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Ceasefire in Gaza comes into force

Ceasefire in Gaza comes into force

Israel confirms that a ceasefire in the Gaza Strip, where it has been conducting an operation against the Islamic Jihad terrorist group since Friday, will come into force from 23:30 local time, the office of the Israeli prime minister said on …

Media: 32 killed in Israeli strikes on Gaza

Media: 32 killed in Israeli strikes on Gaza

As a result of attacks by the Israeli army on settlements in the Palestinian Gaza Strip, 32 people were killed and 253 were injured. This was reported by the Maan agency, citing data from the Ministry of Health. According to the agency, …

Israel to increase intensity of operation in Gaza Strip

Israel to increase intensity of operation in Gaza Strip

Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz said that the country's authorities intend to continue the military operation against the radical terrorist movement in the Gaza Strip. "Our operational measures against those involved in …

Israel continues operation in Gaza Strip

Israel continues operation in Gaza Strip

Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz announced the continuation of the operation against Islamic Jihad after assessing the situation together with the heads of law enforcement agencies, the press service of the ministry reports. …

Ankara condemns Israel for attacks on Gaza Strip

Ankara condemns Israel for attacks on Gaza Strip

The Turkish Foreign Ministry condemned the Israeli airstrikes on the Gaza Strip and underlined the need to end the hostilities as soon as possible before another round of conflict started, the ministry's press service said. Earlier, …

Israel sends more units to Gaza border

Israel sends more units to Gaza border

The Israel Defense Forces command made the decision on Thursday to send additional units to the Gaza border area to enhance the units' combat readiness in case of a possible attack by radical forces, the army press service reported. …

MEDIA: Israel bombards the Gaza Strip

MEDIA: Israel bombards the Gaza Strip

Arab media reported that the Israeli army bombarded Hamas positions in the Gaza Strip.  Palestinian radio South Al-Aqsa claims that the bombing targeted the outskirts of Khan Younis and Beit Lahiya, about 10 bombs were …

Gaza Strip celebrates New Year by launching rockets at Israel

Gaza Strip celebrates New Year by launching rockets at Israel

Today, two rockets fired by militants from the Gaza Strip fell off the coast of Tel Aviv. Air defence was not involved, since the missile course initially ran past the Israeli territory. "Today, two missile launches were recorded …

Israel announces completion of Gaza border barrier

Israel announces completion of Gaza border barrier

Israel on Tuesday announced the completion of a sensor-equipped underground wall on its side of the Gaza border, a counter-measure developed after Hamas militants used tunnels to blindside its troops in a 2014 war. Israel went public …

Radicals from Gaza Strip launch rocket attack on Israel

Radicals from Gaza Strip launch rocket attack on Israel

Palestinian radicals from the Gaza Strip fired a rocket in the direction of Israel. The missile was intercepted by the Iron Dome aerial defence system. "After the sirens sounded in the south of Israel, we inform that one missile …

Plane with Russian evacuees from Gaza lands at Moscow airport

Plane with Russian evacuees from Gaza lands at Moscow airport

A Russian Emergencies Ministry plane that transported Russian citizens who wished to leave the Gaza Strip from Cairo to Moscow has landed at Moscow Domodedovo Airport. The plane left Cairo at about 00:10 local time (01:10 Moscow time) …

U.S. says primary focus is to ensure Gaza ceasefire holds

U.S. says primary focus is to ensure Gaza ceasefire holds

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken will focus primarily on ensuring that a ceasefire between Israel and the Palestinians holds during his visit to the region later on Monday, and work to get assistance delivered to the people of Gaza, a …

Ceasefire between Israel and Hamas enters into force

Ceasefire between Israel and Hamas enters into force

A ceasefire between Israel and Palestinian groups controlling the Gaza Strip entered into force on Friday at 2 a.m. local time. Al-Aqsa TV reports that the "resistance victory" is being celebrated in the Gaza Strip, while …

Netanyahu: operation in Gaza to continue for several days

Netanyahu: operation in Gaza to continue for several days

Israel’s operation against Palestinian radicals from the Gaza Strip will continue for at least several more days, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Tuesday. He added that the operation will go on "as long as …