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IDF Shells Gaza After Rocket Fire on Southern Israel

IDF tanks fired mortar shells at Gaza in response to a second rocket attack on southern Israel.

14 Arab Fugitives Captured in Judea, Samaria

More than a dozen wanted fugitives were captured by Israeli forces in Judea and Samaria.

IDF Bulldozers Level Land Along Southern Gaza Strip Border in Search of Tunnels

Arabs who work near the buffer zone on occasion attempt to attack, even fire on the machinery and are repelled with fire.

Arab Teens Arrested in Bethlehem for Terror Activity

The Arab teens are suspected of throwing rocks and improvised pipe bombs towards worshipers in Rachel's Tomb.

Update: Rocket Hits Near Gaza Border Community

A rocket alert went off in a community near the Gaza border at 2:26 PM.

Final Obama Battle Waged Against Amona Jews

On Wednesday, the State Department “strongly condemned” the resettling of Amona's Jews, in an angry press release reminiscent of the Days Secretary John Kerry was first realizing there was no Nobel Peace Prize for him for fathering a new Palestinian State.

Update: Flotilla Vessel Arrives in Ashdod Port, Accompanied by Israeli Naval Forces

An all-female IDF Naval unit was used for the first time to seize control of the vessel.

Israeli Combat Pilot Killed While Ejecting From Burning Jet

An Israeli fighter pilot is killed in a tragic crash while ejecting from his burning jet at the Ramon air base.

Contact Lost with ‘Zaytouna’ Women’s Flotilla to Gaza

Contact was lost with the Women's Flotilla to Gaza at mid-afternoon, but the Israeli Navy planned to intercept the vessel.

IDF Shelling Northern Gaza in Retaliation for Sderot Rocket

The swift retaliation represents a continued new policy instituted by Defense Minister Liberman of hitting back inside Gaza as soon as someone on that side violates the 2014 ceasefire between Israel and Hamas.

Gaza Rocket Hits Near Sderot School, No Injuries

The rocket fell near a school on Homa Umigdal Street. Some damage to property was reported.

OneFamily Commemorates Terror Victims and Families of Jewish Year 5776 [video]

The OneFamily support organization lists the lives lost to terror since Rosh Hashana 2015.

Israeli Navy Prepared to Escort Women’ Gaza Boats to Ashdod

The Zaytouna Captain is US Army retired Colonel Ann Wright, who resigned from the US government in 2003, over her objection to the Bush Administration's foreign policy.

IDF Soldier in Stable Condition After Attack North of Jerusalem

An IDF soldier is in stable condition after he was attacked at the Qalandiya checkpoint by an Arab terrorist.

Report: Israel Paid $20M to Turkey as Compensation for Mavi Marmara

Israel has reportedly transferred the agreed-on $20M compensation payment to Turkey.

Holiday Closure Begins at Palestinian Authority, Gaza Crossings

As happens for every Jewish holiday, the crossings to the Palestinian Authority and Gaza are closed.

PA Military Liaison Officer Arrested After Criticizing Abbas for Attending Peres Funeral

A Palestinian Authority PR officer was arrested after publicly chastising leader Mahmoud Abbas for attending the Peres funeral.

FULL TEXT: US President Barack Obama’s Eulogy for Israel’s 9th President, Shimon Peres, z’l...

"Shimon's story is ... the story of a people who, over so many centuries in the wilderness, never gave up on that basic human longing to return home."

Peres Funeral Closed to Public, Security Tightened, Streets Closed in Central Jerusalem

The Peres funeral is closed to the public due to the attendance of PA leader Mahmoud Abbas.

Mahmoud Abbas, Leader of Palestinian Authority, to Attend Peres Funeral in Jerusalem

PA leader Mahmoud Abbas submits a request to attend the funeral of Israel's ninth president, Shimon Peres.

Abbas Political Adviser Nimr Hammad, Dead at 78

Beirut-based Nimr Hammad, political adviser to Yasser Arafat and Mahmoud Abbas has died at the age of 78.

Temple Mount Closed to Jews On the Eve of Rosh Hashana, Due to Minor...

The Israel Police won't allow Jews to enter the Temple Mount on the eve of Rosh Hashana due to a conflict with a minor Islamic holiday.

Three Republicans Introduce Bill to Cut Funds to PA over Pay to Terrorist Murderers

Senator Graham asked, “Why is the Palestinian Authority paying young Palestinians to commit acts of terror against innocent Americans like Taylor Force or Israelis?"

Palestinian Authority Leader Hails Peres As Peace Partner While PA Gov’t Vilifies Him

PA leader Mahmoud Abbas hailed Israel's late former president, Shimon Peres, while his PA government issued an obituary filled with hate.

Jerusalem Light Rail Attacked in Shuafat

The windshield of the lead car on the Jerusalem Light Rail was damaged in a stoning attack.

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