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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
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
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
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
Fires rage as balloon terror returns to south

Fires rage as balloon terror returns to south

Heads of local authorities in southern Israel call on government to respond after Gaza arson balloons cause 3 fires.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/08/2020 17:02
Expert: 'Gradual escalation with Gaza isn't random'

Expert: 'Gradual escalation with Gaza isn't random'

'Hamas is sending a message, it's not happening randomly,' Arab affairs expert Avi Issacharoff says.103FM, 16/06/2020 12:32
Eleven fires in Gaza border community

Eleven fires in Gaza border community

Arson causes 11 fires near Israeli communities on Gaza-Israel border.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/06/2020 21:19
Incendiary kites - near Ben Gurion Airport

Incendiary kites - near Ben Gurion Airport

During Ramadan, explosives and incendiary kites threaten Lod residentsl: 'We're in danger of our lives,' Lod resident says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/04/2020 08:14
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
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
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
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
Explosive balloon located near Jewish town

Explosive balloon located near Jewish town

Police sappers destroy explosive balloon which fell near Jewish town in southern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/11/2019 20:22
INTO THE FRAY- Gaza: Gratuitous gobbledygook

INTO THE FRAY- Gaza: Gratuitous gobbledygook

The obdurate resistance of Gaza to any type of resolution has led to such overriding exasperation that it has begun to undermine the quality of the public debate on the issue.  Dr. Martin Sherman, 08/11/2019 14:59
Booby-trapped book in southern Israel

Booby-trapped book in southern Israel

Hikers discover explosive device hidden in river.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/11/2019 19:45
Source: Israel preparing for military solution

Source: Israel preparing for military solution

Diplomatic source warns: If border doesn't remain quiet, Israel will reapply sanctions against Hamas.Orly Harari, 29/06/2019 22:00
Bennett: Hit the terrorists preparing explosive balloons

Bennett: Hit the terrorists preparing explosive balloons

'An explosive balloon is like an anti-tank missile, and anyone who releases it is a terrorist trying to murder Israels," Bennett says.Ido Ben Porat, 27/06/2019 19:14
Hamas: We're entering second phase of 'ceasefire'

Hamas: We're entering second phase of 'ceasefire'

Hamas claims transfer of Qatari money initiated second stage of ceasefire - despite increase in incendiary balloons.Nitzan Kedar, 17/06/2019 14:50
Amalek is on our doorstep and he has a burning kite in his hands

Amalek is on our doorstep and he has a burning kite in his hands

Do we hear environmentalists all over the world howling about the incendiary kites from Gaza burning down trees and grasslands– not a word. There is complete silence!   Leonie Ben-Simon, 14/06/2019 11:34
Incendiary balloons spark fire in Kissufim forest

Incendiary balloons spark fire in Kissufim forest

Incendiary balloons spark several fires in Kissufim Forest. Firefighters, Nature & Parks Authority, KKL, and IDF, working to control flames.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2019 14:54
Smuggling of millions of balloons to Gaza thwarted

Smuggling of millions of balloons to Gaza thwarted

Israeli authorities seize Chinese shipment of balloons colored like PA flag, ordered by Hevron Arab for use as incendiary weapons in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/05/2019 17:26
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
Hamas: Israel will evacuate Tel Aviv in next war

Hamas: Israel will evacuate Tel Aviv in next war

Hamas leader claims terror organization 'sword and shield' of 'Palestinian nation,' promises to attack Tel Aviv in next war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/04/2019 20:38
Israel strikes Gaza terror cells

Israel strikes Gaza terror cells

IDF hits terror cells launching explosive balloons into Israel.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/03/2019 20:58
Escalation in Israel's south

Escalation in Israel's south

IDF strikes on military targets in Gaza after grenade round lands in Israeli town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/03/2019 18:52
Balloons explode in Gaza-area communities

Balloons explode in Gaza-area communities

Two explosive-laden balloons sent into Israel by Gazan terrorists explode in Jewish border town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/03/2019 19:20
Suspicious balloon lands in Jerusalem

Suspicious balloon lands in Jerusalem

In first, incendiary balloon lands in central Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2018 10:37
KKL ramps up funding for torched Gaza region

KKL ramps up funding for torched Gaza region

KKL board approves NIS 66 million assistance plan to Gaza border region that has been devastated by flaming kites.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/10/2018 13:50
Gaza 'kite terror' sparks large fire in southern Israel

Gaza 'kite terror' sparks large fire in southern Israel

Firefighters, security officials, and farmers work to prevent balloon-ignited fire from spreading to greenhouses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/10/2018 21:18
Hamas entices preschoolers to play with incendiary balloons

Hamas entices preschoolers to play with incendiary balloons

New report says terrorists are attaching lights, toys, to incendiary balloons in attempts to lure preschoolers into playing with them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/10/2018 09:03
Two explosive-laden balloons land in southern Israel

Two explosive-laden balloons land in southern Israel

Police called to the scene after explosive-laden balloons land in southern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/09/2018 20:26
Incendiary balloons land in playground

Incendiary balloons land in playground

Police sappers neutralize incendiary balloons found in children's playground in southern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/09/2018 12:39
A homicidal Jew-hatred is going viral, again

