EU Urges Israel to 'Act Proportionately' in Gaza

EU condemns firing of rockets from Gaza but also what it calls "the indiscriminate targeting of civilians."AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2014, 5:15 AM

After Another Rocket Salvo, Hamas Agrees to UN Ceasefire

Hamas agrees to temporary humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza, but not before firing another salvo of rockets towards Israel.Elad Benari, 7/17/2014, 2:13 AM

American Jewish Leaders in Israel on Solidarity Visit

Group of 30 prominent American Jewish leaders visit Israel, meet with residents who have been affected by the endless rocket attacks.Hezki Baruch, 7/16/2014, 5:13 AM

Terrorists Fire Rockets at Kiryat Gat

Three rockets fired from Gaza intercepted by Iron Dome over Kiryat Gat, south of Tel Aviv.Elad Benari, 7/15/2014, 11:30 PM

Netanyahu: Israel Expects 'Full Support' From World Leaders

Speaking at a press conference with German foreign minister, PM says Hamas rejection of ceasefire leaves Israel with only one option.Ari Soffer, 7/15/2014, 4:49 PM

2 Rockets from Lebanon Explode in Galilee

Two rockets from southern Lebanon hit open regions in the western Galilee. IDF responds with artillery fire.Elad Benari, 7/14/2014, 11:25 PM

Watch: 'Rocket Alert' in US Church

African-American Congregation of Zion church found a powerful way to show solidarity with rocket-stricken Israeli communities.Ari Soffer, 7/13/2014, 3:22 PM

IDF Gets Defense Boost in Form of New Iron Dome Battery

The IDF receives an eighth Iron Dome battery which will improve Israel’s ability to defend residents from rocket attacks.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/11/2014, 11:51 PM

Rocket Hits Be'er Sheva Home, One Person Injured

Rocket fired from Gaza hits a home in Be’er Sheva, injuring one and causing extensive damage to the building.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/11/2014, 9:45 PM

Tel Aviv Targeted by Rockets Again; Islamic Jihad Claims Attack

Iron Dome intercepts Gaza rockets fired at Tel Aviv and Ashdod. Islamic Jihad claims it targeted PM Netanyahu in Tel Aviv attack.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/11/2014, 8:29 PM

Likud MK: Cut Off Electricity Supply to Gaza

MK Carmel Shama-Hacohen says Israel should cut off the electricity to Gaza for one day after each rocket attack.Ido Ben Porat and Elad Benari, 7/11/2014, 5:44 AM

Sirens Heard in Haifa and Carmel Coast Region

Sirens heard in Haifa and throughout the northern Israeli coast. Hamas claims to have fired a missile towards the area.Elad Benari, 7/11/2014, 4:54 AM

Watch: Iron Dome Intercepts Missile Over Ashdod

Video shows the Iron Dome anti-missile system shooting down a missile that was headed towards a populated area.Elad Benari, 7/11/2014, 3:15 AM

Kerry Urges Netanyahu and Abbas to Exercise Restraint

Secretary of State holding talks with Mideast leaders in a bid to halt escalating violence.Elad Benari, 7/10/2014, 3:43 AM

Gaza is 'on a Knife Edge', Warns UN Chief

The Middle East faces one of its most serious challenges in years, says Ban Ki-moon amid tension between Gaza and Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2014, 3:12 AM

Terrorists Fire 40 Rockets Towards Southern Israel

Terrorists from Gaza fire a salvo of at least 40 rockets in 20 minutes. Six of them intercepted by Iron Dome.Elad Benari, 7/10/2014, 12:11 AM

Watch: Gaza Rockets Interrupt Wedding in Ashdod

Gaza terrorists attack Ashdod in the middle of a wedding ceremony, sending the guests running for shelter.Elad Benari, 7/9/2014, 5:44 AM

Bennett: We'll Do Everything to Defend Our People

“We’re at the forefront of the free world and we’re going to do everything to protect our people,” says Jewish Home head in TV interview.Elad Benari, 7/9/2014, 3:43 AM

EU Urges 'Maximum Restraint' Following Rockets, IDF Operation

European Union condemns rocket fire from Gaza and expresses concern over the civilian casualties in Israel’s airstrikes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2014, 2:14 AM

