Winds of war: will kite and balloon fires spark a major conflict in Gaza?

Friday, June 22, 2018

Since March 30 over 1,000 hectares of Israeli fields, forests and agricultural land have been ravaged by fires. They were caused not by rockets, bombs or other conventional forms of warfare, but by kites, balloons and inflated condoms lit and launched from the Gaza Strip. These simple devices, not launched by the deadly Hamas terrorist … Read More

Gaza tensions flare: IDF strikes 8 more Hamas targets as rockets barrage south

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Tensions flared on Israel’s border with Gaza early Wednesday morning as the IDF carried out a second round of overnight airstrikes on Hamas targets in response to a barrage of rockets fired from the Strip towards Israeli territory. The IDF said fighter jets struck eight further “terror targets” on three separate Hamas military bases in … Read More

Hamas threatens to launch 5,000 fire kites, balloons Friday

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Hamas on Thursday threatened to send 5,000 fire kites and balloons deep into Israeli territory on Friday, when the Gaza border will see another of the weekly “March of Return” mass protests, Palestinian and Israeli media reported. The Palestinian terror group, the de facto ruler in the Strip, said at a press conference that the … Read More

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Kites, balloons from Gaza spark multiple fires across southern Israel

Monday, June 11, 2018

A number of fires broke out across southern Israel on Monday as a result of incendiary kites and balloons launched by Palestinians in the Gaza Strip, officials said. Blazes were reported in the three main regions surrounding the Palestinian enclave: Hof Ashkelon to the north, Sha’ar Hanegev to the northwest and Eshkol to the west. … Read More

Netanyahu: Hamas wants Gaza border protesters to die

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday defended Israel’s use of live fire against protesters on the Gaza border and said the Hamas terrorist group wants the Palestinian demonstrators to die. He also issued a warning to Syria’s Bashar Assad regime, saying his troops are “no longer immune” to an Israeli strike. Netanyahu was questioned on … Read More

Dozens of rockets and shells fired into Israel overnight, several intercepted

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Thousands of Israelis spent the night in bomb shelters as terrorist in the Gaza Strip fired some 40 rockets and mortar shells at communities near the coastal enclave early Wednesday, with several of them being intercepted by Iron Dome. There were no reports of injuries. The IDF said that rockets and shells were fired at … Read More

28 mortar shells strike southern Israel in largest barrage since 2014; 1 injured

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

At least 28 mortar shells were fired at southern Israel in at least three separate barrages Tuesday morning as sirens blared throughout the area, the army said, amid heightened tensions along the Gaza border. One person was lightly injured by shrapnel in his shoulder and was being treated at the Soroka medical center in Beersheba. There were … Read More

Hamas terror org

The Truth About Hamas and Israel

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Sami Abu Zuhri is the spokesman for the extremist group Hamas, an internationally recognized terrorist organization funded by Iran. Hamas controls Gaza and has killed innocent Israeli, American, Brazilian, Kenyan, British, French and Chinese civilians. As chief intelligence officer of the Israel Defense Forces’ Gaza division from 2012-14, I came to know Mr. Abu Zuhri … Read More