web analytics
October 22, 2014 / 28 Tishri, 5775
At a Glance
News & Views
Sponsored Post
Meir Panim with Soldiers 5774 Roundup: Year of Relief and Service for Israel’s Needy

Meir Panim implements programs that serve Israel’s neediest populations with respect and dignity. Meir Panim also coordinated care packages for families in the South during the Gaza War.



Hamas Attacks Israel with Mortar Shells during ‘Humanitarian Ceasefire’

If this is what Hamas does during a “humanitarian ceasefire,” what is in store with a non-humanitarian ceasefire?
Hamas explosives expert holds a mortar shell as he explains the weapon to schoolgirls.

Hamas explosives expert holds a mortar shell as he explains the weapon to schoolgirls.
Photo Credit: Flash 90

Hamas managed to honor the United Nations-sponsored five-hour “humanitarian ceasefire” for a grand total of two hours before attacking Israel with mortar shells. It waited until less than a minute after the end of the ceasefire to stage a massive attack on Israel with more than 50 rockets and missiles from the south to north of Tel Aviv Thursday afternoon.

No serious injuries have been reported, but at least one home in Ashkelon sustained damage. The Iron Dome intercepted several missiles fired at Tel Aviv and surrounding cities, including Kfar Saba to the north.

At noon, two hours after the brief ceasefire was upheld by Israel and Hamas, the terrorist regime hit the Eshkol region in the Western Negev with three mortar shells

Hamas also Hamas executed four civilians for collaborating with Israel during the Protect Edge counter-terrorist campaign that began last week. More than a dozen of others have been arrested and face the same fate.

Foreign leaders have not commented on the executions or commented if they represented a “disproportionate response.”

Hamas followed up the mortar shelling with rocket attacks seconds after the official end of the ceasefire, shooting at Ashkelon, Gaza Belt communities and Be’er Sheva within an hour.

By 6 p.m., the Iron Dome system already was in action over the skies of Tel Aviv.

After the initial attacks, the IDF swiftly responded, bombing terror targets in northern and central Gaza.

Israel has suffered a bad name following the bombing of Gaza beach on Wednesday that had been used by terrorists but where children also were playing until the Air Force combed the area killing at least four minors.

Hamas also suffered PR damage when it was exposed again for using civilian areas for terror. UNRWA discovered weapons in one of its school, as reported here.

Foreign leaders or would-be leaders, ranging from former U.S. President Bill Clinton to Turkish prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, castigated Israel, Erdogan told a meeting of Islamic scholars in in Turkey, “Since 1948, we have been witnessing this attempt at systematic genocide every day and every month. But above all we are witnessing this attempt at systematic genocide every Ramadan.”

Clinton, whose Oslo Accords unwittingly created “new Middle East” exactly opposite of what he intended, still is on the soap box preaching that Israel is the reason Hamas attacks.

“I believe that Prime Minister Netanyahu could and should make a comprehensive peace agreement with the Palestinians,” he told an Indian news channel Wednesday.

“Over the long run it is not good for Israel to keep isolating itself from world opinion because of the absence of a viable peace process,” he added. “In the short to medium term, Hamas can inflict terrible public relations damage on Israel by forcing it to kill Palestinian civilians to counter Hamas.”

Did he really say “civilians”? Did he really say Israel might suffer, oy veh, “public relations damage.”

Now we have another reason why the U.S. Constitution prevents a president from running for a third term.

There also are other reasons, such as Barack Obama.

About the Author: Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu is a graduate in journalism and economics from The George Washington University. He has worked as a cub reporter in rural Virginia and as senior copy editor for major Canadian metropolitan dailies. Tzvi wrote for Arutz Sheva for several years before joining the Jewish Press.


If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.

31 Responses to “Hamas Attacks Israel with Mortar Shells during ‘Humanitarian Ceasefire’”

  1. Yes, we know. Stop trying to “educate” the world. **** the world who doesn’t give a **** about Israel or Jews in general. Go in and annihilate them.

  2. Ed Kaplan says:

    Funny,the only thing I hear from the Palestinians is Wa Waa crying like little Bitchses. Where is Allah and his protection? All your crying and moaning every thing you have to support your people comes from Israel .you should be thankful.

  3. Ed Kaplan says:

    Funny,the only thing I hear from the Palestinians is Wa Waa crying like little Bitchses. Where is Allah and his protection? All your crying and moaning every thing you have to support your people comes from Israel .you should be thankful.

  4. Uzi Kattan says:

    We can’t be merciful to these murderous savages!!!

  5. Uzi Kattan says:

    We can’t be merciful to these murderous savages!!!

  6. Uzi Kattan says:

    We can’t be merciful to these murderous savages!!!

  7. Jose Pedro says:

    I read “Hamas attacks with Humanitarian shells” lol

  8. Ed Kapan…Actually, they should be quite ashamed!

  9. Ed Kapan…Actually, they should be quite ashamed!

  10. Ed Kapan…Actually, they should be quite ashamed!

  11. Karen Bryant says:

    Hamas can never be trusted. They don’t have any honor.

