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'Time to restore deterrence'

'Time to restore deterrence'

Chairman of Sdot Negev Regional Council welcomes elimination of terrorists, urges similar determination towards Hamas in Gaza.Ben Ariel, 27/09/2021 05:01
Intelligence official: No Iron Dome will lead to military operations in Gaza

Intelligence official: No Iron Dome will lead to military operations in Gaza

With $1 bil. in aid for Israel nixed from the U.S. budget, former Senior Intelligence Office says chances for peace will suffer most.i24NEWS, 22/09/2021 13:13
Ra'am MK: Operation in Gaza won't endanger the government

Ra'am MK: Operation in Gaza won't endanger the government

MK Waleed Taha confirms Bennett's remarks that an operation in Gaza will not necessarily endanger the government.Hezki Baruch, 19/09/2021 05:21
PA announces municipal elections to be held in December

PA announces municipal elections to be held in December

PA electoral commission says municipal elections will be held in PA-assigned areas of Judea and Samaria and Gaza, if Hamas allows the vote.Elad Benari, Canada, 17/09/2021 22:57
Qatar resumes distribution of aid to Gaza

Qatar resumes distribution of aid to Gaza

New mechanism has Qatari aid to Gaza Strip delivered via UN, replacing previous method of suitcases full of cash.Ben Ariel, 17/09/2021 05:24
Sa'ar: Ground operation in Gaza a possibility

Sa'ar: Ground operation in Gaza a possibility

Justice Minister says no solution to Gaza problem in foreseeable future. government may have to rethink paradigm with Hamas-run territory.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/09/2021 16:11
UN to begin to distribute Qatari aid to Gazans

UN to begin to distribute Qatari aid to Gazans

Nearly 100,000 beneficiaries in Gaza will begin to receive the Qatari cash aid as of Monday.Elad Benari, 13/09/2021 06:09
IDF attacks Hamas outposts, Iron Dome intercepts rocket

IDF attacks Hamas outposts, Iron Dome intercepts rocket

IAF fighter jets attack four Hamas military outposts. Meanwhile, Iron Dome intercepts rocket fired towards southern Israel.Elad Benari, 13/09/2021 04:35
Hadar Goldin's family blasts Lapid's Gaza plan

Hadar Goldin's family blasts Lapid's Gaza plan

Family of soldier whose body is held by Hamas: In Protective Edge, they abandoned the fighters, now they are abandoning their families.Ben Ariel, 13/09/2021 03:58
Will Bennett resume Netanyahu's suitcases of cash for Hamas?

Will Bennett resume Netanyahu's suitcases of cash for Hamas?

Proposed alternative method for providing humanitarian aid to Gaza while bypassing Hamas collapses after PA pulls out of agreement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2021 13:55
PA withdraws from agreement to transfer Qatari money to Gaza

PA withdraws from agreement to transfer Qatari money to Gaza

PA withdraws from agreement to transfer Qatari money to Gaza, citing concerns that banks could be accused of financing terrorism.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/09/2021 22:47
Qatari envoy: Aid to Gaza will be distributed soon

Qatari envoy: Aid to Gaza will be distributed soon

Qatar's envoy to Gaza says details on distribution mechanism of aid to Gaza have been reviewed and the process will begin shortly.Elad Benari, Canada, 07/09/2021 00:09
IDF strikes in Gaza following incendiary balloon attacks

IDF strikes in Gaza following incendiary balloon attacks

IAF aircraft attack Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip, after incendiary balloons cause three fires in southern Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 06/09/2021 23:58
Islamic Jihad official: We won't compromise on lifting the siege

Islamic Jihad official: We won't compromise on lifting the siege

Senior member of Islamic Jihad demands a complete lifting of the "siege" on Gaza.Dalit Halevi, 06/09/2021 06:09
PA groups blame Egypt for deaths of several men in tunnel

PA groups blame Egypt for deaths of several men in tunnel

Several Palestinian Arab groups, including Hamas, accuse Egypt's army of killing three men in tunnel near the border area using toxic gas.Elad Benari, Canada, 04/09/2021 00:05
Hamas newspaper: Israel surrendered to Gaza's resistance

Hamas newspaper: Israel surrendered to Gaza's resistance

Hamas-affiliated newspaper presents Israel's relief measures for Gaza as a move influenced by the Palestinian “resistance”.Dalit Halevi, 03/09/2021 03:03
PA report: Israeli relief for Gaza followed Egyptian pressure

PA report: Israeli relief for Gaza followed Egyptian pressure

Israel's recent relief measures for Gaza are directly linked to pressure by the US, Egypt and other countries, according to PA newspaper.Dalit Halevi, 02/09/2021 05:06
Gaza fishing zone expanded, Kerem Shalom crossing reopens

