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

IDF attacks Gaza terrorist cell

IDF aircraft attack terrorist cell that fired incendiary balloons from northern Gaza into Israeli territory.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/23/2018, 10:22 PM

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

Balloon with grenade brought down

Police discover balloon launched from Gaza with hand grenade attached, bring explosive down without detonation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2018, 7:00 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

IDF strikes terrorists launching balloon bombs from Gaza

2 terrorists reported injured after IDF aircraft retaliates for launching of incendiary devices attached to balloons at Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/7/2018, 12:02 PM

Gaza-area farmers sue Hamas in International Court

Jewish farmers fly to The Hague to sue Hamas for harming civilians and civilian agriculture.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2018, 10:16 AM

'Netanyahu is weak against Hamas'

Parents of soldier held by Hamas slam PM after decision to reopen Erez crossing despite arson terror from Gaza.Hezki Baruch, 8/27/2018, 4:17 PM

Jewish Agency to aid businesses affected by kite terror

Jewish Agency for Israel to grant loans to businesses affected by arson attacks and rocket fire originating in the Gaza Strip.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2018, 2:53 PM

Gaza area residents protest in Tel Aviv

Residents of communities near Gaza border demonstrate at Rabin Square against the current security situation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2018, 5:17 AM

Report: Hamas to stop arson terror

Hamas official says discussion of return of soldiers' bodies only to take place two months after ceasefire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2018, 1:46 PM

Greenblatt: Israelis, Arabs once fought fires together

US special envoy recalls how PA firefighters helped battle blazes in Israel in 2010 and 2016 while blasting Hamas for arson terror in south.Gary Willig, 8/10/2018, 7:23 AM

'Incendiary kites will not frighten us'

Owner of Tura Winery in Samaria discusses incident in which incendiary kites were sent toward the winery.Shimon Cohen, 8/8/2018, 4:42 AM

Kite arson damage to be presented to the UN

Ambassador Danny Danon launches exhibition at UN headquarters detailing damage caused by Hamas arson attacks on the south.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2018, 7:11 PM

From Petah Tikva to the burning south, with love

Petah Tikva residents help plant communal garden in Negev community under attack by arson kites and balloons from Gaza terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/3/2018, 9:54 AM

'The Israeli people are tough and determined'

American firefighter speaks about volunteering in southern Israel to help put out fires caused by incendiary kites and balloons.Yoni Kempinski, 8/2/2018, 4:43 AM

Liberman bans fuel shipments to Gaza

Defense Minister bans entry of gas and fuel into Gaza as long as arson terrorism against the south continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/1/2018, 10:37 PM

US Ambassador meets US firefighters in Sderot

Ambassador David Friedman meets Israeli and US firefighters who are fighting arson fires in the south.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/1/2018, 3:50 PM

10 fires caused by incendiary kites, balloons Tuesday

Security and firefighting forces extinguish 5 fires caused by terrorists from the Gaza Strip.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/31/2018, 5:35 PM

'The purpose of the Nationality Law is not to create equality'

Shuli Moalem-Refaeli says Israel already has Basic Laws guaranteeing equality, Nationality Law deals with different issues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2018, 6:33 PM

Donkeys and falcons and qassams et al

The documented use of animals by Arabs to commit atrocities against others is an eye opener. Gerald A. Honigman, 7/24/2018, 12:46 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

Netanyahu's message to parents around the world

PM Netanyahu tells parents around the world about terrorist attack on preschool as the children were playing. 'Hug your children.'Gary Willig, 7/23/2018, 10:32 PM

Did Birthright give in to terrorism?

Taglit-Birthright orders participants to stay away from south during tense period of arson and rocket attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/18/2018, 6:02 PM

'Kill every Hamas leader we can hit'

Deputy Min. ex-ambassador Michael Oren says present situation with Gaza 'untenable, insufferable', says Israel must go after Hamas leaders.David Rosenberg, 7/18/2018, 2:01 PM

'The clock is ticking and not necessarily in our favor"

Former commander of IDF’s Gaza Division says Hamas is controlling the situation and Israel must decide how to act.Elad Benari, 7/18/2018, 5:44 AM

Greenblatt: Hamas is hurting everyone

Trump envoy criticizes Hamas for carrying out attacks against Israel while failing to invest resources in Gazans.Elad Benari, 7/18/2018, 2:06 AM

