Archive for March, 2008

Thursday War News: Hezbollah Rockets Pose Threat to Most of Israel; 20 Kassams Hit on Wednesday, Injuries, Gaza Sniper Buildings Razed; 8 Terrorists Nabbed, 2002 Hamas Passover Suicide Bombing Planner Nabbed

March 27th, 2008

Defense Officials: Hezbollah Has Rockets that Can Reach Dimona Excerpts; The officials said the Lebanese group has acquired new Iranian rockets with a range of around 300 kilometers. That means they can hit anywhere in Israel’s heavily populated center… Officials say Hezbollah now has many more rockets in its arsenal than the 14,000 it had […]

You Can Help a Jewish Hero

March 26th, 2008

. Received the email below before Purim from David Morris, the Founder and Chairman of the Board of the Chessed organization Lema’an Achai in Ramat Beit Shemesh which provides social services and help for hundreds of needy Ramat Beit Shemesh families. All information listed in the text of the email below has been verified as […]

Ben-Yaakov Gets Suspended Sentence, Parole, Community Service

March 26th, 2008

. Commentary; Yekutiel Ben-Yaakov, his English name Mike Guzofsky, formerly of New York, received a sentence of 200 hours of community service, a suspended 6 month jail sentence and a parole period of 3 years. Undoubtedly, he will be deemed by the regime and by the left as yet another individual of “moral turpitude” for […]

Peres Still Sees Bogus Distinction: “Moderate” and Unmentioned Camps

March 26th, 2008

. Commentary; President Shimon Peres, who in February, 2002 uttered this gem; Guns don’t fire, people do. Clearly, the real problem we are having is not guns, but suicide bombers has offered up his latest “pearl of wisdom”; The problem with the Palestinians, he said, is the fact that they are divided, and that is […]

Wednesday War News: Negev Towns Bombarded With Kassams, Islamic Set off Bomb Near Gaza Fence, Gaza Gunmen Fire at Jewish Farmers; 7 Terrorists Nabbed, Palestinian Nabbed in Soldier’s Death, Senior PFLP Terrorist Nabbed in Shechem

March 26th, 2008

. Two Kassam Rockets Hit Israel; No Casualties Gaza Border: 4 Kassams at Israel, Farmer Wounded in Shooting Related reports; Kassam Lands in Western Negev; No Injuries Man Lightly Wounded When Palestinian Gunmen in Gaza Fire at Israeli Farmers Two Kassam Rockets Hit Israel, Causing Some Damage ‘Negev Roulette’ Continues, Rockets Damage Buildings Kassam Attack […]

New Israeli Guardsmen Fill Security Void Left by Equivocal Regime

March 25th, 2008

. Commentary; Due to the equivocation of successive Israeli governments and their pre-occupation with “what the nations will say,” Islamics have systematically exploited weakness in Israeli governance, military policy and police nonchalance. That is, as Caroline Glick writes, until a young soldier on furlough began acting to protect his father’s land and the land of […]

Tuesday War News: 7 Kassams, 2 Fall Sort in PA Gaza, Automatic Fire System Placed Near Gaza; Israeli Arab IDF NCO Suspected of Passing Info to Hezbollah; 8 Terrorists Nabbed, No Injuries in Shooting Attempts on IDF Soldiers, Molotovs Thrown at IDF, Motorists

March 25th, 2008

. Three Kassam Rockets Land in Open Areas in Western Negev; No Wounded Two Kassam Rockets Hit Sha’ar Hanegev Region; No Injuries Reported 2 Kassam Rockets Land in Palestinian Authority Territory IDF Installs Remote-Controlled Automatic Fire System Near Gaza Egypt Releases 34 Hamas Terrorists IDF [Israeli Arab] NCO Suspected of Passing Information to Hezbollah [During […]

Parsha Sh’mini 5768 — The Sincerity, Purity of a Jew’s Service

March 24th, 2008

. by Moshe Burt For seven days, Moshe taught Aaron HaKohen and his sons the laws of their Avodah in the Mishkan. (You might say that they were given OJT from Shemayim.) Our Parsha Sh’mini begins by relating that on the eighth day, Aaron and his sons commenced their Avodah HaKodosh. But our Parsha also […]

Monday War News: Kassams, Mortars From Gaza, Terrorist Offed in Khan Yunis; IDF Nabs 11 Terrorists, 12 Israeli Arab Car Thieves Nabbed, Knife-Wielding Arabs Arrested, Soldier Reports Attempted Abduction

March 24th, 2008

. Three Kassam Rockets Land in Nahal Oz Area; No Casualties Reported Mortar Shell Lands Near Israeli Community Israeli Troops Killed Terrorist in Khan Yunis Mortar Shell Lands Near Kissufim Crossing, No Injuries IDF Soldier Reports Possible Abduction Attempt [Near Afula] Palestinians Fire Three Mortar Shells into Israel; None Hurt 12 Israeli Arabs From East […]

From the Horse’s Mouth: Livni: Jerusalem on the Table

March 23rd, 2008

. Commentary; One must question whether this report is even eligible for posting on this blog as it is axiomatic that the Olmert regime has been dividing Jerusalem since prior to day 1 of Annapolis. But perhaps, this short report is notable for the very reason stated above. Further, it keeps us focused on the […]