Operation Protective Edge

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Hamas: We eroded Israel's deterrence

Hamas: We eroded Israel's deterrence

Terrorist organization make clear they will never agree to the solutions presented by the US to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.Dalit Halevi, 08/07/2019 03:36
Did Sara Netanyahu actually insult the bereaved Goldin family?

Did Sara Netanyahu actually insult the bereaved Goldin family?

“I cannot believe that the Netanyahu family would behave like that,” said Haaretz correspondent Benny ZifferJonathan Benedek, 06/08/2018 13:50
Widow of IDF commander marries another military hero

Widow of IDF commander marries another military hero

"At a time when there is no light, life can surprise us for the good," the widow said.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/07/2018 09:50
Protective Edge 2? 'A real possibility'

Protective Edge 2? 'A real possibility'

Justice Minister Shaked: Incendiary kite launchers are terrorists, should be treated the same as those who launch rockets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/06/2018 12:02
Danon to UN: Want compensation? Ask Hamas

Danon to UN: Want compensation? Ask Hamas

Israeli Ambassador responds to UN request for compensation from Israel for damage to UN schools in Gaza.Elad Benari, 23/03/2018 03:08
Comptroller: Israel followed international law in Gaza

Comptroller: Israel followed international law in Gaza

State Comptroller finds Cabinet, IDF, were properly concerned with avoiding civilian casualties in Gaza conflict, but criticizes IDF.Gary Willig, 14/03/2018 17:07
The Hague to investigate Judea, Samaria construction, Gaza war

The Hague to investigate Judea, Samaria construction, Gaza war

MKs warned that International Criminal Court planning to investigate Israel over 2014 Gaza conflict, construction in J'lem, Judea, Samaria.David Rosenberg, 08/01/2018 23:03
'This is an opportunity to bring my brother home'

'This is an opportunity to bring my brother home'

Twin of slain soldier whose body is being held by Hamas calls to pressure terror organization until it returns his brother's body.Tzvi Lev, 02/11/2017 20:03
The request of the missing soldier's mother

The request of the missing soldier's mother

Mother of Oron Shaul, held by Hamas for 3 years, asks PM to allow her to see information on why son declared dead by military.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/11/2017 22:49
MK blasts soldiers making blessing 'at taxpayers' expense'

MK blasts soldiers making blessing 'at taxpayers' expense'

Zionist Union MK cries 'religionization,' citing Golani battalion's visit to Western Wall after Operation Protective Edge.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/10/2017 11:40
'He said that if anything happened to him, I should continue on'

'He said that if anything happened to him, I should continue on'

Severely injured soldier's wife explains why she divorced him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/09/2017 11:33
'Keep fighting as long as there are prisoners'

'Keep fighting as long as there are prisoners'

Former general says Israel must not accept ceasefires while terrorists still hold any Israelis captive.Shimon Cohen, 03/09/2017 18:45
Officer critically injured in 'Protective Edge' promoted

Officer critically injured in 'Protective Edge' promoted

Shai Siman-Tov, who was critically injured after a tunnel collapse, is recognized for his long journey back to the IDF.Tzvi Lev, 31/08/2017 14:33
Terror group promises to continue fight for 'liberation'

Terror group promises to continue fight for 'liberation'

Military-terrorist wing of DFLP says it will continue fighting for the "liberation of Palestine".Dalit Halevi, 28/08/2017 06:07
The so-called right-wing government

The so-called right-wing government

Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir was last Rightist PM. All claims Netanyahu represents right wing do not withstand the facts.Menachem Rahat, 10/08/2017 12:32
'Our life is a living hell'

'Our life is a living hell'

Oron Shaul's family responds to rumors of Hamas negotiations, says they 'don't know if the information is accurate.'Orly Harari, 08/07/2017 22:16
'We cannot play into the hands of Hamas'

'We cannot play into the hands of Hamas'

Hamas says Israel is negotiating for release of soldiers, Goldin family says no official news, pushes gov't to turn the tables on Hamas.Uzi Baruch, 08/07/2017 21:22
Dutch man sues former IDF Chief of Staff

Dutch man sues former IDF Chief of Staff

Dutch citizen sues Benny Gantz and IAF commander over the death of his relatives during Operation Protective Edge.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/06/2017 23:18
Lapid: Next time, we need to hit Hamas hard and fast

Lapid: Next time, we need to hit Hamas hard and fast

Slamming Israeli government, Lapid says, 'In between wars with Gaza, we need to create a different reality - and that's not happening.'Hezki Baruch, 12/06/2017 15:11
'You need no approval from any of us"

'You need no approval from any of us"

