An explosive balloon - right outside the door

Father whose family awakened to discover explosives on their doorstep tells Arutz Sheva: 'The balloons were intended to tempt children.'Refael Levi, 1/22/2020, 3:53 PM

Balloon bombs discovered near Beit Shemesh

Explosive device lands near Beit Shemesh-area town, marking third 'balloon terror' incident in five days.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2020, 2:54 PM

Indictments for kite terrorism

2 Gazans indicted for numerous offenses, including throwing explosives at soldiers, launching arson kites, infiltrating Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2019, 2:23 PM

Explosive balloon located near Jewish town

Police sappers destroy explosive balloon which fell near Jewish town in southern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2019, 8:22 PM

INTO THE FRAY- Gaza: Gratuitous gobbledygook

The obdurate resistance of Gaza to any type of resolution has led to such overriding exasperation that it has begun to undermine the quality of the public debate on the issue.  Dr. Martin Sherman, 11/8/2019, 2:59 PM

Booby-trapped book in southern Israel

Hikers discover explosive device hidden in river.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2019, 7:45 PM

Source: Israel preparing for military solution

Diplomatic source warns: If border doesn't remain quiet, Israel will reapply sanctions against Hamas.Orly Harari, 6/29/2019, 10:00 PM

Bennett: Hit the terrorists preparing explosive balloons

'An explosive balloon is like an anti-tank missile, and anyone who releases it is a terrorist trying to murder Israels," Bennett says.Ido Ben Porat, 6/27/2019, 7:14 PM

Hamas: We're entering second phase of 'ceasefire'

Hamas claims transfer of Qatari money initiated second stage of ceasefire - despite increase in incendiary balloons.Nitzan Kedar, 6/17/2019, 2:50 PM

Amalek is on our doorstep and he has a burning kite in his hands

Do we hear environmentalists all over the world howling about the incendiary kites from Gaza burning down trees and grasslands– not a word. There is complete silence!   Leonie Ben-Simon, 6/14/2019, 11:34 AM

Incendiary balloons spark fire in Kissufim forest

Incendiary balloons spark several fires in Kissufim Forest. Firefighters, Nature & Parks Authority, KKL, and IDF, working to control flames.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2019, 2:54 PM

Smuggling of millions of balloons to Gaza thwarted

Israeli authorities seize Chinese shipment of balloons colored like PA flag, ordered by Hevron Arab for use as incendiary weapons in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2019, 5:26 PM

Firebomb launched from Gaza lands in IDF base

Explosive device found in IDF base was one of 30 sent into Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/18/2019, 11:31 PM

Hamas: Israel will evacuate Tel Aviv in next war

Hamas leader claims terror organization 'sword and shield' of 'Palestinian nation,' promises to attack Tel Aviv in next war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/6/2019, 8:38 PM

Israel strikes Gaza terror cells

IDF hits terror cells launching explosive balloons into Israel.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/23/2019, 8:58 PM

Escalation in Israel's south

IDF strikes on military targets in Gaza after grenade round lands in Israeli town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2019, 6:52 PM

Balloons explode in Gaza-area communities

Two explosive-laden balloons sent into Israel by Gazan terrorists explode in Jewish border town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2019, 7:20 PM

Suspicious balloon lands in Jerusalem

In first, incendiary balloon lands in central Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2018, 10:37 AM

KKL ramps up funding for torched Gaza region

KKL board approves NIS 66 million assistance plan to Gaza border region that has been devastated by flaming kites.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/8/2018, 1:50 PM

Gaza 'kite terror' sparks large fire in southern Israel

Firefighters, security officials, and farmers work to prevent balloon-ignited fire from spreading to greenhouses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/6/2018, 9:18 PM

Hamas entices preschoolers to play with incendiary balloons

New report says terrorists are attaching lights, toys, to incendiary balloons in attempts to lure preschoolers into playing with them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2018, 9:03 AM

Two explosive-laden balloons land in southern Israel

Police called to the scene after explosive-laden balloons land in southern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2018, 8:26 PM

Incendiary balloons land in playground

Police sappers neutralize incendiary balloons found in children's playground in southern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/14/2018, 12:39 PM

A homicidal Jew-hatred is going viral, again

Whoever has eyes, and some heart, while reading the news can understand how much energy so many in the world are expending to destroy the Jews. Giulio Meotti, 8/6/2018, 7:22 PM

Incendiary kite lands in Samaria

Incendiary kite sent from Shechem lands near Samaria winery. Regional Council head says arson attempts 'likely to harm only Arab fields.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/6/2018, 12:24 PM

Education Minister: The story with the children is an excuse

Education Minister Bennett demands terrorists be eliminated, says most of those sending incendiary kites, balloons, into Israel are adults.Hezki Baruch, 8/2/2018, 2:51 PM

DM: Hamas using children to send incendiary kites

Defense Minister Liberman explains decision to close Gaza crossing, says Hamas uses children to send incendiary balloons into Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2018, 1:38 PM

'When people take you seriously, you can live in peace'

Middle East expert Dr. Mordechai Kedar explains why Israel's friends aren't necessarily 'good guys,' says only deterrence sustains Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/31/2018, 3:42 PM

'We've found incendiary balloons in Bedouin encampments'

Intelligence officer says incendiary balloons have traveled farther than Be'er Sheva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/31/2018, 9:28 AM

