As tensions keep rising, and hours after Palestinians breach Gaza border fence, Iron Dome shoots down rocket for second night in a row.
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- 23 July, 2015 Palestinian killed by IDF fire during arrest operation IDF and Palestinians provide differing account of incident in which 53-year-old was shot dead in West Bank during arrest operation.
- 19 January, 2014 Israel plans laser interceptor ‘Iron Beam’ for short-range rockets Israel plans to deploy a new missile shield known as "Iron Beam" next year which would use a laser to blow up short-range rockets and mortar bombs, a defense industry official said on Sunday. The system is designed to deal with threats that fly on too ...
- 19 January, 2014 IDF plans laser interceptor Iron Beam for short-range rockets System designed to deal with threats that fly on too small a trajectory to be engaged efficiently by Iron Dome
- 11 March, 2012 Rocket fire continues; Palestinian teen reported dead Despite US, European calls for calm, Gaza rockets continue to hit south. Iron Dome intercepts four rockets. IDF carries out three strikes in Gaza; Palestinians report 14-year-old boy killed in Jabalya
- 9 October, 2015 6 Palestinians killed in Gaza border riot Some 400 Palestinians riot near Gaza border fence; IDF troops open fire killing at least 6, wounding 60 (including 10 seriously), stirring fears of further conflict with Gaza.Powered by WPeMatico