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Will Israel give Gaza COVID-19 aid in exchange for end to arson terror?

Will Israel give Gaza COVID-19 aid in exchange for end to arson terror?

Hamas asks Israel for help in dealing with recent coronavirus outbreak. If Israel accepts, it will be on one condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2020 08:08
IDF attacks Hamas posts in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas posts in Gaza

Attack carried out in response to the continued firing of incendiary balloons from Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2020 05:41
24 fires break out as balloon terrorism continues

24 fires break out as balloon terrorism continues

24 fires break out in communities near the Gaza border as a result of continued firing of incendiary balloons.Elad Benari, Canada, 28/08/2020 20:07
Rockets fired toward Israel, IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

Rockets fired toward Israel, IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

Six rockets fired from Gaza towards Israeli territory shortly after IDF attacks infrastructure and Hamas military post.Elad Benari, 28/08/2020 05:34
Watch: Explosive-laden balloon detonated in southern Israel

Watch: Explosive-laden balloon detonated in southern Israel

Explosive balloon launched by Gaza terrorists into Israel lands in Netivot, is detonated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/08/2020 16:53
Watch: Fighting the fires caused by arson terror

Watch: Fighting the fires caused by arson terror

Eshkol Regional Council Chairman: Residents are losing patience with government's failure to stop arson, explosive balloons from Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/08/2020 17:19
IDF attacks Hamas infrastructure in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas infrastructure in Gaza

Attack in response to the firing of incendiary balloons from the Gaza Strip toward Israeli territory.Elad Benari, 26/08/2020 04:43
IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

Attack comes in response to the firing of incendiary balloons from the Gaza Strip toward Israeli territory.Elad Benari, 25/08/2020 05:11
IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

Attack carried out in response to the firing of incendiary balloons from Gaza toward Israel.Elad Benari, 24/08/2020 05:37
Gaza 'balloon terror' ignites 35 fires in southern Israel

Gaza 'balloon terror' ignites 35 fires in southern Israel

Gaza terrorists send Israelis running to bomb shelters, cause nearly three dozen wildfires in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/08/2020 20:49
Rockets fired at Israel, IDF attacks in Gaza

Rockets fired at Israel, IDF attacks in Gaza

IDF fighter jets and aircraft attack Hamas targets in response to incendiary balloon attacks. Three rockets fired from Gaza.Kobi Finkler, 21/08/2020 00:21
Watch: New laser system destroys terror balloons

Watch: New laser system destroys terror balloons

'Lahav Or' system uses lasers to intercept incendiary and explosive balloons launched from Gaza, had 32 interceptions yesterday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/08/2020 16:11
IDF attacks Hamas military positions in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas military positions in Gaza

Attack carried out in response to the firing of incendiary balloons from Gaza.Elad Benari, 20/08/2020 01:53
Netanyahu: Response to arson terror the same as to rockets

Netanyahu: Response to arson terror the same as to rockets

PM tells leaders of southern communities Israel is prepared to do whatever it takes to stop launch of incendiary balloons from Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/08/2020 20:14
Incendiary balloons continue to land in Israel

Incendiary balloons continue to land in Israel

Due to prompt police sapper response, no damage was caused.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/08/2020 19:41
Rivlin If Hamas wants a war they will get it

Rivlin If Hamas wants a war they will get it

President Rivlin visits Gaza periphery, says 'terrorism using incendiary kites and balloons is terrorism just like any other.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/08/2020 16:52
IDF attacks Hamas infrastructure in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas infrastructure in Gaza

Attack was carried out in response to the firing of incendiary balloons from Gaza toward Israeli territory.Elad Benari, 18/08/2020 01:40
How do the Gaza terrorists get the helium for their incendiary balloons?

How do the Gaza terrorists get the helium for their incendiary balloons?

