gaza tunnels

Egypt says it destroyed more than 3,000 Gaza tunnels

Some of the destroyed tunnels were three kilometers long and 30 meters deep.

Hamas threatens to shower Israel with rockets for 6 months

Hamas leader Yahya Sinwar on Monday threatened that his group would fire rockets at Israel for six months continuously if the blockade on the Gaza Strip continues.

By YASSER OKBI/MAARIV , KHALED ABU TOAMEH
05/11/2019
Kibbutz Kerem Shalom
IDF soldier fights Gaza terror tunnels, moves to a kibbutz on the border

For about two years, Alef and his 28 friends have lived in Kibbutz Kerem Shalom, which is located next to the Gaza border.

14/09/2019
A general view of the interior of a cross-border attack tunnel dug from Gaza to Israel, near Kissufi
IDF discovers another Gaza tunnel leading into Israel

The project is being carried out by the Defense Ministry’s Engineering and Construction Department and the Border and Sewage Administration.

PRIME MINISTER Benjamin Netanyahu.
Netanyahu: Israel preparing for wide-scale campaign in Gaza

Netanyahu's comments came after he convened a security cabinet meeting at the IDF Gaza Division headquarters to discuss the situation in the Gaza Strip.

03/07/2019
Hamas
Egypt gassed tunnelers, Israel wouldn’t. Why the double standard?

Were Israel to use Egyptian methods, it would presumably face a wave of global criticism as it does nearly any time it uses force. Why the double-standard?

a crane laying a concrete T-wall block at a security checkpoint along a road
IDF uncovers Hezbollah tunnel, residents tell Post 'we heard digging'

600 foot tunnel extended from a home in the Lebanese village of Kfar Kila and infiltrated some 40 meters into northern Israel; Residents tell Post they aren't surprised.

US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the Israel Museum
Trump signs defense bill into law codifying Obama-era aid

The bill includes $500 million in anti-missile defense aid and $50 million in anti-tunnel assistance.

The decreasing effectiveness of Hamas terrorism

Just as missile terrorism was far less effective than suicide bombing, tunnel terrorism was less effective than both, essentially foiled by technological developments.

Tunnel discovered in Gaza on the weekend of April 14, 2018
CNN gets rare tour of Islamic Jihad terror tunnel, missile site

In the video, the masked terrorists are seen getting a pep talk from their leader, identified as Abu Abdallah, and praying from the Koran.

By JTA
19/06/2018
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