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Sderot Mayor: The government doesn't really want to defeat Hamas

Sderot Mayor: The government doesn't really want to defeat Hamas

Sderot Mayor Alon Davidi blasts Cabinet's decision to declare a ceasefire in Gaza.Ben Ariel, 21/05/2021 05:37
Direct hit on Sderot house, man injured

Direct hit on Sderot house, man injured

72-year-old man moderately hurt in direct rocket strike on house in Sderot. Gantz orders increased rate of attacks in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/05/2021 20:35
Sderot: 7 injured, five-year-old killed

Sderot: 7 injured, five-year-old killed

Sirens heard across Gaza Envelope and central Israel. 7 injured in Sderot due to direct hit on home. Five-year-old boy dies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 23:30
Gaza terrorists fire three rockets at southern Israel

Gaza terrorists fire three rockets at southern Israel

IDF confirms that two of the rockets were intercepted by the Iron Dome system, and a third exploded in Gazan territory.Elad Benari, 26/04/2021 03:51
Alon Davidi: 'It's not enough to survive crisis, we need to think ahead'

Alon Davidi: 'It's not enough to survive crisis, we need to think ahead'

Sderot mayor talks about decision to join Bennett: 'You see utter chaos at national level and you choke; we must provide hope after crisis.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2021 07:49
Yeshiva students protest in Sderot: 'We are the Hilltop Youth'

Yeshiva students protest in Sderot: 'We are the Hilltop Youth'

Students, rabbis of Sderot yeshiva protest death of Ahuvya Sandak during police chase. 'How can you sit still when this is the method?'Yehonatan Gottlieb, 23/12/2020 16:02
Standing with our Jewish Sisters in Southern Israel

Standing with our Jewish Sisters in Southern Israel

As we try to listen to the praise for the Abraham Accords signing, we hear instead the sound of the rockets launched at Sderot.Op-edTamar Adelstein, 16/09/2020 09:20
Mayor of Sderot Alon Davidi attacks government: 'Gaza terrorists walk around freely'

Mayor of Sderot Alon Davidi attacks government: 'Gaza terrorists walk around freely'

"During a week when everyone's been talking about peace for peace it's not at all clear to me which world we are talking about" Davidi said.Yehoshua Siskin, 21/08/2020 17:07
'We will not condone terrorism from Gaza'

'We will not condone terrorism from Gaza'

Public Security Minister visits Sderot: In the coming days we will know whether we are facing a broader escalation or a hiatus.Hezki Baruch, 17/08/2020 05:02
The Daily Portion / Far away from the spotlight: Two great men

The Daily Portion / Far away from the spotlight: Two great men

One does not have to be famous to leave your imprint on this earth.Sivan Rahav-Meir, 12/08/2020 16:00
From morning: Incendiary balloons ignite 60 fires

From morning: Incendiary balloons ignite 60 fires

One of the fires broke out near the Mekorot facility. Firefighters gained control of all fires.Mordechai Sones, 11/08/2020 19:11
Sderot hero reunites with Man who saved his life 12 years ago

Sderot hero reunites with Man who saved his life 12 years ago

A water ski accident left him unconscious, not breathing, and without a pulse. 12 years later, he tracked down the man who saved his life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/08/2020 11:44
Defense Ministry prepares for 2nd coronavirus wave

Defense Ministry prepares for 2nd coronavirus wave

New production line for N95 masks in Sderot to produce up to 2 million masks per month.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2020 11:56
Bring Trump up the hill

Bring Trump up the hill

I highly doubt the plan was examined by seasoned military personnel who presented POTUS with the enormous security failures inherent in it.Lt Col (res.) Yaron Buskila, 04/06/2020 13:13
Sderot: Holocaust survivor found dead

Sderot: Holocaust survivor found dead

Paramedics say 90-year-old woman slipped and fell in her house and died after no one heard her cries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/05/2020 11:46
The corona pandemic and peace in the Middle East

The corona pandemic and peace in the Middle East

What the coronavirus pandemic teaches about the hope for peace between Israel and Iran, Israel and the PA or Hamas.Rabbi Abraham Cooper and Rabbi Marvin Hier, 04/04/2020 21:00
Mayor of Sderot: Gantz, get your act together

Mayor of Sderot: Gantz, get your act together

Sderot Mayor Alon Davidi urges Blue and White chairman not to enter government with Joint List.Hezki Baruch, 08/03/2020 06:22
Help support the Yeshiva in the Southern city of Sderot

Help support the Yeshiva in the Southern city of Sderot

Yeshiva students in Sderot continue to learn even as rockets fall on their city. Help support and protect them.Yeshivat Sderot, 26/02/2020 20:14
Former Sderot Mayor Eli Moyal passes away

