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Posts Tagged: Gaza border violence

June 14, 2019 2:36 pm

Thousands of Palestinians Riot on Border, Amid Heightened Gaza Tensions

Thousands of Palestinians rioted on the Israel-Gaza Strip border on Friday, hurling rocks, firebombs and explosive devices at IDF troops. Also on Friday, numerous blazes were...

May 15, 2019 1:08 pm

Nearly 50 Palestinians Reportedly Injured in ‘Nakba Day’ Riots on Gaza Border

Nearly 50 Palestinian rioters were reportedly wounded in "Nakba Day" demonstrations on the Israel-Gaza Strip border on Wednesday. According to the IDF, around 10,000 protesters gathered...

May 10, 2019 2:28 pm

1 Palestinian Reportedly Killed in Renewed Gaza Border Violence

One Palestinian rioter -- a 24-year-old man -- was reportedly killed on Friday in renewed unrest on the Israel-Gaza Strip border. According to Gaza health officials,...

May 6, 2019 1:04 pm

Israel ‘Changed the Rules of the Game’ With Hamas, Netanyahu Says After Latest Gaza Flare-Up

In the aftermath of this weekend’s violent flare-up in the south, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu asserted on Monday that Israel had “changed the rules of...

May 6, 2019 7:18 am

Israel-Gaza Border Falls Quiet as Ceasefire Takes Hold

A surge in deadly violence in the Gaza Strip and southern Israel petered out overnight with Palestinian officials reporting that Egypt had mediated a ceasefire on Monday...

May 3, 2019 2:08 pm

Two Israeli Soldiers Wounded in Shooting Incident on Gaza Border

Two IDF soldiers were wounded in a shooting incident on Friday on the Israel-Gaza Strip border. The soldiers -- a male in moderate condition with a...

March 21, 2019 3:26 pm

Israel Says UN Gaza War Crimes Report Biased Against It

Israel said on Thursday a UN report critical of its use of lethal force during Palestinian protests on the Gaza border was biased and should have...

March 4, 2019 3:28 pm

Gaza Border Tensions High Amid Renewed Explosive-Rigged Balloon Attacks

Two explosive devices attached to balloons launched from the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip detonated over Israeli territory on Monday evening, causing no injuries or damage. At the...

February 28, 2019 5:04 pm

UN Human Rights Council Derided as ‘Dangerous Joke’ After Issuing Anti-Israel Report on Gaza Border Violence

A number of prominent Jewish groups disputed on Thursday a UN panel’s finding that Israel may have committed war crimes in its handling of Hamas-orchestrated riots...

February 22, 2019 3:24 pm

Israeli Gunfire Kills Gaza Rioter at Border Demonstration

Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian teenager and wounded around 40 others at a protest attended by thousands on the Gaza Strip border on Friday,...

February 8, 2019 3:54 pm

IDF Troops Face Off Against 8,000 Palestinian Rioters in Latest Gaza Border Unrest

IDF troops faced off against around 8,000 Palestinian rioters on the Israel-Gaza Strip border on Friday, as weekly Hamas-orchestrated unrest continued. According to Palestinian health officials,...

November 2, 2018 1:32 pm

Israel-Gaza Border Quiets Down as Egypt Pushes for Calm

Crowds of Palestinians demonstrated along the Israel-Gaza Strip border on Friday but in fewer numbers and with less fury than has been seen for months as...

October 26, 2018 2:57 pm

Four Palestinian Rioters Killed in Gaza Border Disturbances

Israeli forces shot and killed four Palestinians and wounded at least 50 during riots along the border with the Gaza Strip on Friday, Palestinian medical officials claimed. The...

October 22, 2018 9:48 am

Defense Ministry Orders Gaza Border Crossings Reopened After Weaker Friday Riots

JNS.org - Israel’s Defense Ministry ordered the Kerem Shalom goods crossing and Erez pedestrian crossing from Gaza to Israel to be reopened on Sunday morning, noting...


Toronto Raptors Jewish Co-Owner: Team Will Visit Israel If It Wins NBA Championship

JNS.org - The Toronto Raptors won their first NBA championship on Thursday, and...

Actor Neil Patrick Harris Shares Picture in Israel Ahead of Tel Aviv Pride Parade

American actor Neil Patrick Harris, who starred in "How I Met Your Mother,"...


In an Era of BDS, Kids Connect to Israel at Summer Camp

JNS.org - Aviva Weinstein fell in love with Israel thousands of miles from the Jewish homeland -- at Camp Ramah...

An Incredible Auschwitz Exhibit and Experience Comes to New York

  JNS.org - A new exhibit at New York City’s Museum of Jewish Heritage-A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is filled...

Abraham Foxman Talks Antisemitism, BDS, and Mel Gibson

Abraham Foxman is the National Director Emeritus of the Anti-Defamation League and a Holocaust survivor. He is the author of...


PA Spokesman: Trump Peace Plan a ‘Conspiracy’ the Palestinians Will ‘...

A spokesman for Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said on Tuesday that President Donald Trump’s yet-to-be-unveiled peace plan was a...


Israeli Experts to Assist Northern Indian State of Punjab Develop Water Man...

Israeli experts are beginning to assist the northern Indian state of Punjab to develop its water resources, The Tribune reported this past weekend. The land-locked region...

Middle East

Egypt’s Ex-President Morsi Buried in Cairo, Islamists Mourn

Egypt's Islamist ex-president Mohamed Morsi was buried in a small family ceremony early on Tuesday a day after he suffered a fatal heart attack in court, his sons said, as...


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