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Terrorism

Gaza rockets fired at southern Israel for second day in a row

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Three rockets were fired toward Israeli communities north of the Gaza Strip on Wednesday afternoon, in the second such attack from the Palestinian enclave in as many days, the army said. One of the projectiles struck inside an Israeli community, causing light damage to a home. The other two appeared to have landed in open … Read More

ROCKET FIRED ON ISRAEL, LANDS WITHIN GAZA STRIP

Monday, September 9, 2019

IDF reports claim a rocket fell near the Gaza Security fence, on the Gazan side. No injuries or casualties reported. Gaza border communities were notified of a rocket attack on Sunday evening, though no rockets hit Israeli territory. Early unconfirmed reports suggest two rockets were fired from Rafah, one from Jabaliyah and one from Khan … Read More

CHILDREN FROM GAZA BORDER COMMUNITIES PROTEST TERROR IN SONG

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Children from Israeli communities bordering the Gaza Strip protested Palestinian terror attacks by describing their lives under fire in a spoof version of a Hebrew children’s song. As children throughout the country are getting ready to return to school after summer break, children in the area around the Gaza Strip are dealing with the rocket … Read More

Father and son wounded, daughter killed in West Bank terror attack

Friday, August 23, 2019

A teenage girl was killed and her father and brother were seriously injured on Friday in an explosion near a natural spring near the Israeli settlement of Dolev in the West Bank in what the military is calling a serious terror attack. IDF Spokesperson Brig.-Gen. Ronen Manelis called the attack “a serious terror attack” and … Read More

2 Israeli Arabs indicted for allegedly planning ISIS-inspired terrorist attack

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Cleared for publication: Two Israeli-Arab residents of the northern city of Tamra have been arrested for allegedly planning an Islamic State-inspired terrorist attack, the Shin Bet security agency said Thursday. Twenty-two-year-old medical student Amin Yassin and 28-year-old Ali al-Aroush, who had previously been arrested for alleged affiliation with the jihadi terrorist group, face charges of supporting … Read More

2 Israeli teens injured in car-ramming attack in West Bank

Friday, August 16, 2019

Two Israelis were hit by a car and injured on Friday while standing at a bus stop outside Elazar in the central West Bank, just south of Jerusalem, in what the military said was a terror attack. A 17-year-old teenager was very seriously wounded and a woman, 19, was moderately hurt, the Magen David Adom … Read More

Cop injured in Jerusalem stabbing attack; 2 assailants shot

Friday, August 16, 2019

Two teenage assailants stabbed a police officer, moderately injuring him, in a terror attack in Jerusalem’s Old City on Thursday, officials said. The assailants were shot by security forces at the scene. One of them was pronounced dead at the scene, the second was critically wounded and taken to the hospital, a police spokesperson said. … Read More

Fire sparked in southern Israel by Gaza balloon, as border tensions heat up

Monday, August 12, 2019

A balloon-borne incendiary device launched from the Gaza Strip sparked a fire in southern Israel Sunday, the local fire department said, amid rising tensions along the border. The blaze was quickly extinguished and did not spread, a spokesperson for the fire department said in a statement. “An investigator from the Ashkelon Station of the Fire … Read More

Arson balloon attacks on southern Israel resume

Friday, August 9, 2019

(August 8, 2019 / Israel Hayom) A fire that broke out on Wednesday in the Gaza-adjacent Simhoni forest was the result of an arson balloon flown over the Gaza border fence, an arson investigator from the Ashkelon Fire and Rescue Service determined on Wednesday. The incident marked the first fire in the area to be … Read More

Report: Terrorists behind 2001 Jerusalem bombing received over $900K

Friday, August 9, 2019

The terrorists behind the suicide bombing at a Sbarro pizzeria 18 years ago have received $910,823 from the Palestinian Authority, according to a Palestinian Media Watch report released on Thursday. The bombing in downtown Jerusalem killed 15 people, including two Americans, and wounded around 130 others. Follow Israel Hayom on Facebook and Twitter The family … Read More