Israeli troops, using sniffer dogs and robots, hunt for Gaza tunnels

World Jul 31, 2014

Israeli troops, using sniffer dogs and robots, hunt for Gaza tunnels

Israeli Col. Tomer was literally tipped off to the tunnel snaking under a Palestinian village when the tank-churned earth gave way under the weight of one of his behemoth bulldozers. Twenty-four hours later, on Wednesday, his forces cleared a greenhouse that had provided cover and ...

World Jul 8, 2014

Israel readying for possible escalation after Gaza rocket barrage

Gaza Strip militants bombarded southern Israel with dozens of rockets, sending Israel closer to escalating its battle against them as it stepped up air strikes and mobilized reserves. About 80 rockets hit Israel from Hamas-controlled Gaza Monday, reaching as deep as 25 miles (40 km) ...