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Report: Fewer Rockets Fired on Israel in 2013, Hamas 'Afraid'

Since the period before Operation Pillar of Defense, where Israel suffered over 200 rocket attacks from Gaza, Hamas attacks show declineTova Dvorin , 11/5/2013, 9:47 AM

Israeli Source: Amnesty's 'Balanced' Report 'Ridiculous'

In a report released Thursday, international human rights group accused both Israel and Hamas of committing “war crimes”David Lev, 5/23/2013, 7:36 AM

Yaalon Transfers 60M Shekels to Reservists, as Bennett Asked

Min. Naftali Bennett thanks defense minister for cancelling cut in Pillar of Defense reservists' bonus.Gil Ronen, 4/18/2013, 7:20 PM

Bennett: Don't Hurt Reservists

Economics minister comes out swinging against cut in Pillar of Defense reservists' pay.Gil Ronen, 4/17/2013, 9:21 PM

Gantz: Israel Can Act Alone against Iran Nukes

Chief of Staff promises "great pain in Gaza" if attacks on Israel continue.Gil Ronen, 4/16/2013, 8:30 AM

IDF Closes Probes into Allegations of Misconduct in Gaza

The IDF has closed probes into more than 60 allegations of misconduct during Operation Pillar of Defense in Gaza.Elad Benari, 4/16/2013, 4:12 AM

Doctor who Fought Libel joins IDF Despite Cancer

Doctor who took on Arab libel is awarded for helping soldiers despite a serious illness.Maayana Miskin, 4/14/2013, 9:31 AM

UN Reports the Truth: Hamas Killed BBC Reporter's Baby in Gaza

The UN has issued a report that plainly explains Israel’s Pillar of Defense operation and exposes Hamas lies to the BBC. Chana Ya'ar, 3/10/2013, 4:42 PM

Gaza Terrorists Open Fire at Southern Israel

For the first time since the end of Operation Pillar of Defense, Gaza-based terrorists opened fire at the Shaar Hanegev region.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/1/2013, 8:32 PM

Hamas Denies Holding Secret Talks with Israel

Hamas denies that it has been holding secret talks with Israel regarding opening the Rafiah between Gaza and Egypt.Elad Benari, 2/18/2013, 2:13 AM

Report: Israel, Hamas Holding Secret Talks Through Egypt

Israel may agree that Egypt's border with Gaza be opened, as part of secret negotiations being held with Hamas.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/15/2013, 10:10 PM

Human Rights Watch Says Israel Violated Laws of War

The US-based Human Rights Watch organization says Israel violated the laws of war during its counter terror offensive last November. Chana Ya'ar, 2/14/2013, 11:50 AM

‘57 Seconds’ to Help Protect Be’er Sheva From Bombs

A new organization is raising awareness about the need for more bomb shelters to protect Be’er Sheva residents from Gaza missile attacks.Hana Levi Julian, 2/10/2013, 1:28 PM

Pillar of Defense: Objectives and Implicatio​ns

Operation Pillar of Defense compelled Hamas to make a choice and so far, it has opted for quiet.Brig.-Gen. (res.) Michael Herzog, 1/23/2013, 6:56 PM

Group: Human Rights Watch Again Lying About Israel

Human Rights Watch (HRW) is once again leveling false charges against Israel, said watchdog NGO MonitorDavid Lev, 12/20/2012, 9:56 PM

Sales Still Brisk for M75 Rocket Perfume in Gaza

Sales are still brisk for the latest rage in perfume being sold in Gaza City, M75 -- named for the newest missile aimed at Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 12/19/2012, 4:36 PM

Middle East Tensions Scare Off US Company from Israel

A US company balked at dealing with an Israeli firm because of concern over area tensions, setting off fears of a “security boycott.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/17/2012, 11:04 AM

Philippines Lifts Travel Ban on Israel

The Philippines is to resume sending workers to Israel as the calm in the south continues., 12/16/2012, 2:00 AM

Yeshiva Students Present Solidarity Song of Faith

Watch "Watching Over You - A Song of Faith", a music clip produced by Yeshivat Lev HaTorah following the recent turmoil in Southern Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 12/13/2012, 5:45 PM

