Tag Archives: Southern Command

New Flickr Set: 2005 Disengagement from the Gaza Strip

Over 250 photos have been uploaded on the IDF’s official Flickr account taken during the 2005 disengagement from the Gaza Strip. On June 6, 2004, Prime Minister Ariel Sharon made the decision to disengage from Gaza. He enacted the plan … Continue reading

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Updates Regarding Today’s “Nakba” Riots

Over the course of the day, several riots broke out in various locations, causing friction between Israeli security forces and the rioters and inciters: Northern Region: During the midday hours, hundreds of Syrian rioters infiltrated the Israeli-Syrian border into the … 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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Following Ashdod Rocket Fire, Israeli Air Force Target Two Terror Sites

Overnight, Israeli Air Force (IAF) aircraft targeted two terror activity sites in the northern Gaza Strip. Direct hits were confirmed. The targeting of the sites was in response to the rocket fire at Ashdod on Friday. The IDF will not … Continue reading

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Footage Released by Hamas Further Proves It Fires Rockets from Civilian Areas

Further confirming IDF claims that Hamas fires from civilian areas thereby endangering Gaza Strip residents and using them as human shields, Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades, the Hamas military wing, released footage of operatives firing rockets from densely populated civilian areas. … Continue reading

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