Daily Archives: August 4, 2011

IAF Targets Launch Site of Grad Rocket Fired at Israel

A short while ago, a Grad rocket was fired from the northern Gaza Strip at the communities of the Hevel Lakhish Regional Council. In response, an IAF aircraft targeted the launch site where the squad was located. Since the beginning … Continue reading

Posted in Facts & Figures

Back to School Video: Druze Students Cross into Syria

Yesterday, August 4, 2011, hundreds of Israeli Druze college students traveled from Israel to Syria via the Quneitra Crossing, along the Israeli-Syrian border. The students, who study at Syrian educational institutions, returned for the upcoming fall semester. The Israeli Druze … Continue reading

Posted in Facts & Figures

Israel Approves New Medical Clinic in Jordan Rift Valley

The Civil Administration has issued the Jiftlik community a building permit for a new medical facility on the 30th of June 2011. The new and improved medical clinic will serve the Jiftlik community and is being promoted and funded by … Continue reading

Posted in COGAT

In Response to Rocket Fire, IAF Targets Two Terror Activity Sites and a Smuggling Tunnel

Overnight, IAF aircraft targeted two terror activity sites in the northern Gaza Strip and a smuggling tunnel in the southern Gaza Strip. Direct hits were confirmed. These sites were targeted in response to the rockets fired from Gaza at Israel’s … Continue reading

Posted in Airforce, Press Releases, Southern Command