US May Sell Israel 6,900 GPS Bombs

The United States is considering an Israeli request to buy 6,900 GPS bombs, weighing up to one ton, as Middle East tensions rise. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/11/2012, 10:36 AM

Islamic Jihad Pokes First Cracks in Ceasefire

Islamic Jihad has placed Israel on warning it will break the ceasefire on missile attacks if its leader is banned from entering Gaza. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/10/2012, 8:53 AM

Video: Gaza Baby Named Fajr for Missiles Launched at Israel

A Gazan father has named his newborn son “Fajr”, after the Iranian-made missile that Gaza terrorists fired towards Tel Aviv and Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 12/10/2012, 6:14 AM

Terror Victim Makes Miraculous Recovery

Wife of an Israeli singer who was critically wounded in an Arab attack during Operation Pillar of Defense has regained consciousness.Elad Benari, 12/10/2012, 12:13 AM

Expulsion-Backer Livni: Bibi Strengthens Hamas

Tzipi Livni, who backed the expulsion of Jews from Gaza in 2005, now blames Netanyahu for negotiating with Hamas. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/9/2012, 1:15 PM

IDF: Arab Rioting More Since 'Pillar of Defense'

A violent face-off developed Thursday afternoon between IDF soldiers and Arabs in HevronDavid Lev, 12/6/2012, 5:07 PM

The IDF’s 67-Year-Old Colonel

Reserve Col. Peled, a former tank commander, still wears his uniform at age 67– and drives a truck carrier for tanks. “Eight years to go.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/4/2012, 5:02 PM

Tel Aviv Bus Attack Heroes Feted for Saving Lives

Security staff from the Ministry of Justice in Tel Aviv received awards Sunday for saving lives, and capturing a terrorist.David Lev, 12/3/2012, 12:15 AM

'Terror in School': Hasbara Meets 21st Century

A new animation by the Scratch Group tells the Israel-Gaza story better than 100 spokesmen.Gil Ronen, 12/1/2012, 6:36 PM

IDF Commander 'Surprised' by Quick Halt to Rocket Fire

The head of the IDF’s Southern Command says he was “surprised” at how quickly the rocket fire from Gaza stopped last week.Elad Benari, 11/28/2012, 5:46 AM

Hamas Ceasefire Video: Death to Israel

Hamas has removed any doubts of its ceasefire intentions with a post-truce music-video urging “Death to Israel” with “blood and fire." Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/27/2012, 4:17 PM

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

CAMERA: 'Let PBS Know Their Bias is Showing!"

PBS, which is a recipient of federal funding, contributed to demonization of Israel Sunday in an entirely inaccurate broadcast.Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/27/2012, 1:34 PM

Suspicion: Bedouin Helped Hamas Pinpoint Negev Targets

Video shows Bedouin thieves in ATVs driving freely among IDF tanks in Negev military zones.Gil Ronen, 11/27/2012, 1:31 PM

Gaza Terrorists: Barak Quit Because of Us

Gaza Arab terrorists celebrated the announcement that Ehud Barak was leaving politics by claiming that they had "chased him away" David Lev, 11/26/2012, 8:06 PM

Did Hamas Infighting Enable IDF to Eliminate Jaabari?

Top Hamas terrorist Ahmed Jaabari may have been a victim of Hamas infighting, a report in a Gulf newspaper saidDavid Lev, 11/26/2012, 5:14 PM

Report: Cairo Brokering Hamas, Israeli Demands

Representatives of Israel and terrorist group Hamas reportedly were in Cairo Monday to discuss the cease-fire in Gaza, Arab media saidDavid Lev, 11/26/2012, 3:50 PM

Hamas Lost – But Won, Says Ex-GOP Policy Advisor

Hamas won a diplomatic victory by being recognized in negotiations after losing militarily, said ex-GOP foreign policy advisor Abrams. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/26/2012, 10:47 AM

Against the Ceasefire: 10 Reasons Why It Won't Work

Demonstrable and empirically verifiable truths about Israel’s enemies.Prof. Paul Eidelberg, 11/26/2012, 7:56 AM