  12. Karen Bryant says:

    Hamas can never be trusted. They don’t have any honor.

  13. Karen Bryant says:

    Hamas can never be trusted. They don’t have any honor.

  14. why waste your time on these bastards. keep shelling until none of them are left. no more cease fires.

  15. why waste your time on these bastards. keep shelling until none of them are left. no more cease fires.

  16. why waste your time on these bastards. keep shelling until none of them are left. no more cease fires.

  17. Michael Berk says:

    Tell Jacob Zuma this !!!! Doesn’t see this does he ????

  18. Michael Berk says:

    Tell Jacob Zuma this !!!! Doesn’t see this does he ????

  19. Michael Berk says:

    Tell Jacob Zuma this !!!! Doesn’t see this does he ????

  20. Praying for Israel and Jerusalem

  21. Praying for Israel and Jerusalem

  22. Praying for Israel and Jerusalem

  23. Ilya Pyuro says:

    Hamas is an animal!

  24. Typical of terrorists!

  25. Paul W. Howe says:

    The essentials & food will reach Ham*s first. Stop this cease fire & deal with it…

  26. Paul W. Howe says:

    The essentials & food will reach Ham*s first. Stop this cease fire & deal with it…

  27. LIARS, that is their new name, followed by Murderers,their last name. They will not stop til the last rocket is sent. Israel must go in and destroy every last HAMAS, everyone that picks up a gun or rocket, kids included. This is a state of WAR. What part has the world forgotten. War is ugly . I don’t like to see children in war, but those idiot gaza people are allowing this to happen, if the kids get in the way, well that is to bad and very sad, but this is WAR. Remember, they use children as weapons and self defense. That is who we are dealing with.

  28. LIARS, that is their new name, followed by Murderers,their last name. They will not stop til the last rocket is sent. Israel must go in and destroy every last HAMAS, everyone that picks up a gun or rocket, kids included. This is a state of WAR. What part has the world forgotten. War is ugly . I don’t like to see children in war, but those idiot gaza people are allowing this to happen, if the kids get in the way, well that is to bad and very sad, but this is WAR. Remember, they use children as weapons and self defense. That is who we are dealing with.

Comments are closed.

SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend

Current Top Story
Car in Light Rail Runover
Baby Killed, 7 Injured in Suspected Terror Attack at Jerusalem Light Rail [video]
Latest News Stories
A novel solution for gender separation, even though this probably is a PhotoShop job.

Wouldn’t be a lot easier if fanatic Haredim would simply charter their own planes?

Jerusalem Light Rail traveling through a neighborhood in the capital.

Social media is reporting that a terrorist was shooting at Israelis at the light rail station near Ammunition Hill (Givat Tachmoshet). The shots were fired from a moving vehicle. There are reportedly many injuries. Updates as soon as available. UPDATE 1, 6:25 pm Israeli Time There are conflicting reports about what caused the injuries at the light rail station. […]

Canadian Parliament Hill

A Canadian soldier was injured after being shot on Canada’s Parliament Hill.

IMI To Be Privatized, Price Expected To Be 2.5 – 3 Billion Shekels

Mayor, Prime Minister Demand Response to Unacceptable Situation

“We want the residents of Gaza to live in dignity and prosperity, rebuild their homes and return to normal life,” Yaalon said. “But we are very worried. Just yesterday Hamas representatives said they intend to reconstruct the infiltration tunnels, instead of rebuilding the homes of Gaza’s residents.”

“When the Metropolitan Opera incites violence you can’t know what will happen,” Wiesenfeld said at the protest.

Ban’s only interest in Gaza is to continue UNRWA’s occupation.

Reconstruction in Gaza won’t even begin until the start of winter, says a Palestinian Authority official.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu seen with his wife Sara, celebrating the Prime Minister’s 65th birthday, at PM Netanyahu’s office in Jerusalem, on October 21, 2014.

Hamas is still in the mode of “give us a finger and we will take the whole hand.”

A terror cell attacked Israeli soldiers patrolling the southern border Wednesday from the Sinai Peninsula.

A car tried to run through the Gush Etzion checkpoint near the tunnel roads.

The IDF doesn’t discuss it but is not ignoring possible terror tunneling in the north.

A large fire threatened Yitzhar, but now it is under control.

More Articles from Tzvi Ben-Gedalyahu
A novel solution for gender separation, even though this probably is a PhotoShop job.

Wouldn’t be a lot easier if fanatic Haredim would simply charter their own planes?

UNRWA food aid

Ban’s only interest in Gaza is to continue UNRWA’s occupation.

ISIS propaganda video warns “our grandchildren will sell your sons as slaves.”

Let’s raise funds to send her to Syria where she can put some sense in her head, if it stays attached.

It is hard to believe, but Egypt is now dependent on Israel for gas instead of the other way around.

Barzilai hospital searched for its resident doctor-turned-terrorist after he disappeared and discovered that he changed professions.

A ‘good news’ story from the Nepal avalanche disaster to warm your heart. Take out your Kleenex.

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/hamas-attacks-israel-with-mortar-shells-during-humanitarian-ceasefire/2014/07/17/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: