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Hamas Launches Massive Rocket Barrage on Israel

Hamas Launches Massive Rocket Barrage on Israel

Hamas claims missile shower on major Israeli cities; Home Front Command orders public bomb shelters opened.Ari Soffer and Netanel Katz, 19/08/2014 23:40
IDF Preparing for Resumption of Rocket Fire

IDF Preparing for Resumption of Rocket Fire

IDF preparing for a resumption of rocket fire from Gaza before the end of the current five-day ceasefire.Ido Ben Porat, 18/08/2014 02:15
Gantz: 'Rocket Trickling' is Unacceptable

Gantz: 'Rocket Trickling' is Unacceptable

Chief of Staff says that the operation in Gaza will continue as long as necessary until complete quiet is restored in the south.Kobi Finkler and Elad Benari, 11/08/2014 03:45
Hamas Fires Barrage Moments Before Ceasefire

Hamas Fires Barrage Moments Before Ceasefire

Hamas fires a barrage of rockets just minutes before midnight, when a new 72-hour ceasefire took effect.Elad Benari, 11/08/2014 00:28
UN Chief Condemns Rocket Attacks

UN Chief Condemns Rocket Attacks

UN chief Ban Ki-moon expresses "deep disappointment" over the failure to extend the 72-hour truce, says it is "absolutely essential".Elad Benari, Canada, 08/08/2014 21:25
Terrorists Fire Rockets Towards South and Center

Terrorists Fire Rockets Towards South and Center

Sirens heard in Eshkol, Ashdod and Tel Aviv. Iron Dome intercepts three rockets.Elad Benari, 29/07/2014 03:06
Will Grandma Make it to the Safe Room?

Will Grandma Make it to the Safe Room?

Foreign Ministry video demonstrates the reality that Israelis face every day, sometimes ten times a day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2014 00:16
EU Strongly Condemns Rocket Fire

EU Strongly Condemns Rocket Fire

Israel pleased as EU takes strong stance on Hamas’ rocket fire, use of civilian shields.Shlomo Pyoterkovsky, M. Miskin, 22/07/2014 22:33
Man Killed, Baby Wounded in Rocket Attack

Man Killed, Baby Wounded in Rocket Attack

Bedouin man killed, baby seriously wounded in rocket attack on Bedouin village.Maayana Miskin, 20/07/2014 11:03
EU Urges Israel to 'Act Proportionately' in Gaza

EU Urges Israel to 'Act Proportionately' in Gaza

EU condemns firing of rockets from Gaza but also what it calls "the indiscriminate targeting of civilians."AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/07/2014 05:15
After Rocket Salvo, Hamas Agrees to UN Ceasefire

After Rocket Salvo, Hamas Agrees to UN Ceasefire

Hamas agrees to temporary humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza, but not before firing another salvo of rockets towards Israel.Elad Benari, 17/07/2014 02:13
American Jewish Leaders Visit Israel

American Jewish Leaders Visit Israel

Group of 30 prominent American Jewish leaders visit Israel, meet with residents who have been affected by the endless rocket attacks.Hezki Baruch, 16/07/2014 05:13
Terrorists Fire Rockets at Kiryat Gat

Terrorists Fire Rockets at Kiryat Gat

Three rockets fired from Gaza intercepted by Iron Dome over Kiryat Gat, south of Tel Aviv.Elad Benari, 15/07/2014 23:30
PM: Israel Expects Full Support from World Leaders

PM: Israel Expects Full Support from World Leaders

Speaking at a press conference with German foreign minister, PM says Hamas rejection of ceasefire leaves Israel with only one option.Ari Soffer, 15/07/2014 16:49
2 Rockets from Lebanon Explode in Galilee

2 Rockets from Lebanon Explode in Galilee

Two rockets from southern Lebanon hit open regions in the western Galilee. IDF responds with artillery fire.Elad Benari, 14/07/2014 23:25
Watch: 'Rocket Alert' in US Church

Watch: 'Rocket Alert' in US Church

African-American Congregation of Zion church found a powerful way to show solidarity with rocket-stricken Israeli communities.Ari Soffer, 13/07/2014 15:22
IDF Gets New Iron Dome Battery

IDF Gets New Iron Dome Battery

The IDF receives an eighth Iron Dome battery which will improve Israel’s ability to defend residents from rocket attacks.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/07/2014 23:51
Rocket Hits Be'er Sheva Home, One Injured

Rocket Hits Be'er Sheva Home, One Injured

Rocket fired from Gaza hits a home in Be’er Sheva, injuring one and causing extensive damage to the building.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/07/2014 21:45
Tel Aviv Targeted; Islamic Jihad Claims Attack

Tel Aviv Targeted; Islamic Jihad Claims Attack

Iron Dome intercepts Gaza rockets fired at Tel Aviv and Ashdod. Islamic Jihad claims it targeted PM Netanyahu in Tel Aviv attack.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/07/2014 20:29
Likud MK: Cut Off Electricity Supply to Gaza

