Gaza

Coastal strip between Israel, Mediterranean and Egypt, containing 1.5 million Palestinians. Subject to restrictions from neighbors due to ongoing rocket fire and smuggling. Controlled by Hamas since 2007
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Netanyahu on Gaza rockets: Our enemies should not test us

"After the security cabinet meeting, we decided to prepare for every scenario," Netanyahu said. "That is the instruction that I and the defense minister gave."

Masked Palestinian members of the Al-Nasser Brigades prepare a flammable object to be flown toward I

Explosive balloons launched from Gaza amid riots along border - report

This is the first reporting of incendiary balloons sent from the Strip since March.

Are Gaza rockets bad news for a viable anti-Netanyahu bloc? - analysis

It wasn't bad enough Israel lacks a government to deal with tensions that are ratcheting up with Iran and the prolonged COVID-19 pandemic. Now Netanyahu also has to weigh a possible war with Hamas.

Is the violence in Jerusalem, Gaza, Mansour Abbas's moment? - comment

If he wills it, Abbas could break from the patterns of many Israeli Arab politicians who have come before and use a moment of tension to try to douse flames, urge reconciliation, humanize Israel.

26/04/2021

Protesters demand return of bodies of Hadar Goldin, Oron Shaul from Hamas

The demonstrations are an attempt to put pressure on the Israeli leadership "to express Israel's sovereignty" by bringing back the bodies for a Jewish burial.

IDF to respond strongly if Gaza rockets continue - security cabinet

The fishing zone in the Gaza Strip has been completely closed until further notice.

A ROCKET IS fired toward Israel from the southern Gaza Strip in February.

Sirens heard in Sderot as 3 rockets launched into Israel from Gaza

It is possible there were multiple interceptions by the Iron Dome defense system.

Jerusalem police remove barricades at Damascus Gate as Arab youth protest

Hamas urges terror groups to remain ready to fire rockets at Israel: "We call on the masses everywhere to organize activities of support for this uprising."

IDF Chief of Staff Aviv Kohavi meets with Gaza Division, April 25, 2021

IDF's Kohavi: We are preparing for an escalation in Gaza

The IDF Chief of Staff also recently canceled trip to DC.

25/04/2021
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