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Israeli planes strike Hamas targets in Gaza

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  Gulf Countries, Religion  /  No Comments

JERUSALEM: Israeli warplanes on Monday conducted strikes against nine Hamas “military targets” in the northern Gaza Strip in response to incendiary kites being sent into Israeli territory, the army said. The attacks targeted two Hamas military sites and a munitions manufacturing site, the military said in a statement, without specifying whether the raids had resulted […]

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UNGA adopts resolution on protection of Palestinian civilians

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  Religion, World  /  No Comments

UNITED NATIONS, June 13 (Xinhua) — UN General Assembly on Wednesday adopted a resolution that urges protection of Palestinian civilians, after rejecting a U.S. demand to add a condemnation of attacks on Israel by Hamas. The Arab-backed resolution passed by a vote of 120-8 with 45 abstentions. It reiterates the need to take steps “to […]

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Israel hits Hamas sites in response to rocket firing

By   /  June 4, 2018  /  Religion, World  /  No Comments

JERUSALEM (Xinhua) — The Israeli air force launched an air strike on Gaza on Sunday night for the third time over the past day, amidst a new round of escalation between Israel and Gaza militants. A military spokesperson confirmed in a statement that fighter jets struck 15 sites in Gaza, saying the attack was a […]

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Gaza groups agree to cease-fire with Israel: Hamas

By   /  May 30, 2018  /  Religion, World  /  No Comments

GAZA CITY, Palestine: Palestinian resistance groups in the Gaza Strip have agreed to a cease-fire as long as Israel ceases fire, Hamas announced on Wednesday. “After the resistance succeeded in confronting the [Israeli] aggression … there was a lot of mediation in the past hours,” senior Hamas leader Khalil al-Hayya said in a statement. “An agreement […]

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Israel frees Gaza boat passengers protesting blockade

By   /  May 30, 2018  /  Religion, World  /  No Comments

GAZA CITY, Palestine : Israeli naval forces have freed most of the passengers of a boat they intercepted after it set out from the Port of Gaza Tuesday aiming to break Israel’s decade-long blockade of the Gaza Strip. In a statement, Adham Abu Silmiyya, a spokesman for Gaza’s National Committee for Breaking the Siege, confirmed that […]

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Kuwait at UN seeks backing for Palestinian protection

By   /  May 30, 2018  /  Gulf Countries, Religion  /  No Comments

UNITED NATIONS: Kuwait on Tuesday circulated a watered-down draft UN Security Council resolution on setting up an international protection mission for the Palestinians in a bid to win European support in a vote expected this week, diplomats said. The council could hold a vote, possibly on Thursday, on the draft resolution that is expected to […]

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Israel-Gaza border falls quiet after Egypt brokers cease-fire

By   /  May 30, 2018  /  Gulf Countries, Religion  /  No Comments

GAZA: The Israel-Gaza border fell quiet on Wednesday under an Egyptian-brokered cease-fire after the most intense flareup of hostilities between Palestinian militants and Israel since a 2014 war. Militants from Hamas, the dominant group in Gaza, and Islamic Jihad fired dozens of rockets and mortar bombs at Israel throughout Tuesday and overnight, to which Israel […]

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Israel airstrikes target Hamas positions in Gaza

By   /  May 27, 2018  /  Religion, World  /  No Comments

ANKARA: Israeli warplanes bombed two Hamas positions in the Gaza Strip late on Saturday, causing no casualties, according to local sources. One of the targeted sites affiliated with the Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of resistance movement Hamas, which has governed the Gaza Strip since 2007, is in the southern Gaza Strip. Israeli aircrafts targeted […]

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Israel strikes Hamas infrastructure, military posts

By   /  May 23, 2018  /  Gulf Countries, Religion  /  No Comments

JERUSALEM, May 23 (Xinhua) — The Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) said its aircraft struck a Hamas underground infrastructure in the northern Gaza Strip and two additional naval force military posts early Wednesday morning. The move is in retaliation to the infiltration into Israel from the Gaza Strip by a number of Palestinians who later set […]

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Israel strikes Hamas-linked sites in Gaza Strip

By   /  May 17, 2018  /  Gulf Countries, Religion  /  No Comments

GAZA CITY, Palestine : Israel early Thursday raided two military sites affiliated with the Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades, the military wing of Hamas, in the northern and western Gaza Strip, according to a Palestinian security source and an Israeli army statement. “Israeli fighter jets struck a Brigades position in the town of Lahia in northern Gaza,” a […]

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