Israel to Security Council: Condemn Hamas Before It's Too Late

Israel’s ambassador to the United Nations says it's time to condemn Hamas’s indiscriminate attacks against millions of Israelis.Elad Benari, 7/8/2014, 4:45 AM

Hamas Warns Israel: You Will Pay a Heavy Price

Hamas spokesman says rocket attacks are a natural response to “Israeli aggression.”Elad Benari, 7/8/2014, 3:16 AM

Officials: Rocket Fire Could Reach Tel Aviv

Residents of Beersheva and Ashdod have been asked to limit public gatherings and prepare bomb shelters.Yaakov Levi, 7/7/2014, 8:36 PM

Escalation? IDF Armor, Infantry Gather Near Gaza

Seven Hamas terrorists dead and two missing in 14 IDF strikes. Terrorists fire anti-tank missile at IDF.AFP and Arutz Sheva, 7/7/2014, 1:51 PM

Third Airstrike of the Night Hits 5 Gaza Targets

Israeli aircraft hit five concealed rocket launchers in northern Gaza, the third Israeli airstrike in one night.Elad Benari, 7/7/2014, 4:46 AM

Norway Calls on 'Occupier' Israel to Show Restraint

Norway’s Foreign Minister warns against an escalation between Israel and the PA, says Israel has responsibility to show restraint.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/5/2014, 1:05 AM

Six More Rockets Hit Southern Israel

At least six rockets explode in the Eshkol Regional Council, bringing Friday's total of rockets fired to more than 20.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/4/2014, 10:29 PM

Gaza Rocket Fire Continues Amid Ceasefire Rumors

While Egypt is reportedly working on a ceasefire agreement, Gaza terrorists fire 17 rockets on Israelis.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/4/2014, 8:23 PM

Sderot Resident Pessimistic Rocket Fire Will End

Sderot resident whose home was directly hit by a mortar shell: It remains a dream that the rocket fire will stop.Hezki Baruch, 7/4/2014, 4:42 AM

Building Damaged in Sderot Rocket Attack, IDF Strikes Gaza Again

Residents of southern Israel were subjected to nearly continuous rocket attacks by Gaza Arab terroristsYaakov Levi, 7/3/2014, 7:43 AM

Netanyahu: Israel Ready to 'Expand' Gaza Operations

Prime Minister tells cabinet meeting strikes on terrorists in Gaza will be escalated if need be; comes after spike in rocket attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 6/29/2014, 3:38 PM

Yaalon: Residents of South Show Great Bravery

Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon praised leaders and residents of southern Israel for their patience in the wake of ongoing rocket attacks.Yaakov Levi, 6/29/2014, 7:53 AM

Gaza Terrorists Fire 3 Rockets at Southern Israel

Three rockets fired from Gaza explode in the Eshkol Regional Council in southern Israel. No one hurt.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/27/2014, 9:58 PM

IAF Strikes in Gaza After Rocket Attack

IAF hits several terrorist targets in Gaza, hours after a rocket damaged a building in southern Israel.Elad Benari, 6/19/2014, 1:27 AM

IAF Strikes in Gaza After Attack on Ashkelon

IAF targets several sites in Gaza, hours after Iron Dome intercepts rockets fired toward Ashkelon.Elad Benari, 6/16/2014, 3:16 AM

U.S.: There's Not Much Abbas Can Do About Rocket Attacks

State Department condemns rocket fire from Gaza, but says Abbas cannot do much to stop the attacks despite pact with Hamas.Elad Benari, 6/12/2014, 2:15 AM

IAF Strikes Gaza Terror Targets

IAF aircraft hit two terror targets in Gaza, hours after a rocket hit the Eshkol Regional Council in southern Israel.Elad Benari, 6/2/2014, 4:52 AM

Iron Dome To Receive Numerous Improvements

Rafael officials reveal 'hardware and software improvements' for missile defense system that has success rate over 80%.Ari Yashar, 4/18/2014, 2:27 PM

IAF Strikes Terror Targets in Gaza

IAF aircraft hit five terror targets in Gaza, in retaliation for recent rocket attacks.Elad Benari, 4/6/2014, 4:07 AM

We Don't Want an Escalation, Claims Islamic Jihad

Islamic Jihad leader claims his group is still committed to 2012 ceasefire, but will fight Israel if necessary.Elad Benari and Dalit Halevi, 3/16/2014, 5:00 AM