IDF Kills Suspected Gaza Terrorist after Stabbing

Soldiers killed a suspected Gaza terrorist early Monday after he broke into a Jewish home and stabbed a girl before fleeing. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/26/2012, 7:31 AM

Hamas to Investigate Executions of 'Collaborators'

Hamas will establish a committee to investigate the execution without trial of seven Gazans during Operation Pillar of Defense.Elad Benari, 11/26/2012, 4:42 AM

Netanyahu to Pilots: If the Quiet is Violated, You'll Hit Back

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu visits Palmahim Air Force Base, meets pilots who took part in Operation Pillar of Defense.Elad Benari, 11/26/2012, 4:15 AM

Turkish FM: We Discussed Gaza With Israel

Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said Sunday that his country had resumed contacts with IsraelDavid Lev, 11/25/2012, 10:23 PM

Expert: Pillar of Defense Cost Tolerable for Economy

As life in Israel gets back to normal after Operation Pillar of Defense, economists have begun tallying up the financial damage.David Lev, 11/25/2012, 6:24 PM

IDF Chief Assures 'Quiet Will Last – Or Else'

IDF Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Benny Gantz assured Israelis on Sunday there would be no more rocket fire from Gaza – “or else.”Chana Ya'ar, 11/25/2012, 6:20 PM

Hamas Manufactures Longer-Range M75 Missiles

The recent Pillar of Defense counter terror operation revealed much new information. Hamas manufactures longer-range M75 missiles.Chana Ya'ar, 11/25/2012, 5:01 PM

Hizbullah Chief Calls Arabs to Arm Against Israel

Hizbullah terrorist chief Hassan Nasrallah called Arab nations to arms over the weekend in a pre-recorded video from his hideout in Lebanon.Chana Ya'ar, 11/25/2012, 1:54 PM

Muslim Cleric in Gaza: Sin to Violate Truce with Israel

An Islamic cleric in Gaza has issued a religious edict declaring it a sin to violate the truce arranged last week between Israel and Hamas.Chana Ya'ar, 11/25/2012, 12:43 PM

Misezhnikov: Restoring Tourism to South is 'National Mission'

Tourism Minister Stas Misezhnikov, top ministry officials call renewed tourism and income to the south a “national mission.”Chana Ya'ar, 11/25/2012, 12:26 PM

Two Reasons Hamas Truce May Blow Up: Jihad and Salafists

Terrorist rivals challenging Hamas’ control of Gaza may blow up the ceasefire reached last week, Voice of America reports. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/25/2012, 11:10 AM

Iran Loads Ship with More Missiles for Hamas

Iran has loaded a ship with more missiles for Hamas in Gaza. Israel: We will destroy any attempt to smuggle weapons.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/25/2012, 9:13 AM

Hamas Deploys Police Forces Along Gaza Border

Hamas deploys police along Gaza's border with Israel to prevent further violence.Elad Benari, 11/25/2012, 6:14 AM

British Colonel Kemp: Hamas Leaders 'Running for Their Lives'

Israel achieved the goals it set for itself in Gaza and has caused heavy damage to Hamas, says Colonel Richard Kemp.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 11/25/2012, 5:34 AM

Ahmadinejad Congratulates Hamas on its 'Victory'

Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad congratulates Hamas's prime ministeron a "great victory" over Israel.Elad Benari, 11/25/2012, 1:58 AM

Torontonians Rally in Support of Israel

About 150 people attended a rally in support of Israel's counter-terrorism operation outside the Israeli Consulate in Toronto this week.Elad Benari, 11/25/2012, 1:31 AM

Hamas 'Victory' Celebration in Hevron

Hundreds took part in a demonstration hailing Gaza "resistance."Gil Ronen, 11/24/2012, 9:53 PM

The Ceasefire Agreement is no Agreement

A close look at the wording of the agreement and what it implies - and doesn't imply. Ted Belman, Israpundit, 11/24/2012, 7:15 PM

'Son of Hamas' Says Israel Made a Mistake with Ceasefire

Mosab Hassan Yousef, the son of one of the founders of Hamas and former Shin Bet agent: Israel made a mistake by agreeing to a ceasefire.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/23/2012, 10:06 PM