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The updated map makes it easier for the public to understand rocket alert zones by creating less confusing geographical divisions.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Two soldiers were indicted for theft of NIS 2,420 and obstruction of justice of the investigation into the theft, while a third soldier was indicted for aiding and abetting the theft.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Marwan Issa told a gathering Gaza City that Hamas continues to manufacture rockets and forge alliances with whoever can assist its cause.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Six months on from Operation Protective Edge, insecurity, trauma and mourning linger in Gaza border communities.
By BEN HARTMAN
Using ever-more accurate, hi-tech alerts that can provide warnings to specific neighborhoods, the IDF aspires to take some of the sting out of the massive rocket arsenals aimed at Israel.
The capture occurred on January 19, when the boat, carrying liquid fiberglass and three Gazan residents, was intercepted by the navy.
Hamas-affiliated website reports that Gaza man helped Israel find locations of Hamas figures, rockets.
Terrorism and Intelligence Center: Hamas looking to recover and broaden military infrastructure; Israel will encounter these capabilities in the next round.
The training was organized and held by members of Hamas’s armed wing, Izaddin al-Qassam.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The launches are used by Hamas arms designers to experiment with various projectile models
Defense minister: In north, Hezbollah remains deterred, and Free Syrian Army-linked groups are preventing radical Islamists from approaching our border.
Ya'alon: Hamas unable to smuggle in industrial weapons from Iran or Libya; Israeli deterrence is in place
The IAF strikes were precipitated by a Palestinian mortar that was launched from Gaza and landed in an open area in the Eshkol regional council.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Army Radio reports that defense establishment believes Salafi terror groups growing stronger in Gaza and challenging Hamas, likely to launch occasional "jihadi rocket fire."
According to the sources, Hamas denies that its operatives were behind the rocket fire.
In a wide-ranging interview with Vanity Fair magazine, the Hamas leader said Mohammed Deif was still alive.
Alarms send residents running for shelter in Eshkol Regional Council; IDF won't confirm report that rocket tests in Gaza set off the sirens.
Three sirens sounded in Ashkelon Regional Council and two in Sha'ar Hanegev, but army says it believes no rockets were fired from Gaza.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF
Prime minister says "it is clear to Hamas that we will not accept a drizzle of rockets."
By HERB KEINON
Tragerman family says Ban should address Hamas crimes after having announced that a UN committee would investigate "Israeli crimes" during Operation Protective Edge.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Army releases footage of strike on school compound in Shejaiya where terrorists had concealed a rocket launcher.
Hamas operates from heart of civilian population center, but melts away in face of ground offensive, Maj. S says.
PM says Operation Protective Edge will continue as long as necessary to achieve its goals; Ya'alon: Hamas trying to drag Israel into war of attrition.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Sirens warning of an attack blare in the Modi'in area, nearby Mateh Binyamin Regional Council in the West Bank; Gaza rockets also continue to pound the South.
By BEN HARTMAN,JPOST.COM STAFF
"Israel will pay a heavy price for the assassination of senior commanders," Hamas vows; one moderately hurt as projectile hits building.
Sami Abu Zuhri says Hamas not behind rockets that broke cease-fire and prompted IDF strikes; Hamas warns: If Netanyahu doesn't understand diplomatic language, we will force him to understand.
Peace Index poll finds that 58% of Israeli Jews think Israel should continue to fight until Hamas surrenders.
By GIL HOFFMAN
The revelation that Hamas planned to topple Abbas in the West Bank, makes a long-term deal between Israel and Hamas through the PA difficult.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Defense Ministry orders passenger train travel near Gaza border halted after a security evaluation; bus operations in area to be increased.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,SHARON UDASIN
Pool-goers say if rockets start hitting Israel again, they will stop coming to the pool.
By SHARON UDASIN
War title would require greater compensation to civilians who suffered financial loss during Operation Protective Edge.
By JEREMY SHARON
Bennett says money given to pay salaries to Hamas employees will be used to fund more tunnels, rockets and terror.
Hamas has threatened to punish journalists who record Hamas firing rockets.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Les Israéliens connaissent bien l’alerte rouge, celle qui les prévient de l’imminence d’une attaque à la roquette. Mais d’ici moins de deux ans, le système aura entièrement fait peau neuve. Quand la technologie se met au service de la défense des citoyens
‘Ah, but your land is beautiful,’ said South African novelist Alan Paton. ‘Ah, but your land is complicated,’ is a novel just waiting to be written here.
By PAMELA PELED
Lev Echad’s thousands of volunteers help ease life in the South.
By ANAV SILVERMAN
In wake of Operation Protective Edge, Defense Ministry takes steps to protect Israel's youth.
Farmers complain they are not being compensated as Tax Authority and Agriculture Ministry not working together.
Hostilities with Hamas result in departure of Spanish coach before the league season has even begun.
By ALLON SINAI
Sderot Mayor calls for destruction of Hamas Former British commander in Afghanistan blames Gazans for conflict.
By SAM SOKOL
Resources for Israel’s disabled people fall short in wartime.
By MIRIAM KRESH
Arab League Secretary-General Nabil Elarabi said on Sunday that the dispute between Hamas and the Palestinian Authority was hindering efforts to reconstruct the Gaza Strip.
The preliminary inquiry could lead to charges against Palestinian and Israeli officials.
In an interview with The Huffington Post, the Nobel laureate said that such an investigation would be “good for both sides.”
Many in the English-speaking community in Israel are unable to utilize the hotlines municipalities around the country have set up.
