Israel-Hamas Conflict: Differences Over Calls To Demilitarize Gaza
This deadly war between Hamas and Israel, the third in less than six years, has become what seems like a rather well-rehearsed play in the theater of the absurd. It involves Hamas launching rockets from Gaza, Israel striking Gaza with massive airpower ...
Israel Denies Responsibility for Gaza Attack That Killed 9 Children
Netanyahu warns Israel to prepare for long Gaza conflict, as at least 10 more ...
Israeli Leader Sees No Quick End to Gaza War
US, Israel clash over criticism of Kerry
The State Department publicly battled a barrage of Israeli criticism on Monday over Secretary of State John Kerry's efforts to secure a cease-fire with Hamas, in the latest signs of strain between the Obama administration and Israeli Prime Minister ...
John Kerry's big blunder in seeking an Israel-Gaza cease-fire
Hamas Seen as More to Blame Than Israel for Current Violence
Susan Rice launches staunch defence of Israel despite 'alarming' Gaza death toll
Wall Street Journal
Israel Says It Is Escalating Gaza Campaign
Wall Street Journal
Israel's leaders said they were escalating the military campaign in Gaza and told the country to prepare for a prolonged operation, defying international demands for an immediate cease-fire after Hamas militants broke a Muslim holiday lull. The ...
Israel warns of long Gaza war as Palestinian fighters cross border
We will continue to act with force and discretion until our mission is accomplished," he said, adding that Israeli troops would not leave Gaza until they had destroyed Hamas's tunnel network. Some 1,060 Gazans, most of them civilians, have died in the ...
An Israel Without Illusions
New York Times
JERUSALEM — Israelis and Palestinians are imprisoned in what seems increasingly like a hermetically sealed bubble. Over the years, inside this bubble, each side has evolved sophisticated justifications for every act it commits. Israel can rightly ...
US Fuming Over Israeli Criticism of Kerry
The Obama administration pushed back strongly Monday at a torrent of Israeli criticism over Secretary of State John Kerry's latest bid to secure a cease-fire with Hamas, accusing some in Israel of launching a "misinformation campaign" against the top ...
Reid: Israel may need more aid
At the request of Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, Senate Democrats folded $225 million for Israel's Iron Dome missile defense system into a larger bill that offers $2.7 billion in emergency funding to deal with the influx of Central American migrants to ...
Israel's Iron Dome missile tech plundered by Chinese hackers
Here's A Clear Sign That Israel's Iron Dome Is Working
McConnell Submits Bill to Keep Harry Reid from Exploiting Israel's Iron Dome ...
Kirk speaks at rally: 'In the Senate, we stand with Israel'
“We should not have a cease-fire until Hamas is militarily defeated by the IDF [Israel Defense Forces], our allies the Israelis,” Kirk told the group at the rally. “The only way we can bring peace to that area is to defeat those who bring terror to the ...
Netanyahu slams UN cease-fire plan for not addressing Israel security
Despite a United Nations call for an immediate cease-fire Monday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gave no indication of a halt in fighting, saying in a nationally televised address that Israeli forces will act “aggressively” and must be ...
Israeli PM Warns of Prolonged Campaign in Gaza War
Israel's prime minister warned Monday that the country faced a prolonged campaign against Hamas in the Gaza Strip, as the military urged residents in parts of the embattled territory to evacuate ahead of what appeared to be a broadening of the three ...