Israel to step-up intensity vis-à-vis terror from Gaza

In response to the growing Israeli frustration, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to step up the intensity vis-à-vis the acts of terror emanating from the Palestinian enclave, yet stopped short from going into details. “I do not intend to go into detail about what we are planning vis-à-vis Gaza. The intensity will be stepped up … Read more

Palestinian Islamists fire a barrage of rockets toward Israel

Violence escalated in and around the Gaza Strip overnight and this morning, when Palestinian Islamists launched a barrage of more than 30 rockets from the Palestinian enclave towards Israel’s southern communities. While seven rockets were intercepted by the Iron Dome anti-rocket defense systems, the remaining rockets exploded both in residential, as well as open areas. … Read more

Palestinian Islamists fire a barrage of rockets toward Israel

Violence escalated in and around the Gaza Strip overnight and this morning, when Palestinian Islamists launched a barrage of more than 30 rockets from the Palestinian enclave towards Israel’s southern communities. While seven rockets were intercepted by the Iron Dome anti-rocket defense systems, the remaining rockets exploded both in residential, as well as open areas. … Read more

Netanyahu meeting King Abdullah, discuss regional developments

Prime Minister Netanyahu met with Jordan’s King Abdullah, during which the two leaders discussed the prospects of advancing a peace process between Israel and the Palestinians, as well as promoting bilateral economic relations, among other matters. The meeting between Netanyahu and King Abdullah, which was their first meeting in four years, also discussed regional developments … Read more

Former Israeli Minister charged for espionage on Iran’s behalf

It has been cleared for publication that Israel’s former Energy Minister Gonen Segev, who served under the government of late Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin in the early 90’s, was arrested about a month ago under allegations of espionage on behalf of the Islamic Republic of Iran. The 62-years-old former Israeli minister has been charged by … Read more

Israel responsible for deadly air-strike on Iranian militia in Syria, U.S. official claims

Following reports of an aerial assault targeting a Syrian military position in the eastern part of the war-torn-country, which Syrian military sources attributed to the United States coalition; A U.S. official alleged that it was Israel that had conducted the air strikes near the Syrian-Iraqi border, rejecting any American involvement. A Syrian army commander revealed, … Read more

Israel will not allow Iran to entrench militarily in Syria

State media reported that a Syrian military position in the eastern part of the country had been targeted, in what Syrian military sources claimed, the U.S.-led coalition was responsible for. While state media said the strike took place in al-Harra, southeast of Albu Kamal; A U.S. Central Command spokesman denied carrying out strikes in the … Read more

Shin Bet thwarts Hamas cell, planning bombings in Israel

While Israel has been preoccupied with dealing with terror-related challenges posed out of the Gaza Strip, the Israeli security agency, Shin Bet, recently uncovered an extensive Hamas network that – according to Israel – sought to carry out bombings in both central Israel and the West Bank. The members of this network had reportedly gathered … Read more