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IDF Maj. Gen. (res.) Amidror on Gaza Escalations and the Cabinet Meeting

August 10, 2018

According to IDF Maj. Gen. (res.) Yaakov Amidror, the Israeli government is currently deciding whether to go to war with Hamas in light of the escalating tensions. “Although we have only used air force and artillery so far without ground forces, this is an option which might take place in the next few days,” he … […]

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Illegal Flotilla Approaches Gaza, Stopped by IDF

August 6, 2018

The lead ship of a three-ship flotilla was stopped by the IDF as it approached the shores of Gaza in an attempt to challenge the security blockade Israel has established. Read more

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IDF: David’s Sling Missile Use Justified

The decision to fire two David’s Sling missiles last week to intercept two SS-21 ballistic missiles fired from southern Syria was justified, the IDF said Sunday after concluding its investigation into the incident. Read more

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IDF Humanitarian Efforts in Syria Snubbed by International Media

As the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) led efforts to successfully evacuate 422 Syrians to Jordan at the Syrian-Israeli border in coordination with the United Nations, the anti-Israel bias of international news outlets reared its ugly head, with various news organizations completely leaving Israel out of their headlines about the humanitarian effort. Read More

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Fighting Terror and Protecting Israelis

July 25, 2018

Israelis living in the communities bordering the Gaza Strip speak out about living under Hamas terror.

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Sirens in the Golan, David’s Sling Anti-Missile System Fired

July 24, 2018

Red alert sirens sounded in several locations in northern Israel on Monday leading to the first-time firing of two missiles from the David’s Sling anti-missile system. The IDF reported that two rockets had been fired towards Israel as part of the internal conflict in Syria but the rockets landed inside Syria. Read More

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IDF Evacuates Syrian Civil Defense Members to Jordan

Emmanuel Nahshon, spokesman for Israel’s Foreign Ministry, on Sunday tweeted: “Upon request of the US, Canada and European states Israel has completed a humanitarian effort to rescue members of a Syrian civil organization      (“ White Helmets”) and families. They were evacuated from the war zone in Southern Syria to a neighboring country.” Read … […]

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No Ceasefire in Sight As Gaza Border Remains Hot

An IDF drone fired at a group of terrorists launching incendiary balloons from Gaza on Monday afternoon. Shehab, a Palestinian news source, also reported that directly after the drone attack, the IDF fired at two Hamas observation posts in central Gaza. Read  More

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Hamas Kills IDF Soldier, Declares Ceasefire

July 21, 2018

IDF Staff Sgt. Aviv Levi was killed on Friday by sniper fire from Gaza making him the first IDF casualty on the southern border since the 2014 war.   Read More

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SECURITY CABINET DECIDES IDF WILL RESPOND TO ALL KITES AND BALLOONS

July 16, 2018

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu directed the IDF after Sunday’s security cabinet meeting to “put an end to the kite terrorism.” While an Egyptian-mediated cease-fire led to an end to Hamas rocket attacks on Israel and Israeli retaliatory strikes, it did not stop the incendiary kites and balloons that caused at least six fires during the … […]

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