Israeli aircraft surgically strike & destroy office building of Hamas chief Ismail Haniyeh, as Israeli retaliation for early morning rocket attack on Israeli civilians, gets started.
By Arutz Sheva Staff
Israeli warplanes attacked the offices of Hamas chairman Ismail Haniyeh in the Rimal neighborhood of the northern Gaza Strip.
The building which was attacked serves as an office for many military meetings and was previously attacked during Operation Pillar of Defense in 2012.
“This is a central governmental asset used by the Hamas terrorist organization, which was attacked in parallel to the IDF’s ongoing attacks in the Gaza Strip,” it said. Continue Reading »
Al Arabiya television station reports, Egypt declined to send a delegation into Gaza to mediate, believing the Israel’s response, and Hamas’ reactions are unavoidable at this point.
BY ANNA AHRONHEIM
The IDF began striking Hamas terror targets along the Gaza Strip, IDF spokesperson said on Monday afternoon.
The Israeli airstrike began striking targets across the Gaza Strip in response to a long-range rocket struck a civilian home in central Israel in the morning.
Destroyed home in Moshav Mishmeret after hit by Hamas Rocket, 7 injured – Photo: Israel Police
“The IDF has began attacking terrorist targets belonging to the Hamas terror organization across the Gaza Strip. Continue Reading »
Blaming the Thursday evening rocket attack entirely on Hamas, even after assessing that the launching of two Fajr-5 rockets at Israel’s center was a mistake, Israeli aircraft attacked over 100 targets in Gaza overnight, with no casualties reported by the Hamas government.
By the AP
The IDF asses that the launching of two missiles at Israel’s center Thursday evening was a mistake.
The two missiles were launched from a Hamas installation at 21:07, while the Egyptian negotiating team was in the Gaza Strip discussing Hamas’ arrangement with Israel and Egypt.
One missile fell in an uninhabited area, while the other appears to have exploded mid air. Continue Reading »
A senior Israeli official put to rest worries that since Syria accidentally downed a Russian intel-gathering plane during an IAF attack on Iranian targets in Syria, the introduction of S-300 anti-aircraft missile batteries have not curtailed continued IDF operations.
By HERB KEINON
Israel has attacked targets in Syria since the downing of the Russian intelligence plane on September 18, a senior Israeli official said on Monday.
The official said that the military coordination with Moscow is continuing as it did before the downing of the plane, in which 15 Russian airmen lost their lives.
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Israel’s Air Force F-35i ‘Adir’ dominates the skies of the mid-East.