Monthly Archives: December 2009

Explosive Devices Discovered, Supporting Suspicion of Terror Attempt 29 Dec 2009

Yesterday morning, Monday December 28th, IDF engineering personnel detonated three explosive devices, discovered late Friday night, December 25th, when four Palestinian suspects were identified crawling near the northern Gaza security fence in a suspected attempt to infiltrate Israel and execute … Continue reading

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Season’s Greetings from the IDF

21 December 2009 Lt. Col. Avital Leibovitch, head of the Foreign Press Branch of the IDF Spokesperson’s Unit, takes a moment to recognize the variety of peoples who serve in the Israel Defense Force and to wish them all a … Continue reading

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Islamic Jihad Operative Arrested in Nablus, 8 Dec 2009

Wanted Islamic Jihad Operative Arrested Last Night in Nablus 8 December 2009 Last night, in a joint Israel Defense Forces and Israel Security Agency (ISA) operation, Zalach Mahmad Zalach Buchari, a wanted Islamic Jihad operative was arrested in Nablus. Buchri, … Continue reading

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IDF Soldier Killed During Diving Exercise, 7 Dec 2009

IDF Soldier Killed During Diving Exercise 7 December 2009 Overnight, IDF soldier Gal Azulay, 19, was killed in a routine diving exercise in an Israeli Navy Base in Ashdod. The soldier’s family has been notified of the tragedy. An initial … Continue reading

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