Instead of hitting the incendiary balloons, Israel should be preventing the terrorists from obtaining helium. A chemist's op-ed.Dr Colin L. Leci, 17/08/2020 21:15
Watch: Explosive attached to balloons neutralized

Watch: Explosive attached to balloons neutralized

19 fires caused by incendiary balloons launched from Gaza today. Hamas is now attaching explosives to balloons.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/08/2020 20:20
Yoav Galant: 'We'll need to take off the gloves and hit balloon terrorists'

Yoav Galant: 'We'll need to take off the gloves and hit balloon terrorists'

'Every balloon bomb is a threat, we'll need to take off the gloves,' Education Min. Galant warns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/08/2020 11:45
'We will not condone terrorism from Gaza'

'We will not condone terrorism from Gaza'

Public Security Minister visits Sderot: In the coming days we will know whether we are facing a broader escalation or a hiatus.Hezki Baruch, 17/08/2020 05:02
IDF attacks Hamas observation posts

IDF attacks Hamas observation posts

Attack was carried out in response to firing of incendiary balloons and the disruptions on the border fence.Elad Benari, 17/08/2020 01:35
Hamas balloons and Hitler's doodlebugs

Hamas balloons and Hitler's doodlebugs

Hamas balloons are like the Doodlebug Hitler sent to annihilate the residents of London. Why waste a good idea? Op-ed.Tamar Adelstein & Faige Lobel, 16/08/2020 07:12
IDF attacks Hamas compound in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas compound in Gaza

IDF fighter jets and tanks attack Hamas targets in retaliation for incendiary balloon attacks on southern Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 14/08/2020 23:48
IDF attacks Hamas infrastructures in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas infrastructures in Gaza

Attack carried out in retaliation for the firing of incendiary balloons from Gaza into Israeli territory over the past week.Elad Benari, 14/08/2020 02:48
Israel halts entry of fuel to Gaza

Israel halts entry of fuel to Gaza

Gantz orders halt to the entry of fuel into the Gaza Strip in response to incendiary balloon attacks.Elad Benari, 13/08/2020 06:24
IDF attacks Hamas military compound in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas military compound in Gaza

IDF fighter jets, combat helicopters and tanks attack Hamas targets in Gaza in retaliation for incendiary balloon attacks.Elad Benari, 13/08/2020 03:20
Gaza fishing zone to be limited in response to arson balloons

Gaza fishing zone to be limited in response to arson balloons

DM Gantz restricts Gaza fishing zone to 8 nautical miles after arson balloons cause dozens of fires in southern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/08/2020 21:33
Arson balloons ignite 12 fires  in Gaza envelope

Arson balloons ignite 12 fires in Gaza envelope

Hamas continues attacks on southern Israel as attempt to smuggle thousands of balloons into Gaza is thwarted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/08/2020 17:58
IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

Fighter jets, combat helicopters and IDF tanks attack Hamas targets in retaliation for incendiary balloon attacks.Elad Benari, 12/08/2020 02:34
From morning: Incendiary balloons ignite 60 fires

From morning: Incendiary balloons ignite 60 fires

One of the fires broke out near the Mekorot facility. Firefighters gained control of all fires.Mordechai Sones, 11/08/2020 19:11
Netanyahu: 'We'll extract a heavy price from Iran's emissaries for balloon terror'

Netanyahu: 'We'll extract a heavy price from Iran's emissaries for balloon terror'

PM Netanyahu visits Air Force base, warns balloon terror will come at 'heavy price.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/08/2020 15:08
'If Hamas continues with terror balloons, we'll respond with force'

'If Hamas continues with terror balloons, we'll respond with force'

After closure of Gaza crossing, Defense Minister Gantz warns Hamas that Israel will respond with force if terror balloon attacks continue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/08/2020 13:32
Kerem Shalom crossing with Gaza to be closed

Kerem Shalom crossing with Gaza to be closed

Kerem Shalom crossing to be closed starting Tuesday morning due to the firing of incendiary balloons from Gaza.Elad Benari, 10/08/2020 23:58
IDF attacks Hamas observation post

IDF attacks Hamas observation post

Air strike comes in retaliation for firing of incendiary balloons from Gaza towards Israeli territory.Kobi Finkler, 09/08/2020 23:50
IDF attacks in Gaza in response to firing of incendiary balloons

IDF attacks in Gaza in response to firing of incendiary balloons

IDF fighter jets and aircraft attack a Hamas underground infrastructure.Kobi Finkler, 06/08/2020 23:58
Balloons carrying rocket explosives land in southern Israel

Balloons carrying rocket explosives land in southern Israel

Explosive charge from RPG rocket found in farm area in southern Israel, carried into Israel by balloons.Marcy Oster, JTA, 28/07/2020 07:34
Netanyahu: 'Action in Gaza can happen before the elections'

Netanyahu: 'Action in Gaza can happen before the elections'

'Lack of quiet in the south will be answered with force that Hamas cannot imagine,' PM Netanyahu warns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/02/2020 11:36
Will Gaza suspend incendiary balloon warfare?

