1394 articles tagged "Israel"
 
Mofaz: Israel will not accept a nuclear-armed Iran. All means of prevention legitimate<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report May 5, 2008, 10:47 AM (GMT+02:00)
The Israeli transport minister Shaul Mofaz, speaking at Yale University Tuesday night, April 30, on the eve of Holocaust Remembrance Day, warned Iran may attain command of enrichment technology before the end of this year. He said: "Israel will not stand for a nuclear-armed Iran. This time, the Jewish people ...
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Olmert fends off ministerial revolt against truce with Hamas<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report May 4, 2008, 6:16 PM (GMT+02:00)
debkafile reports that prime minister Ehud Olmert was faced with pressing demands at the defense and foreign affairs cabinet session Wednesday, April 30, to explain why Israel is accepting the truce in negotiation with Hamas instead of getting down to the promised military campaign to eradicate its missile ...
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Legendary Exodus commander Yossi Harel is laid to rest at Kibbutz Sdot Yom<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 29, 2008, 11:20 AM (GMT+02:00)
Yossi Harel died in Tel Aviv aged 90. The story of the epic Exodus voyage with thousands of Holocaust survivors, turned back by the British from Palestinian shores, was first told in a book by Leon Uris and made into a Hollywood film starring Paul Newman as the Exodus captain.
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Israel Air Force Chief: Iran is a serious threat. We should trust only ourselves
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 29, 2008, 11:20 AM (GMT+02:00)
Maj. Gen. Eliezer Shkedy tells CBCNews 60 Minutes Bob Simon that Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's threats against Israel must be taken extremely seriously. In an interview to be aired Sunday, April 27, the general said: "I think it is a very serious threat to the state of Israel, but more than this, ...
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Exclusive: Roadblock removal north of Nablus bares central Israel to revived West Bank terror menace<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 28, 2008, 8:15 PM (GMT+02:00)
Military authorities leading the campaign against Palestinian terror told debkafile Monday, April 28, that the removal of the permanent roadblock at Asariya a-Shemaliya north of the West Bank town of Nablus lays the entire area including central Israel open to terrorist attacks which that very roadblock had long ...
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Abbas Goes on the Warpath, Tries to Steal the Show from Hamas<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 28, 2008, 7:00 PM (GMT+02:00)
debkafile publishes here for the first time details of the Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas' master plan for wrecking Israel's 60th anniversary celebrations. The project is called the "2008 Return"
Its highlights are disclosed here with debkafile's comments.
The Palestinian leader has circulated guidelines for three million ...
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Two Israelis shot dead at Nitsanei Oz opposite West Bank<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 28, 2008, 10:39 AM (GMT+02:00)
Two security guards, Shimon Mizrahi, 53, from Bat Hefer and Ellie Wasserman, 51, from Alfei Menashe, were shot dead Friday morning, April 25, at the Nitsanei Oz industrial park on the junction between Highway 6 and the Netanya Road opposite the Palestinian town of Tulkarm. A large security force crossed ...
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Analysis: Hamas conducted first armored attack on regular army in terrorist history
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 25, 2008, 10:15 AM (GMT+02:00)
For the third time in 10 days, the Palestinian Hamas demonstrated Saturday, April 19, it was capable of breaking through the Gaza-Israeli border barrier. Two bomb jeeps and one armored personnel carriers were used to ram through to the Israeli side of the Kerem Shalom goods crossing; a second APC ...
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Israel's Lt. Col Yair Burns sacked over Hamas' Nahal Oz fuel terminal raid 12 days ago<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 23, 2008, 7:00 PM (GMT+02:00)
Half a dozen Hamas raiders cut through the Gaza border fence on April 9, attacked the Nahal Oz oil terminal in Israel and murdered two workers, Oleg Lipson and Lev Cherniak. IDF chief of staff, Lt. Gen. Gaby Ashkenazi decided April 21 to relieve Lt. Col Burns of his command ...
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Israel approves 20 Palestinian West Bank police stations, construction tenders for 100 Jewish homes<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 23, 2008, 9:30 AM (GMT+02:00)
Early Friday, April 18, Israel's housing ministry invited tenders for the construction of 52 homes in Elkana and 48 at Ariel - both opposite central Israeli towns - to accommodate "natural growth." Later, the defense ministry announced permission for the Palestinian Authority to open 20 civilian police stations in the ...
