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Terrorism

‘Terror Tunnel’ Dating Back to 1948 Unearthed in Tzfat

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

08/18/2020 Work to upgrade the entrance to Tzfat’s Old City has unearthed an attack tunnel dating to Israel’s 1948 War of Independence. Experts believe the tunnel was dug by local Arabs, who intended to use it to blow up the Ashtam Building, an old commercial structure that served as the important outpost and weapons stockpile … Read More

IDF Thwarts Terrorist Attack on Rachel’s Tomb, Attacks Hamas Observation Posts

Monday, August 17, 2020

08/17/2020 Israel Defense Forces troops thwarted a terrorist attack late Sunday night, after identifying a Palestinian attempting to throw a Molotov cocktail at the Rachel’s Tomb compound, igniting another series of clashes at the Gaza border between the IDF and Hamas. IDF tanks also attacked Hamas observation posts in Gaza, in response to massive rock-throwing … Read More

Terrorist Who Killed US-Israeli Ari Fuld in West Bank Jailed for Life

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

A West Bank military court sentenced a Palestinian teenager to life in prison Tuesday for the murder of Israeli-American Ari Fuld in a 2018 stabbing terror attack at the West Bank’s Gush Etzion Junction. The Judea Military Court also ordered 17-year-old Khalil Jabarin to pay NIS 1,250,000 ($365,128) to Fuld’s family as compensation. The court … Read More

Netherlands Admits to Paying Terrorists Who Killed 17-Year-Old Israeli

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

The Netherlands paid part of the salaries of two terrorists involved in killing 17-year-old Rina Shnerb last year, Dutch Foreign Minister Stef Blok and Development Minister Sigrid Kaag admitted to parliament on Tuesday. The killers are members of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, a designated terrorist group in the EU, and employees … Read More

Israel: Shin Bet Thwarts Iran, Hezbollah-Backed Terrorism Plot in West Bank

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

10 operatives arrested over plot to attack Israelis, kidnap soldier to seek release of jailed terrorists Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency) thwarted a terrorist plot by the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) group, the agency announced Tuesday. A PFLP cell was planning to launch attacks in the West Bank, the agency revealed, adding … Read More

Palestinian Authority TV Honors Terrorists in Program-Filler Clips

Thursday, July 2, 2020

The Palestinian Authority has launched a new series of filler clips, aired between programs on its official television station, which glorify terrorists who killed Israelis, Palestinian Media Watch reported on Monday. Each clip, broadcast on PA-TV Live, begins with the text “Our prisoners,” and ends with a call for “Freedom for our prisoners.” In between is … Read More

IDF Soldier’s Killer Indicted for Intentionally Causing Death

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Nizmi Abu Bakar, the suspected killer of Israel Defense Forces (IDF) soldier Amit Ben Yigal, was indicted on Thursday by Israel’s Military Court for intentionally causing death. Staff Sgt. Amit Ben Yigal, 21, was killed on the morning of May 12 when a brick was thrown at his head during an army operation in the … Read More

New US State Department Report Highlights Iran’s Terror Footprint, From Gaza to Pakistan

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Iran’s terror footprint extended across the Middle East from the Gaza Strip to Pakistan during 2019, the US State Department said on Wednesday, as it published its annual list of country-by-country reports on terrorism. Examining the twin threats posed by Tehran-backed terrorist groups on Israel’s northern border with Lebanon and its southern border with the … Read More

Israeli Officer Wounded in Terror Attack Near Jerusalem

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

A Israeli Border Police officer was lightly injured on Tuesday when a Palestinian driver attempted to run her over at a checkpoint linking the town of Abu Dis, a suburb of Jerusalem, and Bethlehem. The attacker was then shot dead by other officers on the scene. “A short while ago near Jerusalem in the area … Read More