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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
Bennett: 'Security isn't achieved by barricading behind walls'

Bennett: 'Security isn't achieved by barricading behind walls'

'We already see an enemy that cannot reach through land, comes through air (as with incendiary balloons) and if not, then in another way.'Mordechai Sones, 20/10/2020 21:36
Hamas fires rockets into sea in 'message' to Israel

Hamas fires rockets into sea in 'message' to Israel

Gaza terrorists fire at least eight rockets into the Mediterranean as a warning message to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 10/08/2020 13:41
Miracle in Sderot: Gaza rocket shot down before hitting the city

Miracle in Sderot: Gaza rocket shot down before hitting the city

Gaza rocket fire targets southern Israel town while locals visit drive-in movie theater. Iron Dome missile defense system shoots it down.Kobi Finkler, 02/08/2020 22:57
Gantz: Coronavirus crisis will last at least another year

Gantz: Coronavirus crisis will last at least another year

Defense Minister Benny Gantz visits future site of IDF intelligence directorate base, warns Hamas against further rocket attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/07/2020 12:01
Gaza terrorists fire 3 rockets at southern Israel

Gaza terrorists fire 3 rockets at southern Israel

Three rockets fired from Gaza Strip into southern Israel. Two projectiles exploded in open areas; the third was intercepted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/07/2020 20:20
Reaction to rocket fire: Erez Crossing closed

Reaction to rocket fire: Erez Crossing closed

Security establishment stops entry of Gaza merchants into Israel and reduce fishing area in Gaza in response to rocket fire at Israel.Mordechai Sones, 24/02/2020 18:26
22 Rockets fired into Israeli territory from Gaza

22 Rockets fired into Israeli territory from Gaza

Terrorists launch rockets at Israeli towns in latest escalation on Israel-Gaza border. Iron Dome intercepts 10 rockets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/02/2020 17:55
IDF hits Hamas position in Gaza after rocket hits southern Israel

IDF hits Hamas position in Gaza after rocket hits southern Israel

Hamas terrorists open fire on Israeli drone aircraft over Gaza after IDF retaliates for rocket strike on southern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/01/2020 21:42
Four wounded in rocket attack on Iraqi air base

Four wounded in rocket attack on Iraqi air base

Four members of Iraq’s military wounded in rocket attack targeting Baghdad air base where American trainers are present.Elad Benari, 12/01/2020 23:59
Would England have indicted Churchill during the Blitz?

Would England have indicted Churchill during the Blitz?

Would England have indicted Winston Churchill for “whatever,” and taken him out as the Defender of the Free World during the Blitz?  Of course not!  Mark Langfan, 02/12/2019 12:00
Sderot Mayor demands strong, firm response

Sderot Mayor demands strong, firm response

Sderot Mayor to PM: 'What will you do tonight so our children will sleep peacefully and terrorists who shoot at them will be eliminated?'Mordechai Sones, 26/11/2019 22:26
IDF tanks attack Islamic Jihad targets in Gaza

IDF tanks attack Islamic Jihad targets in Gaza

Israeli response to firing of dozens of rockets from Gaza continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2019 15:36
1 dead after Gaza rocket hits Israeli house

1 dead after Gaza rocket hits Israeli house

Home in coastal city of Ashdod hit after dozens of rockets launched from Gaza Strip. One person killed in attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/05/2019 20:25
Israeli man killed after rocket hits car

Israeli man killed after rocket hits car

Rocket fired from Gaza Strip hits Israeli car, killing 60-year-old man.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/05/2019 18:31
Over 600 rockets fired at Israel

Over 600 rockets fired at Israel

'Hamas and its people will be subject to targeted assassinations whenever we want and decide,' a senior Israeli Air Force official says.Kobi Finkler, 05/05/2019 17:48
Rocket from Gaza lands in sea near Ashdod

Rocket from Gaza lands in sea near Ashdod

IDF confirms a rocket was launched from Gaza and did not cause injuries or damage.Kobi Finkler, 29/04/2019 23:13
Poll: Israel's response to Gaza attacks was too soft

Poll: Israel's response to Gaza attacks was too soft

Majority of Israelis says IDF's response to rocket fire from Gaza wasn't strong enough, with just 3% calling reprisals 'too harsh'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/03/2019 09:30
'How do you wake up in the morning?'

'How do you wake up in the morning?'

