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Terrorism

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

7 injured, including 2 infants, in Gaza rocket attack on central Israel

Monday, March 25, 2019

A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip struck a residential building in central Israel early Monday morning, injuring seven people, including two infants, and leveling the structure, officials said. The attack triggered air raid sirens at approximately 5:20 a.m. throughout the Sharon and Emek Hefer regions north of Tel Aviv, the army said. According to … Read More

Ariel terrorist killed by IDF forces after fire exchange

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

The IDF has killed the Palestinian terrorist who carried out the shooting spree near the West Bank city of Ariel on Sunday, killing two Israelis and severely injuring one. Late Tuesday night, the IDF closed in on Omar Abu Lila, 19, in the Palestinian village of Abwain, near Ramallah. Abu Lila shot at IDF soldiers during … Read More

Two terrorists killed when IDF vehicle strikes their car

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

The military says several explosive devices were hurled at soldiers securing Jewish worshippers at the biblical tomb in the city of Nablus. Troops opened fire in retaliation and killed two of the assailants. The Palestinian Health Ministry identified them as 21-year-old Raed Hamadan and 20-year-old Zeid Nouri. 21-year-old Raed Hamadan and 20-year-old Zeid Nouri Late … Read More