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Netanyahu: The last word has not yet been spoken, Hamas will pay a heavy price

Netanyahu: The last word has not yet been spoken, Hamas will pay a heavy price

PM Netanyahu: I said that we would exact a very heavy price from Hamas, we are doing this and we will continue to do so with great force.Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, 14/05/2021 00:40
Rocket barrage on central Israel, Petah Tikva home hit by rocket

Rocket barrage on central Israel, Petah Tikva home hit by rocket

Sirens in Shphela, Gush Dan and the Jezreel Valley. Petah Tikva building on fire following rocket hit.Elad Benari, 13/05/2021 05:56
Israel under fire: Sgt. Omer Tabib killed by Gaza terrorists

Israel under fire: Sgt. Omer Tabib killed by Gaza terrorists

Hamas launches mortars at medical personnel attempting to treat victims of attack near Gaza border.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 17:29
After deadly missile attack, Israel kills top Hamas officers

After deadly missile attack, Israel kills top Hamas officers

Hamas fires anti-tank missile from Gaza at Israeli border town, killing 1, injuring 2. 49 Gazans killed in retaliatory strikes thus far.David Rosenberg, 12/05/2021 15:00
IDF shoots down unmanned aircraft from Gaza

IDF shoots down unmanned aircraft from Gaza

Unmanned aircraft from Gaza Strip enters Israeli airspace before being shot down by Israeli air defense network.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 08:20
Watch: Air strike targets high-rise Hamas building in Gaza

Watch: Air strike targets high-rise Hamas building in Gaza

The IDF attacked many terrorist targets throughout the Gaza Strip, including about 100 launchers and a high-rise building used by HamasKobi Finkler, 11/05/2021 23:25
IDF destroys Gaza high-rise used by Hamas

IDF destroys Gaza high-rise used by Hamas

13-story building in Gaza City collapses after airstrike. IDF warns residents to leave beforehand.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/05/2021 20:40
IDF warns Gazans: Stay away from Hamas

IDF warns Gazans: Stay away from Hamas

Military issues warning to Gazan civilians to keep away from sites containing Hamas weapons as violence continues to escalate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/05/2021 17:04
PM: Hamas will receive blows it didn't expect

PM: Hamas will receive blows it didn't expect

Netanyahu visits Southern Command as rockets continue to rain down, promises harsh response against Hamas, Islamic Jihad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/05/2021 16:47
IDF releases footage of elimination of rocket-firing terrorists

IDF releases footage of elimination of rocket-firing terrorists

Army continues retaliation against Gaza terrorists for launching of hundreds of rockets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/05/2021 15:28
Israel will 'intensify and expand' Gaza attacks, says IDF chief

Israel will 'intensify and expand' Gaza attacks, says IDF chief

'Attack every Hamas terrorist.' IDF chief of staff orders military to broaden counter-terror operation in Gaza as rocket attacks continue., 11/05/2021 13:26
IDF hits 130 targets in Gaza, eliminates 15 terrorists

IDF hits 130 targets in Gaza, eliminates 15 terrorists

'We have the pedal to the metal, we're not stopping.' Netanyahu holds special security consultations after rocket attacks, mass rioting.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/05/2021 10:06
Rocket barrages continue, IDF attacking in Gaza, rocket hits Ashkelon home

Rocket barrages continue, IDF attacking in Gaza, rocket hits Ashkelon home

IDF International Spokesperson: We see this as a severe attack against Israel, an attack that will not go unanswered.Elad Benari, 11/05/2021 07:14
Netanyahu: Israel will respond with great force

Netanyahu: Israel will respond with great force

PM vows retaliation after dozens of rockets fired at Jerusalem and the south, says conflict may last a long time.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/05/2021 21:00
IDF closes roads near Gaza amidst Jerusalem Day tensions

IDF closes roads near Gaza amidst Jerusalem Day tensions

PM convenes security cabinet as tensions flare in Jerusalem, attacks launched from Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/05/2021 16:56
IDF attacks Hamas posts in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas posts in Gaza

IDF tanks attack Hamas military posts in response to incendiary balloons and rocket attacks from Gaza toward southern Israel.Elad Benari, 10/05/2021 03:04
IDF attacks Hamas military post

IDF attacks Hamas military post

Attack comes in response to a rocket that was fired from the Gaza Strip toward Israeli territory.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/05/2021 05:06
$10 million from Qatar enter Gaza

$10 million from Qatar enter Gaza

The money will be distributed to 10,000 needy families starting on Friday.Elad Benari, 07/05/2021 05:34
Balloon terror returns: 6 fires started in south

Balloon terror returns: 6 fires started in south

Firefighters battle blazes caused by incendiary balloons launched from Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/05/2021 18:21
Gaza fishing zone to be reduced

