Two Americans wounded in Jerusalem terror bombings

U.S. Ambassador to Israel Tom Nides confirmed Wednesday night that two American citizens were among those wounded in two explosions at busy bus stops located near entrances to Jerusalem earlier in the day. “Sadly, I can now confirm that two U.S. citizens were among those injured in today’s terror attacks in Jerusalem,” tweeted Nides. “As […]

Jerusalem bombings: The organized terror cell that got through

Wednesday’s double terror bombing in Jerusalem sent shock waves throughout the State of Israel because it was a different style of attack than the one Israelis have, sadly, grown accustomed to seeing since March this year, when the latest escalation began. Unlike the individual or small groups of terrorists who, acting on radical ideology and […]

Shin Bet: Second Terrorist Attack was “Days Away”

The terrorist cell behind the December 22, 2013 bus bombing in Bat Yam was days away from conducting a second similar attack in Tel Aviv. The Shin Bet, Israel’s domestic security service, confirmed the thwarted plan after arresting and questioning members of the cell. Four terrorists and 10 suspects were arrested last week in Bethlehem, […]

Rockets Rain Down On Israel On Eve of Prisoner Release

Iron Dome

Which the skies pour down and drop upon the multitudes of men. (Job 36:28) The Israeli missile defense system, the Iron Dome, shot down a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip at the Israeli city of Ashkelon early Monday morning, according to The Times of Israel. A second rocket fell in an unoccupied area. No […]