Incendiary balloon lands near Be'er Sheva hospital

In unprecedented event, Israel Police suspect incendiary balloon originating in Gaza landed in Be'er Sheva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/30/2018, 11:10 PM

The US firefighters volunteering to protect Israel's south

A profile of the American firefighters who dropped everything in order to protect Israel's burning south from Hamas' kite terrorism.Tzvi Lev, 7/30/2018, 6:23 PM

Border crossing with Gaza to partially reopen

Defense Minister Liberman says crossing will return to full activity when no more incendiary kites and balloons are launched.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2018, 11:24 AM

IDF attacks a terror cell launching arson balloons

IDF aircraft strike terrorists launching incendiary balloons from Gaza into Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2018, 9:00 PM

Incendiary kites found in Jerusalem yard

Israel Police investigate whether incendiary balloons found in Jerusalem yard were sent from neighboring Arab town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2018, 2:00 PM

Report: Israel, Hamas, agree to end escalation

London newspaper claims Israel promised no Gaza war in exchange for 'diligent' work by Hamas to end kite terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2018, 8:54 AM

Report: Hamas to end use incendiary kites and balloons

Gaza terrorists discover new weapon as Hamas promises to end kite terror.Chana Roberts, 7/18/2018, 10:32 AM

'Four years without a grave, no address for tears'

Minister Bennett speaks at Hadar Goldin memorial service: 'Protective Edge will end only when Hadar and Oron arrive to burial in Israel.'Naftali Bennett, 7/17/2018, 7:35 PM

'No ceasefire until incendiary kites stop'

PM Netanyahu says government told IDF to stop incendiary kites, balloons, says deterrence is a 'process.'Nitsan Keidar, 7/16/2018, 11:57 AM

Likud MK challenges PM Netanyahu

MK Hazan calls on government to 'look southern residents in the eye' and provide answers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/16/2018, 10:31 AM

IDF General: Israel to target terrorists launching terror kites

After months of standing by as flaming kites scorched Israel's south, Southern Command head says the rules have changed.Tzvi Lev, 7/15/2018, 9:31 PM

'Government has lost all control'

Zionist Union chair wonders why PM hasn't yet visited Gaza area residents: 'Nothing like this has happened in the history of Israel.'Mordechai Sones, 7/15/2018, 4:00 PM

Defense Minister: We will neither 'contain' rockets nor kites

Liberman at cabinet meeting: 'I hope Hamas draws conclusions. If not - they will pay a heavy price.'Hezki Baruch, 7/15/2018, 11:32 AM

Islamic Jihad: Ceasefire does not include kites

Gaza terror groups say ceasefire with Israel doesn't include launching of terror kites, considered an act of 'freedom of expression.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/15/2018, 8:15 AM

Gilad 'disengagement was a success' Sharon is vexed

Gilad Sharon mustn't have known what he was saying when he urged Israel to adopt the Argentinian model this week. Commentary.Mordechai Sones, 7/12/2018, 5:54 PM

'An organized regime is burning our homes'

Shikmim Ranch owner Gilad Sharon, who suffered fires in recent days from incendiary kites, calls on government to act vigorously in Gaza.Mordechai Sones, 7/10/2018, 4:23 PM

'If we send a clear message - there will be deterrence in Gaza'

Former top official in defense ministry says response to kite terror came too late, display of determination will bring true deterrence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2018, 2:59 PM

Lapid: Netanyahu hasn't done anything for four years

Opposition MK Lapid slams PM Netanyahu for not doing more to prevent kite terror.Hezki Baruch, 7/9/2018, 5:44 PM

Qatar: End Gaza riots by letting Gazans work in Israel

Diplomat from Gulf Arab state pushes plan under which Israel would allow 5,000 Gaza workers into Israel in bid to end balloon terror wave.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2018, 8:11 AM

Security source: 'There are reasons why we don't attack'

Source explains why IDF does not raise response level to incendiary kite warfare and flare-ups from Gaza.Mordechai Sones, 7/8/2018, 2:59 PM

Terror kite from Gaza lands in haredi community

Incendiary kite lands in haredi community of Komemiyut. Over weekend, kites and balloons start fires in over 20 different locations.Michal Levi, 7/8/2018, 1:56 PM

Number of terrorist attacks in Jerusalem drops to 3-year low

Shabak reports 220 attacks in June, with just six occurring within Jerusalem's borders.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2018, 3:14 PM

'Gap between miracle and disaster is fine as a hair'

Police commissioner arrives in Gaza area town following fires launched from Gaza.Mordechai Sones, 7/3/2018, 9:17 PM

'Iron fist against kite launchers'

'Incendiary kite as serious as mortar shell. Kite in Gaza area like missile on Ashkelon' said Justice Minister.Mordechai Sones, 7/3/2018, 5:01 PM

Gaza bomb found in Israeli forest

Bomb squad dispatched to forest near Kiryat Gat after explosive device discovered. Police suspect kite or balloon used as delivery system.David Rosenberg, 7/1/2018, 6:52 PM

In one day, Gazan kite terror sparks 24 fires in Israel

Incendiary kites, balloons, cause 24 fires in one day, Palestinian Authority claims youth injured in Gaza explosion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2018, 10:02 PM

National Union: We need to be victorious in Gaza

Young activists arrange protest, push Israeli solidarity to bring missing IDF soldiers home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2018, 3:23 PM

'Restraint leads to escalation'

Minister Bennett says Israel erred when it did not eliminate the first kite and balloon terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2018, 10:39 PM