Gaza fishing zone to be reduced

Following continued rocket fire from Gaza, fishing zone to be reduced to nine nautical miles as of 6:00 a.m. Monday morning.Elad Benari, 26/04/2021 00:37
Gaza terrorists fire 36 rockets toward southern Israel

Gaza terrorists fire 36 rockets toward southern Israel

Siren sounded in Kibbutz Kissufim, near the border with Gaza. 36 rockets fired, 6 of them intercepted by Iron Dome.Elad Benari, Canada, 24/04/2021 20:15
IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF strikes weapons manufacturing site, weapon smuggling tunnel and military post in retaliation for rocket fire on Sderot.Elad Benari, 16/04/2021 01:53
Gaza rocket explodes in southern Israel

Gaza rocket explodes in southern Israel

No injuries or damage reported after rocket fired from Gaza Strip explodes in western Negev.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/04/2021 22:12
Lebanese report: Situation in Gaza may 'explode' if Israel interferes in elections

Lebanese report: Situation in Gaza may 'explode' if Israel interferes in elections

Hamas sent message to Israel to avoid interference in elections, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/04/2021 12:02
IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

Air strike comes in response to rocket fire from Gaza into Israel on Tuesday evening.Elad Benari, 24/03/2021 03:09
Rocket fired at Beer Sheva as Netanyahu visits

Rocket fired at Beer Sheva as Netanyahu visits

Gaza terrorists fire rocket at southern city right after visit by PM Netanyahu. Rocket explodes in open area near Beer Sheva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/03/2021 19:51
Abbas rival arranges another delivery of vaccines to Gaza

Abbas rival arranges another delivery of vaccines to Gaza

Former senior Fatah official Mohammed Dahlan says new shipment of coronavirus vaccines will arrive in Gaza on Thursday.Elad Benari, 11/03/2021 04:57
Yahya Sinwar out as Hamas Gaza leader

Yahya Sinwar out as Hamas Gaza leader

Hamas reportedly replaces its leader in Gaza with Nizar Awadallah in internal election.Gary Willig, 09/03/2021 17:47
Gantz: Iran attempting to strengthen its position ahead of nuclear talks

Gantz: Iran attempting to strengthen its position ahead of nuclear talks

Defense Minister visits Gaza Division, says life could change for Gazans if Hamas returns all Israeli prisoners.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/03/2021 16:39
Hamas releases 45 prisoners ahead of PA elections

Hamas releases 45 prisoners ahead of PA elections

Hamas says prisoner release is "a goodwill gesture" ahead of PA general elections.Ben Ariel, 26/02/2021 06:35
Israeli navy opens fire on vessel near Gaza coast

Israeli navy opens fire on vessel near Gaza coast

'The threat was removed'. Vessel spotted approaching Israeli navy ship off Gaza Strip coast, prompting Israeli ship to open fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/02/2021 13:36
UAE sends 20,000 vaccine doses to Gaza

UAE sends 20,000 vaccine doses to Gaza

The delivery was reportedly orchestrated by Mohammed Dahlan, the chief political rival of PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas.Elad Benari, 22/02/2021 05:02
Abbas rival says UAE will deliver vaccines to Gaza

Abbas rival says UAE will deliver vaccines to Gaza

Mohammed Dahlan announces the UAE is sending 20,000 doses of the Russian coronavirus vaccine to Gaza.Elad Benari, 19/02/2021 06:07
Meretz MK: Ayelet Shaked is a nationalist from AliExpress

Meretz MK: Ayelet Shaked is a nationalist from AliExpress

MK Yair Golan blasts MK Ayelet Shaked for opposing the transfer of vaccines to Gaza.Yonatan Gottlieb, 19/02/2021 03:14
Hamas to review anti-women legislation

Hamas to review anti-women legislation

Hamas says judicial authorities will review edict saying that women require the permission of a male guardian to travel.Elad Benari, 18/02/2021 04:16
Israel transfers 1,000 doses of coronavirus vaccine to Gaza

Israel transfers 1,000 doses of coronavirus vaccine to Gaza

Israel passes 1,000 vaccines to Gaza, following request from Palestinian Authority.Kobi Finkler, 17/02/2021 13:08
Islamic Jihad livid over Israeli refusal to allow vaccines into Gaza

Islamic Jihad livid over Israeli refusal to allow vaccines into Gaza

Senior Islamic Jihad official says Israel operates like an "organized crime entity that commits crimes against humanity".Dalit Halevi, 17/02/2021 03:12
Gaza: New legislation against women's rights

Gaza: New legislation against women's rights

Hamas' Islamic Council publishes new legislation, limiting women's rights in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/02/2021 12:20
Hamas court rules: Women must travel with male guardian

