'I know that the IDF is strong, and I'm happy to be here'

Undaunted by security threats, new immigrants settle in Gaza periphery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2019, 3:37 PM

IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

Israeli warplanes attack Hamas targets in Rafah. Rockets fired at Ashkelon intercepted by Iron Dome.Elad Benari, 3/27/2019, 4:24 AM

Rabbi Peretz: Cut off the terrorists' hope

Jewish Home chairman criticizes government's response to latest rocket fire.Hezki Baruch, 3/27/2019, 4:11 AM

'Hamas will be buried in the tunnels of Gaza'

Ambassador Danny Danon tell UN Security Council: If terrorism continues, Hamas leadership will be buried in the tunnels of Gaza.Nitsan Keidar, 3/27/2019, 2:02 AM

All kinds of rockets rain down on Israel

Real rockets are raining down on civilians in Israel, but at the same time, antisemitic rockets are raining down on Jews the world over and there is no respite. Kinda like Heil Hitler in the Nazi era.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 3/26/2019, 11:49 PM

'Crush Gaza from the air - we must not accept ceasefire'

National Union Chairman Smotrich slams 'ceasefire' option: For every rocket shot, we must take down 40 buildings.'Hezki Baruch, 3/26/2019, 5:36 PM

Eshkol council head: Ceasefire must address Gaza arson terror

Head of Gaza-area council in letter to residents: Area quiet since morning. Meeting with army later today for situational assessment.Gadi Yarkoni, 3/26/2019, 2:27 PM

'There is no ceasefire, we're ready to do even more'

PM lands in Israel, heads straight to Kirya army base for security consultation. Senior official: 'There is no agreement on ceasefire.'Yoni Kempinski, 3/26/2019, 2:00 PM

'Hamas attacks are proof we need to return to Gush Katif'

IDF officer who was evicted from home in Sinai, Gush Katif, calls for unity, rebuilding of Jewish communities in Gush Katif.Hezki Baruch, 3/26/2019, 1:47 PM

'In the end we have no choice but to topple Hamas'

Arab affairs commentator Zvi Yehezkeli says every attempt to reach understandings with Hamas will fail because Hamas wants conflict.103FM, 3/26/2019, 1:24 PM

Finance Minister: Support the IDF

Finance Minister Kahlon says public wants leaders to back IDF, 'all options' should be on Cabinet's table.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2019, 12:20 PM

Watch: The clip from the bomb shelter that went viral

Einav Carmi films herself with her dog in a bomb shelter as a rocket explodes nearby, providing glimpse into intensity of life near Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2019, 10:51 AM

Likud minister: There's no perfect solution for Gaza

Minister Yuval Steinitz says 'nearly impossible' to fix Oslo, but past decade has been 'best ever' for Israel from a security standpoint.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 3/26/2019, 10:34 AM

The endless ages of Purim - from feasting to rockets

Liberal US Jews are going to have a problem with Israel's retaliation for Gaza-launched rockets, but the just-reread Purim story may make the issue clearer. Daniel Greenfield, 3/26/2019, 9:33 AM

Report: Gaza terror groups 'committed to non-escalation'

Gaza terror groups promise Egypt that they won't escalate the situation, report says.Chana Roberts, 3/26/2019, 9:32 AM

Bennett: 'Nonsense' to bomb empty buildings

Education Minister: 'Bombing an empty building and then feeling good as if this is what is deterring Hamas is nonsense - it does not work.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2019, 9:09 AM

IDF attacks dozens of terrorist targets in Gaza

Israeli warplanes attack terror targets belonging to both Hamas and the Islamic Jihad. Schools in Gaza envelope will be closed on Tuesday.Elad Benari, 3/26/2019, 6:57 AM

'Return the terrorists to their hideouts'

National Union chairman warns against agreeing to a ceasefire: That would be surrendering to a terrorist organization.Hezki Baruch, 3/26/2019, 6:01 AM

Shaked: Hamas isn't afraid of us

Justice Minister discusses escalation with Hamas, makes clear that missiles aimed at Israel should not be accepted.Benny Tocker, 3/26/2019, 3:38 AM

