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Smuggling attempt thwarted at Kerem Shalom crossing

Smuggling attempt thwarted at Kerem Shalom crossing

Crossing Authority locates and confiscates shipment containing hundreds of tactical flashlights intended to enter Gaza.Ben Ariel, 04/02/2020 02:07
Gaza crossings to remain closed

Gaza crossings to remain closed

Gaza crossings, closed Tuesday due to rockets to remain closed 'until further notice.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/11/2019 15:28
Smuggling of antique coins from Gaza foiled

Smuggling of antique coins from Gaza foiled

Security inspectors at Gaza crossing discover ancient coins in truck with textile imports.Kobi Finkler, 08/10/2019 10:08
Israel to reopen crossings to Gaza

Israel to reopen crossings to Gaza

Erez and Kerem Shalom crossings to Gaza will open after being shut down following rocket fire.Kobi Finkler, 12/05/2019 05:11
Otzma Yehudit activists block Gaza crossing

Otzma Yehudit activists block Gaza crossing

Truck driver headed to Gaza attempted to stab protesters, Otzma Yehudit activists claim. Driver in turn says activists beat him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/04/2019 09:27
Israel opens Gaza crossings despite rocket fire

Israel opens Gaza crossings despite rocket fire

Israel reopens Kerem Shalom and Erez crossings as part of Egypt-brokered truce, despite firing of 5 rockets overnight.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/03/2019 08:44
Hamas takes control of Gaza goods crossing with Israel

Hamas takes control of Gaza goods crossing with Israel

Hamas expels PA administrators from Kerem Shalom Crossing, seizing control of primary goods crossing.AFP, 17/02/2019 23:45
Facebook live from Erez Crossing

Facebook live from Erez Crossing

IDF Gaza Coordination and Liaison Administration head broadcasts live from Erez crossing answering questions from Gaza web-surfers.Mordechai Sones, 11/02/2019 20:33
Watch: Israel still transferring fuel to Gaza

Watch: Israel still transferring fuel to Gaza

Despite the rocket attacks, Israel continues to allow entry of fuel and other materials into Gaza via Kerem Shalom crossing this morning.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/11/2018 12:14
Protesters shut down Gaza crossing

Protesters shut down Gaza crossing

Watch: Israeli protesters group block Kerem Shalom crossing to Gaza, barring delivery of supplies to protest wave of rocket attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/10/2018 08:19
Liberman opens Gaza border crossings

Liberman opens Gaza border crossings

After what was defined as a significant decrease in violent incidents along Gaza border, DM instructs Erez, Kerem Shalom crossings opened.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/10/2018 08:39
Liberman orders closing of Gaza crossings

Liberman orders closing of Gaza crossings

Erez and Kerem Shalom crossings to be closed following rocket attack on Be'er Sheva.Elad Benari, 17/10/2018 06:54
UN chief welcomes opening of Kerem Shalom crossing

UN chief welcomes opening of Kerem Shalom crossing

Antonio Guterres welcomes Israel's decision to reopen Kerem Shalom crossing, calls for support for UN efforts to achieve calm.Ben Ariel, 16/08/2018 04:44
Liberman grants concessions to Gaza

Liberman grants concessions to Gaza

Defense Minister to re-open Kerem Shalom Crossing, expand Gaza fishing zone after 2 days with no terror attacks from Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/08/2018 20:45
Liberman bans fuel shipments to Gaza

Liberman bans fuel shipments to Gaza

Defense Minister bans entry of gas and fuel into Gaza as long as arson terrorism against the south continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/08/2018 22:37
Israel to reopen Gaza crossing Tuesday if 'calm' maintained

Israel to reopen Gaza crossing Tuesday if 'calm' maintained

Defense Minister says Kerem Shalom crossing will reopen 'if today and tomorrow situation continues as it was yesterday.'AFP, 22/07/2018 14:55
Hamas: Israel's actions will have 'grave consequences'

Hamas: Israel's actions will have 'grave consequences'

Hamas warns Israel following decision to reduce the transfer of fuel and gas through the Kerem Shalom crossing.Dalit Halevi, 17/07/2018 06:13
EU demands Israel reopen crossing to Gaza

EU demands Israel reopen crossing to Gaza

EU criticizes Israel for closing Kerem Shalom crossing to Gaza, which was closed due to the continued arson terror.Elad Benari, Canada, 14/07/2018 00:29
Israel closes Gaza border crossing

Israel closes Gaza border crossing

Israel closes Kerem Shalom crossing, won't extend expansion of Gaza fishing zone.Ido Ben Porat, 09/07/2018 16:17
'Every casualty of recent violence a victim of Hamas war crimes'

'Every casualty of recent violence a victim of Hamas war crimes'

