A total of 117 rockets were fired from the Gaza Strip at Israel on Tuesday [July 8], the first day of Operation Protective Edge. The Iron Dome missile defense system intercepted a total of 29 rockets. Rockets fired from Gaza kept pushing northward on Tuesday night when the rocket alert siren blared... Read more »
The IDF is currently engaged in Operation Protective Edge against Hamas and other Palestinian terrorist groups in the Gaza Strip. Hamas places weapons and missile launchers in densely populated areas. They also send men, woman and children to act as human shields for terrorists. Innocent bystanders... Read more »
Numerous images tweeted and re-tweeted on a Hamas Twitter account are not of the current events in Gaza, according to a report by British Broadcasting Company’s (BBC) twitter account, “@BBCtrending.” Many are not even from Gaza at all. The BBC wrote a small article about it in their Trending... Read more »
Since Israel found itself overwhelmed with grief from the senseless killing of three teenage boys and the subsequent death of an Arab boy, rockets have been pounding south Israel with increasing regularity.
At least a hundred rockets have been fired from Gaza in the latest wave, and in response,... Read more »
The Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS) has overtaken the town of Shheil, a stronghold controlled by the Nusra Front, a rival Islamist group, expelling more than 30,000 people from their homes according to the Syrian Observatory Human Rights. An equal number has been rendered homeless in Khasham and Tabieh Jazeera, according to the Observatory.
A 38-year-old man was beaten with a metal rod outside his home in the Swedish city of Malmö on Sunday [July 6] in what police are treating as a hate crime. Before the assault someone smashed the window of the man's house, where an Israeli flag hung.