Tag Archives: Netivot

In memory of my aunt, Rabbanit Yehudit Meir z”l

Before I start I want to apologize for my extended absence from this blog and the online world altogether. I know some of you were worried by my “disappearance”. My father’s sister, Rabbanit Yehudit Meir z’l, passed away suddenly last … Continue reading

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Day 2 of Operation Pillar of Cloud update: 3 killed in Kiryat Malachi

I was living in hope and praying that there would be no Israeli casualties in Operation Amud Annan but sadly this was not to be.  And events overtook me before I managed to publish this post. The death toll in … Continue reading

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Netivot house takes direct hit from Grad missile

The rocket fire from the terrorists in Gaza onto Israel’s’ southern communities has not let up, despite the dearth of reports in the mainstream media.  Last night (Saturday night) the missile fire caused a direct hit on a house in … Continue reading

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Gaza terrorists fire over 40 missiles into southern Israel

The violence in the south of Israel has escalated alarmingly over the last 36 hours, and from this afternoon, terrorists from Gaza have fired over 40 missiles into southern Israel. Rocket and mortars rained on southern Israel Tuesday as tensions … Continue reading

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Rocket fire update

Just in case my previous post lulled you into thinking that the ceasefire was holding after a shaky start, today the situation has returned to its previous violent status. Last night 3 Grads were fired at Beer Sheva while today … Continue reading

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Ceasefire, broken so soon – and how it is reported in the media

A truce was declared last night between Israel and the various terrorist factions in Gaza, yet as seen after every round of fighting, the terrorists broke the ceasefire very shortly after its announcement. A Grad rocket (Grads are similar if … Continue reading

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