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Posts Tagged: Gaza Rockets

November 14, 2017 1:54 pm

IDF Deploys Iron Dome Amid Threat From Palestinian Islamic Jihad Terror Group

JNS.org – The IDF said it deployed Iron Dome missile defense batteries throughout central Israel on Monday amid the Gaza-based Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) terrorist group’s...

August 4, 2017 12:18 pm

The Humanitarian Paradigm — Hobson’s Choice for Israel (Part I)

"…when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth"      -- Sherlock Holmes in The Sign of the Four. "Hobson’s choice: a situation in...

June 26, 2017 6:59 pm

Israeli Resident of Golan Heights Says Area Feels Like ‘War Zone’ Amid Spate of Incoming Errant Mortar Shells From Fighting in Syria

Residents of Israel’s Golan Heights region have been rattled in recent days by a spate of incoming errant mortar shells from the ongoing fighting between...

May 17, 2017 5:09 pm

Islamic Jihad Terror Group Threatens Israel With New Round of Gaza Violence, Shows IDF General in Sniper’s Crosshairs

The Gaza Strip-based Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) terrorist group published a video this week in which it threatened Israel with a new round of violence,...

February 8, 2017 10:44 pm

After Latest Border Flare-Up, Hamas Threatens Israelis in New Propaganda Music Video: ‘Zionist, You Will Die in Gaza’

A new Hamas propaganda music video making the rounds on the internet features a heavy dose of gory imagery, bombastic anti-Israel threats and antisemitic motifs. “A...

September 15, 2016 1:19 pm

IAF Strikes Hamas Targets After Rocket Lands in Israel

JNS.org -- The Israel Air Force struck three Hamas sites in the Gaza Strip in response to a rocket fired at Israel, the IDF Spokesperson’s Unit...

August 23, 2016 6:12 am

BBC and World Media Ignore Rocket Attacks on Israel, but Report on IDF Responses

At around 2:30 on the afternoon of August 21, terrorists based in the Gaza Strip fired a missile at the Western Negev town of Sderot. According to one report,...

March 13, 2016 3:25 pm

‘We Will Hit Back Harder Next Time,’ Says Israeli Defense Minister, Warning Hamas to Keep All Gaza Terrorism in Check

Despite the four rocket attacks launched from Gaza into Israel this weekend, and following retaliatory fire against Hamas targets in the Strip, the Israeli defense...

March 13, 2016 11:18 am

Israel Warns Hamas About Consequences of Rocket-Fire From Gaza, Following Retaliatory Strikes

Hamas must prevent the firing of rockets from Gaza on Israel, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu asserted after Israel retaliated for rocket fire with airstrikes on...

March 11, 2016 9:26 pm

Two Rockets Fired From Gaza Strike Southern Israel

JNS.org - At least two rockets were fired from the Gaza Strip on Friday evening and landed inside of Israel. Rocket sirens were heard in southern Israeli...

January 2, 2016 6:22 pm

Five Rockets Fired at Southern Israel From Gaza

JNS.org - Five rockets were fired at Israel from the Gaza Strip on Friday night, with two of the rockets hitting inside Israeli territory and the others...

November 16, 2015 2:35 pm

Israel Intercepts 450 Liters of Rocket Fuel Bound for Gaza

JNS.org - Israel intercepted a Gaza Strip-bound Palestinian truck with 450 liters of a banned chemical called TDI, known to be a central component in the...

September 21, 2015 9:07 am

Gaza Rocket Strikes Ashkelon Area as Tension Runs High in Southern Israel

JNS.org - A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip exploded in an open area in the Ashkelon region of southern Israel late Sunday night. Rocket warning alerts...

August 18, 2015 10:31 am

Israel Intercepts Gaza-Bound Fiberglass Materials That Could Have Been Used for Rockets

JNS.org - Israel’s Shin Bet security agency revealed that it intercepted two tons of fiberglass material bound for Gaza that could have been used to manufacture...


Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter Films Video Onstage During Israel Concert

Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter filmed a video onstage during his band's live concert...

American Model Kate Upton Shares Photos From Her Trip to Israel

American model Kate Upton shared with her Twitter followers on Thursday photos from her recent trip to Israel. The 25-year-old uploaded three...


Brooklyn Man Hopes to Open a New Chapter of Jewish Dating

At many recent Passover seders, sometime after the four questions were asked, a fifth one was posed by a parent...

The Israeli Air Force Legend Who Influenced Generations

JNS.org - On Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day for Fallen Soldiers, the family of Lt.-Col. Ohad Shadmi -- a legendary and highly influential...

Putting the Zionism Back Into Religious Zionism for Israel’s 70th

JNS.org - To celebrate Israel’s 70th anniversary, World Mizrachi -- a movement that prepares the next...


Trump Middle East Envoy: We Remain ‘Deeply Committed’ to Achiev...

The US remains “deeply committed to achieving an Israeli-Palestinian peace agreement,” a top Trump administration official reiterated on Monday. “Past failures...


Farmers in Southern Israel Upset by ‘Kite Terror’ Phenomenon: &...

Farmers in southern Israel upset over the damage being done to their fields by “kite bombs” launched by Palestinian terrorists...

Middle East

Palestinian UN Aid Still $200 million Short After Trump Cuts

Emergency food aid for around a million Palestinians in Gaza may run out from June if the UN agency for Palestinian refugees cannot raise another $200 million following a cut-off...