Tag Archives: IDF

Hamas launches huge rocket barrage against the south after IDF officer and Hamas terrorist killed in Gaza

A huge escalation between Israel and Gaza has developed over the last 24 hours, with the toll being: one IDF special forces officer killed, another injured, 7 Hamas terrorists killed including one of their commanders; over 100 rockets fired into … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

After the terrible events of last week we are in need of a Good News Friday post more than ever. Let’s start with some great news from the Arab Emirates of all places. Israelis have become used to being banned … Continue reading

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Deja vu all over again: Hamas escalates, direct rocket hit on Beer Sheva house, Government waffles

For months, along with dozens of other Israeli bloggers and advocates, I have been writing about the incessant arson attacks via incendiary kites and balloons by Hamas and its terrorist proxies on the south of Israel, which have led to … Continue reading

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Good News Friday – Shabbat Chol Hamo’ed edition

We are still in the middle of Sukkot, and it’s Shabbat Chol Hamo’ed tonight, the intermediate Shabbat of Sukkot, so I want to provide you with a slightly more inspiring edition than my usual Good News Friday posts. For a … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

Despite it all, the terrorism and hatred and simmering violence that we have seen in the last weeks, we are now approaching Sukkot, the happiest of our festivals. But first we have Shabbat in between, so I bring you this … Continue reading

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Israel-Russia ties shaken after Russian plane downed by Syria

Yes, I know the headline does not make any logical sense. If a Russian plane was downed by Syria, why on earth should Israel get the blame? Let’s back up a bit and look at the chronology. Israel has had … Continue reading

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