Will Gaza suspend incendiary balloon warfare?

Warning via Egypt: If border quiet not maintained, Israel will militarily attack Hamas with U.S. backing, according to reports.Mordechai Sones, 11/02/2020 15:23
Warhead of RPG missile lands in Negev

Warhead of RPG missile lands in Negev

Warhead of RPG anti-tank missile connected to balloons lands in kibbutz near the border with Gaza.Elad Benari, Canada, 07/02/2020 20:44
Watch: The Light Blade anti-arson balloon laser system

Watch: The Light Blade anti-arson balloon laser system

Light Blade laser defense system has 90% success rate in intercepting incendiary balloons.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/02/2020 20:44
New defense system aims to stop balloon bombs

New defense system aims to stop balloon bombs

Netanyahu says Israel may act militarily even before the elections if attacks from Gaza do not stop.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/02/2020 21:28
Idit Silman: 'Bennett is planning major military action in Gaza'

Idit Silman: 'Bennett is planning major military action in Gaza'

'Response to explosive balloons is same as response to rockets,' Yamina MKs say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/02/2020 12:12
IDF hits Hamas terror targets in Gaza

IDF hits Hamas terror targets in Gaza

Retaliating for 'balloon bombs' launched into Israel, IDF attacks Hamas terror targets in southern Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/01/2020 00:12
Report: Hamas and Egypt in contacts to stop balloon attacks

Report: Hamas and Egypt in contacts to stop balloon attacks

TV report: Egypt and Hamas holding intensive contacts in an attempt to stop the launching of incendiary bombs from Gaza toward Israel.Elad Benari, 23/01/2020 02:11
An explosive balloon from Gaza - right outside the door of a Jewish home

An explosive balloon from Gaza - right outside the door of a Jewish home

Father whose family awakened to discover explosives on their doorstep tells Arutz Sheva: 'The balloons were intended to tempt children.'Refael Levi, 22/01/2020 15:53
Balloons attached to explosive device located near Beit Shemesh

Balloons attached to explosive device located near Beit Shemesh

Explosive device lands near Beit Shemesh-area town, marking third 'balloon terror' incident in five days.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/01/2020 14:54
IDF believes: Hamas is responsible for incendiary balloons

IDF believes: Hamas is responsible for incendiary balloons

IDF officials say the organization which is ruling Gaza is leading the renewal of the balloon terrorism.Kobi Finkler, 19/01/2020 23:39
Innovative laser system to intercept incendiary balloons

Innovative laser system to intercept incendiary balloons

Light Blade system will lock on balloon or drone and laser beam will destroy it.Mordechai Sones, 26/12/2019 10:38
Indictments for kite terrorism

Indictments for kite terrorism

2 Gazans indicted for numerous offenses, including throwing explosives at soldiers, launching arson kites, infiltrating Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/11/2019 14:23
Booby-trapped book: Terror attack in the Gaza vicinity foiled

Booby-trapped book: Terror attack in the Gaza vicinity foiled

The explosive device was hidden in what looked like a book with the Hebrew inscription 'Love Stella.'Orly Harari, 28/06/2019 14:11
'A balloon falls out of the sky and explodes without warning'

'A balloon falls out of the sky and explodes without warning'

An agricultural director in the Gaza envelope says that they were told to harvest their wheat before it ripened due to incendiary balloons.Nitzan Keidar, 16/06/2019 19:39
Incendiary balloon attack on southern Israel

Incendiary balloon attack on southern Israel

6 fires in Gaza periphery caused by incendiary balloons launched from Gaza Strip today, out of 20 such fires this week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/06/2019 19:06
Firebomb launched from Gaza lands in IDF base

Firebomb launched from Gaza lands in IDF base

Explosive device found in IDF base was one of 30 sent into Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/05/2019 23:31
The Gaza imbroglio

The Gaza imbroglio

For every reason given to eliminate the Hamas-run government in Gaza, there is a reason that shows it is not such a good idea.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 28/03/2019 17:56
IDF aircraft open fire on Gaza terror cell

IDF aircraft open fire on Gaza terror cell

Terrorists in northern Gaza Strip launch balloon bombs towards Israeli territory, prompting IDF aircraft to open fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/03/2019 15:19
IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

Israeli warplanes and military aircraft attack Hamas military compound in retaliation for firing of explosive balloons and rockets.Elad Benari, 07/03/2019 03:51