Monthly Archives: November 2011

Rockets Hit Northern Israel

A short while ago, a number of rockets hit the Western Galilee. No casualties were reported. The IDF responded by targeting the origins of the fire. The IDF regards this incident as severe, and holds the Lebanese government and the … Continue reading

Posted in Facts & Figures, Hezbollah Since 2nd Lebanon War, Northern Command, Press Releases, Rocket Attacks, Terror Attacks

How Israeli-Palestinian Cooperation Saved the Life of Abdullah Ramal

Suffering from chronic kidney disease, Abdullah Ramal crossed into Israel to undergo a life-saving surgery back in September. The five-year-old Palestinian underwent a kidney transplant at Beilinson Hospital. The donor? His father. The funder? The Civil Administration of Judea and … Continue reading

Posted in Facts & Figures, Humanitarian Missions

In Response to Rocket Fire, IAF Targets Two Terror Activity Sites in Gaza Strip

In response to rockets fired at Israel over the weekend, IAF aircraft targeted a terror activity site in the southern Gaza Strip, and an additional one in the central Gaza Strip, overnight. Direct hits were confirmed. The IDF will not tolerate … Continue reading

Posted in Airforce, Press Releases, Southern Command

Chief of the Swiss Armed Forces to Visit Israel

The Chief of the Swiss Armed Forces, Lt. Gen. André Blattman, arrived in Israel today (Saturday) as a guest of the Chief of General Staff of the IDF, Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz. During the visit, Lt. Gen. Blattman will meet … Continue reading

Posted in Facts & Figures, Press Releases

Suspects Accused of Murdering the Palmer Family Will be Read Their Indictments

On Sunday, November 27th 2011, the four suspects accused of murdering the father and son of the Palmer family will be read their indictments. This will take place at the Ofer Military Base, near Giv’at Ze’ev, at approximately 9:00 AM. The four aforementioned … Continue reading

Posted in Central Command, IDF Updates, Press Releases, Terror Attacks, West Bank