gaza strip

The Gaza Strip is a small region of Palestine located along the eastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea. It borders Egypt on the southwest and Israel on the northeast. The Gaza region has been subject to Israel control since 1967. It is still listed as “occupied” by the United Nations and many other human rights observer groups.
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A ROCKET IS fired toward Israel from the southern Gaza Strip in February.

IDF attacks Gaza targets in response to rockets, incendiary balloons

Two rockets were launched from the Gaza Strip. One rocket fell in an open area and Air Defense Artillery combat soldiers intercepted the second.

Smoke rises after an explosion as Palestinians take part in a night protest held along the Gaza side

IDF strikes Gaza after rocket launched at Israel amid Jerusalem unrest

A number of rioters were injured along the Gaza border as IDF soldiers responded with rubber bullets and tear gas.

09/05/2021

First team of mounted archers takes aim in Gaza

Mounted archery is a hard skill to master. Centuries ago it helped Genghis Khan's Mongol army conquer much of Asia and today is showcased in niche competitions.

By REUTERS
04/05/2021
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.

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 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

Gantz: If quiet is not kept, Gaza will suffer

Security officials tie the escalation to the event in Jerusalem * Kohavi pushes off trip to the US

24/04/2021
Israelis Hadar Goldin, Oron Shaul, Avera Mengistu and Hisham Al-Sayed being held by Hamas in Gaza

Hamas willing to accept less prisoner releases in exchange deal - report

Israeli officials do not have high expectations from the talks.

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

IDF strikes Hamas targets in Gaza in response to rocket fire

A rocket landed in an open area in Israeli territory earlier on Thursday, setting off rocket sirens in Sderot, Ibim and Nir Am in southern Israel.

16/04/2021
A ROCKET IS fired toward Israel from the southern Gaza Strip in February.

IAF strikes targets in Gaza after rocket lands near Beersheba - Watch

Earlier this week, attempted infiltrations and incendiary kites and balloons were reported along the Gaza border.

24/03/2021
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