Likud MK: Cut Off Electricity Supply to Gaza

MK Carmel Shama-Hacohen says Israel should cut off the electricity to Gaza for one day after each rocket attack.Ido Ben Porat and Elad Benari, 11/07/2014 05:44
Sirens Heard in Haifa and Carmel Coast Region

Sirens Heard in Haifa and Carmel Coast Region

Sirens heard in Haifa and throughout the northern Israeli coast. Hamas claims to have fired a missile towards the area.Elad Benari, 11/07/2014 04:54
Watch: Iron Dome Intercepts Missile Over Ashdod

Watch: Iron Dome Intercepts Missile Over Ashdod

Video shows the Iron Dome anti-missile system shooting down a missile that was headed towards a populated area.Elad Benari, 11/07/2014 03:15
Kerry Urges Netanyahu, Abbas to Exercise Restraint

Kerry Urges Netanyahu, Abbas to Exercise Restraint

Secretary of State holding talks with Mideast leaders in a bid to halt escalating violence.Elad Benari, 10/07/2014 03:43
Gaza is 'on a Knife Edge', Warns UN Chief

Gaza is 'on a Knife Edge', Warns UN Chief

The Middle East faces one of its most serious challenges in years, says Ban Ki-moon amid tension between Gaza and Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/07/2014 03:12
Terrorists Fire 40 Rockets Towards Southern Israel

Terrorists Fire 40 Rockets Towards Southern Israel

Terrorists from Gaza fire a salvo of at least 40 rockets in 20 minutes. Six of them intercepted by Iron Dome.Elad Benari, 10/07/2014 00:11
Watch: Gaza Rockets Interrupt Wedding in Ashdod

Watch: Gaza Rockets Interrupt Wedding in Ashdod

Gaza terrorists attack Ashdod in the middle of a wedding ceremony, sending the guests running for shelter.Elad Benari, 09/07/2014 05:44
Bennett: We'll Do Everything to Defend Our People

Bennett: We'll Do Everything to Defend Our People

“We’re at the forefront of the free world and we’re going to do everything to protect our people,” says Jewish Home head in TV interview.Elad Benari, 09/07/2014 03:43
EU Urges 'Maximum Restraint'

EU Urges 'Maximum Restraint'

European Union condemns rocket fire from Gaza and expresses concern over the civilian casualties in Israel’s airstrikes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/07/2014 02:14
Israel to Security Council: Condemn Hamas

Israel to Security Council: Condemn Hamas

Israel’s ambassador to the United Nations says it's time to condemn Hamas’s indiscriminate attacks against millions of Israelis.Elad Benari, 08/07/2014 04:45
Hamas Warns Israel: You Will Pay a Heavy Price

Hamas Warns Israel: You Will Pay a Heavy Price

Hamas spokesman says rocket attacks are a natural response to “Israeli aggression.”Elad Benari, 08/07/2014 03:16
Officials: Rocket Fire Could Reach Tel Aviv

Officials: Rocket Fire Could Reach Tel Aviv

Residents of Beersheva and Ashdod have been asked to limit public gatherings and prepare bomb shelters.Yaakov Levi, 07/07/2014 20:36
Escalation? IDF Armor, Infantry Gather Near Gaza

Escalation? IDF Armor, Infantry Gather Near Gaza

Seven Hamas terrorists dead and two missing in 14 IDF strikes. Terrorists fire anti-tank missile at IDF.AFP and Arutz Sheva, 07/07/2014 13:51
Third Airstrike of the Night Hits 5 Gaza Targets

Third Airstrike of the Night Hits 5 Gaza Targets

Israeli aircraft hit five concealed rocket launchers in northern Gaza, the third Israeli airstrike in one night.Elad Benari, 07/07/2014 04:46
Norway Calls 'Occupier' Israel to Show Restraint

Norway Calls 'Occupier' Israel to Show Restraint

Norway’s Foreign Minister warns against an escalation between Israel and the PA, says Israel has responsibility to show restraint.Elad Benari, Canada, 05/07/2014 01:05
Six More Rockets Hit Southern Israel

Six More Rockets Hit Southern Israel

At least six rockets explode in the Eshkol Regional Council, bringing Friday's total of rockets fired to more than 20.Elad Benari, Canada, 04/07/2014 22:29
Gaza Rocket Fire Continues Amid Ceasefire Rumors

Gaza Rocket Fire Continues Amid Ceasefire Rumors

While Egypt is reportedly working on a ceasefire agreement, Gaza terrorists fire 17 rockets on Israelis.Elad Benari, Canada, 04/07/2014 20:23
Sderot Resident Pessimistic Rocket Fire Will End

Sderot Resident Pessimistic Rocket Fire Will End

Sderot resident whose home was directly hit by a mortar shell: It remains a dream that the rocket fire will stop.Hezki Baruch, 04/07/2014 04:42
Building Damaged in Sderot Rocket Attack

Building Damaged in Sderot Rocket Attack

Residents of southern Israel were subjected to nearly continuous rocket attacks by Gaza Arab terroristsYaakov Levi, 03/07/2014 07:43
Netanyahu: Israel Ready to Expand Gaza Operations

