Tag Archives: terrorism

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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Infiltration Attempt Thwarted on Egyptian Border

Earlier this evening, while patrolling on the Israeli-Egyptian border, IDF soldiers identified a group of armed suspects that infiltrated into Israel during a smuggling attempt.   IDF soldiers attempted to apprehend the suspects, following their refusal to stop and adhere … Continue reading

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List of Smuggling Attempts By Sea to Hamas, Hezbollah, Other Terrorist Organizations

Below are some of the attempts by terror sponsoring states to arm terrorist organizations such as Hamas and Hezbollah operating in the Gaza Strip and Southern Lebanon with weapons smuggled via the sea. These attempts are those publicly made available … Continue reading

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Court Documents Cement Flotilla Organizer’s Connections to Terror

Amin Abou Ibrahim, also known as Amin Abou Rashed, is one of the main organizers of the “Freedom Flotilla 2” and a founder of the ECESG, a central organization participating in the flotilla. Recently, the Dutch daily newspaper De Telegraaf cited … Continue reading

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The IDF’s Lawfully Enforced Naval Blockade on the Gaza Strip

The Israel Navy is steadfast in its commitment to lawfully enforce the naval blockade on the Gaza Strip, regardless of provocative attempts by international organizations to delegitimize Israel and its right to defend Israeli civilians from Hamas rocket attacks. Below … Continue reading

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