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Terrorism

Hackers interrupt Eurovision broadcast with fake IDF missile warning

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

(May 15, 2019 / JNS)Hackers interrupted the Eurovision Song Contest broadcast on the Israeli Public Broadcasting Corporation (Kan) website Tuesday, streaming a fake Israel Defense Forces video message warning all viewers near the contest venue to immediately seek shelter. The two-minute video was only played in Israel, and appeared as an IDF message telling anyone … Read More

Islamic Jihad admits baby, pregnant woman killed by their own rockets

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

The Islamic Jihad, one of the terror organizations responsible for the recent wave of attacks against Israel, admitted that the baby that was killed in Gaza during the latest escalation died as a result of a misfired rocket, TPS reported on Monday. “A leak from the heroes of the [Islamic Jihad’s] Sarayat al-Quds (Jerusalem Brigades) … Read More

3,150 civilians killed in hostile acts since Israel’s founding

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Since Israel declared its independence 3,150 civilians have been killed in acts of war, according to a statement from Israel’s National Insurance organization (Bituach Leumi). The number includes the four Israelis killed in rocket attacks over the past weekend, in a flare-up of violence between Israel and the terror groups Hamas and Islamic Jihad. 13 … Read More

Islamic Jihad denies firing rocket after Israel limits Gaza fishing zone

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

The Palestinian Islamic Jihad terrorist group on Tuesday denied firing a rocket toward Israel on Monday night that prompted the military to scale back a recently expanded fishing zone in the Gaza Strip. “The Al-Quds Brigades, the military wing of the Islamic Jihad movement, has not announced that it shot a rocket toward the occupation,” … Read More

Man charged for posting plans on Facebook to kill Jews in mass shooting

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

(JTA) — A Washington state man was charged with two felonies for posting plans on Facebook to commit a mass shooting against Jewish targets and selfies of Nazi salutes. Dakota Reed, 20, was arrested in December, weeks after the Anti-Defamation League tipped off the FBI about social media posts threatening to kill Jews praying in … Read More

Iranian lawmakers wear IRGC uniforms, chant ‘Death to America’

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

TEHRAN, Iran — Iranian lawmakers convened an open session of parliament Tuesday with chants of “Death to America,” following the White House’s decision to designate Iran’s elite paramilitary Revolutionary Guards a foreign terrorist organization. Iranian media said many of the lawmakers wore the uniform of the guard in a show of support for the force. … Read More

Tense calm returns to Israel’s south after night of strikes, rockets at Ashkelon

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

A tense calm descended upon southern Israel and the Gaza Strip on Wednesday morning after another night of rockets and airstrikes, with schools and train service resuming in all Israeli communities and towns. All municipalities and regional councils said education institutions would open — including those that had announced closures the night before — after … Read More

Child shot in terror attack is recovering but may need an operation

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

The seven-year-old child shot in a West Bank terror attack on Monday is in stable condition, but may need an operation on his finger, according to a community member from Beit-El. The Spokesperson of Beit El regional council Dudi Avitan told The Jerusalem Post in a phone interview that the child was shot when he … Read More