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Israel arrests senior Hamas leader in West Bank

Friday, October 2, 2020

10/02/2020 Hassan Youssef, the leader of Hamas in the West Bank and one of the terror group’s founding members, was arrested Friday morning at his house in Ramallah by Israeli security forces. In response to a query by The Times of Israel, a security source confirmed the arrest and alleged that Youssef had been involved … Read More

Czechs plan to buy air defense from Israel’s Rafael

Friday, September 25, 2020

09/25/2020 The Czech Defence Ministry will start talks with the Israeli government to buy a short and medium range air defence system made by Israeli state-owned supplier Rafael, the ministry said on Friday. The government has been raising defence spending to modernise its armed forces, but has admitted it would fall short of its pledge, … Read More

Hamas said to retrieve ammunition from British WWI warship sunk off Gaza coast

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

09/15/2020 Naval commandos from the Hamas terror group reportedly succeeded in retrieving a trove of ammunition, including large-caliber naval shells, from a sunken British warship off the coast of the Gaza Strip with the aim of using it to arm itself against Israel. Over a period of several weeks, divers removed the ammunition from HMS … Read More

Report: Bahrain Next to Announce Normalization with Israel

Thursday, September 3, 2020

09/03/2020 Bahrain is expected to become the next Gulf kingdom to formally normalize ties with Israel, an Israeli official told Kan public broadcaster Wednesday. According to the report, the kingdom is expected to announce the move after an accord between Israel and the United Arab Emirates is signed. The official is cited as saying that … Read More

Hamas, Israel Reach Agreement to Restore Calm at Gaza Border

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

09/01/2020 Israel reached a deal with Hamas to bring a halt to the surge of explosive and incendiary balloon attacks from the Gaza Strip into Israeli territory, the terrorist organization that rules the coastal enclave declared on Monday. According to a Hamas statement reported by Ynet, the purpose of the “understandings,” reportedly reached through the mediation … Read More

Arson Balloons From Gaza Spark 29 Fires In Israel Tuesday

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

08/25/2020 Israel’s fire and rescue service said Tuesday evening that 29 fires had been sparked in southern Israel throughout the day by balloon-borne incendiary devices lofted from Gaza. It said most of the fires were small and posed no danger to people or property. Most of those were centered in the Sha’ar Hanegev, Eshkol, and Merhavim regional … Read More

IDF Pummels Hamas Targets In Gaza Strip For Arson Balloon Attacks

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

08/24/2020 Gazan rocket backfires earlier at night, killing four Palestinian Islamic Jihad members Israeli tanks and aircraft struck several points in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday morning in response to continued incendiary balloon attacks fired into Israel Monday. “During the day, explosive and arson balloons were launched from the Gaza Strip into Israel,” Israel Defense … Read More

Israel Strikes Targets in Gaza After Incendiary Balloons Spark 28 Fires

Monday, August 24, 2020

08/24/2020 Israeli warplanes, tanks and drones attacked Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip before dawn on Monday in response to repeated arson balloon attacks launched into Israel, the army said. The Israel Defense Forces said it attacked “military posts and underground infrastructure of the Hamas terror group in southern Gaza.” It said the strikes came … Read More

IDF Tanks Strike Gazan Targets Following Incendiary Balloon Attacks Into Israel

Thursday, August 20, 2020

08/19/2020 Arson balloons, rockets have been launched into Israel for over a week of escalation along Gaza border Israel Defense Force (IDF) tanks struck Hamas targets along the border with the Gaza Strip early Thursday morning, as part of a nightly response to incendiary balloons that have scorched acres of land in Israel. “Terrorists launched … Read More

Israel Targets Hamas Special Forces Facility Following Rocket Attack

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

08/19/2020 Israel struck several Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip overnight Tuesday after a rocket was launched at southern Israel earlier in the evening, according to the Israel Defense Forces. The rocket triggered sirens in Ashkelon and Kibbutz Zikim, according to the IDF, sending thousands running to bomb shelters. Ashkelon Mayor Tomer Glam was hosting … Read More