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Hamas Rocket Slaughters Cows

Thursday, July 17th, 2014

The other day, a Hamas rocket from Gaza made a direct hit on a Kibbutz’s dairy farm, in the Eshkol region.

The rocket exploded in the cowshed, slaughtering 56 cows.

IDF Soldier Needs Prayers for Recovery

Friday, July 11th, 2014

Doctors are becoming increasingly concerned about one of the two IDF soldiers who suffered shrapnel wounds in Thursday’s rocket attack on the Eshkol Regional Council district.

The soldier, Mordechai Yamin, was admitted in moderate-to-serious condition at Soroka Medical Center in Be’er Sheva, has now been moved to the Intensive Care Unit and is listed in serious-to-critical condition.

Surgeons worked through the night to remove fragments from his body but a sliver of shrapnel remains in his brain and doctors are hesitant to remove it due to the danger involved.

The public is asked to pray for the full and speedy recovery of Mordechai ben (son of) Bracha Yehudit.

Mortar Attack

Friday, July 4th, 2014

Sorry, it’s hard to keep up with all the rocket and mortar attacks, now that a ceasefire may happen.

Mortar attack on the Eshkol region just after 12 PM.

4 Gazan mortars hit open areas.

 

No damage or injuries reported.

Gaza Celebrates Peace Talks with Rocket Launch on Israel

Sunday, July 21st, 2013

Apparently to celebrate the upcoming peace talks, the Gazans launched a rocket at Israel at 10 pm on Sunday. It landed in an open area in the Eshkol region. No injuries or damage was reported.

The air raid siren went off in time.

Midnight Rockets

Sunday, April 21st, 2013

Residents of the Eshkol region, near Gaza, almost managed to sleep last night, until a midnight Red Alert siren broke the silence, as one, or possibly two Gazan rockets hit in open areas.

No injuries or damage was reported.

 

 

Farmers: Tomato Prices Doubled Due to Gaza War

Monday, November 26th, 2012

The Farmers Union says that the recent doubling of tomato prices is due to rocket attacks from Gaza leading up to and during Operation Pillar of Defense.

In a report by Globes online business magazine, the farmers’ organization said that tomato growres in the south had difficulty reaping their tomatoes or tending their fields, leading to significant crop losses.  Farmers in the Eshkol region produce 70% of Israel’s tomatoes.

Pepper, turnip, potato and cucumber prices are also expected to rise in the short term.

7:50 PM Gaza War Update

Thursday, November 15th, 2012

7:47 PM Sirens: Bnei Shimon and Har Hebron

7:46 PM Sirens: Be’er Sheva

7:45 PM Magen David Adom has raised the level of preparedness in the Central Region (Tel Aviv area) to the highest level possible. 7:43 PM More rockets fired at Eshkol region.

7:40 PM Reports that one rocket landed in Bat Yam.

7:36 PM Cellular networks in Tel Aviv area crashing under pressure.

7:35 PM Rocket lands in cow shed in Eshkol region. No injuries. No report on cow situation.

7:33 PM At least 1000 reserve soldiers mobilized on an emergency footing. 7:31 PM BREAKING: Anti-tank rocket fired at IDF troops from Gaza.

7:23 PM  Iron Dome system knocks down 7 rockets over Be’er Sheva.

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/750-pm-gaza-war-update/2012/11/15/

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