Former Education Minister Piron sends letter to Rivki Hayisraeli, wife of severely injured soldier who chose to start down a new road.Yoel Domb, 31/05/2017 22:15
Wife of severely-injured soldier is starting down a 'new road'

Wife of severely-injured soldier is starting down a 'new road'

Wife of the worst-injured soldier from Operation Protective Edge announces her decision to 'start down a new road.'Chana Roberts, 29/05/2017 13:19
'Netanyahu broke my heart'

'Netanyahu broke my heart'

Leah Goldin, mother of Hadar Goldin, relates to heated Knesset discussion on Operation Protective Edge.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/04/2017 04:16
'I expect the Prime Minister to provide answers'

'I expect the Prime Minister to provide answers'

Father of soldier who was killed in Gaza disappointed by Prime Minister's behavior during Knesset committee discussion.Hezki Baruch, 20/04/2017 01:07
Obama to Netanyahu, 2014: Don't go into Gaza

Obama to Netanyahu, 2014: Don't go into Gaza

Israeli PM reveals former President Obama told him explicitly not to send ground forces into Gaza during Operation Protective Edge.Hezki Baruch, 19/04/2017 14:50
Family of Oron Shaul sues IDF for proof of son's death

Family of Oron Shaul sues IDF for proof of son's death

Family of soldier believed killed in 2014 Gaza conflict whose body has been held by Hamas demands release of evidence of his death.JTA, 27/03/2017 21:42
'The tunnel threat is serious - but not existential'

'The tunnel threat is serious - but not existential'

IDF Chief of Staff speaks about State Comptroller's report, says Israel has hit 'hundreds of targets' since 2014.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/03/2017 12:09
'Cabinet members had plethora of information'

'Cabinet members had plethora of information'

Mossad chief responds to Comptroller's report at hearing, decries 'obsession with discussing alternatives.'Mordechai Sones, 19/03/2017 15:41
Moshe Ya'alon forms new political party

Moshe Ya'alon forms new political party

At a Tel Aviv event, Ya'alon says he's forming his new party because 'there's no choice.'Hezki Baruch, 04/03/2017 19:19
Opinion: Trouble with tunnels

Opinion: Trouble with tunnels

The real problem, unaddressed by this week's Comptroller’s report, is that Israel’s leaders have abandoned pursuit of military imperatives.Dr. Martin Sherman, 03/03/2017 15:34
'US supported Israel's opponent during Protective Edge'

'US supported Israel's opponent during Protective Edge'

Jerusalem Post managing editor says Protective Edge 'unparalleled' political success as Israel resisted hostile Obama Administration.Gary Willig, 28/02/2017 22:27
Ya'alon: The Cabinet was irresponsible, leaked information

Ya'alon: The Cabinet was irresponsible, leaked information

Former Defense Minister defends conduct during Gaza conflict in light of Comptroller report. 'The discussions were a big farce.', 28/02/2017 17:57
Only Bennett demanded the destruction of terror tunnels

Only Bennett demanded the destruction of terror tunnels

State Comptroller writes government failed to take tunnel threat seriously, withheld essential information from ministers.Gary Willig, 28/02/2017 16:25
IDF soldiers back former Chief of Staff

IDF soldiers back former Chief of Staff

IDF soldiers sign petition supporting former Chief of Staff Benny Gantz, say IDF needs to stay out of all politics.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/02/2017 08:20
'There are 15 terror tunnels under Gaza border'

'There are 15 terror tunnels under Gaza border'

Officials say Hamas currently has 15 tunnels for use in attacks against Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/02/2017 22:41
Construction Minister: Defense officials are covering up

Construction Minister: Defense officials are covering up

Kulanu minister blames Operation Protective Edge failure on Defense Minister, Chief of Staff, says soldiers fought 'bravely.'Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 26/02/2017 10:05
'We could have reconquered Gaza'

'We could have reconquered Gaza'

Former Chief of Staff: 'No one has any interest in reconquering Gaza,' State Comptroller's report 'totally inaccurate.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/02/2017 07:45
'Hamas has restored its operational capabilities to 2014 levels'

'Hamas has restored its operational capabilities to 2014 levels'

Senior security official warns Hamas as strong as before Operation Protective Edge. Hamas claims to have won last Gaza war.Gary Willig, 31/01/2017 20:49
Goldin Family: Publish the full Comptroller's report

Goldin Family: Publish the full Comptroller's report

Family of Hadar Goldin, whose body has been held by Hamas for over 2 years, demands PM allow publishing of full report on state's failures.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/01/2017 19:05
'We are all a part of the IDF'

'We are all a part of the IDF'

President Rivlin visits with family of Maj. Hagai Ben-Ari, who succumbed this week to injuries suffered in Gaza operation in 2014.Hezki Baruch, 06/01/2017 14:08
Soldier critically wounded in Gaza passes away

