GAZA CITY – The Israeli military said late Thursday it had launched a ground operation within the Gaza Strip. “The IDF’s objective as defined by the Israeli government is to establish a reality in which Israeli residents can live in safety and security without continues indiscriminate terror, while striking a significant blow to Hamas’ terror infrastructure,” a statement from the Israel Defense Forces read. Earlier in the day, Gaza was rocked by a series of Israeli airstrikes and artillery fire, hours after a temporary...
Israeli military officials said early Tuesday that they had carried out airstrikes targeting at least 100 sites in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip as part of a new offensive aimed at halting rocket attacks by militants as President Barack Obama urged both sides to exercise restraint. In a statement, the military said it was seeking to “retrieve stability to the residents of southern Israel, eliminate Hamas’ capabilities and destroy terror infrastructure operating against the State of Israel and its civilians.” “We have repeatedly...
Explosions have rocked central Gaza as Israel strikes back in response to Hamas attacks. Earlier today rockets from Palestine struck Tel Aviv, reportedly killing three people.
From Sources at the Highest Levels of the Israeli Government: Obama Threatens Netanyahu Over Iran: ” You need us. We don’t need you.”
The public rift that has developed between U.S. President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu may be much more serious than Obama simply not being able to meet this week due to a busy schedule.
It’s almost go-time in the Middle East. Despite sanctions imposed by the West, the Iranians have refused to make any changes to their nuclear ambitions, insisting that they are not developing nuclear weapons.
Israel and the US are set to hold their largest ever joint military exercise in October, featuring thousands of soldiers and advanced anti-missile defense systems, and simulating simultaneous fire from Iran and Syria.
A major Israel TV station on Sunday night broadcast a detailed report on how Israel will go about attacking Iran’s nuclear facilities in the event that diplomacy and sanctions fail and Israel decides to carry out a military strike.