Chief Rabbi Lau Visits Sderot Amid Rockets

Undeterred by the rocket barrage, Rabbi Lau expresses support for residents and soldiers, sends wishes of joy for Purim.Ari Yashar, 3/14/2014, 2:15 PM

Another Rocket From Gaza Further Breaks 'Truce'

Rockets continue Friday morning after Islamic Jihad claims Egyptian-brokered truce Thursday afternoon.Ari Yashar, 3/14/2014, 12:39 PM

Egypt Ignores Hamas, Talks with Islamic Jihad

Hamas fumes upon discovering that Egypt contacted the Islamic Jihad directly to broker a ceasefire with Israel.Elad Benari, 3/14/2014, 4:12 AM

IAF Hits Seven Gaza Terror Targets

IAF aircraft hit seven terror targets in Gaza after rocket attacks continue despite "ceasefire."Elad Benari, 3/14/2014, 12:42 AM

Eight More Rockets Hit Israel's South

Rocket barrage continues Thursday night despite Islamic Jihad claims of 'ceasefire.'Ari Yashar, 3/13/2014, 10:02 PM

Gaza Professors Say Hamas Wants Attention, Not War

Islamic Jihad rocket barrage had Hamas backing, say local professors, possible move against isolation from Egypt.Ari Yashar, 3/13/2014, 8:19 PM

Two Rockets Hit South of Ashkelon; No One Hurt

Israel denies Islamic Jihad claims of Egyptian-brokered ceasefire. More terror rockets fired at southern Israel, after IAF strikes.Maayana Miskin, 3/13/2014, 2:42 PM

Hamas Will get ‘Fire for Fire,’ Peres Warns

President Shimon Peres says IDF was right to hit terror targets, warns that Hamas will get ‘fire for fire.’Maayana Miskin, 3/13/2014, 12:34 PM

Terrorists Resume Rocket Fire as Far as Ashdod, Ashkelon

Sirens sound in Ashdod, Ashkelon, Sderot as terrorists resume fire on southern Israel.Maayana Miskin, 3/13/2014, 10:35 AM

Islamic Jihad Warns Israelis in Hebrew: 'Get Out of Our Country'

Iranian-backed terrorist group releases video promising to 'kill or capture' Israeli soldiers if IDF invades Gaza in response to rockets.Ari Soffer, 3/13/2014, 10:28 AM

Bennett: Goverment Will 'Strike Fast, Strike Hard'

Minister urges firm response to rocket fire while visiting families in Sderot, in southern Israel.Maayana Miskin, 3/13/2014, 9:54 AM

Emergency Cabinet Meeting: What Next?

Israel’s top defense, political leaders to meet to discuss next step following Gaza attacks.Maayana Miskin, 3/13/2014, 7:53 AM

UN Chief Condemns Rocket Fire, Urges 'Restraint'

UN Secretary-General condemns the rocket attacks from Gaza, then urges all sides "to exercise maximum restraint."Elad Benari, 3/13/2014, 5:13 AM

Abbas Blames Israel for Gaza Escalation

PA Chairman says the Israeli military caused an "escalation" in Gaza, ignores rocket attacks on south.Elad Benari, 3/13/2014, 3:42 AM

Netanyahu: Do Whatever's Necessary to Restore Calm

Prime Minister Netanyahu instructs the defense establishment to do whatever necessary to restore the quiet to Israel’s south.Elad Benari, 3/13/2014, 2:44 AM

As IDF Response Begins, Sderot Residents Tense But Resilient

Following rocket barrage by Gaza-based terrorists, residents of embattled southern Israeli town keep a stiff upper lip.Ari Soffer, 3/13/2014, 1:15 AM

Islamic Jihad: Attack Us and We'll Up the Ante

Islamic Jihad threatens to fire long-range rockets at Israel if the IDF strikes in Gaza.Elad Benari, 3/13/2014, 12:15 AM

US Condemns 'Reprehensible' Rocket Attacks

State Department spokewoman Jen Psaki joins British PM David Cameron's condemnation of Islamic Jihad onslaught on southern Israel.Ari Soffer, 3/12/2014, 10:40 PM