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Israel's President: Gaza ground offensive 'may happen quite soon'

Israeli airstrikes pounded targets in Gaza, killing scores of people Wednesday as dozens of militant rockets streaked into Israel.<p>The continued Hamas barrage prompted Israel's Prime Minister to step up the offensive against the militant group.<p>"The operation will be expanded and will continue until …

Israel Is Bombarding The Gaza Strip — At Least 8 Killed

The offensive has set off the heaviest fighting between Israel and the Islamic militant group Hamas since an eight-day battle in November 2012. Militants unleashed rocket salvos deep into Israeli territory, and Israel mobilized thousands of forces along the Gaza border for a possible ground …

Gaza Blog - Live Blogs - Al Jazeera English

<b>Abbas calls on international community to guarantee Palestinian security</b><p>Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas appeared on Palestinian TV on Tuesday to appeal for international help as the conflict between Israel and Hamas continued to escalate.<p>"I have been in communication with many different parties …

Israel Continues Gaza Offensive, Hints At Ground Operation

<b>Update at 2:42 p.m. ET</b><p>Israeli leaders are signaling that a ground invasion might be imminent as the offensive on Gaza intensifies, killing at least 53 people and wounding 465 others.<p>The toll comes from the Palestinian Authority's Health Ministry.<p>Reporter Daniel Estrin tells NPR's Newscast unit that …

Israeli Army Attacks More than 160 Gaza Strip Sites

The Israeli army’s offensive in Gaza has intensified, with more than 160 air and sea strikes on Wednesday alone. NBC’s Ayman Mohyeldin reports.<p>Read more here.

How Iron Dome blocks rockets from Gaza, protects Israelis

Israel is fighting to block rockets from striking its major population centers, deploying its Iron Dome missile defense system to intercept them.<p>By Wednesday afternoon, since the start of Operation Protective Edge, the Israel Defense Forces said missiles from the system had intercepted 56 rockets …

Running from death in Israel, waiting for it to come in Gaza

The rockets start raining down at her kibbutz usually around late morning.<p>That leaves Adele Raemer precious little time to walk her two dogs and then dash into the shower.<p>Because when those rockets arrive -- triggering air raid sirens that fill the air with short, shrill howls -- she has to be …

Israeli forces bombard Gaza, as Hamas rockets hit Israel

Fighting intensifies in Israel

Hamas fires rockets at Israeli cities after Gaza offensive

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_med/public/dl_politics/dl_wales_plenary/1091000/1091579_h264_800k.mp4?__gda__=1524661936_6f8fd8547ee238fcbe4e731d66310eeb<p><b>Palestinian militants have fired more rockets at Israeli cities after Israel carried out dozens of overnight air strikes on the Gaza</b> …

Ground operations in Gaza 'might become necessary,' Israeli official says

Israel intercepted a rocket fired at Tel Aviv on Tuesday and killed militants who stormed into Israeli territory, the military said, as people on both sides of the Gaza border were living under a barrage of attacks from the air.<p>In a dramatic escalation of the conflict, militants fired more than 130 …

Israel shoots down rocket aimed at Tel Aviv as its forces hit Gaza

As Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip fired rockets toward Tel Aviv and Jerusalem on Tuesday, Israel struck back at more than 150 targets, the first round of what officials in Jerusalem said would be an open-ended offensive aimed at crushing Hamas, the Islamist group that controls Gaza.<p>At …

Israel Expands Attacks On Hamas In Gaza

<i>Updates at 5:32 p.m. ET</i><p>Israel said Tuesday it is expanding its operations against Hamas "and other terrorist organizations" in the Gaza Strip amid an escalation of violence that saw a barrage of rockets fired from the enclave toward Jerusalem, Tel Aviv and other parts of the country.<p>"No other …

Part 1: Uneasy Coexistence | Conflict Zone

The Israeli Palestinian Conflict: 10 Myths Preventing Peace

Israel: 'Execution' Recording of Kidnapped Settler Teenagers' Emergency Call Emerges Online [GRAPHIC CONTENT]

As the funerals of three teenagers who were abducted and murdered while hitch-hiking in the occupied West Bank were held in Israel, a chilling audio …

It’s Time For Israel To Defend Itself

The world hates Israel; plain and simple.<p>America (the current government) hates Israel. The media (CNN, MSNBC, BBC) hates Israel. If Israel does nothing, they are hated. If they have a “moderate” response, they are hated. If they have a serious response (Operation Cast Lead, Operation Grapes of …

Israeli Ambassador: Murderer of Palestinian Teen Won’t Be ‘Hailed as Hero’ in Israel

Israeli ambassador Ron Dermer on Sunday confirmed the arrest of a suspect in the murder of a Palestinian teenager in an apparent retaliatory attack …

Violence Escalates Between Israel and Gaza Following Arrests

Rocket sirens could reportedly be heard across southern Israel Monday as violence between Israeli forces and Palestinians in the Gaza Strip escalated …

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Israel frees jailed Palestinian-American boy, places him under house arrest | Reuters

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - An Israeli judge on Sunday released from jail and placed under house arrest a 15-year-old American of Palestinian descent whose apparent beating by Israeli police in East Jerusalem has drawn U.S. concern.<p>Tariq Khdeir (L) is kissed by his mother in a mourners tent for his …

Israel Isn't Eager For A Big Escalation In Gaza But Might Get One Anyway

Israel is facing a bombardment of rocket fire from Hamas-controlled Gaza. On Monday, between 40 and 70 rockets were fired on Israel from the coastal strip, a number edging towards the 120 daily attacks during the 2006 war between Israel and Hezbollah. The Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of the …