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Israel Bombed Cyber Hackers (That Is Historic, For Many Reasons)

Israel Bombed Cyber Hackers (That Is Historic, For Many Reasons) Between the fake Nigerian princes and the endless computer passwords we need to create (one uppercase and lowercase letter, please), we have all wanted to bomb the hackers. Last weekend, Israel did just that. The Isra...
Tags: Passwords, Israel, Sem, Computer, Nigerian Princes, Hamas, Radio Show, Israel Defense Forces IDF, Bombed Cyber Hacker

Who Wants This War with Iran?

Who Wants This War with Iran? U.S.A. –-( Speaking on state TV of the prospect of a war in the Gulf, Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Khamenei seemed to dismiss the idea. “There won't be any war. … We don't seek a war, and (the Americans) don't either. They know it's not in their interests.” The ayatollah's analysis — war is in neither nation's interest — is correct. Consider the consequences of a war with the United States for his own country. Iran's hundreds of swift boats and h...
Tags: Japan, Isis, Guns, China, Germany, Iraq, Russia, India, America, Spain, Turkey, Iran, Syria, Afghanistan, United States, Gaza

Israeli TV Eurovision webcast hacked with fake missile alert

Semi-final interrupted with warnings of imminent attacks on Tel AvivThe online stream of the Eurovision semi-finals in Israel was hacked to show warnings of a missile strike and images of blasts in the host city Tel Aviv.The website for KAN’s television stations was interrupted on Tuesday evening – just as the competition’s first round was beginning – with a fake alert from Israel’s army cautioning of an impending attack. Continue reading...
Tags: Israel, Tel Aviv, World news, Middle East and North Africa, Hamas, Eurovision

For Eurovision Contest, Even a Controversial Move to Tel Aviv Is Pop Business as Usual

Even with international headlines whirring about Hamas-fired rockets raining down on southern Israel, there was a feeling of business-as-usual in Tel Aviv ahead of the first semifinal show of the Eurovision Song Contest Wednesday night. In the coastal Mediterranean city, considered a secular bubble of liberal politics and parties stretching well past dawn, both locals […]
Tags: News, Israel, Tel Aviv, Hamas, Eurovision, Mediterranean

Boards not borders: Gaza youth skate in search of fun – in pictures

Calling themselves the Gaza skate team, a group of young Palestinians get together to skate and rollerblade amid deprivation and high security Continue reading...
Tags: Photography, Africa, Israel, Life and style, World news, Cities, Culture, Middle East and North Africa, Egypt, Palestinian territories, Art and design, Gaza, Skateboarding, Hamas

UN envoy to Mideast warns of war between Israel, Hamas

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The U.N. envoy to the Mideast says it’s the “last chance” to prevent an all-out conflict between Israel and Gaza militants. Nikolay Mladenov said on Monday that the “risk of war remains imminent,” a week after a cease-fire between Israel and Gaza’s Hamas rulers ended the worst fighting since […]
Tags: News, Israel, Ap, Nation, Gaza, Un, Hamas, Mideast, GAZA CITY Gaza Strip, Israel Hamas, Nikolay Mladenov

Israel reopens Gaza crossings as calm restored

Israel reopened Sunday its crossings with the blockaded Gaza Strip after closing them during a deadly escalation earlier this month, an official said, as a fragile truce held. Both the Erez crossing for people and Kerem Shalom crossing for goods were open and operating, a spokeswoman for COGAT, the defence ministry unit that oversees the crossings, said in a statement. Both had been closed on May 4, when Gaza rulers Hamas and its ally Islamic Jihad fired hundreds of rockets at Israel, with the...
Tags: News, Israel, Gaza, Hamas, Gaza Strip, Defence Ministry, Islamic Jihad, Erez, Kerem Shalom

Israel reopens fishing zone off Gaza’s coast after truce

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel says it’s reopening the permitted fishing zone off the Gaza coast following a cease-fire deal with the territory’s militant Hamas rulers, which ended the worst spate of fighting between the enemies since a 2014 war. COGAT, the Israeli defense body responsible for Palestinian civilian affairs, said Israel would expand the Palestinian […]
Tags: News, Israel, Jerusalem, Nation, Gaza, Hamas