Danon ahead of Security Council meeting: 'Embassy just latest in series of Palestinian excuses for violence against Israel.'Mordechai Sones, 15/05/2018 18:00
'Hamas wants to destroy us - we will act with determination'

'Hamas wants to destroy us - we will act with determination'

Kerem Shalom Crossing was again set on fire tonight by Hamas terrorists. IDF responds against Hamas targets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/05/2018 21:06
Kerem Shalom Crossing closed

Kerem Shalom Crossing closed

IDF destroys Hamas targets in Gaza, closes Kerem Shalom Crossing after Gazans set fire to it.Uzi Baruch, 12/05/2018 21:07
Kitebomb lands in Kerem Shalom

Kitebomb lands in Kerem Shalom

Burning kite dispatched from Hamas position lands at Kerem Shalom crossing. No casualties or damage reported.Mordechai Sones, 09/05/2018 19:30
Watch: Gazans fake injuries of women and children

Watch: Gazans fake injuries of women and children

Dozens of rioters infiltrate Gaza border crossing, lighting a fire and damaging goods intended for Gaza's citizens.Uzi Baruch, 05/05/2018 21:21
Watch: Gaza rioters set fire to border crossing

Watch: Gaza rioters set fire to border crossing

Dozens of Gazan rioters set fire to Kerem Shalom crossing between Israel and Gaza.Elad Benari, Canada, 04/05/2018 20:25
Liberman: IDF destroyed Hamas terror tunnel last night

Liberman: IDF destroyed Hamas terror tunnel last night

Defense Minister tells Yisrael Beytenu faction members that IDF demolished terror tunnel found near Kerem Shalom crossing to Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/02/2018 14:51
Bomb raw materials - disguised as medical equipment

Bomb raw materials - disguised as medical equipment

Security forces thwart attempt to smuggle into Gaza 'dual use' substances for making explosives.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2018 12:24
Kerem Shalom crossing to open Tuesday

Kerem Shalom crossing to open Tuesday

Gaza terminal to open after IDF finishes terror tunnel destruction. 'Attempts to harm Israel will be answered with force and determination'.Mordechai Sones, 15/01/2018 21:03
Commander of Southern Command visits terror tunnel site

Commander of Southern Command visits terror tunnel site

Major General Eyal Zamir visits tunnel site and praises forces in the field 'for precise action to thwart tunnel'.Mordechai Sones, 14/01/2018 13:51
Gaza: Authorities foil attempt to smuggle 1.5 tons of tobacco

Gaza: Authorities foil attempt to smuggle 1.5 tons of tobacco

Crossings Authority supervisors find tobacco hidden in bags of chicken vitamins.Kobi Finkler, 09/11/2017 14:41
From today PA controls Gaza crossings

From today PA controls Gaza crossings

After a decade, Palestinian Authority to assume control of Gazan side of border crossings from Hamas.Mordechai Sones, 01/11/2017 12:51
Watch: The 'slippers' of Hamas terrorists

Watch: The 'slippers' of Hamas terrorists

A truck headed for Gaza was found to contain thousands of military boots - disguised as slippers - intended for Hamas terrorists.Uzi Baruch, 08/10/2017 14:23
 'You can be an enemy in politics and not in business'

'You can be an enemy in politics and not in business'

In the heart of the Gaza strip, a factory is busy preparing kipot(skullcaps) for Jews in Israel.AFP, 15/03/2017 16:51
Foiled smuggling attempt at Kerem Shalom crossing

Foiled smuggling attempt at Kerem Shalom crossing

Two boxes of commando knives found hidden in plumbing equipment headed into Gaza.Kobi Finkler, 10/08/2016 13:23
Israel resumes cement transfers to Gaza

Israel resumes cement transfers to Gaza

Less than one month after second terror tunnel uncovered, defense officials confirm transfers have resumed due to UN push.Tova Dvorin, 22/05/2016 11:25
Attempt to smuggle bulletproof boards foiled

Attempt to smuggle bulletproof boards foiled

Upon searching suspicious-looking Israeli truck, security guards at Kerem Shalom crossing found the bulletproof material.Kobi Finkler, 30/12/2015 16:46
Motorcycle Inside Fridge Found En Route to Gaza

Motorcycle Inside Fridge Found En Route to Gaza

Guards at Kerem Shalom crossing discover contraband motorcycle hidden inside Gaza-bound truck filled with old electrical equipment.Kobi Finkler, 22/07/2015 20:29
IDF Boosts Border Presence After Egypt Attacks

IDF Boosts Border Presence After Egypt Attacks

Kerem Shalom and Nitzana crossings closed, areas near Egypt cleared after ISIS-linked attacks kill 50 Egyptian soldiers.Tova Dvorin, 01/07/2015 19:43
Gaza Rockets, Eubulides, and the Sorites Paradox

