 AM

Indictment filed against armed Islamic Jihad infiltrator

Samir Abu Sanima was caught in Israel holding a knife, 3 Kalashnikov bullets, black military pants, ski mask and a Saraya Al-Quds symbol.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/8/2019, 6:26 PM

'In next campaign, top Gaza terror leaders will be eliminated'

Minister Yisrael Katz says Iranian influence pushing Israel towards decisive campaign in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/8/2019, 10:46 AM

Three killed in Gaza explosions

Three police officers killed in an explosions in western and southern Gaza.Elad Benari, 8/28/2019, 5:06 AM

Rocket fired from Gaza, IDF responds

IDF attacks Hamas position in northern Gaza in response to latest rocket attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2019, 4:16 PM

Hamas demands Islamic Jihad turn over 4 terrorists

Fearing Israeli retaliation for recent rocket strikes, Hamas demands Islamic Jihad turn over terrorists who launched the rockets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/22/2019, 8:20 PM

'Terrorists will harm Gazans as well'

IDF spokesman in Arabic addresses residents of Gaza, says terrorist rocket attacks will halt measures to improve residents' lives.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/22/2019, 3:52 PM