Entries by Arnie Singer

Israel News for 2-6-2023

News Update Security forces killed at least five terrorists during an operation to arrest members of a Hamas terror cell in the Aqabat Jabr refugee camp near Jericho today. The terrorists opened fire at security forces, who then returned fire. At least 2 other terrorists were wounded. Six terror suspects were arrested. Despite pressure from […]

Israel News for 2-3-2023

News Update Prime Minister Netanyahu met with French President Macron in Paris yesterday. They reportedly discussed the international effort to stop the Iranian nuclear program. The prime minister has also said Israel is considering sending military aid to Ukraine. Macron reportedly expressed concern over the government’s plan to implement judicial reform. Foreign Minister Eli Cohen […]

Israel News for 2-1-2023

News Update Two IDF soldiers crossing the road at the Tapuah Junction were hit by a van that accelerated towards them. An IDF force nearby opened fire but the vehicle fled. The wounded men were evacuated to the hospital. The driver of the vehicle later turned himself in to authorities. The incident is being investigated. […]

Israel News for 1-30-2023

News Update The Palestinian Health Ministry claimed that IDF troops in Hebron shot and killed a 26 year old Palestinian today near the Tomb of the Patriarchs. The IDF reported that troops ordered a suspicious vehicle to stop, but the vehicle continued and attempted to run over a soldier. Troops fired at the escaping vehicle […]

Israel News for 1-27-2023

News Update During a raid in Jenin yesterday to capture terrorists suspected of planning major attacks, IDF troops came under attack and returned fire. In the firefight, 9 terrorists were killed, as well as one 61 year old woman.  Around 20 other terrorists were wounded. The size and force of the IDF operation indicates that […]

Israel News for 1-25-2023

News Update A 42 yr old terrorist attempted to stab a soldier near the town of Kedumim (Samaria) today before being shot and killed by troops. The terrorist was from a village near Ramallah. Also, security forces arrested 11 wanted terrorists in overnight raids. Prime Minister Netanyahu made a surprise trip to Jordan on Tuesday […]

Israel News for 1-20-2023

News Update Five families established a new illegal outpost, Or Chaim, on a strategic hilltop in northern Samaria overnight Thursday to mark one month since the death of religious Zionist leader Rabbi Chaim Druckman. The establishment of the settlement is a potential test for the coalition which has committed to entrenching Israel’s control over the […]

Israel News for 1-18-2023

News Update Security forces arrested 7 wanted terror suspects in overnight raids in the West Bank. IDF troops came under attack while escorting Jews to pray at Joseph’s Tomb in Shechem (Nablus). There were no Israeli casualties reported. Morocco and Israel have agreed to increase military cooperation including in intelligence, air defense and electronic warfare. […]

Israel News for 1-16-2023

News Update Security forces arrested 19 wanted terror suspects in overnight raids in the West Bank. During on raid, security forces came under fire. One Palestinian teen was shot and wounded. There were no Israeli casualties reported. Lt. Gen. Herzi Halevi began his term as IDF Chief of Staff today. Halevi was drafted in 1985 […]

Israel News for 1-6-2023

News Update The UN Security Council met for an emergency session on Thursday to discuss National Security Minister Ben Gvir’s visit to the Temple Mount earlier this week. At the session, Russian Ambassador to the UN Vasily Nebenzya compared Ben-Gvir’s visit to that of Ariel Sharon’s in 2000 which helped spark the Second Intifada. He […]