Netanyahu: Israel Ready to Expand Gaza Operations

Prime Minister tells cabinet meeting strikes on terrorists in Gaza will be escalated if need be; comes after spike in rocket attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 29/06/2014 15:38
Yaalon: Residents of South Show Great Bravery

Yaalon: Residents of South Show Great Bravery

Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon praised leaders and residents of southern Israel for their patience in the wake of ongoing rocket attacks.Yaakov Levi, 29/06/2014 07:53
Gaza Terrorists Fire 3 Rockets at Southern Israel

Gaza Terrorists Fire 3 Rockets at Southern Israel

Three rockets fired from Gaza explode in the Eshkol Regional Council in southern Israel. No one hurt.Elad Benari, Canada, 27/06/2014 21:58
IAF Strikes in Gaza After Rocket Attack

IAF Strikes in Gaza After Rocket Attack

IAF hits several terrorist targets in Gaza, hours after a rocket damaged a building in southern Israel.Elad Benari, 19/06/2014 01:27
IAF Strikes in Gaza After Attack on Ashkelon

IAF Strikes in Gaza After Attack on Ashkelon

IAF targets several sites in Gaza, hours after Iron Dome intercepts rockets fired toward Ashkelon.Elad Benari, 16/06/2014 03:16
U.S.: Not Much Abbas Can Do About Rockets

U.S.: Not Much Abbas Can Do About Rockets

State Department condemns rocket fire from Gaza, but says Abbas cannot do much to stop the attacks despite pact with Hamas.Elad Benari, 12/06/2014 02:15
IAF Strikes Gaza Terror Targets

IAF Strikes Gaza Terror Targets

IAF aircraft hit two terror targets in Gaza, hours after a rocket hit the Eshkol Regional Council in southern Israel.Elad Benari, 02/06/2014 04:52
Iron Dome To Receive Numerous Improvements

Iron Dome To Receive Numerous Improvements

Rafael officials reveal 'hardware and software improvements' for missile defense system that has success rate over 80%.Ari Yashar, 18/04/2014 14:27
IAF Strikes Terror Targets in Gaza

IAF Strikes Terror Targets in Gaza

IAF aircraft hit five terror targets in Gaza, in retaliation for recent rocket attacks.Elad Benari, 06/04/2014 04:07
We Don't Want an Escalation, Claims Islamic Jihad

We Don't Want an Escalation, Claims Islamic Jihad

Islamic Jihad leader claims his group is still committed to 2012 ceasefire, but will fight Israel if necessary.Elad Benari and Dalit Halevi, 16/03/2014 05:00
Chief Rabbi Lau Visits Sderot Amid Rockets

Chief Rabbi Lau Visits Sderot Amid Rockets

Undeterred by the rocket barrage, Rabbi Lau expresses support for residents and soldiers, sends wishes of joy for Purim.Ari Yashar, 14/03/2014 14:15
Another Rocket From Gaza Further Breaks 'Truce'

Another Rocket From Gaza Further Breaks 'Truce'

Rockets continue Friday morning after Islamic Jihad claims Egyptian-brokered truce Thursday afternoon.Ari Yashar, 14/03/2014 12:39
Egypt Ignores Hamas, Talks with Islamic Jihad

Egypt Ignores Hamas, Talks with Islamic Jihad

Hamas fumes upon discovering that Egypt contacted the Islamic Jihad directly to broker a ceasefire with Israel.Elad Benari, 14/03/2014 04:12
IAF Hits Seven Gaza Terror Targets

IAF Hits Seven Gaza Terror Targets

IAF aircraft hit seven terror targets in Gaza after rocket attacks continue despite "ceasefire."Elad Benari, 14/03/2014 00:42
Eight More Rockets Hit Israel's South

Eight More Rockets Hit Israel's South

Rocket barrage continues Thursday night despite Islamic Jihad claims of 'ceasefire.'Ari Yashar, 13/03/2014 22:02
Gaza Professors Say Hamas Wants Attention, Not War

Gaza Professors Say Hamas Wants Attention, Not War

Islamic Jihad rocket barrage had Hamas backing, say local professors, possible move against isolation from Egypt.Ari Yashar, 13/03/2014 20:19
Two Rockets Hit South of Ashkelon; No One Hurt

Two Rockets Hit South of Ashkelon; No One Hurt

Israel denies Islamic Jihad claims of Egyptian-brokered ceasefire. More terror rockets fired at southern Israel, after IAF strikes.Maayana Miskin, 13/03/2014 14:42
Hamas Will get ‘Fire for Fire,’ Peres Warns

Hamas Will get ‘Fire for Fire,’ Peres Warns

President Shimon Peres says IDF was right to hit terror targets, warns that Hamas will get ‘fire for fire.’Maayana Miskin, 13/03/2014 12:34
Rocket Fire on Ashdod, Ashkelon

Rocket Fire on Ashdod, Ashkelon

Sirens sound in Ashdod, Ashkelon, Sderot as terrorists resume fire on southern Israel.Maayana Miskin, 13/03/2014 10:35