Former Sderot Mayor Eli Moyal passes away

Former Sderot Mayor Eli Moyal passes away at 67. He will be brought to rest on Wednesday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/02/2020 23:23
Rocket falls in Sderot playground, causing damage

Rocket falls in Sderot playground, causing damage

'We will rebuild the playground, it'll be the most beautiful in the city,' hesder yeshiva dean promises.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/02/2020 13:34
Shaked: Likud, haredi parties won't strengthen Jewish identity

Shaked: Likud, haredi parties won't strengthen Jewish identity

Yamina MK Ayelet Shaked visits Sderot, says only strong Yamina party can prevent establishment of terror state within Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/02/2020 17:21
Terrorists fire barrage of rockets on southern Israel

Terrorists fire barrage of rockets on southern Israel

Iron Dome intercepts rocket over Sderot. Sirens also sounded in Eshkol. Eight rockets have been fired at the south since Thursday.Elad Benari, Canada, 31/01/2020 23:24
​Terror balloons reach Sderot​

​Terror balloons reach Sderot​

Israeli police ​forces were rushed to a public park in the southern city of Sderot as residents noticed a suspicious bundle of balloonsArutz Sheva, 18/01/2020 18:09
'You took the Qassam and turned it into a source of light'

'You took the Qassam and turned it into a source of light'

Knesset Speaker, Chief Rabbi take part in Hanukkah event at Sderot Hesder Yeshiva.Hezki Baruch, 25/12/2019 04:01
Rocket from Gaza fired toward southern Israel

Rocket from Gaza fired toward southern Israel

Rocket from Gaza fired at Sderot, intercepted by Iron Dome. IDF attacks Hamas weapons production site.Elad Benari, 19/12/2019 06:50
Largest menorah in Israel is inaugurated in Sderot

Largest menorah in Israel is inaugurated in Sderot

Giant 40-foot Hanukkah menorah inaugurated in Sderot, after being donated by Dutch Christians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/12/2019 11:26
'We will take action in Gaza when the time is right'

'We will take action in Gaza when the time is right'

Day after rockets fired from Gaza at Israel, Defense Minister visits border town of Sderot. 'We need to move from defense to offense.'Kobi Finkler, 08/12/2019 19:55
Sderot: Youth rejoice in spite of rocket attack

Sderot: Youth rejoice in spite of rocket attack

Rockets interrupt Bnei Akiva youth event. Mayor: 'Sderot youth are stronger than everything, we will not be broken.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/12/2019 21:58
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
Rocket barrage at Gaza area communities

Rocket barrage at Gaza area communities

Two rockets launched this evening from Gaza toward Israeli territory; Iron Dome intercepts one. Woman injured on way to protected area.Mordechai Sones, 26/11/2019 21:33
Rocket attacks continue, even after ceasefire

Rocket attacks continue, even after ceasefire

Two rockets fired Thursday evening from Gaza, despite ceasefire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/11/2019 22:59
Under siege: Sderot woman invites news crew for meal

Under siege: Sderot woman invites news crew for meal

Elderly woman sees news crew outside her home covering rocket attacks on Sderot, invites them to home-cooked meal.Gary Willig, 14/11/2019 16:02
Gantz: End campaign with strong deterrence

Gantz: End campaign with strong deterrence

Blue and White chair tours Gaza periphery, backs PM in actions against terrorists, but won't connect unity gov't to security situation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/11/2019 20:41
Funeral under fire held in Sderot

Funeral under fire held in Sderot

As Gaza rockets force millions of Israelis into bomb shelters, United Hatzalah helps bury resident of Gaza-area town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/11/2019 15:10
Over 190 rockets, over 190 reasons to say no to a Palestinian state

Over 190 rockets, over 190 reasons to say no to a Palestinian state

Does anyone remember that the Left believed Israel's one-sided disengagement from Gaza would set the precedent for expulsions from Judea and Samaria (aka West Bank)? Moshe Phillips, 13/11/2019 07:54
Netivot home hit: 'Miracle - not sure we'd get to shelter'

Netivot home hit: 'Miracle - not sure we'd get to shelter'

Batsheva Haddad's home suffers direct rocket hit. She and family entered protected space on time and were saved.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2019 20:18
Watch: Direct hit to house in Sderot

Watch: Direct hit to house in Sderot

Additionally, 3 in Ashkelon injured from rocket attacks - 2 who suffered from shock, 1 injured while running to bomb shelter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2019 08:21
Rabbi Peretz: Respond to the rocket fire more aggressively

Rabbi Peretz: Respond to the rocket fire more aggressively

Education Minister visits Sderot, meets with residents whose home was hit by a rocket.Hezki Baruch, 06/11/2019 05:20
Sderot Mayor: Israel gives immunity to terrorists

