The U.S. military confirmed that there were four American soldiers killed in a suicide bombing in northern Syria this week. ISIS has claimed responsibility for the suicide attack.
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The Israeli Air Force carried out a series of airstrikes on Hamas terror targets in the Gaza Strip this week in retaliation for a rocket fired from Gaza. The rocket was intercepted and shot down by the Iron Dome defense system.
During his recent visit to Brazil, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was awarded the National Order of the Southern Cross — the most prestigious medal Brazil bestows upon foreign dignitaries.
The Israeli government announced this week that it will move national elections from November to April after the Knesset (Israel’s parliament) voted to dissolve early.
The Israeli military has uncovered a fourth Hezbollah terror tunnel leading into Israel from southern Lebanon. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called the tunnel “an act of war.”