A homicidal Jew-hatred is going viral, again

Whoever has eyes, and some heart, while reading the news can understand how much energy so many in the world are expending to destroy the Jews. Giulio Meotti, 06/08/2018 19:22
Incendiary kite lands in Samaria

Incendiary kite lands in Samaria

Incendiary kite sent from Shechem lands near Samaria winery. Regional Council head says arson attempts 'likely to harm only Arab fields.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/08/2018 12:24
Education Minister: The story with the children is an excuse

Education Minister: The story with the children is an excuse

Education Minister Bennett demands terrorists be eliminated, says most of those sending incendiary kites, balloons, into Israel are adults.Hezki Baruch, 02/08/2018 14:51
DM: Hamas using children to send incendiary kites

DM: Hamas using children to send incendiary kites

Defense Minister Liberman explains decision to close Gaza crossing, says Hamas uses children to send incendiary balloons into Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/08/2018 13:38
'When people take you seriously, you can live in peace'

'When people take you seriously, you can live in peace'

Middle East expert Dr. Mordechai Kedar explains why Israel's friends aren't necessarily 'good guys,' says only deterrence sustains Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/07/2018 15:42
'We've found incendiary balloons in Bedouin encampments'

'We've found incendiary balloons in Bedouin encampments'

Intelligence officer says incendiary balloons have traveled farther than Be'er Sheva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/07/2018 09:28
Incendiary balloon lands near Be'er Sheva hospital

Incendiary balloon lands near Be'er Sheva hospital

In unprecedented event, Israel Police suspect incendiary balloon originating in Gaza landed in Be'er Sheva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/07/2018 23:10
The US firefighters volunteering to protect Israel's south

The US firefighters volunteering to protect Israel's south

A profile of the American firefighters who dropped everything in order to protect Israel's burning south from Hamas' kite terrorism.Tzvi Lev, 30/07/2018 18:23
Border crossing with Gaza to partially reopen

Border crossing with Gaza to partially reopen

Defense Minister Liberman says crossing will return to full activity when no more incendiary kites and balloons are launched.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/07/2018 11:24
IDF attacks a terror cell launching arson balloons

IDF attacks a terror cell launching arson balloons

IDF aircraft strike terrorists launching incendiary balloons from Gaza into Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2018 21:00
Incendiary kites found in Jerusalem yard

Incendiary kites found in Jerusalem yard

Israel Police investigate whether incendiary balloons found in Jerusalem yard were sent from neighboring Arab town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/07/2018 14:00
Report: Israel, Hamas, agree to end escalation

Report: Israel, Hamas, agree to end escalation

London newspaper claims Israel promised no Gaza war in exchange for 'diligent' work by Hamas to end kite terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/07/2018 08:54
Report: Hamas to end use incendiary kites and balloons

Report: Hamas to end use incendiary kites and balloons

Gaza terrorists discover new weapon as Hamas promises to end kite terror.Chana Roberts, 18/07/2018 10:32
'Four years without a grave, no address for tears'

'Four years without a grave, no address for tears'

Minister Bennett speaks at Hadar Goldin memorial service: 'Protective Edge will end only when Hadar and Oron arrive to burial in Israel.'Naftali Bennett, 17/07/2018 19:35
'No ceasefire until incendiary kites stop'

'No ceasefire until incendiary kites stop'

PM Netanyahu says government told IDF to stop incendiary kites, balloons, says deterrence is a 'process.'Nitsan Keidar, 16/07/2018 11:57
Likud MK challenges PM Netanyahu

Likud MK challenges PM Netanyahu

MK Hazan calls on government to 'look southern residents in the eye' and provide answers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/07/2018 10:31
IDF General: Israel to target terrorists launching terror kites

IDF General: Israel to target terrorists launching terror kites

After months of standing by as flaming kites scorched Israel's south, Southern Command head says the rules have changed.Tzvi Lev, 15/07/2018 21:31
'Government has lost all control'

'Government has lost all control'

Zionist Union chair wonders why PM hasn't yet visited Gaza area residents: 'Nothing like this has happened in the history of Israel.'Mordechai Sones, 15/07/2018 16:00
Defense Minister: We will neither 'contain' rockets nor kites

Defense Minister: We will neither 'contain' rockets nor kites

Liberman at cabinet meeting: 'I hope Hamas draws conclusions. If not - they will pay a heavy price.'Hezki Baruch, 15/07/2018 11:32
Islamic Jihad: Ceasefire does not include kites

Islamic Jihad: Ceasefire does not include kites

Gaza terror groups say ceasefire with Israel doesn't include launching of terror kites, considered an act of 'freedom of expression.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/07/2018 08:15
Gilad 'disengagement was a success' Sharon is vexed

Gilad 'disengagement was a success' Sharon is vexed

Gilad Sharon mustn't have known what he was saying when he urged Israel to adopt the Argentinian model this week. Commentary.Mordechai Sones, 12/07/2018 17:54
'An organized regime is burning our homes'

'An organized regime is burning our homes'

Shikmim Ranch owner Gilad Sharon, who suffered fires in recent days from incendiary kites, calls on government to act vigorously in Gaza.Mordechai Sones, 10/07/2018 16:23
'If we send a clear message - there will be deterrence in Gaza'

'If we send a clear message - there will be deterrence in Gaza'

Former top official in defense ministry says response to kite terror came too late, display of determination will bring true deterrence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/07/2018 14:59