Jan 29, 2016

Tunnel collapse claims seven Hamas militants in Gaza

Seven Hamas militants were confirmed killed Thursday after a tunnel built for fighting Israel collapsed in the Gaza Strip, highlighting concerns that yet another conflict could eventually erupt in the Palestinian enclave. The Ezzedine Al-Qassam Brigades, Hamas’s armed wing, said that four militants managed ...

Dec 14, 2015

Israel strikes Gaza in response to rocket fire: Israeli army

Israeli warplanes hit bases of the militant Islamic Hamas in the Gaza Strip overnight, following a Palestinian rocket attack on Israel, the Israeli army said on Monday. “Yesterday evening … a rocket was fired from the Gaza Strip at southern Israel,” a military statement ...

Hamas, Islamic Jihad militants targeted by Gaza car bombings

Jul 20, 2015

Hamas, Islamic Jihad militants targeted by Gaza car bombings

Five near-simultaneous explosions in Gaza on Sunday targeted members of the armed branches of Hamas and Islamic Jihad amid growing tensions between the Palestinian territory’s rulers and extremist opponents. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the blasts that rocked an area in ...