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IDF Reinforces Israel-Syria Border Fence Following Riots

Today, Golan Brigade Commander Colonel Eshkol Shukron addressed recent changes made along Israel-Syria border. The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has completed the installation of a sturdier border fence along the Israel-Syria border as a measure to prevent future illegal infiltrations … Continue reading

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Video: Gaza Receives Thousands of Tons in Goods and Materials

On a daily basis, the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) ensures the transfer of nearly 6,000 tons of goods into the Gaza Strip. This translates to roughly 260 truckloads, which enter via the Kerem Shalom land crossing. Despite the commotion caused … Continue reading

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Israeli Convoy Delivers Medical Supplies to Gaza

Today, Israel sent 19 truckloads of medical equipment to Gaza’s Jordanian field hospital via the Erez Crossing. The Israeli aid convoy also included 195 Jordanian hospital staff members — who replaced outgoing staff — one fuel tank, one refrigerated truck … Continue reading

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Video: Protest in Umm Salamuna

The following video is of a protest which took place yesterday in Umm Salamuna, southeast of Bethlehem in the West Bank. Every Friday afternoon, protesters gather in the town to demonstrate against the security fence, which has dramatically decreased suicide … Continue reading

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IDF Ensures Palestinian Ambulances Cross Into Israel During Qalandiya Riots

Today, rioters hurled rocks and burned tires near Qalandiya Crossing. Nonetheless, IDF forces ensured that Palestinians would be able to enter Israel as usual. This morning, two Palestinian patients were evacuated from a Palestinian Authority run hospital to Israeli hospitals: … Continue reading

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