Southern Israel

News for Southern Israel

Jewish leaders plant trees in southern Israel

Jewish leaders plant trees in southern Israel

Delegation of senior professionals from more than 50 countries visits Gaza Belt region on a solidarity mission with local residents.Nitsan Keidar, 27/06/2018 05:09
Balloon terror: Extensive damage caused to southern forests

Balloon terror: Extensive damage caused to southern forests

Five fires reportedly raging at points in Beeri and Kissufim forests in southern Israel.Tal Polon, 26/06/2018 14:43
'They went hiking despite our warnings'

'They went hiking despite our warnings'

Police Spokesperson says tragic drownings could have been prevented that they heeded police instructions not to hike in the area.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/04/2018 20:29
Southern Israel: One killed, dozens injured in flood

Southern Israel: One killed, dozens injured in flood

Following stormy weather, Bedouin youth carried away by stream and killed. Dozens of students on hike suffer mild hypothermia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/04/2018 18:18
Bedouin men indicted for trafficking weapons to PA

Bedouin men indicted for trafficking weapons to PA

Bedouins allegedly stole weapons from IDF bases and sold them to Palestinian Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/04/2018 17:47
Israel Railways to provide 24-hour service

Israel Railways to provide 24-hour service

Israel Railways announces decision to provide 24-hour service for southern lines.Ido Ben Porat, 14/02/2018 10:49
Report: Hamas fears Israel will launch war in coming days

Report: Hamas fears Israel will launch war in coming days

Gaza terror groups reportedly on 'high alert' amid fears that IDF will use military exercise in southern Israel to launch war against them.Tal Polon, 04/02/2018 11:25
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
'This trickling of rockets is unacceptable'

'This trickling of rockets is unacceptable'

Heads of local councils in southern Israel demand the government take action following yet another rocket attack from Gaza.Elad Benari, 18/12/2017 02:09
Gaza terrorists fire rockets towards Israel

Gaza terrorists fire rockets towards Israel

Iron Dome intercepts rocket fired from Gaza towards southern Israel.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 08/12/2017 20:10
Gaza Rocket Explodes in Southern Israel

Gaza Rocket Explodes in Southern Israel

Rocket from Gaza hits the Hof Ashkelon Regional Council. No injuries or damages.Elad Benari, 16/07/2015 02:50
MK Yogev: Work With Hamas, If We Have to

MK Yogev: Work With Hamas, If We Have to

According to MK Moti Yogev (Jewish Home), both Israel and Hamas have a common interest – and they can cooperate on that interest.Yaakov Levi, 07/06/2015 17:09
Struk: Time to Get Serious About Defending South

Struk: Time to Get Serious About Defending South

Unfortunately, residents of the south can expect to continue to live insecure lives, says former Jewish Home MK Orit Struk.Yaakov Levi, 04/06/2015 12:59
Gaza Rocket Salvo Targets South and Center

Gaza Rocket Salvo Targets South and Center

Gaza terrorists fire a salvo of rockets towards southern and central Israel, as Cabinet rejects Kerry's ceasefire.Elad Benari, Canada, 25/07/2014 21:24
Ariel: Let's Open Doors to Residents of the South

Ariel: Let's Open Doors to Residents of the South

Housing Minister calls on Israelis from Jerusalem, Judea and Samaria to host residents of southern Israel in their homes.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 09/07/2014 05:16
Rocket Strikes Israel, Shots Fired at IDF Troops

Rocket Strikes Israel, Shots Fired at IDF Troops

Rocket hits Shaar Hanegev area in first such attack since the beginning of the month.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 23/05/2014 18:54
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
Bennett: Israel Must 'Strike Fast, Strike Hard'

Bennett: Israel Must 'Strike Fast, Strike Hard'

Minister urges firm response to rocket fire while visiting families in Sderot, in southern Israel.Maayana Miskin, 13/03/2014 09:54
Gaza Terrorists Shower Rockets on Southern Israel

Gaza Terrorists Shower Rockets on Southern Israel

Islamic Jihad fires dozens of rockets at Israeli civilians, in largest such attack since 2012.Ari Soffer and Tova Dvorin, 12/03/2014 17:01