Hamas court rules: Women must travel with male guardian

Hamas-run Islamic court in Gaza rules ruled that women require the permission of a male guardian to travel.Elad Benari, 16/02/2021 06:34
PA accuses Israel of preventing vaccine transfer to Gaza

PA accuses Israel of preventing vaccine transfer to Gaza

PA official claims Israel prevented 2,000 doses of Russian vaccine from entering Gaza.Elad Benari, 16/02/2021 04:09
Qatar confirms plan for natural gas pipeline in Gaza

Qatar confirms plan for natural gas pipeline in Gaza

Qatari envoy to Gaza says the project will be completed within two or two and a half years from the time the work begins.Elad Benari, 15/02/2021 06:44
Egypt opens Rafah crossing with Gaza 'indefinitely'

Egypt opens Rafah crossing with Gaza 'indefinitely'

This is the first time in years that Egypt has opened the crossing for more then a few days at a time.Elad Benari, 10/02/2021 05:37
Qatar to provide $360 million grant to Gaza

Qatar to provide $360 million grant to Gaza

Qatar approves $360 million grant that will be transferred in installments until December.Dalit Halevi, 01/02/2021 06:17
Gaza: 36 injured by explosion in home used for weapons storage

Gaza: 36 injured by explosion in home used for weapons storage

Gazans injured after weapons stored in civilian home exploded. 'The ones who pay the price are innocent civilians,' IDF spokesman says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/01/2021 19:16
Israel to give COVID-19 vaccines to health professionals in Gaza?

Israel to give COVID-19 vaccines to health professionals in Gaza?

Israel will provide additional doses of coronavirus vaccine to health professionals in Gaza, notice says.Hezki Baruch, 21/01/2021 10:12
IDF attacks Hamas posts in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas posts in Gaza

IDF tanks attack Hamas military posts in retaliation for the firing of a rocket towards southern Israel.Elad Benari, 20/01/2021 00:49
Belgium: Gazans filmed skating through Jewish area with PLO flag

Belgium: Gazans filmed skating through Jewish area with PLO flag

'They're morons.' Gazan brothers skate through Jewish neighborhood in Antwerp on Shabbat with PLO flag, demand Jews say 'Free Palestine'.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 13/01/2021 14:53
Hamas credits Abbas rival for aid to Gaza

Hamas credits Abbas rival for aid to Gaza

Hamas thanks Mahmoud Dahlan, longtime rival of PA chairman, for his help in securing assistance to Gaza from the UAE.Elad Benari, 13/01/2021 06:26
Hamas arrests Salafist on suspicion of tearing down poster of Soleimani

Hamas arrests Salafist on suspicion of tearing down poster of Soleimani

Arrest comes ahead of the first anniversary of the elimination of Soleimani in a US drone strike in Baghdad.Elad Benari, 01/01/2021 04:58
Goldin family protests transfer of vaccines to Gaza

Goldin family protests transfer of vaccines to Gaza

Family petitions Supreme Court against supply of coronavirus vaccines to Hamas-controlled Gaza as long as Hamas holds Israelis captive.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/12/2020 16:57
No Israeli is safe and secure until all Israelis are

No Israeli is safe and secure until all Israelis are

We need to adopt the message that if in Sderot parents have to worry about rockets, we all must pressure the government to stop them. Op-ed.Rachel Touitou, 31/12/2020 15:00
Officer sent to prison after tank accidentally fires on Gaza

Officer sent to prison after tank accidentally fires on Gaza

Platoon commander jailed for 7 days over failures which led to tank firing on Gaza by mistake.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/12/2020 20:22
Coronavirus continues to rapidly spread in Gaza

Coronavirus continues to rapidly spread in Gaza

Rate of coronavirus infections in the Gaza Strip ranges from 30 to 45 percent, says PA health official.Dalit Halevi, 21/12/2020 03:12
Gaza braces for record high in coronavirus infections

Gaza braces for record high in coronavirus infections

The 'Ministry of Health' in Gaza estimates that in the coming weeks, the number of virus infections will see a significant rise.Dalit Halevi, 17/12/2020 22:52
IDF tank accidentally fires towards Gaza

IDF tank accidentally fires towards Gaza

IDF tank accidentally fires towards Gazan territory during exercise. Damage to abandoned structure identified.Kobi Finkler, 14/12/2020 23:19
Hamas receives coronavirus test kits from WHO

Hamas receives coronavirus test kits from WHO

Gaza "health ministry" says it received 19,500 kits from the WHO but they are only enough for eight days.Elad Benari, 08/12/2020 05:02
Hamas Gaza leader contracts coronavirus

Hamas Gaza leader contracts coronavirus

Hamas leader who warned Israelis would not be able "to breathe" diagnosed with COVID-19.Gary Willig, 01/12/2020 15:18