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Attackers laughed as they raped and murdered a woman in Israel on October 7, witness says

Attackers laughed as they raped and murdered a woman in Israel on October 7, witness says

Editor’s Note: This story contains graphic and disturbing accounts of sexual violence. It was originally published on January 4, 2024, and updated on April 10,… Read More ›

As Hamas reclaims Khan Younis, Israeli officers warn of protracted battle ahead

As Hamas reclaims Khan Younis, Israeli officers warn of protracted battle ahead

After IDF withdrawal, terror group moves to reassert control of southern Gaza city in absence of alterative; veteran officers estimate Hamas will be defeated by… Read More ›

Hamas says Israeli proposal failed to meet Palestinian demands, yet it is under review

Hamas says Israeli proposal failed to meet Palestinian demands, yet it is under review

Senior Hamas official Ali Baraka told Reuters: “We reject the latest Israeli proposals that the Egyptian side informed us of. The politburo met today and… Read More ›

In an ever-evolving strategy in Gaza, the IDF pullback is a smart move

In an ever-evolving strategy in Gaza, the IDF pullback is a smart move

Analysis: Israeli forces left Khan Younis, but the IDF remains an hour away from any operational location, and tactical maneuvering in Gaza will continue, with… Read More ›

Tunnels and ambushes: what exactly is a ‘Hamas battalion’? IDF commander explains

Tunnels and ambushes: what exactly is a ‘Hamas battalion’? IDF commander explains

Terror forces, commanding smaller areas, equipped with explosives and anti-tank missiles, setting ambushes with surveillance, shielded by tunnels; 4th Brigade commander shares challenges troops may… Read More ›

US says Israel must ‘fully and rapidly implement’ steps to increase amount of aid entering Gaza

US says Israel must ‘fully and rapidly implement’ steps to increase amount of aid entering Gaza

The US welcomes a series of newly announced Israeli measures aimed at expanding the amount of aid for Gaza. “These steps, including a commitment to… Read More ›

Gan Yavne Terror Stabbing Victim Succumbs To His Injuries

Gan Yavne Terror Stabbing Victim Succumbs To His Injuries

JERUSALEM — BDE: One of the people injured in Sunday night’s terrorist stabbing has died of his injuries. Lidor was described by his family as… Read More ›

Analysis: Iran wants to punish Israel for the killing of its commanders. But its options are limited

Analysis: Iran wants to punish Israel for the killing of its commanders. But its options are limited

Seven Iranian officials including two elite military commanders were killed in an airstrike on an Iranian embassy complex in Damascus on Monday that was widely… Read More ›

Strategic blow: Alleged Israeli airstrike takes out Iranian general in Damascus

Strategic blow: Alleged Israeli airstrike takes out Iranian general in Damascus

The strike killed Mohammad Reza Zahedi, a top commander in the Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC), according to a report in Reuters, citing a security… Read More ›

Protests in Israel: a spectacle of joy for our adversaries

Protests in Israel: a spectacle of joy for our adversaries

Commentary: Arab media covers the protests extensively as they unfold and Israel’s foes delight in its domestic turmoil, gleefully watching from afar Arab media covers… Read More ›

After nearly six months of war, hostages’ families join with anti-government rallie

After nearly six months of war, hostages’ families join with anti-government rallie

‘We will not meet here again,’ says father of abductee at Tel Aviv’s Hostages’ Square rally; tens of thousands at protests across Israel; over a… Read More ›

Israeli Supreme Court Orders Stop to Yeshivah Funding for Haredim Required to Enlist in Idf

Israeli Supreme Court Orders Stop to Yeshivah Funding for Haredim Required to Enlist in Idf

JERUSALEM – Israel’s Supreme Court on Thursday issued an interim order prohibiting the government from providing stipends to some haredi, or ultra-Orthodox, Jewish men who… Read More ›

The Biden administration is throwing Israel under the bus

The Biden administration is throwing Israel under the bus

Opinion: Biden administration’s non-veto of cease-fire resolution is deterioration in US-Israel relations; Terror groups are main beneficiary of vote; Measured response could involve reevaluating American… Read More ›

Israel to release over 700 prisoners, including murderers, in Gaza deal – report

Israel to release over 700 prisoners, including murderers, in Gaza deal – report

The prisoners agreed upon for release by Israel reportedly include hundreds who are serving life sentences for murdering Israelis in terror attacks. Israel has agreed… Read More ›

‘A huge mistake’: Kamala Harris warns Israel against invasion of Rafah

‘A huge mistake’: Kamala Harris warns Israel against invasion of Rafah

“I have studied the maps, there’s nowhere for those folks to go,” US Vice President Kamala Harris told ABC News. “Any major military operation in… Read More ›

Military apprehends senior Hamas operatives at Al Shifa

Military apprehends senior Hamas operatives at Al Shifa

IDF Spokesperson says assault on facility is largest concentration of terrorists captured, identity of some cannot yet be revealed because of the valuable intelligence they… Read More ›

Netanyahu says it ‘will take some time’ until IDF launches offensive in Rafah

Netanyahu says it ‘will take some time’ until IDF launches offensive in Rafah

As Israel and US continue talks on southern Gaza city, with top Jerusalem officials set to hear American proposals in Washington, Blinken to hold discussions… Read More ›

IDF Names 51-Yr-Old Reserve Sergeant Who Fell In Battle At Shifa Hospital

IDF Names 51-Yr-Old Reserve Sergeant Who Fell In Battle At Shifa Hospital

JERUSALEM — The IDF announced that Senior Staff Sergeant (Res.) Sebastian Ayun (51) from Rosh Ha’Ayin fell in battle near A-Shifa hospital in northern Gaza.… Read More ›

In Dramatic Operation At Shifa Hospital, IDF Arrests 80 Terrorists, Kills Many Others

In Dramatic Operation At Shifa Hospital, IDF Arrests 80 Terrorists, Kills Many Others

JERUSALEM — In a dramatic nocturnal operation which took place at the A-Shifa hospital in northern Gaza early Monday morning, IDF special forces stormed the… Read More ›

Tens of thousands protest Netanyahu government, call for elections

Tens of thousands protest Netanyahu government, call for elections

Across the different protests, speakers denounced not only the members of the governing coalition, but also those who sit in the opposition or are seen… Read More ›