Hamas Rocket Attacks

A member of Hamas' military police walks through rubble at a site that was hit by Israeli air strike
Following two rockets launched from Gaza, IDF strikes Hamas targets

Six rockets have been fired from Gaza over the past week

Elderly woman injured during Gaza rocket strike dies from her wounds

89 year-old Rivka Jamil sustained serious injuries while running for shelter in early May

PRIME MINISTER Benjamin Netanyahu has served as the foreign minister. What might happen next?
Exhausting all options before going to war - analysis

No boasting of any great gains, no praise for the strength and resilience of the country in withstanding an unprecedented missile barrage. Just a short note saying the campaign is far from over.

07/05/2019
President Rivlin visiting family of Moshe Agadi killed in rocket attack in south of Israel.
Rivlin pays condolence calls

"I know that we say 'Blessed is the True Judge'" said Rivlin, "but we all know that there is no comfort in the face of such a terrible tragedy."

A ball of fire is seen during an Israeli air strike in Gaza City May 4, 2019
Cabinet directs IDF to continue attacks and prepare for Gaza escalation

Netanyahu said in a brief statement before the weekly cabinet meeting that Israel will continue its “massive attacks” against terrorist elements in the Gaza Strip.

12/05/2019
The house destroyed by rocket fire, March 25th, 2019
In praise of the Wolfs

The fact that the family’s lives were spared – Susan remains moderately wounded at Beilinson Hospital in Kfar Saba – was due to the siren warning and some fast thinking by Daniel.

Shattered glass covers shoes left on the seat of a car that was damaged after a rocket hit a house
'I would be burying my family if we hadn’t gotten to the bomb shelter'

“I nearly lost my family,” said Robert Wolf, as he stood outside the shell of his house, on a tree-lined street with single family homes in the middle of the country, close to Kfar Saba.

Palestinian Hamas militants take part in a rally marking the 31st anniversary of Hamas' founding, in
What is going on with Hamas in Gaza? – analysis

The attack comes as tensions run high with the Gaza Strip ahead of Land Day and the one year anniversary marking the beginning of the Great Return March border riots.

Israeli soldiers speak next to tanks as military armoured vehicles gather in an open area near Israe
IDF sends brigades, calls up reservists to Gaza border following rocket

According to IDF Brig.-Gen. Ronen Manelis, the rocket was fired from Hamas operatives from a Hamas military post in Rafiah in the southern part of the Strip and had a range of 120 kilometers.

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