web analytics
October 23, 2014 / 29 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.



Iron Dome Intercepts Rocket Aimed at Ashkelon

The Iron Dome defense system fires to interecpt incoming missiles from Gaza in Ashdod, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012.

The Iron Dome defense system fires to intercept incoming missiles from Gaza in Ashdod, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012.
Photo Credit: Tsafrir Abayov/Flash90

Gazan terrorists launched multiple rockets at Israel at 5 AM Monday morning. One rocket that was going to hit Ashkelon was intercepted by Iron Dome. The other three landed in open areas.

Israel is set to name 26 terrorists today that is will be releasing, including 5 Gazans, and just the other week uncovered terror tunnels leading from Gaza, into Israeli towns.

On Sunday, two mortars from Gaza landed in Israel. No damage was reported in that attack.

About the Author: JewishPress.com brings you the latest in Jewish news from around the world. Stay up to date by following up on Facebook and Twitter. Do you have something noteworthy to report? Submit your news story to us here.


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.

7 Responses to “Iron Dome Intercepts Rocket Aimed at Ashkelon”

  1. Trisha Boyd says:

    Praying for everyone.

  2. They’re doing this to claim they pressured Israel into releasing prisoners.

  3. They’re doing this to claim they pressured Israel into releasing prisoners.

  4. Now 13 rebel groups have joined Al-Nusra which is linked to Al-Qaeda. The West has been backing the “good” Syrian rebels which have resorted to canabalism and other atrocities. The question is of course; where do we go from here? Also linked to the Syrian war is Iran. The window for Iran to give up the aspects of it’s nuclear program that “give the strong impression it can be used for military purposes" to come to a full end. With all of this volatility if anything should go wrong the war written about in Isaiah 17 may take place. Many will die on both sides and Damascus Syria would be destroyed. In July of 2012 I wrote a small booklet that speaks of salvation and some of what the Bible says will happen in the end times as well as what will happen during the period known as the seven (360 day) year tribulation and other soon to take place events. I don’t accept donations and it’s free. It’s about 6 or 7 pages, so it’s a short read. I encourage you to have a look: http://www.booksie.com/religion_and_spirituality/book/richard_b_barnes/after-the-rapture-whats-next

  5. Yechiel Baum says:

    ATTACH THE RELEASED TERRORISTS TO RETALIATORY ROCKETS BACK TO GAZA

  6. Beth Wright says:

    The need to perfect Iron Dome is NOW…

  7. Doug Payne says:

    Too often we build a better door when the horses have left the barn.

Comments are closed.

SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend

Current Top Story
Equipment at an oil well. (illustrative only, file photo)
US-led Coalition Destroys Syrian Oil Wells
Latest News Stories
Equipment at an oil well. (illustrative only, file photo)

Syria’s once-lucrative oil wells dissolve under U.S.-led coalition air strikes targeting the ISIS terror organization.

The Ebola Virus virus.

In Lebanon, a man in his 20s suspected of being ill with the Ebola virus has been placed in quarantine at a Beirut hospital.

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Avigdor Liberman take on Japanese Sumo wrestler Konishki Yasokichi at the Foreign Ministry in Jerusalem, October 23, 2014. 
Yasokichi, a celebrity in Japan, was visiting Jerusalem to take part in the Japanese Culture Week.

Israelis of all ages watched in fascination as the Hawaiian-born Japanese-Samoan former sumo star, Konishiki Yasokichi shared his moves during a special workshop for children in Jerusalem.

Chaye Zissel Braun Grave

The Legal Forum for Israel calls on Transportation Minister Katz to amend the law and revoke drivers’ licenses of convicted terrorists.

Kerry still thinks Muslim terror in Israel is different from elsewhere.

This Friday, millions of Jews in 340 cities around the world will be ‘keeping it together.’ The 7th day. Shabbat.

After decades of using diesel-powered locomotives, Israel Railways is going “electric.”

The real news will be when the West wakes up before it won’t be able to wake up.

Were you on the plane? Let us know what really happened.

Terror? Of course not. The Arab driver lost control of his steam shovel after being prematurely shot.

The first intifada began with Ishmael 3,500 years ago and never ended.

The funeral for Chaye Zisel Braun began at midnight Wednesday night.

Al-Shaloudi was the nephew of the former Hamas chief and bombmaker Mohiyedine Sharif.

Arab media describes Hamas vehicular terrorist attack as ‘Palestinian ‘shot dead’ by Israeli police.’

Police tried to reach the home of the driver in Wednesday’s attack.

More Articles from Jewish Press News Briefs
Chaye Zissel Braun Grave

The funeral for Chaye Zisel Braun began at midnight Wednesday night.

Al-Shaloudi was the nephew of the former Hamas chief and bombmaker Mohiyedine Sharif.

Police tried to reach the home of the driver in Wednesday’s attack.

Hundreds of Jewish leaders from around the world who are part of the Jewish Agency for Israel Board of Governor will convene in Ashkelon, one of Hamas favorite targets for rockets and missiles, next week. The Board had been set to meet in Mexico as part of its annual rotation amongst the world’s Jewish communities, […]

Syria says it bombed the jets as they were landing in Aleppo.

The baby that was injured in the suspected terror attack this evening died in the hospital.

The train company’s video of the event in Jerusalem that left 8 people injured.

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/iron-dome-intercepts-rocket-towards-ashkelon/2013/10/28/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: