Daily Archives: May 25, 2010

US Chief of National Guard Observes IDF Home Front Command Exercise, 25 May 2010

Chief of US National Guard Bureau Visits Turning Point 4 Home Front Command Exercise Earlier today, the Chief of the United States National Guard Bureau, General Craig McKinley, met with the IDF Chief of the General Staff, Lt. Gen. Gabi Ashkenazi, and … Continue reading

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Booby Trapped Donkey-Drawn Wagon Used in Attempted Attack, 25 May 2010

An explosive device concealed on a donkey-drawn wagon exploded along the security fence in the northern Gaza Strip earlier this morning. The explosive device was hidden by a Palestinian terrorist.  The device exploded as the donkey approached the security fence, … Continue reading

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Overview of The Humanitarian Situation in the Gaza Strip, 25 May 2010

Since Hamas seized power in the Gaza Strip, it has politically institutionalized radical Islam in Gaza. Hamas, supported and funded by Iran, denies Israel’s right to exist and continues to build up its weapons stockpiles so as to continue attacking … Continue reading

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