Gaza Strip

IDF retaliates against Hamas for rocket attacks

(Worthy News) – The IDF confirmed it struck two terrorist targets in the Gaza Strip, the IDF Spokesperson’s Unit said. The IDF confirmed the use of a tank and an IAF to strike Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip. Earlier tonight, rocket sirens were heard in the Hof Ashkelon and Sha’ar HaNegev regional councils, as…

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Palestinians riot in West Bank, Gaza as tempers flare over Jerusalem

(Worthy News) – Protests erupted across the West Bank, East Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip on Thursday, as Palestinians raged against US President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel in a speech the previous day. At various locations around the West Bank and Gaza hundreds of Palestinians held demonstrations against the…

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Is Trump eyeing a plan to expand a Palestinian state into Sinai?

(Worthy News) – US President Donald Trump could be eyeing an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal that would include transferring sections of the Sinai Desert from Egypt to a newly created Palestinian state, the Egyptian newspaper Al-Masry Al-Youm reported on Saturday. The report comes one day before Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, is expected to speak before the…

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Hamas and Fatah ask Egypt to postpone transfer of responsibility for Gaza

(Worthy News) – Hamas and Fatah on Wednesday asked Egypt to postpone the transfer of responsibility for the Gaza Strip from Hamas to the Fatah-dominated Palestinian Authority. Under an agreement signed by Hamas and Fatah in Cairo in mid-October, the PA is supposed to take full responsibility for Gaza by Friday. Hamas has controlled Gaza…

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Rather than disarm, Hamas vows to attack Israel

(Worthy News) – Palestinian terror movement Hamas again refused to disarm on Monday ahead of a key reconciliation deadline, instead threatening to carry out attacks against Israel in the West Bank. By Friday, the Islamists are due to hand over control of the Gaza Strip to the internationally recognized Palestinian government, based in the West…

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Israel thwarts attempt to smuggle tons of explosive material into Gaza

(Worthy News) – An attempt to smuggle tons of explosive material into the Gaza Strip has been thwarted by the Israeli Ministry of Defense’s Crossing Authority, it was announced on Wednesday. The attempt was foiled thanks to a new, advanced chemistry laboratory that was set up in recent weeks at Israel’s Kerem Shalom crossing with…

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Iron Dome battery placed near Tel Aviv

(Worthy News) – One of the Iron Dome batteries recently deployed in the center of the country in response to rising tensions with terrorist groups in the Gaza Strip was placed in the Dan region, which includes Tel Aviv, the IDF cleared for publication Tuesday. Iron Dome batteries have been deployed in several locations in…

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Palestinian terror group threatens IDF, promises war with Israel (Video)

(Worthy News) – The military wing of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, an organization that orchestrated terrorist attacks that killed scores of Israelis over the years and has been classified by both the United States and the European Union as a terrorist entity, released on Tuesday a threatening video against the Jewish…

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Israel-Gaza tensions boil after tunnel strike kills Islamic Jihad commander

(Worthy News) – Tensions continued to boil along the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, with the Israel Defense Force (IDF) warning civilians in the area to keep away from the frontier after terrorist groups in the Palestinian enclave threatened retaliation following the destruction of an attack tunnel by Israeli forces on…

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