5 Jan. 2009 – IDF Spokesperson Capt. Benjamin Rutland reports on the second day of ground operations in Operation Cast Lead, including the capture of a number of Hamas terrorists by Israeli forces.
- The IDF will continue to assist the searches by any and all means needed 56 minutes ago
- As part of the rescue effort, Oketz Unit & Yahalom Unit troops arrived at the scene as well. Additionally, the Comm… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 56 minutes ago
- In response, IDF medical troops, 3 Yas'ur (CH-53) helicopters, 2 Yanshuf (UH-60 Black Hawk) helicopters, search & r… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 56 minutes ago
- Earlier this afternoon, a report was received regarding a group of youth being swept away in a flood in Nahal Tzafit in southern Israel 56 minutes ago