Jewish leaders plant trees in southern Israel

Delegation of senior professionals from more than 50 countries visits Gaza Belt region on a solidarity mission with local residents.Nitsan Keidar, 6/27/2018, 5:09 AM

Balloon terror: Extensive damage caused to southern forests

Five fires reportedly raging at points in Beeri and Kissufim forests in southern Israel.Tal Polon, 6/26/2018, 2:43 PM

'They went hiking despite our warnings'

Police Spokesperson says tragic drownings could have been prevented that they heeded police instructions not to hike in the area.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2018, 8:29 PM

Southern Israel: One killed, dozens injured in flood

Following stormy weather, Bedouin youth carried away by stream and killed. Dozens of students on hike suffer mild hypothermia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/25/2018, 6:18 PM

Bedouin men indicted for trafficking weapons to PA

Bedouins allegedly stole weapons from IDF bases and sold them to Palestinian Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/22/2018, 5:47 PM

Israel Railways to provide 24-hour service

Israel Railways announces decision to provide 24-hour service for southern lines.Ido Ben Porat, 2/14/2018, 10:49 AM

Report: Hamas fears Israel will launch war in coming days

Gaza terror groups reportedly on 'high alert' amid fears that IDF will use military exercise in southern Israel to launch war against them.Tal Polon, 2/4/2018, 11:25 AM

Gaza terrorists fire rocket at Israel

Rocket fired from Gaza explodes near border fence. No injuries or damages reported.Elad Benari, 2/1/2018, 11:35 PM

'This trickling of rockets is unacceptable'

Heads of local councils in southern Israel demand the government take action following yet another rocket attack from Gaza.Elad Benari, 12/18/2017, 2:09 AM

Gaza terrorists fire rockets towards Israel

Iron Dome intercepts rocket fired from Gaza towards southern Israel.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/8/2017, 8:10 PM

Gaza Rocket Explodes in Southern Israel

Rocket from Gaza hits the Hof Ashkelon Regional Council. No injuries or damages.Elad Benari, 7/16/2015, 2:50 AM

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

MK Struk: Time to Get Serious About Defending the South

Unfortunately, residents of the south can expect to continue to live insecure lives, says former Jewish Home MK Orit Struk.Yaakov Levi, 6/4/2015, 12:59 PM

Gaza Rocket Salvo Targets Southern and Central Israel

Gaza terrorists fire a salvo of rockets towards southern and central Israel, as Cabinet rejects Kerry's ceasefire.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/25/2014, 9:24 PM

Minister Ariel: Let's Open Our Doors to Residents of the South

Housing Minister calls on Israelis from Jerusalem, Judea and Samaria to host residents of southern Israel in their homes.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 7/9/2014, 5:16 AM

Rocket Strikes Southern Israel, Shots Fired at IDF Troops

Rocket hits Shaar Hanegev area in first such attack since the beginning of the month.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 5/23/2014, 6:54 PM

Hamas Will get ‘Fire for Fire,’ Peres Warns

President Shimon Peres says IDF was right to hit terror targets, warns that Hamas will get ‘fire for fire.’Maayana Miskin, 3/13/2014, 12:34 PM

Bennett: Goverment Will 'Strike Fast, Strike Hard'

Minister urges firm response to rocket fire while visiting families in Sderot, in southern Israel.Maayana Miskin, 3/13/2014, 9:54 AM

Gaza Terrorists Shower at Least 60 Rockets on Southern Israel

Islamic Jihad fires dozens of rockets at Israeli civilians, in largest such attack since 2012.Ari Soffer and Tova Dvorin, 3/12/2014, 5:01 PM