Archive for November, 2008

Wednesday, Thursday War News: Kassams, Mortars From North Gaza as Crossings Remain Closed, IDF Operating in Gaza; Syrian Infiltrator Nabbed in Golan; 66 Terrorists, Smuggler of 14 Illegals Nabbed, Heavily Armed Arab Nabbed Near Shechem

November 20th, 2008

. Two Kassam Rockets Fired [From Northern Gaza] Toward Israel; No Injuries or Damage 3 Kassams, 2 Mortar Shells Fired From Northern Gaza Strip Gaza Crossings to Remain Closed Thursday IDF Vehicles Enter Gaza in ‘Routine Operation’ Mortar Shell South of Kisufim IDF Troops Arrest Syrian Infiltrator in Northern Golan IDF Arrest 21 Wanted Terrorists […]

Tuesday War News: Rocket Attacks on Sderot, 17 Rockets Fired in 24 Hours; Intelligence Chief — Low Chance of War in 2009 [Shades of '73?]; 34 Terrorists Nabbed, Ramle Arab Nabbed – Kidnap Attempt Foiled?, Arabs Shoot Jew in Shomron

November 18th, 2008

. Two Late-Night [Rocket] Attacks on Sderot Terrorists Used Calm to Upgrade Launch Capabilities [17 Rockets Fired in Past 24 Hours] Over 10 Kassams Fired at South on Monday 3 Kassams Hit West Negev; None Hurt MI Chief [Maj. Gen. Amos Yadlin]: Probability of War Between Israel, Enemies in 2009 is Low [Cut and Save!] […]

“Peace House”, Hevron: Regime Planning Repeat of Amona Brutality?

November 17th, 2008

. Commentary; The Israeli Supreme Court ruled on Sunday, rejecting the overwhelming body of conclusive evidence that Beit HaShalom (Peace House) was legally and legitimately purchased by Jews, stating that the decision “allows them [the State] to do so” – to evict the more than 20 families who live there. In the process, the regime […]

Monday War News: Negev Bombarded by Gaza Terror Rockets as Israel Supplies Terrorists, IDF Nabs 15 Terrorists, 2 East Jerusalem Arabs Indicted for Terrorism

November 17th, 2008

. Palestinians Fire Volley of [7] Kassams at Eshkol Region 30 Trucks Bearing Food and Medicine to be Transferred to Gaza One Kassam Hits Between Houses on Kibbutz Kassams Launched Toward Western Negev Kassam Falls in Sderot Israeli Lightly Hurt as Kassam Hits Yard of Sderot Home IDF Troops Arrest 14 Palestinians IDF Arrests [Tanzim] […]

Weekend War News: At Least 19 Gaza Rockets, Including 5 ‘Grad’ Katyushas Hit Ashkelon, Sderot — IAF Strikes Rocket Launchers Killing 4; IDF Shoots Molotov Attacker, Stoning Near Hevron

November 16th, 2008

. 4 Reported Dead in Gaza Air Strike After Two Rockets Hit West Negev [on Sunday AM], by Mark Weiss (Jerusalem Post) Two Kassam Rockets Land South of Sderot; None Wounded Mortar Lands in Eshkol Regional Council; No Injuries Reported Kassam Fire From Gaza on Western Negev Continues [Friday Overnight] Update: Five Rockets Hit Ashkelon […]

Parsha Chaye Sarah 5769: Avraham’s Intuitive Perception, When Does it Rub Off on Us?

November 15th, 2008

. by Moshe Burt There are two intriguing commentaries, each relating to a different posuk of Parsha Chaye Sarah, regarding the dialogue leading up to Avraham Aveinu’s acquisition of the Ma’arat HaMachpela for 400 shekels of silver from Efron the Hittite. The first of the two posukim is spoken by Avraham and says, in part; […]

Friday War News: Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue, IAF IAF Hits Rocket Launchers, 1,000 Smuggling Tunnels From Egypt to Gaza; 6 Terrorists Nabbed, Molotovs Tossed Along Gilad Route

November 14th, 2008

. 1 Injured in Kassam Attack [on Sderot] Terrorists, IAF Exchange Blows in Gaza Area [IAF Hits Rocket Launchers] Gaza Terrorists Fire Kassam Rocket Toward Israel; None Hurt Almost 1,000 Tunnels From Egypt to Gaza – Multiple Entrances Allow for Ineffective Egyptian [Photo Op] Tunnel Closing, by Dr. Aaron Lerner (IMRA) Six Wanted Terrorists Arrested […]

Gush Katif Connection With Beit Shemesh Elections

November 13th, 2008

. Commentary; I’m going to speak in the 1st person here. Aside from the dirty tricks and “stinking manuevers” which marked the campaigns of 2 of the 3 Mayoralty candidates in Beit Shemesh; what irks me is that there seems a definite connection, like links in a chain, between the winning candidate, the parties who […]

Thursday War News: Rocket, Mortar Bombardment From Gaza Continues, Terror Plot Foiled; IDF Nabs 5 Terrorists

November 13th, 2008

. Rocket Fired From Gaza Strip Towards Ashkelon High Terror Alert; Gaza Crossings Remain Closed, by Maayana Miskin (Israel National News) IDF Closes Kerem Shalom Crossing Getting Intel of Planned Terror Attack Rocket Barrage on Western Negev Continues [Thursday AM] 4 Kassam Rockets Fired at Western Negev Overnight [Landing Near Sderot and Open Fields in […]

Wednesday War News: 6 Mortars Fired From Gaza. IDF Kills 4 Gaza Terrorists — 1 Had Kalashnikovs; Arabs Riot Near Jerusalem, IDF Nabs 2 Terrorists

November 12th, 2008

. Two More Mortars Hit Nahal Oz [Near Fuel Terminal] Gaza Fires Four Mortars at Nahal Oz IDF Troops Gun Down Four Terrorists Near Gaza Border [Near Kissufim Crossing] By Yaakov Lappin (Jerusalem Post) Related report; Dead Arab Gunmen Had Kalashnikovs Arabs Riot Near Jerusalem [Northeast of Ma'aleh HaChamisha] IDF, Shin Bet Nab Senior PFLP […]