Dozens of rockets fired toward southern Israel

Gaza terrorists continue rocket barrage on south, even after reports of ceasefire.Elad Benari, 3/26/2019, 2:26 AM

Netanyahu: Our response is powerful

PM Netanyahu speaks with reporters before leaving Washington for Israel.Yoni Kempinski, Washington, 3/26/2019, 2:00 AM

'A ceasefire is a tailwind for terrorism'

Minister Naftali Bennett says Israel would make a mistake if it agrees to a ceasefire after Hamas imposed an escalation.Hezki Baruch, 3/25/2019, 11:25 PM

Diplomatic source: War with Gaza unlikely

Diplomatic source tells Arutz Sheva: Response to rocket injuring seven likely to be similar to response to rocket landing near Tel Aviv.Nitzan Kedar, 3/25/2019, 4:41 PM

Hamas: Rocket launch may have been caused by 'bad weather'

Gaza terrorist group denies Israel's claims it launched attack, suggest 'bad weather' may be responsible for accidental firing.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 3/25/2019, 2:50 PM

Analyst: Rocket fire will continue

Arab affairs analyst says rockets on central Israel 'not a mistake,' Egypt could help Israel 'dry up Hamas government.'103FM, 3/25/2019, 2:40 PM

Grandfather of rocket victim: Send terrorists' families to Syria

Grandfather of girl wounded in rocket attack says family was saved by 'huge huge miracle,' calls to send terrorists' families to Syria.Hezki Baruch, 3/25/2019, 12:53 PM

Finance Minister: All Gaza groups are terrorists

'Hamas is responsible for rocket attack, none of its leaders have immunity,' Finance Min. Kahlon says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/25/2019, 11:39 AM

IDF sends reinforcements to southern Israel

IDF calls up reservists, moves two brigades south, after rocket hits family home, wounding seven.Kobi Finkler, 3/25/2019, 11:18 AM

Jewish Home: Tolerating balloon bombs led to rocket attack

Jewish Home's Rabbi Peretz slams Israel's acceptance of balloon terrorism, as New Right party pushes 'time for Min. Bennett to serve as DM.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/25/2019, 10:38 AM

Hamas officials: Rocket fire on central Israel was 'accidental'

Sources within Hamas tell Egypt rocket attack which injured 7 in central Israel was not intentional, say they plan to probe incident.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/25/2019, 9:57 AM

Hamas arrests terrorists who fired at Tel Aviv

Rocket launcher was loaded, aimed, in preparation for future war, Hamas 'just as surprised' as Israel when missiles launched at Tel Aviv.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2019, 9:28 AM

Egypt threatens Hamas: Israel will defeat you

Egyptian official tells Hamas: 'You're endangering our lives,' 'blood of Gaza residents is on your hands.' Sinwar: We didn't fire anything.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2019, 8:28 AM

Special: Meet the Israeli pilots who attacked Gaza

IDF pilots who retaliated for attacks on Tel Aviv talk about their orders and attack. 'We did everything to allow you to sleep at night.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/16/2019, 11:40 PM

Gantz: Israel needs 'stern, continuous' policy against Hamas

Blue and White party leader visits Gaza border area, says Israel needs to act against Hamas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/16/2019, 6:55 PM

Pompeo: Israel has the right to protect its citizens

US Secretary of State expresses support for Israel’s right to defend itself after the rocket fire on Tel Aviv.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/15/2019, 10:00 PM

IDF estimates: Terrorists didn't intend to target Tel Aviv

IDF emphasizes: Hamas responsible for preventing rocket attacks, targets hit by IDF are all military.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2019, 11:38 AM

Danon: UN must recognize Hamas as a terrorist organization

Amb. Danny Danon says 'no reason to hold double standard' when Israel defends itself.Nitzan Kedar, 3/15/2019, 7:48 AM

IDF attacks 100 Hamas targets in Gaza

IAF aircraft attack about 100 terrorist targets belonging to Hamas in retaliation for rocket fire on central Israel.Kobi Finkler, 3/15/2019, 6:57 AM