Firebomb strikes kindergarten

Firebomb launched from Gaza strikes kindergarten while children are in class. Miraculously no one was injured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2018, 4:17 PM

Increasing the pressure on Hamas in Kerem Shalom

Transfer of fuel and gas to Gaza to be stopped until next week due to continued kite and balloon terrorism.Elad Benari, 7/16/2018, 11:30 PM

Bird sent with flammable substance over Gaza border

Falcon found near Negev river with explosive material attached to its leg.Gary Willig, 7/16/2018, 7:14 PM

Cabinet: Retaliate for every terror kite launched from Gaza

Security Cabinet instructs defense establishment to respond to every incendiary kite and balloon after terrorists launch 100 rockets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/15/2018, 8:11 PM

EU demands Israel reopen crossing to Gaza

EU criticizes Israel for closing Kerem Shalom crossing to Gaza, which was closed due to the continued arson terror.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/14/2018, 12:29 AM

Report: Hamas planning drone attacks deep in Israeli territory

Hamas terror group planning to step up arson attacks on Israel, replace balloons and kites carrying incendiary devices with armed drones.David Rosenberg, 7/13/2018, 8:00 AM

Ya'alon: Stop being complacent

Former Defense Minister says Hamas should have paid a price for the kite terrorism a long time ago.Elad Benari, 7/13/2018, 4:46 AM

'The state abandoned us'

Head of the Sderot Student Council calls on the government to respond to the ongoing kite terrorism in the south.Elad Benari, 7/13/2018, 3:06 AM

Israel to UN: Why no condemnation of Hamas attacks?

Israeli ambassador to UN calls on Dep. Secretary-General of UN to formally condemn Hamas for arson attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2018, 10:45 PM

IDF fires on balloon arsonists, captures infiltrator

Infiltrator caught with explosives attempting to attack IDF troops as aircraft fires at terrorists launching arson balloons.Gary Willig, 7/11/2018, 6:24 PM

'To be prepared for arson, fires, and earthquakes'

Israeli fire chief speaks about combating terror arson in the south and Judea and Samaria, preparations for major earthquake.Refael Levi, 7/11/2018, 6:00 PM

ANALYSIS: Finding a way out of the Palestinian Arab quagmire

Will cutting funds to PA empower Hamas, or force the PA to cut terror spending? Will rehabilitating Gaza improve the security situation?Yochanan Visser, 7/6/2018, 12:34 PM

Brigadier General Manelis: Hamas invented a new weapon

IDF Spokesperson tells French parliament Hamas 'uses children's toy to burn 30,000 dunams of fields, has no respect for human life.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/3/2018, 7:03 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

Bennett: Jerusalem is our capital only

Jewish Home leader welcomes Prince William to 'the capital of the Jewish people, and only of the Jewish people.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2018, 4:39 PM

Protective Edge 2? 'A real possibility'

Justice Minister Shaked: Incendiary kite launchers are terrorists, should be treated the same as those who launch rockets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2018, 12:02 PM

'Israeli deterrence is getting torched'

MK Lapid in the Gaza envelope: Hamas must pay a price Every time a kite crosses the fence, they have to know that it will hurt them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/21/2018, 7:13 PM

Hamas: Incendiary kites embarrass Israel

Incendiary kites presented by official Hamas newspaper as a "peaceful means of resistance."Dalit Halevi, 6/21/2018, 3:42 AM

'Only deterrence will prevent escalation'

Education Minister's speech calling for IDF to fire on those who launch terror kites interrupted. 'I will not be silenced in a democracy.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2018, 4:09 PM

An open letter to Hamas

We know how much you hate us, Hamas, but strips of paper torn from children's notebooks to decorate terror kites show how much you are willing to lose to keep on hating. Alyse Lichtenfeld, 6/19/2018, 5:56 PM

Red Cross: IDF fire causing 'unprecedented crisis'

Head of Red Cross Middle East division says treatment of those hurt in riots at Gaza border a 'crisis of unprecedented magnitude.'Gary Willig, 6/18/2018, 7:39 PM

Bennett: Go after terror kite flyers

Education Minister calls on IDF to open fire at those who launch incendiary kites and balloons at Israeli territory.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2018, 5:23 PM

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, 6/17/2018, 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, 6/17/2018, 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, 6/17/2018, 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, 6/17/2018, 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, 6/17/2018, 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, 6/15/2018, 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, 6/15/2018, 12:50 PM