Gaza fishing zone expanded, Kerem Shalom crossing reopens

Following a security assessment, Israel announces additional relief measures for Gaza.Elad Benari, 01/09/2021 06:32
Construction materials allowed into Gaza: 'It pays to kill a soldier'

Construction materials allowed into Gaza: 'It pays to kill a soldier'

Dozens of trucks with cement, iron, and gravel enter Gaza ith Israel's permission.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/08/2021 20:28
Chief of Staff: If quiet isn't maintained, we will not hesitate to enter a campaign

Chief of Staff: If quiet isn't maintained, we will not hesitate to enter a campaign

Aviv Kohavi: We have expanded our target bank. If the quiet in the South is not maintained we will not hesitate to enter into a campaign.Kobi Finkler, 31/08/2021 02:01
Border Police officer wounded in Gaza riots passes away

Border Police officer wounded in Gaza riots passes away

Police announce Barel Hadarya Shmueli has succumbed to his wounds inflicted in riots on Gaza border over a week ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2021 15:22
Condition of Israeli soldier who was critically wounded on Gaza border deteriorates

Condition of Israeli soldier who was critically wounded on Gaza border deteriorates

Hospital officials say condition 21-year-old Border Police officer shot by terrorists on Gaza border has worsened.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2021 19:32
IDF strikes Hamas buildings, leaves terrorists alone

IDF strikes Hamas buildings, leaves terrorists alone

IDF retaliation for riots on border, launching of incendiary balloons includes strikes on Hamas infrastructure, warnings to terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2021 11:00
IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF fighter jets attack military compound used by Hamas for training and the production of weapons.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2021 04:36
'You cannot even deter a child in Gaza'

'You cannot even deter a child in Gaza'

Senior member of Islamic Jihad mocks Israel, says Israel is mistaken by thinking it is deterring Gaza.Dalit Halevi, 26/08/2021 06:19
Former IDF commander: 'No choice but to defeat Hamas government'

Former IDF commander: 'No choice but to defeat Hamas government'

'The last step Israel initiated in Gaza was the Disengagement 16 years ago,' former IDF commander Yom-Tov Samia says.103FM, 25/08/2021 15:07
Report: Hamas weighing protests on Egyptian border

Report: Hamas weighing protests on Egyptian border

Egypt demanding proof of 'good intentions' before Rafah Crossing can be reopened, reports say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/08/2021 11:51
Israeli protesters block cargo transfers to Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip

Israeli protesters block cargo transfers to Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip

After Israeli Border Police officer shot by terrorists on Gaza border, demonstrators block shipment of goods to Hamas-ruled Gaza StripArutz Sheva Staff, 25/08/2021 08:39
In Spain, a seminar on Gaza is 'an exercise in hate,' Wiesenthal Centre

In Spain, a seminar on Gaza is 'an exercise in hate,' Wiesenthal Centre

Wiesenthal Centre to Spanish Min. of Universities: 'University of Santiago de Compostela 'Auschwitz/Gaza' Seminar is an exercise in hate.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/08/2021 13:51
Egypt to close Rafah crossing until further notice

Egypt to close Rafah crossing until further notice

Egypt will close Rafah crossing until further notice on Monday, citing security reasons.Elad Benari, 23/08/2021 05:33
Border Police officer critically wounded in Gaza riots

Border Police officer critically wounded in Gaza riots

First Sergeant B suffers critical injuries during Gaza border riot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/08/2021 22:01
Gantz: Qatari money transfers to Gaza to resume

Gantz: Qatari money transfers to Gaza to resume

Defense Minister says new mechanisms will ensure aid money goes to needy families in Gaza and will not be siphoned off by Hamas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/08/2021 19:43
Israel permits tires and engines to enter Gaza Strip

Israel permits tires and engines to enter Gaza Strip

Israel will also reportedly permit imports of construction materials into the Strip.Elad Benari, 18/08/2021 03:05
Report: Gaza terror groups planning acts of attrition

Report: Gaza terror groups planning acts of attrition

Arab news outlets say Gaza terror groups planning to use violence to place pressure on Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/08/2021 13:44
Hamas threatens: End the siege or there will be more fighting

Hamas threatens: End the siege or there will be more fighting

Terror group demands end of 'siege' on Gaza, promises renewed fighting if Israel does not accede to its demands.Dalit Halevi, 14/08/2021 23:06
Erdan: The international community cannot ignore Hamas's human rights violations

Erdan: The international community cannot ignore Hamas's human rights violations

Israeli Ambassador demands probe of incident in which Hamas terrorists prevented UN experts from operating in UNRWA school.Elad Benari, 11/08/2021 03:43
United Nations experts removed from school near terror tunnel

United Nations experts removed from school near terror tunnel

Hamas police demand UN experts leave Gaza school without examining campus for safety. UNRWA: School year won't start until campus is safe.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/08/2021 22:22
Salafists attack seaside tourist site in Gaza

