rocket and mortar attacks

'Much blood and sadness was prevented'

Zionist Union MK Shelly Yachimovich praises ceasefire, says not to listen 'extreme right' calls to destroy Hamas after 200 rockets.Gary Willig, 8/10/2018, 2:13 PM

Anger in south over ceasefire

Leaders of communities beset by Hamas rockets slam government for ceasefire instead of putting a final end to Hamas terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2018, 12:32 PM

General: 'I want to vomit from shame'

Former Southern Command head Brig. Gen. (res.) Zvika Fogel furious at ceasefire with Hamas. 'We are getting weaker.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2018, 11:31 AM

'Cease-fire a mistake: Terror must be eradicated'

Mayor of city struck repeatedly by rocket attacks says ceasefire only rewards terror, paves way for next round of fighting.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2018, 10:33 AM

Quiet night for the south

Negev communities begin to return to normal life as reported cease-fire holds through the night after south endures hundreds of rockets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2018, 8:09 AM

'Father shouted to me: Out of the house! Quickly!'

Shalev Levy, wounded by Qassam rocket shrapnel and operated on at night, tells of events at home during Gaza rocket and attack on house.Mordechai Sones, 8/9/2018, 5:12 PM

Sderot pledges support: 'Time to enter Gaza'

Sderot Mayor calls government to launch military operation, restore regional peace: 'We must strike terror and bring life back to normal.'Mordechai Sones, 8/9/2018, 2:04 PM

Improvement in condition of critically injured woman

Alarms activate this morning around Gaza, political-security cabinet to meet at noon. Hospital reports improvement in woman's condition.Mordechai Sones, 8/9/2018, 12:18 PM

Hamas rocket lands next to Israeli kindergarten

Rocket found next to kindergarten in southern Israel following overnight attacks. 'A matter of luck' that no one was hurt, says IDF.David Rosenberg, 6/20/2018, 11:26 AM

The dead child strategy

Prof. Alan Dershowitz' term for the false accusations that Israel killed a Gazan child emphasizes how the media gloss over those murdered in the Sbarro pizzeria, Maalot, the Fogel and Hatuel families, and other Jewish children. Giulio Meotti, 6/1/2018, 5:45 PM

Investigative journalist predicts kindergarten rocket attack

Laura Loomer films warning from kindergarten later hit by rocket fire, drawing jeers from colleagues.Mordechai Sones, 5/29/2018, 11:00 PM

US calls for emergency Security Council over Gaza rocket attacks

Ambassador Haley: Security Council should be outraged and respond to this latest bout of violence directed at innocent Israeli civilians.Gary Willig, 5/29/2018, 10:28 PM

70 rockets fired at Israel today

Several rockets which struck Israel from Gaza found to have been manufactured in Iran.Gary Willig, 5/29/2018, 10:21 PM

Senior Hamas leaders in hiding

IDF spokesperson says Hamas leadership went into hiding when ongoing missile and mortar barrage began.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2018, 9:23 PM

Hamas, Islamic Jihad claim responsibility for Gaza rockets

Terror groups claim joint responsibility for ongoing rocket and mortar attacks on Israel.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2018, 9:00 PM

'I saw death with my own eyes'

Sderot resident whose home was hit last night by Gaza terrorist bullets: 'Seventy percent of public suffering from anxiety.'Yoni Kempinski, 5/29/2018, 7:30 PM

Media misfeasance exposed in “Eyeless in Gaza” documentary

Hamas can control what journalists report, and what they don’t. Israel is the victim of this kind of fake news. Noah Beck, 3/5/2017, 11:35 PM

Will 1,300 Children Have Nowhere to Run?

