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A ball of fire is seen during Israeli air strikes in Gaza May 4, 2019
Israel pledges to respond forcibly to Gaza

Netanyahu to hold security cabinet meeting Sunday

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.

Amos Yadlin
Ex-IDF intel. chief: Hamas has found weak point in deterrence

"Army must surprise Hamas with painful counter-strike."

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.

Rocket fire near Kfar Saba
7 injured in rocket fire, Netanyahu says 'will respond with force'

A rocket hit a private home in Moshav Mishmeret in the Kfar Saba region early Monday morning, injuring seven people, all of whom were evacuated to Meir Hospital.

Bus on fire
IDF soldier in critical condition after rocket strikes bus

More than 80 rockets have been fired from Gaza into Israel.

Israeli air strike
Timeline: More than 300 rockets fired at Israel on Monday

After Sunday's firefight in Gaza, escalation between the IDF and Gaza appears inevitable.

IDF strikes terror cell in Gaza trying to place IED on border fence

The weekend saw a violent flareup in Gaza and the surrounding border communities, as 37 rockets were fired at Israel, which responded by hitting more than 80 Hamas terror targets.

'Quiet for quiet'

Many Israelis may hope for Gazans to protest on the street due to their poor economic situation – as we’ve seen done recently by disgruntled Iranians. But Gaza has been in dire straits for longer.

A member of Hamas' military police walks through rubble at a site that was hit by Israeli air strike
Calm, but still no Gaza ceasefire

Avi Dichter, chairman of the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee and former head of Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency), warned that only Israel will dictate military options.

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