Tag: Gaza

Hamas acknowledges its forces fired rockets at Israel from civilian areas

Two weeks after the end of the Gaza war, there is growing evidence that Hamas militants used residential areas as cover for launching rockets at Israel, at least at times. Even Hamas now admits “mistakes” were made.   But Hamas says it had little choice in Gaza’s crowded urban landscape, took safeguards to keep people […]

Israel focuses on demilitarizing Gaza at Cairo cease-fire talks

Hamas fired a volley of rockets in the direction of Jerusalem just before the cease-fire began. In the last minutes before it went into effect, 17 rockets were fired into Israel, reaching the South, the Center, the Jerusalem area and the West Bank, according to the IDF. One hit a house in a Palestinian village […]

Humanitarian Ceasefire Broken; Fighting in Gaza

A “humanitarian ceasefire” between Israel and Hamas has broken Friday, after Hamas fired yet another salvo of rockets on Israel despite the bilateral truce.   Heavy fighting has now broken out between Israel and Hamas in southern Gaza, according to Palestinian sources, who also claim that eight terrorists have been killed since 10:00 am.   Rocket […]