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4 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post
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8 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News
Shortly after 11:00 p.m., sirens were heard in the vicinity of Ashdod as well as in Sderot and the Sha'ar Hanegev Regional Council.
14 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post
Following heavy rocket fire on Israel and renewed IDF strikes on the Gaza Strip, the Israeli Police have returned to a high level of operational alertness across the country, National Police Commissioner Yochanan Danino said Wednesday.
Yet another temporary cease-fire broke on Tuesday, as Hamas militants fired more rockets from Gaza, thus triggering a military response from Israel and prompting the Israeli government to withdraw their delegation from the Egyptian-brokered peace talks.
Sirens were heard in the capital and its vicinity shortly before midnight. The Iron Dome anti-missile system intercepted a rocket over the region.
After a rocket exploded in Ashdod, a new round of sirens blared across Gaza frontier communities in the Ashkelon Coast regional council.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets with young Israelis in Sderot, on August 18, 2014.
After the missiles have stopped, after the troops have come home, even after most of the wounded are out of the hospital, Israelis will still be feeling the burden of Operation Protective Edge - this time in their pockets.
Palestinian Fatah delegation chief Azzam al-Ahmed, center, and members of the delegation leave the hotel where the negotiations are taking place with Egyptian intelligence mediators aimed at brokering an end to the Gaza conflict on August 12, 2014 in the Egyptian capital, Cairo.
Moshe Ya'alon urges patience, restraint during visit to Ashdod navy base, lauds navy's role throughout Operation Protective Edge.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 09:35 pm
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