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

Incendiary balloons are back: Wave of fires in Gaza envelope

At least 3 fires caused by incendiary balloons break out in Israeli agricultural areas on Gaza border. Firefighters act at the scene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/16/2019, 2:57 PM

Jason Greenblatt: 'This is NOT a ceasefire'

White House Special Representative for International Negotiations official response to Hamas ceasefire claims.Mordechai Sones, 3/26/2019, 7:51 PM

Balloon bomb explodes, damaging house

Explosive attached to balloon launched from Gaza explodes near doorway of house in Eshkol region, causing extensive damage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2019, 9:40 PM

IDF strikes Hamas post over arson balloons from Gaza

IDF targets Hamas military post in southern Gaza after incendiary balloons launched into Israeli territory.AFP, 2/20/2019, 9:02 PM

Balloon bomb found next to kindergarten near Gaza Strip

Balloons with incendiary devices land next to kindergarten in southern Israeli town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/28/2018, 2:35 PM

Report: IDF fires on arson balloon terrorists

5 reportedly targeted in air strike after launching arson balloons at southern Israel.JTA, 10/31/2018, 7:28 PM

Multiple incendiary balloons land in Gaza envelope

Nobody reported wounded in attacks. One balloon explodes upon landing near Sderot.Tal Polon, 10/25/2018, 1:16 PM

IDF targets incendiary balloon launching site

IDF attacks Hamas post after identifying terrorists launching arson balloons from the site.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/24/2018, 6:03 PM

Balloon bombs land in Israeli town near Jordanian border

Balloons carrying incendiary devices found Jordan Valley town in eastern Israel, raising suspicions balloons not launched from Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/15/2018, 2:56 PM

Gaza balloon bomb lands in central Israel

Balloon with Arabic writing carrying incendiary device falls in central Israeli city day after similar incident south of Tel AvivArutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2018, 9:26 AM

Suspicious balloon found in Bat Yam

Police deal with incendiary balloon in central Israeli city of Bat Yam. Incident comes after balloons found in J'lem this morning.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2018, 2:46 PM

Second time in two days: Incendiary balloons in Jerusalem

Woman alerts police after finding a number of incendiary balloons in western J'lem.Tal Polon, 10/11/2018, 12:41 PM

Thousands of acres destroyed in 6 months of Gaza arson balloons

KKL-JNF reports that over 3,000 acres of forest and another 4,000 acres of farmland have been destroyed since the onset of balloon attacks.JTA, 10/10/2018, 4:23 PM

Three incendiary balloons over the skies of Gush Etzion

Two of the balloons explode in the air and the third lands on the ground. No injuries or damages reported.Elad Benari, 9/27/2018, 11:36 PM

Balloon terror: 12 fires in Gaza envelope

Firefighters work to extinguish fires in Gaza region caused by incendiary terror. All fires have been contained.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/25/2018, 10:59 PM

Incendiary balloon explodes, IDF attacks in Gaza

Incendiary terrorism from Gaza continues, with 10 fires raging near the Gaza border.Elad Benari, 9/20/2018, 11:19 PM

Terror balloon in central Israel?

Border Police who arrived at scene in Binyamin community distance curious onlookers and, following checks of the scene, transfer findings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/16/2018, 10:57 AM

Incendiary balloon lands on roof in Be'er Sheva

Balloon suspected of being an incendiary balloon found on roof of a house in Be'er Sheva. No injuries or damages.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/4/2018, 12:02 AM

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

'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

Why are the Gazans setting Israel on fire?

Why do the Gazans want to burn down the Jewish State? Why are they investing their money in destruction instead of construction?Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 6/26/2018, 10:56 PM

IDF attacks arson balloon launchers

IAF aircraft targets vehicle used by terrorists to launch arson balloons in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2018, 3:40 PM

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

IDF hits Gaza terrorists launching arson balloons

Israeli aircraft hit vehicle used by Gaza terrorists involved in 'balloon bomb' attacks on Israel.David Rosenberg, 6/24/2018, 4:43 PM

Incendiary balloon lands in populated area of Sderot

Police close off road in southern city of Sderot, after incendiary balloon found in populated area.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/24/2018, 8:29 AM

Yesh Atid MK: 'Beat them to a pulp'

MK Haim Yellin tells Arutz Sheva about his experience last night near Gaza border, and discusses how to address kite terror.Hezki Baruch, 6/20/2018, 5:31 PM

Watch: Gazans prepare, launch balloon bombs

Arab media outlet Quds shows how Gaza terrorists prepare and launch incendiary balloons to hit Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2018, 1:40 PM

IDF strikes Hamas position after arson balloon launch

Israel Air Force strikes Hamas position after terrorists launch helium balloons with incendiary devices against Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2018, 8:15 PM

Incendiary balloons hit Negev-area home

Private residence in southern Israel damaged after being hit by 'balloon bombs' launched from Gaza.David Rosenberg, 6/17/2018, 9:49 PM

Bennett: Incendiary balloon is the same as a Qassam

Minister Bennett addresses increased kite and balloon terror in southern Israel. 'One who launches incendiary balloon should be shot.'Hezki Baruch, 6/17/2018, 11:53 AM

Gaza 'balloon bomb' lands near Israeli town

Balloon carrying incendiary device lands in Shaar Hanegev Regional Council. Police sappers defuse bomb.David Rosenberg, 6/15/2018, 12:50 PM

Jerusalem Launches Surveillance Balloons to Fight Terror

Municipality responds to 'silent intifada' from the air, with new unit to locate riots and attacks which have exploded recently.Orli Harari, Ari Yashar, 10/29/2014, 9:17 AM

Egyptian Hot Air Balloon Crash Kills 19

A hot air balloon exploded and plunged to earth in Egypt during a sunrise flight on Tuesday, killing up to 19 tourists.Arutz Sheva staff, 2/26/2013, 6:33 PM