The statement was delivered during the emergency session of the UN Security Council, convened during the Passover seder, at a time no Jew could attend.
The Palestinian Authority representative addressed the Council during the meeting, while Israeli representatives were not present due to the sacred holiday.
"The blood of the Palestinians who were killed was not spilled in vain..."
15 Gazan Arabs were killed on Friday. According to the IDF, they were all terrorists who attempted to use the cover of the demonstrators to shoot or otherwise harm IDF soldiers.
This report is being updated regularly.
Israeli security forces have prepared for a variety of possible scenarios.
Gaza residents prefer Israeli prisons to the harsh reality at home.
The IDF is just 48 hours away from facing the potential challenge of thousands of Gaza residents who plan to storm the security fence.
IDF tanks shelled two Hamas observation posts in the northern Gaza Strip, east of Gaza City.
The IDF is looking for less lethal ways to protect Israel from the zombie-style attempt to overrun the Gaza border.
"We saw something coming in from Gaza that appeared in every way to be ballistic. At that moment, I didn’t care if it was a mortar, a missile or heavy automatic fire.”
The man who was in charge of Israel's defense policy from 2004 to 2006 stated for the record: "It's always better to be in conflict with a state entity, because it bears responsibility and pressure can be applied to it."
This year Hamas in Gaza and the Palestinian Authority in Judea and Samaria hope to organize tens of thousands of citizens to storm all crossings and border fences.
Gazans were warned they could expect to hear “explosions and the sounds of gunfire” which would be taking place during the drill, which Hamas said was “defensive only.”
Yassin was a founder and prominent leader of Hamas, who was dubbed by Israel the "mastermind of Palestinian terror" and a "mass murderer."
The siege of the house came under a state of heightened alert among the security services in Gaza in search of Anas Abu Khousa, the main suspect in the bombing of the Prime Minister's convoy last week.
“In every generation they rise up against us to destroy us and God saves us from their hands."
The Shabak suspects that the smuggling network included nine individuals who smuggled some 70 pistols and assault rifles from the Erez crossing to Arabs in Judea and Samaria.
The IDF identified an attempt by the Hamas to renew the digging in an old tunnel path.
“The attack was carried out in response to the placement of explosive devices on the border fence.”
Gaza's ruling Hamas terror group says it is not giving up on its terrorist tunnel activity.
The IED explosion in the northern Gaza Strip was heard Saturday afternoon.
The shelling coincided with heavy gunfire from Israeli military towers. Israeli artillery also fired at least nine shells at an unknown target near a memorial site for terrorists.
The PEU suggested that the success of the reconciliation government is closely linked to a fair solution to the plight of Gazan employees.
The driver and truck were stopped after arousing suspicion; a subsequent search of the vehicle revealed the IDF uniforms and accessories.