“Today’s UN mistake undermines the prospects for peace by encouraging the illusion held by some Palestinian leaders that they can advance their goals without direct peace negotiations."
"We must fight the terrorism of the balloons as the State of Israel fights any other kind of terrorism.”
Lapid blamed the Netanyahu administration for Wednesday's devastating rocket attack in Be'er Sheva: "This is the result of a government that for nearly five years hasn't decided what its policy is [regarding Gaza]."
The group is allegedly a radical faction that once was part of Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas’s Fatah faction.
The balloon and its terrorist package landed in the industrial zone close to the Nesharim interchange near Ramle.
“Last night, missiles were fired on us from Gaza. Only the quick response of a mother saved the lives of her children. Israel will not stand by while our people are under attack, and the world must know that."
Israel's population has quietly begun to show the focused behavior and grim determination that was seen just prior to the start of the 2014 counter terrorism war with Hamas known as Operation Protective Edge.
“I ... will not hesitate to take any appropriate action, within the confines of the independent and impartial exercise of my mandate under the Rome Statute, with full respect for the principle of complementarity.”
Come Friday, all hell should break loose around 2 PM, when the mosques in Gaza let people out.
IDF fighter jets attacked more than 20 Hamas terrorist targets in the Gaza Strip on Wednesday morning, in retaliation for the shooting of a...
The rocket alert went off in the Ashkelon Beach region at 8:33 AM on Wednesday.
Eyewitnesses said the Israeli raids had spread to the town of Beit Lahia in the northern Gaza Strip, and a powerful explosion rocked Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip.
The rocket hit the family's home, right after they closed the bomb shelter door.
Hamas also launched boats in an effort to break through Israel’s maritime blockade, but they were stopped by the IDF.
At present, Palestinian Authority farmers in Judea and Samaria own and work groves totaling some 18,000 dunams, an exponential increase from the 2,500 dunams they had in 2005.
“We are very close to a different kind of activity, an activity that will include very powerful blows. If it has sense, Hamas will ... stop these violent disturbances – now.”
A colorful cluster of balloons arrived at midday at the Be’er Sheva school attached to what appears to be a small explosive, with a cord ending in a detonator or ignition piece.
"The big battle is between Habayit Hayehudi, which will be pulling to the right in all areas, versus the center-left, which is Yisrael Beiteinu."
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday morning told the weekly Cabinet meeting that Hamas, apparently, has not internalized Israel's message. "If they do not stop...
“Our marches are not for the sake of solar (gasoline) or dollars. Our people have the right to live in dignity and end the blockade.”
“Israel will not tolerate a situation in which fuel trucks are allowed into Gaza on the one hand while on the other hand, terror and violence is carried out against IDF soldiers and citizens of Israel.”
A number of terrorists approached an IDF post and the force fired at them. The terrorists were killed. According to Ma'an, 7 Arabs were killed.
The only media outlets that thought this event was worth noting were Pro-Palestinian: Ha'aretz and Ma'an (We're kidding, Ma'an is not officially pro-Palestinian).
At this point, the stabbing suspect is being interrogated by the Shin Bet, which seeks to understand the role of his relatives in the escape.
Israel Police instruct the public NOT to touch or EVEN TO APPROACH any suspicious object, including balloons or kites which "may contain flammable or explosive material."