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Israel – Erez Border Crossing With Gaza Under Attack, Three Israelis Wounded

Israel - Three Israeli Arabs were injured this afternoon at the Erez Crossing checkpoint by a mortar shell fired from Gaza. As a result of the incident, which occurred during the t...

Tehran – Iran Says It Downed Israeli Drone Over Nuclear Site

Tehran - Iran's elite Revolutionary Guard said it has brought down an Israeli stealth drone above the Natanz uranium enrichment site in the centre of the country. "A spy drone o...

Sonoma, CA – USGS: Strong Earthquake Shakes Northern California, Injuries, Damages Reported

Sonomoa, CA - A large earthquake caused significant damage in California's northern Bay Area early Sunday, sending at least 70 people to a hospital, igniting fires, knocking out p...

Ashdod – Gaza Rocket Strikes Israeli Synagogue, Wounding Several People (photos)

Ashdod - A rocket fired from Gaza hit a synagogue in the Israeli city of Ashdod on Friday, wounding three people, police said. "There is damage at the scene and a number of peo...

Denmark – Jewish School In Copenhagen Vandalised

Denmark - A Jewish school in Copenhagen had its windows smashed and anti-Jewish graffiti referring to the conflict in Gaza spray-painted on its walls, the school said on Friday. ...

Israel – In First, Hamas Official Takes Credit For Kidnap And Murder Of Israeli Teens

Israel - A senior Hamas official has acknowledged that members of the military wing of the organization are responsible for the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli boys in June....

Gaza – Hamas Warns Foreign Airlines Against Flying Into Tel Aviv

Gaza - The armed wing of Hamas warned foreign airlines on Wednesday against flying into Tel Aviv, threatening to step up its six-week conflict with Israel after a 24-hour truce col...

Gaza City – Reuters Exclusive: Hamas Fighters Show Defiance In Gaza Tunnel Tour (Video)

Gaza City - Hamas fighters, clad in black and armed with assault rifles, navigated the dimly lit tunnel with ease, saying they felt at home in their network of underground passages...

Jerusalem – Israel Attacks Gaza Targets After Rockets Fired, Recalls Cairo Negotiators

Jerusalem - Israel launched attacks in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday and recalled its negotiators from truce talks in Cairo after saying three Palestinian rockets had hit southern Isra...

Jerusalem – Netanyahu: Israel Will Hit Back Hard If Gaza Rocket Attacks Resume

Jerusalem - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Monday that Israel will hit back hard if Palestinian rocket attacks from Gaza resume, speaking just hours before the midnight e...

Cairo – Egypt Official: Israel, Palestinians Agree To Extend Gaza Truce For 5 Days

Cairo - A new ceasefire in Gaza will last five days, Egypt and a senior Palestinian negotiator said on Wednesday, just minutes before a previous truce was set to expire. "An agr...

Jerusalem – Police: Gaza Rocket Hits Israel Ahead Of Truce Deadline

Jerusalem - At least one rocket fired from Gaza struck Israel late Wednesday, just two hours before the expiry of a 72-hour truce which Israel had offered to extend, police said. ...

Cairo – Israel Agrees To Extend Gaza Truce: Israeli Official

Cairo - Israel is willing to extend a temporary truce in and around Gaza for another 72 hours after the current one expires at midnight (2100 GMT), an Israeli official said late We...

Abil, Iraq – Ruthless Terrorist Organization ISIS Surges In Northen Iraq, Near Kurdistan Border

Abil, Iraq - Islamist militants surged across northern Iraq toward the capital of the Kurdish region on Thursday, sending tens of thousands of Christians fleeing for their lives, i...

Quito, Ecuador – Ecuadorian President Cancels Trip To Israel Over Gaza Offensive

Quito, Ecuador -The President of Ecuador, Rafael Correa cancelled his trip to Israel, scheduled for later this year, in the aftermath of Israel's 28 day offensive in the Gaza Strip...

Jerusalem – Senior Hamas Official Says ‘No Agreement On Extension’ Of Gaza Truce

Jerusalem - A senior Cairo-based Hamas official said late on Wednesday there was no agreement between the Israelis and Palestinians over the extension of a 72-hour Gaza ceasefire t...

Quebec, Canada – Montreal Hasidic Community Asked To Be Vigilant Following Theft Of Hasidic Garb

Montreal, Canada - On the heels of an unusual home break-in on July 25 that saw thieves take a pass on all other valuables and steal only two shtreimels and a bekishe, Hasidic lead...

Berlin – German Netanyahu Cartoon Triggers ‘Anti-Semitism’ Row

Berlin - A cartoon in a regional German paper on Tuesday depicted Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu as poisoning the Middle East peace process, sparking accusations that the German...

Israel – IDF To Enlist 300 Ultra-Orthodox Soldiers Into 2 New Charedi Units

Israel - The IDF was set to enlist 300 haredi soldiers on Thursday into two new units which are being established to accommodate the specific requirements of ultra-Orthodox recruit...

Israel – Member Of Neturei Karta Group Charged With Spying For Iran (video)

Israel - A state prosecutor has charged an Israeli man with offering to spy for Iran, Israel's archenemy. The indictment, released on Thursday, says the suspect belongs to the f...