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Exclusive: Bloody clashes on Gaza-Israel border spurred by Israel's military restraint policy<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 23, 2008, 9:24 AM (GMT+02:00)
debkafile's military sources report that the fierce battles on both sides of the Gaza-Israeli border barrier raging Wednesday, April 16, attest to further security deterioration on Israel's southwestern border. This was first demonstrated on April 9, when Palestinian gunmen cut through the barrier to reach the Nahal Oz ...
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Israeli ex-general sharply criticizes official "defensive" policy as recipe for war
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 16, 2008, 8:18 AM (GMT+02:00)
Former OC Central Command and ex-defense ministry Dir.-Gen Ret. Gen. Shraga Biran said Friday, April 11, that Israel's security problems will not be solved through defensive operations. In an unusually outspoken diatribe against current government policy by an apolitical military strategist, Biran warned that this defensive posture would lead inexorably ...
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Palestinians and a Kosovo Pipe Dream<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 13, 2008, 9:47 PM (GMT+02:00)
The proposal by senior Palestinian negotiator Yasser Abed Rabbo put forward Wed Feb. 20 to copy the Kosovo example if Israel continued to mark time in talks for a Palestinian state was quickly knocked down by his colleagues, but eyed with interest by Israel.
Tuesday, prime minister Ehud Olmert and ...
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Ex-Russian billionaire Gaydamak builds new Israel parliamentary faction out of defectors<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 11, 2008, 8:57 PM (GMT+02:00)
Arcadi Gaydamak, who provoked the government by his holiday camps for distressed Israelis under rocket fire in the 2006 Lebanon War, is taking a leap into national politics. He hopes his Social Justice faction will enter parliament on the backs of defectors from other parties, starting with lawmakers who defected ...
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1st Sgt Seif Bitan, 21, from Jat, was killed, two soldiers injured in Gaza Wednesday<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 11, 2008, 1:01 PM (GMT+02:00)
Members of the elite Egoz unit were attacked by Palestinian gunmen in southern Gaza early Wednesday, April 9, on an operation to halt the gunfire plaguing Israeli farmers working their fields. The Palestinians fired RPGs and autonomic rifles. Israel struck back with an air strike which killed one gunman and ...
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DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 9, 2008, 8:55 AM (GMT+02:00)
Three Qassam missiles from Gaza exploded on open ground south of Ashkelon early Monday, April 7, as an Israeli military force tackled an armed Palestinian band trying to cross the border near Netiv Ha'asara north of the Gaza Strip. Palestinians directed mortar fire at the Israeli force from within the ...
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Israeli minister hurls unprecedented threat at Iran <br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 8, 2008, 9:00 PM (GMT+02:00)
National Infrastructure Minister Binyamin Ben-Eliezer said Monday, April 7: "An Iranian strike on Israel would result in an Israeli response that would devastate the Iranian nation." On a visit to the national defense exercise's situation room, Ben-Eliezer warned: "An initial strike on Israel would see hundreds of missiles hit us...
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Exclusive: Mixed signals from Jerusalem ahead of Rice visit<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 30, 2008, 3:37 PM (GMT+02:00)
US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice arrives in Israel over the weekend, before the Arab Summit is due to open in Damascus. She will meet Palestinian Authority chairman Mahmoud Abbas. Her purpose and that of the concessions she has demanded of Israel is to make it worthwhile for Abbas to ...
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Israel Air Force may buy vertical-takeoff planes to dodge Hizballah-Hamas rockets <br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 23, 2008, 10:10 AM (GMT+02:00)
This is reported in the American Defense News. The expanding Palestinian and Lebanese Hizballah's missile threats to its southern and northern air bases have persuaded Israeli's Air Force to consider switching its procurement plans from 100 US F-35A stealth jets to the F-35B Short Takeoff and Vertical Landing (STOVL) version, ...
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Iran and Israel Poised for Possible Military Clash over Mughniyeh's Death<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 19, 2008, 2:24 PM (GMT+02:00)
Tehran is bent on avenging the death of its top terror tactician Imad Mughniyeh who was struck down by a bomb planted in his car in Damascus Tuesday, Feb. 13. Even before the high-ranking Iranian military investigation team, headed by Gen. Ghassem Soleimani, chief of the IRGC's al Qods Brigades, ...
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