Tag Archives: security measures

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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Lt. Col. Avital Leibovich: “We cannot afford to outsource Israel’s security to the international community”

IDF Spokeswoman Lieutenant Colonel Avital Leibovich, head of the IDF Foreign Press Branch, addresses the planned 2011 Gaza flotilla which overtly declares its intention to sail to the Gaza Strip, governed by the Hamas terrorist organization. Lt. Col. Leibovich explains … Continue reading

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General Closure of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip during Purim

In accordance with the directives of the Minister of Defense and as part of the situation assessments adopted by the defense establishment, a general closure will be implemented in the West Bank during the Jewish holiday of Purim as of … Continue reading

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Border Police Uncover Explosives and Firebombs on Palestinian at Checkpoint

Yesterday during a routine security inspection at the Tapuach Junction south of Nablus, Israel Border Police arrested a 20 year old Palestinian man after five pipe bombs and three firebombs ready for detonation and a knife were discovered on his … Continue reading

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Measures to Further Ease Conditions for the Palestinian Population in the Judea and Samaria Region During the Eid Al-Adcha Holiday, 16 Nov 2010

Today, November 16th 2010, marks the beginning of the Eid Al-Adcha holiday (“Festival of Sacrifice”), celebrated by Muslim Palestinians throughout the Judea and Samaria region. In accordance with the directives of Defense Minister Ehud Barak, and given the security assessments … Continue reading

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