Gaza Rockets, Eubulides, and the Sorites Paradox

How many grains constitute “a heap”? And how many rockets are "a few" beyond which there are "many"? Daniel Pinner, 24/06/2015 04:37
Israel Allows 700 Truckloads of Goods into Gaza

Israel Allows 700 Truckloads of Goods into Gaza

Israel opens the Kerem Shalom crossing and allows 700 truckloads of goods to enter Gaza.Elad Benari, 01/05/2015 05:15
How Hamas Smuggled Goods From Israel During War

How Hamas Smuggled Goods From Israel During War

3 Israeli businessmen just tip of iceberg as operatives funneled thousands of tons of materials into Hamas's war machine.Ari Yashar, 02/03/2015 16:34
Israel Invests in Border Crossings with Gaza

Israel Invests in Border Crossings with Gaza

Trucks carrying goods will increase at Kerem Shalom Crossing, and Erez Crossing will receive a complete security overhaul.Cynthia Blank, 05/02/2015 08:00
PA Asks Israel to Open Additional Border Crossing

PA Asks Israel to Open Additional Border Crossing

The Kerem Shalom crossing can only transfer 450 trucks of construction materials a day - much less than Gaza needs to rebuild, PA says.Cynthia Blank, 03/11/2014 16:53
Hamas: Border Closings 'Violate International Law'

Hamas: Border Closings 'Violate International Law'

Who broke international law? Hamas slams Israel, after border crossings are closed following rocket fired at Israeli civilians.Tova Dvorin, 02/11/2014 12:39
Israel to Close Gaza Crossings

Israel to Close Gaza Crossings

Israel will close Erez and Kerem Shalom crossings except for humanitarian cases.Ben Ariel, 02/11/2014 02:43
Video: Direct Hit on Kerem Shalom Crossing

Video: Direct Hit on Kerem Shalom Crossing

Defense Ministry closes down the Kerem Shalom crossing into Gaza, after a rocket almost hit trucks carrying flammable materials to Gaza.Gil Ronen, 10/08/2014 19:21
Watch: IDF Transfers Truckloads of Goods into Gaza

Watch: IDF Transfers Truckloads of Goods into Gaza

IDF transfers 186 truckloads of goods into Gaza, as its Hamas rulers continue to fire rockets at Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/08/2014 06:46
Report: Israel to Reopen Gaza Border Crossing

Report: Israel to Reopen Gaza Border Crossing

Despite fear that three kidnapped youths will be moved to Hamas-enclave Gaza, PA says Israel promised to open Kerem Shalom Crossing.Ari Yashar, 17/06/2014 23:35
Gaza's Power Plant Resumes Operations

Gaza's Power Plant Resumes Operations

Gaza’s lone power plant resumes operations, after the PA left it off for one more day due to disagreements with Hamas.Elad Benari, 18/03/2014 05:16
PA Leaves Gaza in the Dark Another Day

PA Leaves Gaza in the Dark Another Day

Only a fifth of needed fuel transferred by PA, as tensions between Hamas and PA extend the power outage in Gaza.Ari Yashar, 16/03/2014 22:44
Kerem Shalom Crossing to Gaza to Re-open

Kerem Shalom Crossing to Gaza to Re-open

Defense Minister Ya'alon orders that the Kerem Shalom border crossing be re-opened as of Sunday.Elad Benari, 16/03/2014 04:21
Days After Rocket Barrage Gaza Left Powerless

Days After Rocket Barrage Gaza Left Powerless

Lone Gaza power plant shuts down Saturday lacking fuel. Israel cites Hamas fight with PA over fuel taxes as culprit.Ari Yashar, 15/03/2014 20:28
Kerem Shalom Crossing Closed After Rocket Fire

Kerem Shalom Crossing Closed After Rocket Fire

Erez crossing also closed to limited activity due to security concerns.Tova Dvorin, 12/03/2014 21:53
Kerem Shalom Crossing with Gaza to Re-open

Kerem Shalom Crossing with Gaza to Re-open

Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon orders that the Kerem Shalom border crossing be re-opened as of Sunday morning.Elad Benari, 29/12/2013 03:01
Powerless Gaza Blames Israel - Again

Powerless Gaza Blames Israel - Again

Lone power plant shuts down only 12 days after being restarted. Israel blamed, although Egypt's siege has cut off fuel smuggling.Ari Yashar, 27/12/2013 11:34
Israel Closes Crossing into Gaza

Israel Closes Crossing into Gaza

IAF air raids, which caused no injuries, hit uninhabited sites belonging to the Islamic Jihad.Gil Ronen, 24/06/2013 12:34
Qatari Fuel to Enter Gaza Through Israel

Qatari Fuel to Enter Gaza Through Israel

Israel allow will fuel donated by Qatar to be pumped into Gaza via the Kerem Shalom crossing, says PA official.Elad Benari, 19/10/2012 06:41