Amid attacks from Gaza Strip, many Israelis forced to trade in their usual morning routines for emergency runs to bomb shelters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/03/2019 14:15
Iran ordered rocket attack, aimed to hurt Netanyahu in election

Iran ordered rocket attack, aimed to hurt Netanyahu in election

Senior officials in Gaza and Egypt now say rocket attack on central Israel was ordered by Iran, with aim of hurting Netanyahu in electionDavid Rosenberg, 26/03/2019 12:42
Hamas vows to act against those responsible for rocket attack

Hamas vows to act against those responsible for rocket attack

Hamas says rocket fire on central Israel was carried out without consent of Arab factions.Elad Benari, 15/03/2019 00:00
Gaza rocket explodes in southern Israel

Gaza rocket explodes in southern Israel

Rocket from Gaza explodes in open area in Eshkol Regional Council. No injuries or damages reported.Elad Benari, Canada, 08/03/2019 20:27
IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

Israeli warplanes and military aircraft attack Hamas military compound in retaliation for firing of explosive balloons and rockets.Elad Benari, 07/03/2019 03:51
Rocket war on first day as commander

Rocket war on first day as commander

Iron Dome commander whose fighters intercepted rockets Friday talks about tension when they intercepted rockets on his 1st day in command.Mordechai Sones, 28/10/2018 11:53
Islamic Jihad says it reached cease fire following rocket fire

Islamic Jihad says it reached cease fire following rocket fire

Terror group says it has reached understandings with Israel following Friday's rocket barrage.Tzvi Lev, 27/10/2018 20:22
Report shows cabinet face-off between Liberman, Katz

Report shows cabinet face-off between Liberman, Katz

Liberman attacked by ministers during Wednesday's security cabinet meeting for not having operational plan, pandering to right-wing base.Tzvi Lev, 18/10/2018 22:50
Gaza area residents protest in Tel Aviv

Gaza area residents protest in Tel Aviv

Residents of communities near Gaza border demonstrate at Rabin Square against the current security situation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/08/2018 05:17
State Department: Israel has a right to defend itself

State Department: Israel has a right to defend itself

State Department spokeswoman says U.S. concerned by situation in Gaza but says Israel has the right to defend itself from rocket attacks.Elad Benari, 10/08/2018 03:06
IDF attacks more than 140 Hamas targets

IDF attacks more than 140 Hamas targets

More than 150 rockets launched at southern Israel. Woman seriously injured by rocket in Eshkol.Elad Benari, 09/08/2018 06:50
IAF attacks vehicle used by Gaza terror squad

IAF attacks vehicle used by Gaza terror squad

Gaza terrorists fire at least 70 rockets at southern Israel. IAF attacks vehicle of terrorist squad.Elad Benari, 09/08/2018 04:08
UN envoy concerned by rocket attacks

UN envoy concerned by rocket attacks

UN envoy Nickolay Mladenov expresses concern over the latest escalation in Gaza, warns against deterioration in the situation.Elad Benari, 09/08/2018 02:16
Gaza terrorists fire 3 rockets at southern Israel

Gaza terrorists fire 3 rockets at southern Israel

Iron Dome intercepts two rockets fired from Gaza at southern Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 20/07/2018 20:59
'The clock is ticking and not necessarily in our favor"

'The clock is ticking and not necessarily in our favor"

Former commander of IDF’s Gaza Division says Hamas is controlling the situation and Israel must decide how to act.Elad Benari, 18/07/2018 05:44
Greenblatt: Hamas is hurting everyone

Greenblatt: Hamas is hurting everyone

Trump envoy criticizes Hamas for carrying out attacks against Israel while failing to invest resources in Gazans.Elad Benari, 18/07/2018 02:06
Hazan criticizes the government: Stop accepting terrorism

Hazan criticizes the government: Stop accepting terrorism

Likud MK: The government needs to go to the south, look the residents in the eye and give them answers.Ben Ariel, 16/07/2018 02:05
Livni: Pressure Hamas just like we pressure Iran

Livni: Pressure Hamas just like we pressure Iran

MK Livni criticizes government's conduct regarding Hamas.Elad Benari, 16/07/2018 01:06
Greenblatt to Hamas: Try peace

Greenblatt to Hamas: Try peace

Trump’s Special Representative for International Negotiations rips Hamas for organizing border protests and firing rockets at Israel.Elad Benari, 16/07/2018 00:07
Iron Dome intercepts Gaza rocket

Iron Dome intercepts Gaza rocket

Hours after Hamas and Islamic Jihad declare a ceasefire, two more rockets fired at Israel.Elad Benari, 15/07/2018 05:01
Gaza terror organizations: We will respond by force

