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Hezbollah Sparks Fires in Northern Israel

Hezbollah incited terror along the Israeli-Lebanese border last week, igniting a series of fires that quickly raged into northern Israel.

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IDF Thwarts Large-Scale Terror Attack

The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) thwarted a “large-scale terror attack” from the Gaza Strip last weekend, when it intercepted four Palestinians armed with an extensive arsenal of weapons trying to infiltrate Israel.

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Israeli Soldier Killed in West Bank

A 19-year-old Israeli soldier was found stabbed to death Thursday near a Jewish settlement in the West Bank outside of Jerusalem.

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3 IDF Soldiers Wounded in Hamas Attack

Three Israeli soldiers were wounded Thursday when a Palestinian who had crossed the Gaza border into Israel opened fire.The gunman was shot and killed.

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US Acts Against BDS Movement

In a strong show of support for Israel, the U.S. Congress overwhelmingly passed a resolution to oppose the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) Movement that targets Israel economically.

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US Suspects Iran Seized UAF Oil Tanker

Iran is admitting that it has control of an oil tanker from the United Arab Emirates that went missing three days ago. The Iranians claim that the tanker was towed to shore after having technical problems.

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IDF Shoots Down Gaza Drone

On Monday, the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) shot down a drone launched from Gaza that was flying over the Israeli communities of Karmiya and Zikim.

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US Embassy in Jerusalem Celebrates the Fourth

Marking a historic day for both America and Israel, the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem this week celebrated its first Independence Day in its new location.

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Incendiary Balloons Spark 19 Fires in One Day

The Times of Israel reported that 19 brushfires broke out in southern Israel on Wednesday after incendiary balloons were launched over the border from Gaza.

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Iran Shoots Down U.S. Drone

The downing of an American drone in international airspace near Iran by the Iranian military has many on Capitol Hill concerned about a possible showdown with the Iranians.

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Israeli Air Force Strikes Terror Targets in Gaza

The Israeli Air Force struck terrorist targets in the Gaza Strip early Thursday morning in response to a missile being launched into southern Israel.

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Israel Mourns the Death of First Lady Nechama Rivlin

Israel mourned the passing of her First Lady, Nechama Rivlin, on Tuesday. Mrs. Rivlin died of a pulmonary illness she has battled for many years.

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New Elections Called as Netanyahu Fails to Form Coalition

For the first time in the nation’s history, Israeli leaders are calling for new elections as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed in his efforts to form a governing coalition. Elections will be held on September 17.

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Terrorist Arson Balloons from Gaza Spark Fires in Southern Israel

Incendiary balloons launched from across the border in Gaza caused at least 11 fires in southern Israel this week

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Israel Shares Intel on Iranian Threats with US

As tensions continue to rise in the Middle East, Israeli intelligence shared with the U.S. a credible threat from Iran. In response, the U.S. launched one of its warships into the Persian Gulf to aid U.S. troops on the ground.

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Israel Celebrates Independence Day as Fragile Ceasefire Holds

After a weekend of intense fighting and rocket barrages that left four Israelis dead, Israel celebrated her 71st Independence Day, Yom HaAtzamaut, beginning Wednesday night. A fragile ceasefire remains in place between Israel and enemy terrorist groups.

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Shooting at California Synagogue

A terror attack on a synagogue near San Diego — while worshipers celebrated Passover — left one dead and three injured, including the congregation's rabbi and an eight-year-old girl.

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Thousands Celebrate Easter, Good Friday in Jerusalem

Thousands of Christians from around the world gathered in Jerusalem last week to celebrate Good Friday and Easter.

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U.S. Issues First Map Showing Golan as Israeli Territory

Three weeks after the Trump administration recognized Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights, the U.S. issued the first map including the territory as part of Israel.

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Netanyahu Wins Reelection as Israeli Prime Minister

With nearly all the votes now counted from Israel’s general election Tuesday, Benjamin Netanyahu has been reelected to a fifth term as Prime Minister.

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2 Killed as Israel/Gaza Border Protests Turn Deadly

Hundreds were injured and at least two killed as 40,000 Palestinians gathered along the Israel/Gaza border to protest the Israeli blockade on the Gaza Strip, and to mark the one-year anniversary of the March of Great Return demonstrations.

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