An Ohio school was placed on lockdown Wednesday after a man with a “heavy accent” phoned the school and threatened to murder children with an AK-47 due to the current conflict between Israel and Hamas, according to local police.
JERUSALEM—Emerging from the rubble covering much of Gaza, Hamas leaders on Tuesday declared the seven-week long confrontation with Israel a “great victory for the Palestinian resistance” and a giant step towards the next round of fighting with the Jewish state.
Nearly 89 percent of Palestinians support Hamas and other terrorists firing rockets from the Gaza Strip at Israeli civilians, according to a new poll conducted by the Palestinian Center for Public Opinion (PCPO).
JERUSALEM—When Israel lifts its head and looks about after its seven-week confrontation with Hamas, it will find that it has some unexpected friends.
Several U.S. colleges have decided to cancel their study abroad programs in Israel and evacuate students from the region, citing safety concerns as the conflict with Hamas continues.
JERUSALEM—Hamas enforcers publicly executed some 25 alleged informers said to have spied for Israel on Friday but what Gaza residents subsequently saw over the weekend suggested that the flow of information to Israeli intelligence from Gaza has not been noticeably affected.
Pressure is mounting on social media for soccer superstar Leo Messi’s to publicly condemn the death of a four-year-old Israeli child who was a huge fan of Messi’s before he was killed by Hamas rocket fire on Friday.
A declassified intelligence report released by the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) this week showed Hamas terrorists have been firing rockets at Israel from heavily populated civilian areas, including churches, United Nations facilities, Red Cross stations, hospitals, schools, children’s playgrounds, and a number of other areas.
AL-SARSOURIYA Egypt (Reuters) – A third of the houses on the main street of this Bedouin town near Egypt’s border with Gaza look derelict, but inside they buzz with the activity of tunnel smugglers scrambling to survive a security crackdown by the Egyptian army.