Category Archives: Operation Cast Lead

Materials related to the Gaza defensive operation from December 27, 2008 – January 18, 2009.

Three Years since Operation Cast Lead

Between 2000 and 2008, more than 8,000 rockets and mortar shells were fired at civilians in Israel by the Hamas, a radical Islamic terrorist organization. This barrage of fire deliberately endangered the lives of over a million people. Three years ago today, on … Continue reading

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IDF Military Advocate General Takes Disciplinary Action, 6 Jul. 2010 Indicts Soldiers Following Investigations into Incidents during Operation Cast Lead,

The IDF Military Advocate General, Maj. Gen. Avichai Mendelblit, has decided to take legal action regarding a number of incidents that occurred during Operation Cast Lead, following his examination of the findings from the investigations carried out through a number … Continue reading

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IDF Military Prosecution Indicts Two IDF Soldiers for Misconduct During Operation Cast Lead

March 11th, 2010 Military Prosecution Indicts Two IDF Staff Sergeants For Engaging in Unauthorized Conduct During Operation Cast Lead Today, March 11th, 2010, the Military Prosecution, in accordance with military jurisdiction, indicted two IDF Staff Sergeants for engaging in unauthorized … Continue reading

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UN Sapper Unit to Enter Gaza Tomorrow Under IDF Coordination, 9 Mar 2010

The IDF Chief of the General Staff, Lt. Gen. Gabi Ashkenazi, has authorized a United Nations sapper unit to enter the Gaza Strip tomorrow, March 10th, 2010, in order to neutralize unexploded ordinance that remained following Operation Cast Lead. The … Continue reading

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The IDF Response to the Goldstone Report

The Goldstone Report, a report written by a team appointed by the UN Human Rights Council headed by Judge Richard Goldstone to investigate Operation Cast Lead in the Gaza Strip, was released in September 2009 to much controversy and criticism. … Continue reading

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