In his ruling, Judge Itay Bresler-Gonen wrote that Ghattas "took advantage of his status as a member of the Knesset and the trust given him by the democratic system and the IPS.'
'From now on, anyone who plotted, planned or contemplated carrying out an attack will know that their family would pay a heavy price for their heinous act.'
Israel's military continues to insist the mortar was an "errant projectile" and the "result of Syrian internal fighting."
Israeli personnel spotted him tossing away the knife he secreted in one of his socks.
The shell hit an open area in the Golan Heights, according to the statement from the Israel Defense Force.
Nowadays Moshe lives with his maternal grandparents in Afula, in Jezreel Valley.
"We must ... lead [Hamas] to the realization that keeping hostages is a burden, not an asset."
“The time has come to put an end to this absurdity,” Danon said.
Throughout the night dozens of Arabs threw stones at IDF soldiers who guarded the entrance to the holy site, and the Jews inside. They also threw Molotov cocktails.
"In response to the immediate threat, the forces fired towards the suspect, resulting in his death."
"The projectile fire is errant and is a result of the internal fighting in Syria."
“Iran’s use of the Star of David as a target is hateful and unacceptable.”
The knife was discovered during a routine search of the woman’s bag at the checkpoint.
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In April, the US responded to the Syrian regime's chemical attack on civilians in suburban Damascus by launching 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at the airbase from which the warplanes responsible for the chemical attacks had flown.
According to Arab media the raid in the central Gaza Strip shelled an empty field east of Wadi Gaza, with no casualties reported.
Tensions between Israel and the Iranian-backed Hezbollah terrorist organization have been rising for some time.
Although this was the first attack on the southern front this week, it is the third attack on Israeli territory in as many days.
Applicants who claim relationships with anyone in the country are unaffected by the ban on visa applicants from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria, Sudan and Yemen.
'In effect, our sovereignty is being violated,' Shaked stressed. 'The ability of the state to maintain its internal security is undermined by the manner in which the characteristics of cyberspace are exploited negatively by the instigators and supporters of terrorism.'
'The message is that the establishment of Iranian arms factories will be intolerable for Israel,' the diplomat said.
A Turkish organization which is partly funded by the Turkish government has invested in a project designed to transport half a million Israeli Arabs...
Danon: “It is unfortunate that UNIFIL has chosen to turn the other way as Hezbollah continues to operate in the region."
'In light of sizeable gaps, lack of trust, and an absence of readiness for serious compromises from the Palestinian side, and the fact the Palestinian Authority is unable to provide an effective response to terror threats, it is difficult for me to envision the possibility of reaching a political agreement in the coming years.'
The measures are being taken to ensure the safety of Border Guard Police who guard the area.