Israeli Retaliatory Airstrikes Kill Palestinian: Gaza Ministry
Saturday, November 2, 2019, 8:03 PM
A Palestinian was killed by Israeli airstrikes the health-ministry in the Hamas-run Gaza Strip said, in an attack launched in response to rocket-fire. Dozens of strikes hit the Palestinian enclave in the early hours, targeting bases of the strip's rulers and allied groups, a security source in Gaza said. The Israeli army said country's Iron Dome anti-missile defence system intercepted eight of the rockets.
Donald Trump Says US Backs Israel '100%' Over Gaza Escalation
Monday, May 6, 2019, 7:27 PM
President Donald Trump assured Israel on Sunday that it has Washington's full support after the Jewish state led waves of retaliatory strikes in the Gaza Strip in response to Palestinian rockets. "Once again, Israel faces a barrage of deadly rocket attacks by terrorist groups Hamas and Islamic Jihad. We support Israel 100% in its defense of its citizens," Mr Trump tweeted.