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A hole leading into a tunnel, discovered in June 2021, that runs under an UNRWA-run school in the Gaza Strip. Source: Twitter.

Hamas bars UN inspectors from examining tunnel under UNRWA school in Gaza

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Hamas prevented a team of U.N. inspectors from examining a tunnel discovered in June under a school in Gaza city’s Zaitoun neighborhood, Israel’s Kan news reported on Tuesday. Citing Palestinian sources, the report stated that a U.N. Mine Action...
Yahya Sinwar, the leader of Hamas in the Gaza Strip, in Gaza City, May 31, 2021. Photo by Abed Rahim Khatib/Flash90.

Hamas leader: ‘God has decreed we must attack Tel Aviv’

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Hamas leader in Gaza, Yahya Sinwar, told a group of students and academics in Gaza on Saturday that the terrorist organization has the capability to demolish Tel Aviv and that Israel had only destroyed...
Smoke trails from a rocket launched from the Gaza Strip into Israel, May 19, 2021. Photo by Olivier Fitoussi/Flash90.

‘Israel destroyed 62 miles of Hamas tunnels and killed 25 top operatives’

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In the 11 days of “Operation Guardian of the Walls,” the Israel Defense Forces destroyed some 62 miles of Hamas’s tunnel network in the Gaza Strip, according to IDF Spokesman Brig. Gen. Hidai Zilberman. Speaking...
A view of the Old City walls and the surroundings, including the Church of Dormition, from a rooftop in Jerusalem, Sept. 7, 2018. Photo by Yonatan Sindel/Flash90.

Regavim files petition against illegal, 300-foot tunnel dug by Jerusalem church

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The Regavim Movement, a research-based think tank and lobbying group dedicated to preserving Israel’s resources and sovereignty, has filed a petition against the Jerusalem Municipality, demanding enforcement against what they allege is an illegal...
Israeli soldiers seen near IDF tanks stationed near the Israeli Gaza border on March 26, 2019. Photo by Yonatan Sindel/Flash90.

IDF tanks strike Hamas positions in response to continued rocket fire

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Israeli tanks struck Hamas military positions in the Gaza Strip on Wednesday in response to the firing of a rocket into Israeli territory on Tuesday night, the Israeli military said in a statement. The rocket,...
A view of construction work on the fence on the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip, Dec. 31, 2019. Photo by Flash90.

Israel’s underground anti-tunnel barrier passes crucial test

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Israel’s underground anti-tunnel barrier and detection system passed an important test this week when the Israel Defense Forces announced that for the first time, the barrier’s sensors alerted the military that a Gazan cross-border...
A map illustrating the latest terror tunnel uncovered by the Israel Defense Forces from the Gaza Strip into Israel. Credit: IDF Spokesperson's Unit.

IDF says it uncovered new terror tunnel from Gaza Strip into southern Israel

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The Israel Defense Forces announced on Tuesday that it has uncovered a terror tunnel from the Gaza Strip that ran dozens of meters into southern Israel. “The route was located as part of the...
The Old City of Tzfat. Photo by Kayleigh Rappaport/Flash90.

‘Terror tunnel’ dating back to 1948 unearthed in Tzfat

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Work to upgrade the entrance to Tzfat’s Old City has unearthed an attack tunnel dating to Israel’s 1948 War of Independence. Experts believe that the tunnel was dug by local Arabs, who intended to...
A Hezbollah tunnel running under the Lebanon-Israel border, July 7, 2019. Photo by Sraya Diamant/Flash90.

Ahead of UNIFIL renewal, Israel escorts international delegation to Lebanon border

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The Israeli Foreign Ministry and Israel Defense Forces on Friday escorted a delegation of 12 ambassadors, U.N. Security Council members and representatives from countries contributing to the U.N. Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) on...
An Israeli soldier stands in a Hezbollah tunnel that crosses from Lebanon to Israel, on the border between Israel and Lebanon in northern Israel, on May 29, 2019. Photo by Basel Awidat/Flash90.

Terror tunnels pose a ‘major threat,’ warns senior IDF official

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Infiltration tunnels are a serious threat and will play a major part in the next armed conflict on Israel’s northern and southern borders, a senior Israeli military official said on Sunday. Furthermore, said Israel Defense...