IDF thwarts terror attack

The Israeli military foiled an attempted terror attack along the border of the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip last night. IDF troops including a tank crew were immediately dispatched after three armed…

Escalation in Hamas ‘balloon-terror’

Hamas has reportedly refused to grant Egyptian mediators additional time to ensure the implementation of understandings regarding a truce between Gaza and Israel. The arrangement includes a series of economy-building…

Escalation on Israel-Gaza border

Jerusalem officials are voicing concern over the possibility that tensions on Israel’s southern front with the Gaza Strip may escalate in the near future. Hamas is reportedly scaling back operations…

IDF retaliates for indiscriminate Gazan rocket-fire

Palestinian Islamists launched a barrage of rockets from the Gaza Strip toward Israel’s southern communities. Following several weeks of relative quiet on Israel’s southern front, rocket-alert sirens were sounded yesterday…

Israel shores up support against possible ICC actions

Jerusalem is bracing itself for possible measures the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague could take against the Jewish State in the near future, following last month’s      recommendation by…

Israel grants Gazans entry permits

The Israeli government has requested that the Defense establishment issue entry permits to 500 Palestinian businessmen from the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip, in direct response to the relative clam currently presiding…

Gaza fires rocket at Israel during Netanyahu rally

A rocket fired by Palestinian-Islamists in Gaza was intercepted by Israel’s air defense systems last night. The Israeli military confirmed the launch toward the southern Israeli city of Ashdod, which…

Gaza to scale back protests against Israel

Gaza leaders have announced that protests along the separation border with Israel will no longer be called on a weekly basis, but instead convened on dates with significance to the…

Thousands celebrate Christmas in Holy Land

Christmas cheer rang out as Christians celebrated this year’s festivities throughout the Holy Land. In his annual videotaped Christmas greeting, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said “The State of Israel is…