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Israel closes Erez Crossing in wake of violent Hamas riots
Rioters hurled bombs, Molotov cocktails and rocks at Israeli soldiers during the weekly “March of Return” attacks, burning tires to create a smokescreen and launching the incendiary devices that have caused millions of shekels in damage to Israeli agricultural, animal life and land.
JNF bringing Israelis to America to share fiery stories of life near the Gaza border
Since March, rioters and terrorists from Gaza have traumatized the people living in neighboring communities along the Israel border, placing thousands of people’s lives in danger.
New laser solution could slow the spread of forest fires
Abigail Klein Leichman/ISRAEL21c
Fighting Treetop Fire is developing a system of removing combustible foliage with algorithm-controlled laser beams controlled via helicopter or truck.
At Ashdod port, Israel confiscates tens of thousands of balloons headed for Gaza
Though a massive military escalation has since abated, Israel has not managed to stop the launching of incendiary kites and balloons that have started fires, with some even landing in residential communities.
Palestinian arson kite starts fire in Samaria winery
The kite landed in the Tura Winery near Mount Gerizim in Samaria, close to the Tomb of Joseph, the biblical son of Jacob.
Terror balloons land in Beersheva, deeper into Israel
For the first time, an incendiary “terror balloon” from Gaza landed in the city of Beersheva, raising concerns that terrorists are attempting to cause arson fires deeper inside Israel and in more heavily populated areas.
UN exhibit in New York shows fire damage in Israel from incendiary kites and balloons
The exhibit contains before and after photos of nature reserves, fields and agricultural lands before and after being attacked by Gazans who have launched hundreds of flying arson weapons into Israel.
Stephen M. Flatow
The ‘games’ Palestinian children play
Palestinian teenagers have launched more than 1,000 flaming kites and balloons into Israel, starting more than 500 fires.
Netanyahu takes to social media: Children at risk from Gaza-launched firebombs
“What does it say about the terrorists that run Gaza that they try to burn Israeli preschoolers alive?” asks the Israeli prime minister.
Strategic Affairs Ministry leads tour of beleaguered Gaza-area region
The goal was to showcase the vast agricultural and environmental damage inflicted by Hamas in the area over the past several months.
IDF hits balloon terror cell in Gaza; border crossing may not reopen if violence continues
Nikki Guttman, Lilach Shoval and Daniel Siryoti
Six people wounded in the strike, two of them critically, Palestinians say • IDF chief visits spot where Staff Sgt. Aviv Levi was killed Friday on Gaza border • Defense minister: “If life in Israel does not return to normal, neither will life in Gaza.”