The resolution also supports Israel’s right to defend itself in the wake of a barrage of 450 rockets fired from Gaza.
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Israel calls up reservists for two-day exercise the IDF says will test the “readiness and operational capabilities” of its Northern Command.
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The rockets came less than two days after Israel and Gaza terror groups agreed to a cease fire.
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The building was on a list of potential targets but it had not been looked at over the past year or checked for civilians before the attack, Haaretz reported.
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Both rockets were intercepted by the Iron Dome • IDF: “Hamas will bear the consequences for attacks on Israeli civilians.”
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American volunteer firefighters in Israel due to weather concerns responded to as many as 10 emergency calls a day as Gaza-based terror groups fired hundreds of rockets at the Jewish state.
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Israel’s Deputy Defense Minister Avi Dichter recently told reporters that “Israel’s political and military leadership need to decide at a certain point to launch a campaign that will destroy the terrorist infrastructure in Gaza.”
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(JTA) — Fifty-eight Israelis were injured during the wave of rocket attacks fired by terror groups from Gaza this week. Thirty-four Palestinia…
This round of fighting dealt a significant blow to Palestinian Islamic Jihad; defense chiefs are eyeing whether the halt in hostilities will allow Israel to keep its focus on the far larger threats to the north.
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The streets of Tel Aviv were empty Nov. 12 as the city was the target of a barrage of rocket fire from Gaza and Israelis as the Israeli govern…
In all, Gaza terror groups fired 450 rockets at Israel between Tuesday morning and Thursday morning in what has been dubbed "Operation Black Belt" by the Israel Defense Forces.
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Five rockets fired from Gaza after Israel announces truce with Gaza terror group; no casualties or damage reported • Israel opens most schools, lifts security restrictions.
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Joint list lawmakers “sanctify” terrorists’ war crimes, Israel “spares no effort to minimize civilian casualties,” says Israeli premier during Knesset address.
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Just before midnight on Wednesday, Palestinian Islamic Jihad launched a massive rocket barrage that reached towards central Israel, setting off sirens all the way in Rehovot, just south of Tel Aviv.
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As Israel sought to contain the escalation—this time, without Hamas in the mix—a fragile situation emerged that could easily and dramatically change due to any significant civilian casualty on either side.
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JERUSALEM (JTA) — A rocket fired by Palestinian terrorists in Gaza struck an assisted-living facility in the southern Israel city of Ashkelon on Wednesday afternoon, injuring a woman in her 70s.
Alejandro Giammattei called the people of Israel "our brothers" and said they are being victimized.
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Islamic Jihad vows to continue attacks • Gaza medical officials say 19 killed in strikes so far • Israel assembles forces on Gaza border.
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Islamic Jihad said it was not ready to discuss a cease-fire with Israel.
Jewish and pro-Israel organizations condemned the rockets fired from Gaza into Israel on Tuesday, following the latter assassinating Palestinian Islamic Jihad senior leader Baha abu al-Ata in the Syrian capital of Damascus.
Its Amigour subsidiary also sent construction teams to repair homes hit by rocket fire, in coordination with Israel’s Ministry of Finance.
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In the first hours of battle between Israel and Palestinian Islamic Jihad, Hamas sat on the sidelines.
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The undertaking was prepared in accordance with a program that was arranged in advance and in coordination with Israel’s Home Front Command and the heads of authorities in relevant areas.
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While officials insisted this was a “one-off” operation and Israel does not intend to return to a campaign of targeted assassinations, it also demonstrates to Hamas that Israel is still perfectly capable of obtaining detailed intelligence and carrying out a precision strike.
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Official’s son reported dead in strike on house in Syrian capital • Palestinian terrorist group blames “Zionist criminal entity.”
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The airstrike on the home of Akram Al-Ajouri came less than an hour after an attack on the Gaza City home of Palestinian Islamic Jihad senior commander Baha Abu al-Ata,
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Rockets score direct hits in Netivot, Sderot, Rishon Lezion and Ashdod • IDF orders schools and businesses closed from from Gaza to Tel Aviv, warns attacks may continue for “several days.”
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JERUSALEM (JTA) — Dozens of rockets were fired on southern and central Israel after the Israel Defense Forces killed a senior Palestinian Isla…