Ministers demand kite terrorists be killed - but IDF opposed

IDF Chief of Staff says use of open fire rules on flyers of terror kites and balloons legally difficult.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 10:08 PM

Incendiary balloons hit Negev-area home

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

IDF fires at terrorists launching arson balloons

Israeli forces respond to terror groups launching incendiary devices to burn Israeli land.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 4:09 PM

The answer to Hamas terror kites - not proportional, but exponential!

If the Mossad can make off with a half-ton of top secret Iranian nuclear documents, it can plant major explosives in areas filled with Hamas kite flyers and set them off when the time is ripe. Gerald A. Honigman, Sunday, 8:30 AM

IDF attacks vehicle of head of kite terror squad

IDF aircraft targets vehicle of one of the leaders of the squads that launched arson and explosive balloons and kites from Gaza.Elad Benari, Sunday, 5:57 AM

IDF hits Gaza terrorists launching 'balloon bombs'

Israeli aircraft hit vehicle used by Gaza terrorists, fires warning shots towards terror cell preparing incendiary balloons for launch.David Rosenberg, Friday, 2:20 PM

Gaza 'balloon bomb' lands near Israeli town

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

IDF prepares for threat of 5,000 terror kites

Israel girds itself for terror group's threat to launch thousands of incendiary kites and balloons at end of Ramadan.Gary Willig, Friday, 11:00 AM

IDF to add incendiary kites to official weapons list?

IDF weighs adding terror kites to list of weapons, allowing soldiers to fire at terrorists preparing them.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 10:57 PM

'We'll hit Israel with 5,000 incendiary kites, balloons'

Gaza terrorists say they will send 5,000 kites and helium balloons attached to explosives into Israel tomorrow.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 6:47 PM

Israeli aircraft hit Gaza Strip

IDF aircraft bomb terror infrastructure in Gaza, fire warning shots at terrorists preparing incendiary balloons near border.David Rosenberg, Thursday, 4:56 PM

'Terrorists using kites no better than terrorists with rockets'

Cabinet discusses plan to use Sinai to provide humanitarian, economic aid to Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2018, 10:25 PM

'Terror kites' spark 11 fires in southern Israel

Forested areas burned by kite terror attacks now larger than areas burned during 2014 Hamas rocket attacks.Gary Willig, 6/10/2018, 8:53 PM

INTO THE FRAY: Gaza—The “humanitarian” hoax

The privation in Gaza is not the cause of the enmity towards the Jewish state. Quite the opposite! It is the enmity towards the Jewish state that is the cause of the privation in Gaza.  Dr. Martin Sherman, 6/9/2018, 10:16 PM

Damage from kite terrorism: 5 million shekels

Finance Minister says government to expedite compensation to farmers whose land and crops were damaged by Gaza fire kites.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2018, 5:02 PM

PA outraged by Israeli plan to compensate farmers

'Israeli move an act of banditry,' claims PA, after Israel prepares to compensate Israeli farmers harmed by Arab rioters.David Rosenberg, 6/4/2018, 2:37 PM

IDF discovers kite with explosive device

Gazan Arabs launch a kite carrying an improvised explosive device. IDF soldiers locate the kite near the border fence.Elad Benari, 6/4/2018, 12:08 AM

Israel to punish PA for 'Kite Terror'

PM orders National Security Council to deduct money from Israel's tax transfers to PA to compensate farmers affected by 'kite terror'.David Rosenberg, 6/3/2018, 8:05 PM

Likud minister: IDF to treat Gaza arsonists as terrorists

Public Security Minister Erdan says IDF has orders to treat kite-flying firebombers as regular terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2018, 12:25 PM

Israel to compensate victims of 'kite terrorism'

State of Israel to compensate farmers from Gaza Belt whose fields were damaged by firebomb kites flown from Gaza.Reut Hadar, 5/2/2018, 2:36 AM