Parents in a kibbutz near Gaza to protest after bomb shelter bus stops revealed to hold a fraction of the town's students.Tova Dvorin, 8/31/2015, 4:19 PM

Gaza Terrorists Fire Rocket at Israel

IDF confirms at least one rocket was fired at southern Israel, after sirens went off in Sderot.Gil Ronen, 4/23/2015, 11:15 PM

Hamas Shoots Seven Test Rockets in Two Days

Hamas launches two more test rockets into sea Thursday morning. Security source warns they may be signaling renewed strength.Cynthia Blank , 12/4/2014, 2:25 PM

'Sharp Messages' to Hamas after Rocket Fire

Prime minister and defense minister's warning caused Hamas to arrest five suspects, says security source.Gil Ronen, Ido Ben Porat, 11/2/2014, 8:01 PM

IDF is Lying about False Rocket Alarms, Charges Officer

Reserve Home Front officer and activist Ran Levy says Hamas is firing rockets at Israel and the IDF is covering it up.Benny Toker, Gil Ronen, 10/19/2014, 4:15 PM

Gaza: How to Perpetuate the Conflict

Is demilitarisation of the Gaza region feasible? It has already been tried. In the Kadesh Campaign, 1956. It lasted for a day and a half. Daniel Pinner, 9/1/2014, 9:26 AM

What is Your Vision, Prime Minister Netanyahu?

Jews worldwide understand you are under tremendous pressure – but they count on you to protect the Jewish State. Ronn Torossian, 8/23/2014, 8:07 PM

This One Feels Different

This Gaza War is full of twists and turns.Rabbi Berel Wein, 8/12/2014, 4:31 AM

Mofaz Insists Disengagement 'Saved Lives'

Kadima MK who oversaw Disengagement argues that the plan saved ‘hundreds of lives, maybe more.’Ido Ben Porat, Maayana Miskin, 7/20/2014, 2:41 PM

War-Induced Insanity

Is the entire world certifiably insane when it comes to Jews defending themselves?Dr. Avi Perry, 7/18/2014, 12:53 AM

Gaza Terrorists Fire 12 More Rockets into Israel

Rockets start a fire inside southern town. Over 110 rockets fired in current round of hostilities.Gil Ronen , 7/6/2014, 5:21 PM

MK Omer Bar-Lev “Invents” Bar-Lev Line II

Pre-1967 borders are as impregnable as was the Bar-Lev Line of 1973. Mark Langfan, 4/26/2014, 10:15 PM

Officials: Hamas Seeks to 'Calm Situation'

Hamas has sent 'calming' messages to Israel after Monday's rocket fire, IDF officials said.Yaakov Levi , 4/21/2014, 9:40 PM

Hamas 'Pulls Anti-Missile' Force from Israel Border

Terrorists ruling Gaza are upset over an IAF attack on an armed Hamas position.AFP and Arutz Sheva, 2/2/2014, 9:02 PM

IDF Strikes Terror Tunnels, Weapons Factory in Gaza

IDF hits terror targets in Khan Younis in apparent response to mortar shell attack.Maayana Miskin, 11/19/2013, 9:28 PM

Air Raid Rocket Siren Activates in Golan Heights

The Color Red incoming rocket alert siren turned out to be a false alarm, which is being investigated.Chana Ya'ar, Maayana Miskin, 8/1/2013, 1:27 PM

Mortars Slam into Southern Israel

Residents alarmed as "Color Red" warning system fails to activate.Chana Ya'ar, 7/24/2013, 2:11 PM

Rocket Attack on Southern Israel

Gaza terrorists fired a rocket attack on southern Israel Thursday afternoon, but no one was injured in the explosion.Chana Ya'ar, 7/11/2013, 3:16 PM

PA Terror Rocket Attack Explodes in Gaza

Gaza terrorists failed to frighten Israelis in southern Israel early Wednesday. A fizzled attack landed at least one rocket in Gaza.Chana Ya'ar, 6/19/2013, 9:19 AM

IDF Collects Warning Beepers from Gaza Belt Security Teams

The IDF has raised the ire -- and concerns -- of security teams around the Gaza periphery by deciding to revoke military warning beepers.Chana Ya'ar, 6/13/2013, 2:42 PM