Soldier critically wounded in Gaza passes away

Maj. Hagai Ben-Ari, who was critically wounded during Operation Protective Edge in Gaza, passes away two and a half years later.Ben Ariel, 04/01/2017 00:33
Memorial for Hadar Goldin dedicated

Memorial for Hadar Goldin dedicated

“Bringing back the body of an IDF soldier is not just a family concern. It’s a concern for the nation.”Yoni Kempinski, 25/12/2016 17:59
Hamas official: We'll give rockets to anyone who fights Israel

Hamas official: We'll give rockets to anyone who fights Israel

Al-Aqsa TV shows Hamas official saying terror group will supply weapons to anyone willing to fight Israel.Chana Roberts, 12/12/2016 15:03
'Government was not negligent on tunnel threat'

'Government was not negligent on tunnel threat'

Prime Minister met with State Comptroller to present proof that government was taking terror tunnel threat seriously before 2014 Gaza war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/11/2016 22:09
Gaza mobile game incites against IDF

Gaza mobile game incites against IDF

Minister of Public Security calls on Apple and Google to remove mobile game which demonizes IDF.Gary Willig, 31/10/2016 16:18
PA disappointed by ICC visit

PA disappointed by ICC visit

PA official blasts ICC for procrastinating in probing alleged Israeli "war crimes" in Gaza.Dalit Halevi, 10/10/2016 06:44
Report: Israel to allow ICC visit

Report: Israel to allow ICC visit

Israeli official tells AFP the Jewish state will host a working group of the ICC as it probes alleged war crimes in the 2014 Gaza war.Ben Ariel, Canada, 02/09/2016 23:46
Defense Minister: Those comments? Never happened.

Defense Minister: Those comments? Never happened.

Liberman calls out a Channel 10 journalist over their claims that he point-blank refused to deal with Hamas for fallen soldier bodies.Rachel Kaplan, 31/08/2016 13:49
'I will not deal with Hamas for dead bodies'

'I will not deal with Hamas for dead bodies'

In private conversations leaked by Channel 10, the Defense Minister purportedly said he would not bring back Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul.Rachel Kaplan, 29/08/2016 21:39
PA asks ICC to speed up inquiry of 'war crimes'

PA asks ICC to speed up inquiry of 'war crimes'

After IDF closes cases of killings of Gazans during 2014 war, PA asks ICC to speed up its inquiry of alleged Israeli war crimes.Elad Benari, 26/08/2016 04:14
President Rivlin visits the Gaza border

President Rivlin visits the Gaza border

President Rivlin reviewed military operations in the Southern Command, and thanked the soldiers for their 'sophistication and power.'Hezki Baruch, 23/08/2016 20:07
Ministers MIA at memorial for murdered soldier

Ministers MIA at memorial for murdered soldier

The fallen soldier's family will mark two years since Hadar Goldin's death, in Kfar Saba on Tuesday.Rachel Kaplan, 08/08/2016 10:24
Will Netanyahu remove Hazan from committee?

Will Netanyahu remove Hazan from committee?

Reports say PM is planning to remove MK Hazan from Knesset's State Control Committee due to his support of an inquiry into 2014 Gaza war.Elad Benari, 03/08/2016 03:14
Minister warns Netanyahu will throw Bennett out

Minister warns Netanyahu will throw Bennett out

In an off-the-record interview with Arutz Sheva, a Cabinet minister warned that Education Minister Bennett's jibes come with a high price.Uzi Baruch, 31/07/2016 14:08
Netanyahu and Lapid spar over Gaza tunnels

Netanyahu and Lapid spar over Gaza tunnels

Yesh Atid chairman claims the Cabinet didn't discuss Hamas tunnels before Protective Edge. Netanyahu: Lapid should've done his homework.Hezki Baruch, 28/07/2016 06:16
'Terror tunnels were discussed in 9 meetings'

'Terror tunnels were discussed in 9 meetings'

Prime Minister's Office rejects allegations that the terror tunnels were not discussed with the Cabinet before Operation Protective Edge.Nitsan Keidar, 26/07/2016 23:36
Bennett: Netanyahu hid terror tunnels from us

Bennett: Netanyahu hid terror tunnels from us

Education Minister Naftali Bennett harshly accuses PM Netanyahu, in the aftermath of Operation Protective Edge and the recent terror wave.Rachel Kaplan and Uzi Baruch, 26/07/2016 10:42
'No one in the country would want Netanyahu out'

'No one in the country would want Netanyahu out'

Father of Oz Mendelovitch, who was killed in operation Protective Edge, opposes calls from bereaved parents for renewed investigation.Shai Landesman, 25/07/2016 19:55