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Terrorism

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

Father of 12 succumbs to injuries from Sunday terror attack

Monday, March 18, 2019

Rabbi Achiad Ettinger died of his injuries Monday, a day after being shot by a Palestinian terrorist during an attack in the northern West Bank, a family spokesperson said. Ettinger, 47, was a father of 12 from the settlement of Eli. Doctors had been working to save his life since the attack near Ariel Sunday … Read More

Security forces say stabbing attack foiled in Hebron

Monday, March 18, 2019

Border Police officers arrested a Palestinian man Monday at the Tomb of the Patriarchs in Hebron on suspicion of planning a stabbing attack, as Israel remained on edge following a deadly shooting and knifing the previous day. The suspect, in his 20s and from the Palestinian town of as-Samu, was found to be carrying a … Read More

IDF: Palestinian tries to stab soldiers in Hebron, is shot dead

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Israeli soldiers shot dead a Palestinian man as he tried to stab them in the West Bank city of Hebron on Tuesday, the military said. No servicemen were injured in the incident, the Israel Defense Forces said. “IDF soldiers spotted the terrorist armed with a knife as he ran toward them. The soldiers pushed the … Read More

Two soldiers wounded in West Bank car-ramming; 2 attackers killed

Monday, March 4, 2019

Two Israeli soldiers were wounded in a predawn car-ramming attack in the northern West Bank on Monday, one of them seriously, the army said. The force opened fire on the three occupants of the vehicle, killing two and wounding the third. The ramming occurred at approximately 3:30 a.m. near the village of N’ima, northwest of … Read More

Islamic Jihad claims new missiles can reach Netanya

Monday, February 25, 2019

The Gaza-based Palestinian Islamic Jihad terror said Sunday evening that with the help of Iran it has developed a new missile capable of striking cities beyond Netanya. In a documentary broadcast on Iran’s Al-Alam television, a spokesperson known as Abu Hamza claimed the group possesses “precision” rockets and missiles with destructive power that “only God … Read More

Corbyn expressed understanding for suicide bombers in 2009

Friday, February 22, 2019

A video has been unearthed showing UK Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn apparently expressing understanding for how Palestinian suicide bombers commit their acts of terrorism during a debate at Cambridge University. During his comments, discovered by UK-based freelance journalist Iggy Ostanin and posted on Twitter, Corbyn recalls how Palestinian youths had told him of people … Read More

Incendiary airborne device sparks fires in Gaza border communities

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Two fires broke out on Tuesday in the Kissufim forest in the Eshkol Regional Council, near the Israeli border with Gaza, due to incendiary airborne device tied to a balloon launched from Gaza. This is the first fire in five months sparked by incendiary balloon flown from Gaza. Firefighting forces that were called to the … Read More

Shin Bet: Murder of Israeli teen Ori Ansbacher was a terror attack

Monday, February 11, 2019

The Shin Bet security service announced Sunday that the brutal murder of 19-year-old Ori Ansbacher was a nationalistically motivated terror attack. The intelligence agency, which is running the investigation with assistance from the Israel Police, had held off on announcing a terror motive, despite proclamations to that effect from right-wing lawmakers and pundits that began … Read More