Tag Archives: Operation Cast Lead

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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Former British Armed Forces Commander Speaks About the IDF

Last night, Col. Richard Kemp, former Commander of British Forces in Afghanistan, spoke in Tel Aviv to a group of young professionals and soldiers: “First of all, please allow me to say what a great honor it is for me to stand … Continue reading

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IDF’s Response to Richard Goldstone’s Recent Op-Ed in the Washington Post

The document below is a summary of the IDF’s response following the recent op-ed written by Judge Richard Goldstone in the Washington Post regarding his revision of the positions expressed and published in the so-called “Goldstone Report”. The Goldstone Report … Continue reading

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Strategic Security Forestation Project Launched to Reinforce the Security Situation of Israel’s Southern Communities

Today, January 20th 2011, the Strategic Security Forestation project was launched with a ceremony that took place in Nahal Oz, a kibbutz among many communities surrounding the Gaza Strip. The event was chaired by GOC Southern Command, Maj. Gen. Tal … Continue reading

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In Response to Rocket and Mortar Fire, IAF Targets Weapons Manufacturing Site and Smuggling Tunnels in Gaza Strip, 26 July 2010

The Israel Air Force struck a weapons manufacturing site in the northern Gaza Strip and two weapons-smuggling tunnels in the southern Gaza Strip overnight. The attack is in response to the rockets and mortar shells that were fired at Israel … Continue reading

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