Islamic Jihad


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Palestinian Territories
Israeli soldiers and police inspect the scene of a fatal shooting attack in Tapuach Junction, south of the West Bank city of Nablus, on May 2, 2021.

Gunmen open fire on Israeli soldiers in West Bank

Incident comes amid heightened tensions over the Jewish New Year

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Economy
Israeli soldiers on a road near the border with the Gaza Strip, in southern Israel, on August 2, 2022.

Israel to compensate residents of Gaza border region

'Resilience shown by the residents of the Gaza border region deserves not only appreciation, but also action'

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Defense
Head of Israel's Shin Bet internal security service, Ronen Bar, speaking at the World Summit on Counter-Terrorism at Reichman University in Herzliya, Israel, September 11, 2022.

Shin Bet chief: Iran 'the fundamental problem' in region

'We can only imagine the future scope of influence, if a nuclear agreement is signed'

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Palestinian Territories
Masked members of the al-Qassam Brigades, the military wing of Hamas, march during a rally in Gaza City, Gaza Strip, on July 20, 2022.

Hamas calls on West Bank Palestinians to step up terror attacks

'What is happening on the ground should raise alarm bells... it is a threat to the two-state solution'

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Defense
A Palestinian woman in Jerusalem holds a poster depicting Islamic Jihad member Khader Adnan with a locked mouth, who was on hunger strike for two months in protest of his detention, on February 21, 2012.

Hunger strikes in Israel – Protesting administrative detention

‘I don’t think there’s a better way to deal with the threat of terror. We can limit it, but not avoid it'

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Levant & Turkey
Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, right, meeting with Ismail Haniyeh, the leader of the Palestinian terrorist group Hamas, in Beirut, Lebanon, June 29, 2021.

Report: Hezbollah leader meets with Hamas officials

It comes only days after Hassan Nasrallah met with the Gaza-based terrorist group Palestinian Islamic Jihad

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Palestinian Territories
A handout picture provided by the Iranian Presidency shows the Secretary-General of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad Movement, Ziad al-Nakhala, in Tehran, Iran, on August 04, 2022.

Islamic Jihad accuses Israel of reneging on Gaza truce terms

'The enemy is still evading the commitments it made to our brothers in Egypt,' says Islamic Jihad

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Defense
Bassam al-Saadi, an alleged leader of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad, poses for a picture at the Jenin refugee camp in the northern West Bank, on September 10, 2020.

Israel accuses Islamic Jihad leader of receiving funds for ‘terrorism’

Bassam al-Saadi's arrest helped spark the three-day conflict between Israel and the Palestinian Islamic Jihad

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Society
FILE - Gal Gadot arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party, on Feb. 9, 2020, in Beverly Hills, California.

Israel: Actress Gal Gadot visits children in Gaza border town

Gadot was criticized for not speaking out against Palestinian rocket fire during Operation 'Breaking Dawn'

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Palestinian Territories
A woman showers Palestinian fighters from Islamic Jihad with flower petals as they take part in an anti-Israel rally in Rafah, south of Gaza City, Gaza, on August 24, 2022.

Gaza extremists hold parade after latest conflict with Israel

Islamic Jihad militants displayed rocket replicas; Gazan residents lined the streets, throwing flowers

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Palestinian Territories
A general view shows an impoverished neighborhood of the Khan Younis refugee camp in southern Gaza Strip on August 25, 2018.

Gaza: 1 dead, several injured in 'accidental explosion'

Israel says blast in Khan Younis caused by weapons stored unsafely in terrorist's home

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Defense
Dalal, the wife of Khalil Awawdeh, a Palestinian prisoner in Israel, displays his picture at the family house, in the West Bank town of Idna, on August 17, 2022.

Israel: Palestinian hunger-striking prisoner might die ‘at any time’ - doctor

'There is no doubt there is a risk to his life'

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Defense
Protesters gather with a Palestinian flag outside the hospital where Khalil Awawdeh, pictured in the placards, a prisoner on hunger strike, is being treated, in Be'er Yaakov, Israel, on August 13, 2022.

Israel: High Court rejects appeal to release hunger-striking Palestinian prisoner

High Court judges wrote that the court has no place to intervene in the decision to keep him under arrest

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Diplomacy
Ronen Bar leaves his home in Rishpon, Central Israel, October 11, 2021.

Israel: Internal security service head visits Egypt

This visit comes as reports note strained ties between Cairo and the Jewish state

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Iran & Eastern States
Chief of Iran's Revolutionary Guard Gen. Hossein Salami speaks in a ceremony displaying pieces of the American drone shot down by the Guard in the Strait of Hormuz in June, in Tehran, Iran, Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019.

IRGC commander warns 'no safe place' for Israelis

Salami has a long record of anti-Israeli and antisemitic statements

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Palestinian Territories
Le président de l'Autorité palestinienne Mahmoud Abbas s'exprime lors de sa rencontre avec le secrétaire d'État américain Antony Blinken, le 27 mars 2022 à Ramallah, en Cisjordanie.

Hamas, PIJ defend Abbas over '50 Holocausts' remark

Germany guilty of 'hypocrisy,' 'denial of Palestinian suffering,' groups say

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Defense
A torn poster of Khalil Awawdeh, a Palestinian prisoner in Israel, with Arabic graffiti that reads 'the game of death' in the West Bank town of Idna, west of Hebron, on August 17, 2022.

Israel freezes detention of Palestinian prisoner on hunger strike

Khalil Awawdeh is no longer under the watch of Israeli security forces and can see visitors

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Palestinian Territories
The main gate to Kerem Shalom crossing with Israel in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, on August 4, 2022.

Israel announces plan to boost Gaza work permits

'The decision will take effect... on condition that the security situation remains quiet in the area'

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Defense
Palestinians look at the damage caused to a house after three days of fighting between Israel and the Palestinian Islamic Jihad, east of Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip, on August 10, 2022.

Less than half of Gaza casualties in Israeli op tied to terrorist groups – report

Of the 49 fatalities, 12 were affiliated with the Palestinian Islamic Jihad and five had ties to Hamas

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Defense
Israeli drones seen in the sky over Khan Younis, in the southern Gaza Strip, on August 6, 2022.

Israel says it struck ‘third country’ during latest Gaza operation

'If there is no operation, there is defense. This is a very complex task that we must not take for granted'

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Defense
Le ministre de la Défense Benny Gantz s'exprime lors d'un point de presse à l'extérieur du Commandement Sud de Tsahal, dans la ville de Beersheba, dans le sud d'Israël, le 5 août 2022.

Meetings with Abbas necessary for ‘security coordination’ - Israel’s DM Gantz

Defense minister urged opponents not to play politics with Israel's security

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Defense
An armed Israeli military drone

Israel's armed drones allowed for 'surgical' precision in Gaza

Israeli drones hit dozens of targets during Operation 'Breaking Dawn'

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Palestinian Territories
Members of the Saraya al-Quds Brigades, the armed wing of Palestine Islamic Jihad, take part in a military parade, in Al-Shati refugee camp, west of Gaza City, on June 24, 2022.

Gaza sources to i24NEWS: Hamas arrests Islamic Jihad missile unit

Al-Quds Brigades armed group prevented from laying missiles in its positions

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Defense
Mourners carry the body of Palestinian boy Najmeddin Najm during his funeral in Jabalia in the northern Gaza Strip on August 8, 2022.

Israel army responds to report that Israeli strike killed 5 minors in Gaza

We 'made every feasible effort to minimize, as much as possible, harm to civilians,' says Israel's army