The decision came only a day after a rocket killed a Beduin man, Auda al-Wadj, 32, and wounded four members of his family.
By Ariel Ben Solomon,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Likely 2016 presidential candidate tells 'Atlantic' that Israel has right to respond to rockets; says anti-Semitism a factor in world scrutiny of Israel.
Liberman: “The only thing left to do is defeat Hamas, clean up the territory and get out as quickly as possible."
Netanyahu asks ICRC to help locate body parts of soldiers Oron Shaul and Hadar Goldin.
Commander of defense system over Tel Aviv area says despite recent war in South, principal focus of unit remains Lebanon.
Between 750-1000 Gazan casualties were terrorists, says IDF. Hamas, Islamic Jihad launched 3,356 rockets.
IDF prepares to destroy the last of Hamas's infiltration tunnels on Sunday; army source says "there is no decision to stop the operation."
YouTube video of Finnish reporter from Gaza's Shifa hospital goes viral, sparking journalist to turn to social media to lash out at news outlets.
Lawmakers reach agreement to pass measure after Senate Republicans previously blocked bid to fund missile defense.
Rocket fire into Israel resumes two hours into 72-hour cease-fire; Palestinian sources report 40 killed from IDF artillery fire.
Republicans nix aid proposal out of fear that "it would increase the debt"; Majority Leader Harry Reid says"If this isn’t an emergency I don’t know anything that is.”
B'Tselem filed the petition following the IBA's refusal to run the ad on the grounds that the ad would be a "politically controversial" statement.
Palestinian health officials: 20 people were killed when an UNRWA school in the Jabaliya refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip was shelled by the IDF.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS,TOVAH LAZAROFF
All of Israel is engaged in Operation Preventive Edge, says Rivlin, and the eyes of the nation are on soldiers who represent the heart of the people.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Bayit Yehudi ministers weigh in on Hamas' sudden request for a humanitarian cease-fire after breaking several before.
Transportation minister orders that Uvda airport near Eilat be utilized to replace Ben-Gurion Airport beginning noon local time.
On his twitter account, Bloomberg wrote, "This evening I will be flying on El Al to Tel Aviv to demonstrate that it is safe to fly in and out of Israel."
Delta flight en route to Tel Aviv diverted to Paris; Some American carriers announce indefinite suspension, several European airlines follow suit.
By NIV ELIS,LAHAV HARKOV
Netanyahu tells unruffled envoys: Hamas wants death of as many of its citizens as possible.
European and US airlines suspend flights to and from Israel after rocket falls 5km from Ben Gurion; El Al has historically continued flight service during times of war.
Pango, an app that lets people pay for parking from their mobile phones, sees significant drop in usage during course of fighting.
By NIV ELIS
Justice Minister says main focus of operation at the moment is to destroy tunnel network.
At least two rockets shot down by the Iron Dome over metropolitan Tel Aviv; rocket interceptions were also heard above Bat Yam, Holon, and Rishon Letzion.
Iron dome interceptions over Shfela region and southern districts.
IDF Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Benny Gantz says mission is to harm Hamas, destroy tunnels; 13 terrorists have been arrested by security officials.
More than fifty rockets from the Gaza Strip fired at Israel since the five hour cease-fire expired at 3 p.m.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Police closed roads in the Negev due to a suspected security incident; earlier on Thursday terrorists trying to infiltrate through tunnels thwarted.
Terrorists in Gaza launch projectiles toward Ashkelon, Eshkol at end of UN-brokered halt in fighting between Israel, Hamas.
Three projectile launched from Gaza land in Eshkol region; no injuries reported in attack that marks first interruption of cease-fire due to last until 3 p.m.
Iron Dome intercepts projectiles over Tel Aviv suburbs after rocket sirens sound in greater Tel Aviv area, Sharon region.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,HERB KEINON
Pause in IDF campaign to begin at 10:00 a.m. to allow relief aid into Gaza; Hamas also agrees to halt fighting.
Foreign Ministers run for shelter twice in what Liberman called the strongest way to show a visitor what Israelis are experiencing.
FM says Operation Protective Edge should end with IDF controlling all of Gaza; says ceasefire only allows Hamas to make more rockets.
Israel Electric Corporation says danger posed to IEC workers because of security situation may delay fixing problem.
In security footage, cat escapes unscathed after missile shrapnel falls directly in his tree.
PM says that while Israel is using anti-rocket batteries to protect Israeli citizens, Hamas is using Gaza's citizens to defend their rockets.
Schabas has now suddenly resigned after the exposure of his consulting job with the PLO.
By GERALD STEINBERG
William Schabas resigned as head of the UNHRC inquiry into Israeli war crimes.
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The latest war left us safer but conversely more uncomfortable.
By LIAT COLLINS
We visited Israel for a month this summer. Yes, for that month. We spent more time in dark stairwells and dusty shelters than should be allowed by law in any country with a Mediterranean climate.
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The truly dangerous press is the one which prostitutes itself.
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They like to shoot their rockets off exactly at the hour that parents drop their kids at school, because that creates the most terror in Jewish parents.
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We would be wise to study Israel’s tactics and ensure our forces are ready for a new evolution in asymmetric warfare.
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By emphasizing the comparative body counts without providing the reasons for the disparity, the media plays into the hands of Hamas, and encourages that terrorist organization to continue to pursue its dead baby strategy.
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When the people of Israel exercise their inherent right of self-defense, they are forced to withstand an additional onslaught from today’s morally bankrupt United Nations.
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