IDF attacks targets in Gaza, rockets fired toward south

IDF attacks targets in Gaza in response to rocket attack on central Israel. IDF Spokesperson: Hamas responsible for attack on Gush Dan.Elad Benari, 3/15/2019, 6:39 AM

Israeli politicians condemn rocket fire on central Israel

Politicians from across the spectrum demand action against the Gaza-based terrorist groups following attack on Gush Dan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2019, 2:45 AM

Cruz: Our Israeli allies have an absolute right to self-defense

Senator Ted Cruz condemns rocket fire from Gaza toward Gush Dan in central Israel.Elad Benari, 3/15/2019, 12:33 AM

IDF attacks terrorist targets in Gaza

Israeli warplanes attack terrorist targets in Gaza in retaliation for latest escalation.Elad Benari, 3/10/2019, 3:02 AM

Gaza rocket explodes in southern Israel

Rocket from Gaza explodes in open area in Eshkol Regional Council. No injuries or damages reported.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/8/2019, 8:27 PM

Lament Berlin Wall, support rockets on Israel: Corbyn's inner circle

The State of Israel is criticized and condemned not for what it does, but for what it is. Giulio Meotti, 3/8/2019, 9:29 AM

IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

Israeli warplanes and military aircraft attack Hamas military compound in retaliation for firing of explosive balloons and rockets.Elad Benari, 3/7/2019, 3:51 AM

IDF attacks two Hamas underground structures

IDF fighter jets target two Hamas underground structures in Gaza in retaliation for rocket attack on southern Israel.Elad Benari, 1/13/2019, 1:07 AM

Israel halts transfer of Qatari money to Gaza

Israel reportedly asks Qatar to stop transfer of money into Gaza. Hamas media reports, however, the money will arrive in two days.Elad Benari, 1/8/2019, 2:08 AM

IDF attacks Hamas military camp

IDF attacks terrorist targets in northern Gaza in retaliation for rocket fire on Ashkelon.Elad Benari, 1/7/2019, 6:45 AM

Rocket fired towards Ashkelon

“Red Alert” sirens heard in Ashkelon and Hof Ashkelon Regional Council. One rocket from Gaza intercepted by Iron Dome.Elad Benari, 1/7/2019, 3:48 AM

'Quiet in the south made current operation possible'

MK notes in retrospect why government did not respond more forcefully to Hamas rocket attacks. 'Legitimate frustration has taken a turn.'Hezki Baruch, 12/4/2018, 1:30 PM

CBS walks back claim Hamas rockets were fired at IDF targets

CBS corrects claim Hamas barrage of 500 rockets was fired at 'Israeli military' targets.Gary Willig, 11/22/2018, 8:04 PM

What if - military rule?

If the government continues to be ineffectual in stopping the Gaza attacks, we might find ourselves in the volatile situation that often leads to military rule. Leonie Ben-Simon, 11/19/2018, 11:13 PM

Iranian official: Hamas' rockets foiled Israel's dreams

Senior Iranian official claims Hamas recent rocket barrage foiled Israeli dreams for normalized ties with Arab states.Elad Benari, 11/18/2018, 5:53 AM

Netanyahu meets regional council heads from the south

Netanyahu promises to promote resilience program for the Israeli communities in southern Israel.Nitsan Keidar, 11/15/2018, 11:37 PM

ANALYSIS: What's behind Netanyahu's decision not to invade Gaza

Netanyahu has the possibility of a 3 front war to take into account.Yochanan Visser, 11/15/2018, 11:29 PM

'I did not distinguish between Gaza-area, Tel Aviv residents'

Minister Hanegbi publishes statement apologizing if his remarks were misunderstood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2018, 1:20 PM

Likud minister: Hamas attacks were 'minor'

Minister Tzachi Hanegbi says attacks on Israel were not particularly severe because Tel Aviv was not attacked. 'Hamas had reason to attack.'Hezki Baruch, 11/15/2018, 11:01 AM