Gaza terror organizations: We will respond by force

Gaza organizations threaten to exact revenge against any IDF attack on Gaza.Dalit Halevi, 21/06/2018 00:38
Hamas rocket lands next to Israeli kindergarten

Hamas rocket lands next to Israeli kindergarten

Rocket found next to kindergarten in southern Israel following overnight attacks. 'A matter of luck' that no one was hurt, says IDF.David Rosenberg, 20/06/2018 11:26
Austria condemns rocket attacks on Israel

Austria condemns rocket attacks on Israel

Austrian government spokesman says rocket fire from Gaza must stop immediately.Elad Benari, 30/05/2018 05:37
Cruz: I unequivocally stand with Israel

Cruz: I unequivocally stand with Israel

Senator Ted Cruz condemns rocket and mortar attacks on Israel, says Hamas and other terror groups in Gaza must be defeated.Elad Benari, 30/05/2018 04:35
IDF attacks 65 targets in Gaza

IDF attacks 65 targets in Gaza

Israel Air Force attacks 65 targets belonging to Hamas in Gaza. Iron Dome intercepts rockets over southern Israel.Elad Benari, 30/05/2018 04:05
UN Security Council to discuss Gaza rocket attacks

UN Security Council to discuss Gaza rocket attacks

UN Security Council to meet Wednesday and discuss Gaza at the request of the United States.Ben Ariel, 30/05/2018 02:16
Rocket fired at Netivot, IDF attacks in Gaza following barrage

Rocket fired at Netivot, IDF attacks in Gaza following barrage

IDF attacks terrorist targets in Gaza hours after barrage of 80 rockets and mortars.Elad Benari, 30/05/2018 00:58
EU condemns rocket fire on Israel

EU condemns rocket fire on Israel

European Union says rocket and mortar fire from Gaza must stop immediately, calls for de-escalation of the situation.Elad Benari, 30/05/2018 00:37
Islamic Jihad claims agreement reached on ceasefire

Islamic Jihad claims agreement reached on ceasefire

Islamic Jihad says understandings on ceasefire in Gaza have been reached following Egyptian-led contacts. Israeli official denies.Elad Benari, 29/05/2018 23:06
Mortar shell explodes next to Israeli kindergarten

Mortar shell explodes next to Israeli kindergarten

Terrorists from Gaza fire barrage of 28 mortar shells at southern Israel. One of the shells exploded near a kindergarten.Elad Benari, 29/05/2018 08:57
'Don't preach to us'

'Don't preach to us'

Education Minister Naftali Bennett slams Israel's 'armchair critics' following wave of mortar attacks on Israeli towns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/05/2018 08:28
'A bullet should be treated like a rocket'

'A bullet should be treated like a rocket'

Local council heads in the Gaza Belt demand government action after bullets hit buildings and vehicles in Sderot.Elad Benari, 29/05/2018 01:03
IDF attacks underground infrastructure in Gaza

IDF attacks underground infrastructure in Gaza

IDF fighter jets attack underground infrastructure in retaliation for rocket fire on southern Israel.Elad Benari, 19/02/2018 04:54
Trump's envoy blasts 'cowardly' Hamas

Trump's envoy blasts 'cowardly' Hamas

Jason Greenblatt condemns Hamas in the wake of the latest attacks on Israel.Elad Benari, 18/02/2018 23:36
Rocket from Gaza explodes in southern Israel

Rocket from Gaza explodes in southern Israel

Terrorists from Gaza fire a rocket toward an open area in the Shaar Hanegev Regional Council. No injuries or damages.Elad Benari, 18/02/2018 23:20
IDF attacks additional Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF attacks additional Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF says it attacked additional Hamas targets in Gaza. Sirens heard in Ashkelon and Sderot were false alarms.Elad Benari, 18/02/2018 04:20
Gaza terrorists fire rocket at southern Israel

Gaza terrorists fire rocket at southern Israel

Terrorists fire rocket at Shaar Hanegev region, disturbing calm of the Sabbath. No injuries or damages.Elad Benari, Canada, 02/02/2018 21:49
IAF attacks Hamas post in Gaza

IAF attacks Hamas post in Gaza

Israel Air Force hits observation post belonging to Hamas in northern Gaza in retaliation for earlier rocket fire directed at Israel.Elad Benari, 02/02/2018 02:47
Gaza terrorists fire rocket at Israel

Gaza terrorists fire rocket at Israel

Rocket fired from Gaza explodes near border fence. No injuries or damages reported.Elad Benari, 01/02/2018 23:35