Gaza Envelope

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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
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
Two rockets fired from Gaza, IDF retaliates

Two rockets fired from Gaza, IDF retaliates

IDF attacks Hamas infrastructure in Gaza after two rockets fired towards southern Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 27/06/2020 00:02
Gaza envelope resident convicted of contacts with Hamas

Gaza envelope resident convicted of contacts with Hamas

Be'er Sheva District Court convicts resident of moshav near Gaza border of contact with a foreign agent.Ben Ariel, 11/05/2020 04:00
Islamic Jihad boasts: We turned life in Gaza envelope into 'hell'

Islamic Jihad boasts: We turned life in Gaza envelope into 'hell'

Spokesman for Islamic Jihad's terrorist arm says life in "settlements" on Gaza border has become a "hell" thanks to the group's attacks.Dalit Halevi, 26/02/2020 02:06
Calm maintained in the south, but schools to remain closed

Calm maintained in the south, but schools to remain closed

The last siren in southern Israel was heard after 11:00 p.m., before a ceasefire reportedly went into effect.Elad Benari, 25/02/2020 06:52
Gantz demands Netanyahu show up for discussion on situation in the south

Gantz demands Netanyahu show up for discussion on situation in the south

Blue and White chairman writes PM demanding that he attend discussion initiated by the opposition on the security situation in the south.Hezki Baruch, 10/02/2020 06:18
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
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
Residents of Gaza envelope outraged by Galant's comments

Residents of Gaza envelope outraged by Galant's comments

Minister Galant says his job is not to calm the children of the south, angering the frustrated residents.Ben Ariel, 24/12/2019 06:25
MK Golan: Either fight Hamas or make deal with it

MK Golan: Either fight Hamas or make deal with it

Democratic Union MK Maj. Gen. Yair Golan warns Israel must choose between full-scale military operation or negotiated settlement with Hamas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2019 16:38
Rocket fired at southern Israel, IDF attacks in Gaza

Rocket fired at southern Israel, IDF attacks in Gaza

Rocket fired from Gaza explodes in open area in Eshkol Regional Council. IDF attacks Hamas military post.Elad Benari, Canada, 29/11/2019 21:48
School cancelled in Gaza border towns Friday

School cancelled in Gaza border towns Friday

Council leaders cancel school after rocket fired hours after cease-fire goes into effect.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/11/2019 20:29
Sderot Mayor: Israel gives immunity to terrorists

Sderot Mayor: Israel gives immunity to terrorists

Mayor Alon Davidi responds to escalation on the Gaza border: We demand eliminations of terrorists and a military operation.Shimon Cohen, 05/11/2019 05:36
Terrorists fire two rockets from Gaza

Terrorists fire two rockets from Gaza

Red Color siren sounded in Kissufim. IDF says rockets did not cross into Israeli territory.Elad Benari, Canada, 05/10/2019 00:06
Israel planning 'security wall' on Gaza border

Israel planning 'security wall' on Gaza border

Defense establishment decides to build wall to counter terrorist infiltration from the Gaza Strip.Ben Ariel, 13/08/2019 04:05
Report: Israel and Hamas agree on truce

Report: Israel and Hamas agree on truce

PA report says Israel and Hamas reached an agreement to end firing of incendiary balloons in exchange for increase in fishing area.Elad Benari, 28/06/2019 02:41
'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
INTO THE FRAY: Cracks in the Dome?

INTO THE FRAY: Cracks in the Dome?

The huge investments made in defensive systems are slowly emerging as an exorbitant and costly failure—or at best a very partial and temporary success. The time has come to rethink Israel’s strategic paradigm. Dr. Martin Sherman, 23/05/2019 20:30
Matriculation exam cancelled for students in south

Matriculation exam cancelled for students in south

Matriculation exam in civics will not take place on Monday in communities located up to 40 kilometers from the Gaza border.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/05/2019 01:09
Two Arabs caught after crossing Gaza border

Two Arabs caught after crossing Gaza border

Security forces capture two suspects who crossed Gaza border fence. They were transferred to the Shin Bet.Ido Ben Porat, 08/03/2019 15:31
IDF attacks Hamas military compound

IDF attacks Hamas military compound

IAF airplanes and helicopters strike Hamas military compound in central Gaza following balloon bomb attack on Gaza envelope.Elad Benari, 28/02/2019 00:07
Promoting national goals - to strengthen the south

Promoting national goals - to strengthen the south

The Am Yisrael Chai Foundation fights terror in a unique and inspiring way. Join, help and maybe you'll win an apartment.Am Yisrael Chai Foundation, 17/11/2018 23:14
Netanyahu meets regional council heads from the south

Netanyahu meets regional council heads from the south

Netanyahu promises to promote resilience program for the Israeli communities in southern Israel.Nitsan Keidar, 15/11/2018 23:37
'We don't care that Liberman resigned'

'We don't care that Liberman resigned'

Residents of southern Israel urge the public to join their protest in Tel Aviv on Thursday.Benny Tocker, 15/11/2018 04:37
Complacency and political numbness is not a response to ongoing terror

Complacency and political numbness is not a response to ongoing terror

Understanding the fundamental difference between acting as a conflict manager in contrast to acting as a leader is crucial. Leadership means knowing that national resiliency at what is happening in southern Israel does not make it acceptable. Ron Jager, 14/11/2018 23:59
Gaza envelope residents have had enough

Gaza envelope residents have had enough

Hundreds of residents of southern Israel block the entrance to Sderot following rocket barrage.Orli Harari, 28/10/2018 04:56
Gaza rocket explodes in southern Israel

Gaza rocket explodes in southern Israel

Sirens heard in the Eshkol and Merhavim Regional Councils in the Gaza envelope. IDF says Iron Dome was activated.Elad Benari, 25/10/2018 01:09
Gaza envelope to resume normal routine

Gaza envelope to resume normal routine

Following assessment, Home Front Command lifts the restrictions that were imposed on the Gaza envelope.Elad Benari, 18/10/2018 05:55
'Don't Abandon Our Children'

'Don't Abandon Our Children'

Education Ministry cuts leave children in the Gaza area without crucial psychological counseling; MK Haim Yellin fights back.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 14/06/2015 11:16
'Smart Fence' to Be Built Around Gaza Belt

'Smart Fence' to Be Built Around Gaza Belt

Barrier to alert IDF, Regional Council at first sign of infiltration, sources say - hours after two separate incidents along the border.Tova Dvorin, 29/09/2014 17:00
Gaza Belt Residents Say 'War is Not Over' for Them

Gaza Belt Residents Say 'War is Not Over' for Them

Following mortar shell fire, one Gaza area resident says panic is rising over the possibility of another war.Benny Toker, 17/09/2014 22:59
IDF Drill in Gaza Belt Following Rockets

IDF Drill in Gaza Belt Following Rockets

IDF to hold drill in Gaza Belt hours, including aircraft and explosions, hours after rocket hits a town in the area.Ari Yashar, 25/06/2014 09:15