Sunday, January 24, 2021



Rocket Fired From Gaza Into Israel for First Time in More Than a Month

A rocket was fired from Gaza into southern Israel for the first time since early May, spurring Israeli airstrikes and tank fire on Hamas...

Beresheet 2 Project to Launch Immediately, SpaceIL Chair Says

JERUSALEM (JTA) — The Beresheet 2 project will launch effective immediately, SpaceIL chairman Morris Kahn announced on Saturday evening. In a statement posted on Facebook...

How to Watch Israel’s Beresheet Spacecraft Land on the Moon

JERUSALEM (JTA) — With elections in the rearview mirror, Israelis are now focusing on the moon. The Israeli spacecraft Beresheet, or Genesis, is scheduled to...

IDF targets Hamas positions after rockets fired from Gaza at southern Israel

JERUSALEM - Israel’s military targeted two Hamas positions in the northern Gaza Strip hours after two rockets were fired from Gaza at southern Israel. One of...

Rocket fired from Gaza lands near kibbutz

A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip landed in an open area near a kibbutz in southern Israel not far from the Gaza border.

Rockets fired from Gaza at southern Israel

Three rockets were fired at Israel from Gaza, police said on Wednesday, after warning sirens were heard in Israeli towns near the border.

Police say one rocket fired from Gaza Strip towards Israel

Air raid sirens sounded on Tuesday night after at least five rockets fired from the Gaza Strip landed in southern Israel, Israeli television news reports said.

NASA’s unmanned Antares rocket explodes on launch

An unmanned Antares rocket exploded seconds after lift off from a commercial launch pad in Virginia on Tuesday, a NASA TV broadcast showed.

Rocket from Gaza strikes Tel Aviv area, Israeli military says

A rocket fired from Gaza struck as far as the Tel Aviv area on Tuesday, the Israeli military said, in the deepest rocket attack since a truce calmed fighting about 10 days ago.

BREAKING: Israeli police confirm rocket fired from Gaza landed in Southern Israel

Rockets were fired from the Gaza Strip into southern Israel two hours before the deadline of a 72-hour cease-fire between Hamas and Israel.

Renewed Israel, Palestinian truce off to shaky start

Israel and the Palestinians renewed a truce that had largely tempered a five-week-old war, but the deal got off to a shaky start on Thursday with rockets from Gaza slamming into Israel and Israel retaliating with air strikes.

Rockets Launched Behind Journalist During Gaza Coverage

While reporting live from Gaza, Hamas recklessly launches rockets behind a France 24 journalist.

U.S. government believes Malaysia jet hit by surface-to-air missile

A U.S. official said the United States believes a surface-to-air missile brought down the Malaysian airliner that crashed on Thursday in eastern Ukraine, killing all 295 people aboard.

Hamas says it fired rocket toward Haifa

Hamas said it fired a rocket at the city of Haifa, northern Israel, on Tuesday in what would be the longest-range such Palestinian attack from the Gaza Strip.

Israel attacks Gaza sites in response to rocket, bomb attacks

Israel’s Air Force bombed three sites in Gaza in response to attacks from Palestinians in the coastal strip.

Gaza rockets hit south Israel, army strikes back

Seven rockets fired from the Gaza Strip landed in southern Israel during the Jewish Passover holiday on Monday, drawing retaliatory air strikes from the Israeli army, officials said, the first cross-border clash in several weeks.

Rocket fired from Gaza hits southern Israel

A rocket fired from Gaza exploded in an open area in southern Israel; no injuries or damage were reported.

Retaliating Israel targets Gaza rocket launchers

The Israeli Air Force targeted two concealed rocket launchers in northern Gaza hours after a mortar attack from the coastal strip.

The Torah of drones: Examining the complex morality of drone warfare

In 2009, an Israeli drone flying over the Gaza Strip transmitted back to its command station an image of a telltale rocket trail streaking toward Israeli territory. Many kilometers away, a young Israeli operator, Capt. Y, quickly maneuvered the unmanned aircraft to get a look at the young Palestinian who had just launched the deadly missile.

Grenades fired in Cairo, troops killed near Suez Canal after protesters die

Suspected militants killed six Egyptian soldiers near the Suez Canal and fired rocket-propelled grenades at a state satellite station in Cairo on Monday, suggesting an Islamist insurgency was gathering pace three months after an army takeover.

Al-Qaida-affiliated terror group says it’s resuming holy war against Jews

A terrorist group affiliated with al-Qaida that claimed responsibility for a rocket attack on northern Israel said it has resumed a jihad, or holy war, against the Jews.

Rockets fired from Lebanon land in Israel

Four rockets fired from Lebanon landed in northern Israel. One of the rockets from Thursday afternoon fell in a field in Nahariya, according to reports. There were no reports of injuries or casualties.

Israel says it bombed Lebanon in retaliation for rocket attack

Israel\'s air force bombed a militant target in Lebanon on Friday in retaliation for a cross-border rocket salvo on Thursday, a spokesman said.

Amid violent clashes, Egypt closes border with Gaza

Egypt closed the border between Sinai and the Gaza Strip as clashes between its government security forces and protesters backing deposed President Mohamed Morsi continued for a second day.

As prisoner release begins, rockets fired at Israel

Rockets were fired from Gaza at southern Israel as Palestinian prisoners being released by Israel were being transported to the border.

Reports: Hamas missiles can reach Tel Aviv

Hamas has rockets that can reach Tel Aviv, according to Israeli media reports.

Rocket fired from Egypt found in Israel

Israeli troops found the remains on Tuesday of the first rocket to be fired from Egypt since the July 3 overthrow of the Islamist government there, a military official said.

Meet the laser that guides the Iron Dome (soon to be made in the USA)

Six months after the Iron Dome defense system rendered Hamas rockets largely ineffective during Israel’s Operation Pillar of Defense in Gaza, I got a tour of the factory that produces its most vital component: a laser.

Explosives detonate near Gaza border, damaging Israeli army vehicle

Explosives detonated near the border fence with Gaza damaged an Israeli military vehicle.

Palestinian rocket, not Israel, killed infant in Gaza, U.N. says

A Palestinian rocket killed the 11-month-old son of a BBC employee during Israel\'s November operation in Gaza, the United Nations determined.

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