Sderot Mayor: Israel gives immunity to terrorists

Mayor Alon Davidi responds to escalation on the Gaza border: We demand eliminations of terrorists and a military operation.Shimon Cohen, 05/11/2019 05:36
Sderot Mayor: A broad military operation is needed

Sderot Mayor: A broad military operation is needed

Sderot Mayor calls on Israeli leadership to unite and bring an end to the rocket fire on southern Israel.Hezki Baruch, 03/11/2019 04:38
Sderot resident: 'We saw fire, everything was white'

Sderot resident: 'We saw fire, everything was white'

'We ran to the safe room and then we heard a big boom,' a Sderot resident whose house was hit by a rocket said. 'We didn't sleep all night.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/11/2019 22:37
Gaza rocket hits Sderot home

Gaza rocket hits Sderot home

Gaza terrorists fire barrage of at least 10 rockets on southern Israel. One rocket hits Sderot home, damaging it.Elad Benari, Canada, 01/11/2019 22:21
Watch: Yeshiva students dance with emotion after Yom Kippur

Watch: Yeshiva students dance with emotion after Yom Kippur

Rabbis and students at Sderot hesder yeshiva conclude Yom Kippur prayers with emotion-filled dancing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2019 08:25
'Jews will forever remain in Land of Israel'

'Jews will forever remain in Land of Israel'

US Ambassador David Friedman participates in inauguration of new Sderot building: 'They ask what I love about Israel; I answer: everything.'Yoni Kempinski, 10/09/2019 16:25
Dutch Christians donate Europe’s largest menorah to Sderot

Dutch Christians donate Europe’s largest menorah to Sderot

Dutch Zionists send giant Hannukah menorah to rocket-battered city of Sderot in southern Israel.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 09/09/2019 14:06
Five rockets fired at Israel, IDF attacks in Gaza

Five rockets fired at Israel, IDF attacks in Gaza

Gaza terrorists fire five rockets at southern Israel, one explodes in Sderot. IDF attacks Hamas targets in retaliation.Elad Benari, Canada, 07/09/2019 00:43
'Large military operation needed to eliminate Hamas'

'Large military operation needed to eliminate Hamas'

Sderot Mayor Alon Davidi responds to rocket fire on southern Israel over the weekend. 'Only force can stop Hamas.Gary Willig, 18/08/2019 07:52
'I heard a boom and discovered the rocket parts'

'I heard a boom and discovered the rocket parts'

Itzik Twito, a resident of Sderot for the past 40 years, was in the protected space when three rockets were fired towards his city.Ben Ariel, 18/08/2019 05:02
Iron Dome intercepts rocket fired from Gaza

Iron Dome intercepts rocket fired from Gaza

Sirens sounded in Sderot and nearby Israeli communities. Iron Dome intercepts one rocket.Elad Benari, Canada, 16/08/2019 21:20
IDF prepares hi-rise evac plan to foil Hamas missile capability

IDF prepares hi-rise evac plan to foil Hamas missile capability

Suspicion of anti-tank fire from Gaza sparks evacuation plan for Sderot residents on upper floors of tall buildings exposed to direct fire.Mordechai Sones, 09/07/2019 22:30
Surviving a direct rocket hit

Surviving a direct rocket hit

Rabbi Dovid Fendel, head of the Hesder Yeshiva in Sderot, says that the reality under the constant threat of rocket fire is unacceptable.The Land Of Israel Network, 19/06/2019 20:39
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
IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF warplanes and aircraft attack a number of targets in Gaza in retaliation for rocket attack on Sderot.Elad Benari, 14/06/2019 03:52
'A miracle happened to us, the enemy will not win'

'A miracle happened to us, the enemy will not win'

Head of hesder yeshiva in Sderot: They build tunnels and we build parks and yeshivas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/06/2019 01:09
Rocket strikes yeshiva in Sderot

Rocket strikes yeshiva in Sderot

Red alert in southern Israel as rocket scores direct hit on Hesder yeshiva building.Gary Willig, 13/06/2019 21:02
It's the IDF against the Islamic Vernichtung

It's the IDF against the Islamic Vernichtung

There is no difference between Islamic terrorists who have just slaughtered Christians in Sri Lanka and those who have just launched 700 missiles on Israel from Gaza. Giulio Meotti, 08/05/2019 01:17
'Only a big ground operation will restore long-term quiet'

'Only a big ground operation will restore long-term quiet'

Sderot Mayor Alon Davidi critical of policy of 'rounds' of fighting, says goal must be long-term quiet. 'Don't just respond - be proactive.'Shimon Cohen, 07/05/2019 08:29