The senior officer added that Hamas is trying to rebuild thousands of feet of terror tunnels running underground in Gaza by creating bypasses in the segments destroyed by the IDF.
The airstrip, 10 miles from the Syrian border, could be used for UAV missions against Syrian rebels. Israel also is in range.
Arab media said several bases with long-range missiles were attacked on Saturday and last Wednesday.
Israel quietly admits accidentally killing a Spanish soldier in UNIFIL while responding to a Hezbollah attack.
American Jews rethink their support for the Democratic party after the U.S. deal allows Iran to keep its nuclear program.
They might look cute, but concern for the animal's welfare if missing from the process.
The IDF will have hard choices to make in the next war with Hezbollah.
Syrian activist refugees are starting to speak out and share their experiences with the rest of the world -- particularly with their Israeli neighbors.
Lebanon presidency hostage in Iran nuclear talks.
"Today the Jewish people face another attempt by yet another Persian potentate..." to wipe out Israel, PM Netanyahu told Congress.
Candidates from the top five Israeli parties addressed Anglo voters in Jerusalem on Wednesday; the big 'hot button' was Iran and the PM's speech to Congress next week.
The White House must think that extremists will fight themselves. Or maybe he wants to "engage" them. Just don’t call them Muslims.
Former Defense Secy Leon Panetta says that he is “afraid” of the impact Israel’s PM Netanyahu will have in Congress.
You can’t choose your neighbors, and who would want to choose between Al Qaeda and Assad-Hezbollah?
The UN has added a second panel to "investigate" Israel's role in defending itself against terror attacks, this time in the north.
And which Israelis official backed the resolution in 2006? Tzipi Livni.
The Washington Post reports the CIA and Mossad collaborated on the 2007 murder in Damascus of the Hezbollah terror group's No. 2 leader.
Hezbollah is a terrorist group and terrorist party, but most and worst of all, it is a huge and powerful army.
PM Binyamin Netanyahu warns at a memorial for late PM Ariel Sharon that Iran has already begun its war against Israel.
"Not wanting to stir things up in the north" means "Yes, we could bomb them to kingdom come, but. no, we won't."
The US condemns Hezbollah's attack on "IDF forces" but never mentions civilians or terror. Why not?
Canada comes out in strong support of Israel as it faces another threat from Iranian Mideast proxy, Hezbollah.
Five IDF soldiers are in Ziv Hospital in Tzefat...
9:31pm The Mt. Hermon ski resort on the Golan Heights will be open for business tomorrow morning -- having receiving permission from the IDF. 8:03pm...
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu announced Wednesday night that “whoever is behind today's attack will pay the full price.”