Rocket Attack? Reports of Explosion Near Lebanon Border

Residents of the border town of Metula reported hearing an explosion. IDF forces searching the area.Elad Benari, 5/27/2013, 1:12 AM

Rabbi Guido Sarducci's 5-Minute 'West Bank' University

Everything you need to remember about the dangers of a Palestinian "demilitarized" state that you'll remember 5 years from now. Mark Langfan, 5/19/2013, 7:22 AM

Rocket Victim’s Brother to Wed

Abukasis family celebrates the wedding of Tamir, whose sister Ella died protecting him from a rocket fired by Gaza terrorists.Maayana Miskin, 5/17/2013, 1:13 PM

Terrorists Fire Two Rockets at Eshkol Region

Two rockets hit Eshkol region. None hurt.Maayana Miskin, 5/2/2013, 9:45 PM

IDF Takes Out Senior Rocket Terrorist in Gaza

IAF hits senior terrorist who was behind rocket attack on Eilat two weeks ago.Maayana Miskin, 4/30/2013, 3:47 PM

Shas Says 'No Opposition' to Retaliation Against Rocket Fire

‘There is no coalition and opposition when it comes to protecting Israeli citizens,’ Shas leader declares.Chana Ya'ar, Maayana Miskin, 4/3/2013, 1:00 PM

Gaza Terrorists Fire on Negev

Terrorists hit Eshkol region with a mortar shell.Maayana Miskin, 4/2/2013, 8:10 PM

Rocket Alert - False Alarm - Activates in Southern Israel

The Color Red rocket alert siren activated Monday afternoon in the southern Israeli Eshkol region – but it was a false alarm.Chana Ya'ar, 3/4/2013, 4:52 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

Missile Attack Simulation in All Israeli Schools

The Home Front Command and Education Ministry are carrying out a simulation of a missile attack in all of the nation’s schools.Chana Ya'ar, 2/14/2013, 9:36 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

Rocket Alerts in Southern Israel 'False Alarms'

Jittery residents of southern Israel were sent racing again for bomb shelters Monday evening. Both times allegedly were false alarms. Chana Ya'ar, 11/26/2012, 11:43 PM

Hamas Rocket Critically Wounds IDF Officer

Hours before a ceasefire deal was struck, an IDF reserve soldier suffered critical wounds.Gil Ronen, 11/21/2012, 10:37 PM

Podcast: Ashkelon Rocket Attack Victims Speak Out

"Enough is enough. We don't want to see any bloodshed, but we have to do what is necessary," sadi one Ashkelon resident. Ben Bresky & INR Staff, 11/20/2012, 10:03 AM

Podcast: Eyewitness Report from Apartment Where 3 Were Killed

Exclusive interviews and briefings from officials from the Kiryat Malachi apartment where a Gaza rocket killed three civilians. Walter Bingham, 11/20/2012, 7:26 AM

EU Defends Israel's Right to Protect Its Citizens

The European Union has underlined Israel's right to protect its citizens from rocket fire and called for a “cessation of hostilities.”Chana Ya'ar, 11/20/2012, 2:42 AM

Updated Home Front Instructions for Israelis

Home Front Command issues updated instructions to Israeli citizens residing at a distance of up to 40 kilometers from Gaza.Elad Benari, 11/19/2012, 5:13 AM

2 Missiles Strike Ashdod, No Injuries

Two long-range missiles fired by Gaza terrorists struck the port city of Ashdod on Sunday afternoon. No physical injuries were reported.Chana Ya'ar, 11/18/2012, 2:40 PM

Firefighter Wounded in Mortar Attack on Southern Israel

A firefighter was moderately wounded during an artillery attack on the Sha'ar HaNegev Regional Council district.Chana Ya'ar, 11/18/2012, 1:17 PM