Salafists attack seaside tourist site in Gaza

One of the Gaza Strip’s most luxurious seaside tourist sites attacked after the resort was accused of holding a mixed-gender concert.Elad Benari, 09/08/2021 06:21
Incendiary balloon causes fire in home near Gaza border

Incendiary balloon causes fire in home near Gaza border

Fire breaks out in a house in Kibbutz Be'eri, believed to be result of incendiary balloons. No injuries reported.Elad Benari, Canada, 06/08/2021 21:27
Report: PA banks refusing to transfer Qatari money to Gaza

Report: PA banks refusing to transfer Qatari money to Gaza

PA officials fear cooperating with transfer of Qatari aid would expose them to legal actions.Elad Benari, 06/08/2021 06:03
Armed terrorists caught on Gaza border infiltrating into Israel

Armed terrorists caught on Gaza border infiltrating into Israel

Four Arab terrorists armed with knives captured while infiltrating into Israel from Gaza Strip in two separate incidents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/08/2021 11:27
Gaza fishing zone expanded from 6 to 12 nautical miles

Gaza fishing zone expanded from 6 to 12 nautical miles

The decision was made following a security assessment and with the approval of the political echelon.Kobi Finkler, 30/07/2021 01:00
Islamic Jihad threatens escalation of violence from Gaza

Islamic Jihad threatens escalation of violence from Gaza

Gaza terrorist organization intends to pressure Israel by launching arson balloons, resuming disturbances on the Gaza border.Dalit Halevy, 26/07/2021 20:41
Hamas threatens a return to a military confrontation

Hamas threatens a return to a military confrontation

Hamas spokesman warns of another round of military confrontation with Israel if Gaza reconstruction is delayed.Dalit Halevi, 26/07/2021 01:13
IDF attacks Hamas military camp in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas military camp in Gaza

In response to incendiary balloon attacks, IDF fighter jets strike Hamas military camp located near civilian sites including a school.Elad Benari, 26/07/2021 00:25
This is what caused a mysterious Gaza City explosion

This is what caused a mysterious Gaza City explosion

IDF spokesperson reveals cause of explosion that left one dead and at least ten injured in Gaza City.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/07/2021 14:30
UNHRC appoints commission to probe 'abuses' during Israel-Gaza fighting

UNHRC appoints commission to probe 'abuses' during Israel-Gaza fighting

Former UN high commissioner for human rights to chair commission investigating alleged abuses during recent Israel-Gaza conflict.Elad Benari, 23/07/2021 04:42
Explosion in Gaza City

Explosion in Gaza City

Explosion on Gaza City's main street leaves several injured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2021 09:40
Gaza threatens Bennett government

Gaza threatens Bennett government

Palestinian Arab groups in Gaza Strip warn Israel against crossing red lines in Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 21/07/2021 05:07
Gantz: We will allow development of Gaza when they return our boys

Gantz: We will allow development of Gaza when they return our boys

Defense Minister says current government no less strong than previous government, will work to strengthen regional partnerships.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/07/2021 17:43
Lebanese report: Renewed fighting with Gaza 'closer than ever'

Lebanese report: Renewed fighting with Gaza 'closer than ever'

Egypt requesting Hamas hold off on next clash with Israel - until next week, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/07/2021 15:08
Report: UN agrees to distribute Qatari money to Gaza

Report: UN agrees to distribute Qatari money to Gaza

PA sources confirmed say the UN has agreed to take on the responsibility of distributing Qatari monetary aid to Gaza families.Elad Benari, 05/07/2021 05:17
Watch: IDF develops new cutting-edge weapon in fight on terror

Watch: IDF develops new cutting-edge weapon in fight on terror

Following Israel's first 'war of artificial intelligence' with Gaza, the IDF developing a new 'smart weapon' for fighting terror.ILTV, 04/07/2021 09:12
IDF strikes Gaza terror sites

IDF strikes Gaza terror sites

IDF strikes rocket launcher, weapon manufacturing site.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/07/2021 23:06
Government to end phenomenon of 'cash suitcases' to Gaza

Government to end phenomenon of 'cash suitcases' to Gaza

Israel reportedly planning to change the way the Qatari money enters Gaza, implement mechanism for transferring the money through a UN fund.Elad Benari, Canada, 03/07/2021 00:51
Incendiary balloon causes fire in southern Israel

Incendiary balloon causes fire in southern Israel

Fire breaks out in Eshkol Regional Council from incendiary balloon launched from the Gaza Strip.Elad Benari, Canada, 02/07/2021 21:01
Watch: Teens undergo military-style training at Hamas and Islamic Jihad camps

Watch: Teens undergo military-style training at Hamas and Islamic Jihad camps

Footage shows campers in Hamas and Islamic Jihad summer camps for teens in Gaza undergoing military-style training.Elad Benari, 02/07/2021 06:39