Daily Archives: August 16, 2010

Islamic Jihad Militant Responsible for Death of IDF Officer and Soldier killed in Fire Exchange, 17 Aug 2010

Earlier today, in a joint IDF-ISA activity against the terror organization Islamic Jihad in the area of Khan Yunis, Basem Da’ama, was killed.  Da’ama, a resident of Absan, was a prominent field operative who took part in the March 26th fire exchange which resulted … Continue reading

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IDF Deputy Chief of the General Staff Departs for Official Work Visit in Germany, 16 Aug 2010

IDF Deputy Chief of the General Staff, Maj. Gen. Benny Ganz, departed a short while ago for an official four-day work visit, as the guest of German colleague, Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the German Military, Vice Admiral … Continue reading

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Transfer of Gaza Strip Merchandise and Humanitarian Aid For the Week of August 8th-12th, 16 Aug. 2010

The document below is an account of the amount of humanitarian merchandise and goods transferred to the Gaza Strip by COGAT (Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories), as well as the number of people entering and exiting the Strip … Continue reading

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Video: Israeli Police Dismantle Protective Structure Adjacent to Gilo and Beit Jala, 16 Aug 2010

Yesterday, August 15th, the Israeli Police began their work of dismantling the protective concrete structure that was built eight years ago to protect Gilo residents from gunfire and shells fired from the neighboring town of Beit Jala. The decision to … Continue reading

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