Israel has launched a new defensive campaign dubbed Operation Northern Shield to detect terror tunnels built by Hezbollah along the Israeli-Lebanon border
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Three Israel Defense Forces (IDF) soldiers were injured in a terror attack Monday when a Palestinian man drove a vehicle into a group of them. After striking the group, injuring three, the driver was shot.
Just days after Hamas launched 450 rockets into Israel, U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley slammed the U.N. Security Council as it called this week for both sides to “exercise maximum restraint.”
Earlier this week, Hamas fired an unprecedented 460 rockets into Israel over a 25-hour period — the worst flare-up of tensions in four years. A ceasefire between Israelis and Palestinian militants was brokered by Egypt on Tuesday.
Earlier this week, the Trump Administration restored all previously lifted sanctions against Iran, including sanctions against 50 banks, 200 individuals and ships, and an Iranian airline.