Israeli Trump Card

Art by A.F. Branco Trump Israel Hamas USA –-( Israeli Trump Card. Obama and Kerry seemed to be more on the side of Hamas and the terrorists than they were for Isreal, but it’s the exact opposite with our President Trump. Did you enjoy this cartoon? Sign up for Ammoland in your Inbox and get our daily cartoon and email news! You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining any one or all of these fine civil rights organizations: National Rifle Association (NRA) : www.members...
Tags: Guns, Washington Post, Israel, America, Fox News, Hamas, Kerry, Nra, Isreal, National Rifle Association NRA, Ammoland, Gun Rights News, A.F. Branco, Gun Cartoons, Citizens Committee, Branco

War without end in Gaza: Why Israeli army is battling the government

It’s being described now as Israel’s longest war of attrition. Israel and Hamas, the militant Islamic group that has controlled Gaza since 2007, have been locked in conflict, punctuated with outbursts of violence, for more than a decade now. Within 48 hours this weekend, Israeli television reports lurched from updates on incoming rocket barrages that kept tens of thousands inside bomb shelters, to images of black smoke floating over the Gaza Strip from retaliatory bombings, to announcements of...
Tags: News, Israel, Gaza, Hamas, Gaza Strip

Britain needs to recognise Palestine as an independent state | Ian Black

It’s time to get off the fence and resolve this most toxic of global conflicts in the only way possibleOver the Bank Holiday weekend, coinciding with the start of the Ramadan fast for Muslims and the run-up to Israel’s Independence Day, it was touch and go whether the latest outbreak of violence – fatalities on the border, rockets fired into Israel, airstrikes against the Gaza Strip – would escalate into all-out war. Twenty-five Palestinians and four Israelis was a modest death toll compared wit...
Tags: Israel, Qatar, World news, Britain, Middle East and North Africa, Egypt, Palestinian territories, Gaza, Palestine, Un, Hamas, Bank Holiday, Gaza Strip, Gulf, Ian Black

NSA foreign spying, biotech snooping, Hamas hackers bombed, airline cams, and much more from infosec land

Quick-fire summary of the past few days of news Roundup Welcome back, Brits, from your three-day Bank Holiday week. Allow us to catch you up on recent infosec comings and goings.…
Tags: Nsa, Software, Hamas, Bank Holiday

News Analysis: A Strange Symbiosis: Why Israel and Gaza Keep Fighting Brief Battles

Israel and Gaza have fought eight short battles in the past year. Despite the loss of life, analysts say the clashes work in the interest of both sides’ leaders.
Tags: News, Israel, Gaza, Hamas, Gaza Strip, Palestinians, Netanyahu, Benjamin, Palestinian Authority, Embargoes and Sanctions, Defense and Military Forces, Sinwar, Yehya, Ashkelon (Israel

Gaza quiet after Israel, Hamas agree to cease-fire

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military lifted protective restrictions on residents in the south on Monday, while Gaza's ruling Hamas militant group reported a cease-fire deal had been reached to end the deadliest fighting between the two sides since a 2014 war.
Tags: News, Jerusalem, Gaza, Hamas, Israel Hamas

A New Era of Warfare Begins as Cyberattack Leads to Airstrikes

For the first time ever, a government announced publicly that it had used immediate lethal physical force in response to a cyberattack.
Tags: Science, Israel, Palestine, Hamas, Cyberwar, IDF, Unit 8200, Israeli Palestinian Conflict, Kinetic War

After latest fighting, Israel's Gaza blockade questioned

JERUSALEM (AP) — For 12 years, Israel has maintained a blockade over the Gaza Strip, seeking to weaken the territory's militant Hamas rulers. And for 12 years, Hamas has remained firmly in power, developing a thriving homegrown weapons industry along the way.
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Israel's Gaza blockade under scrutiny after latest violence

JERUSALEM (AP) — For 12 years, Israel has maintained a blockade over the Gaza Strip, seeking to weaken the territory's militant Hamas rulers. And for 12 years, Hamas has remained firmly in power, developing a thriving homegrown weapons industry along the way.
Tags: News, Israel, Jerusalem, Gaza, Hamas, Gaza Strip

After latest fighting, Israel’s Gaza blockade questioned

JERUSALEM (AP) — For 12 years, Israel has maintained a blockade over the Gaza Strip, seeking to weaken the territory’s militant Hamas rulers. And for 12 years, Hamas has remained firmly in power, developing a thriving homegrown weapons industry along the way. This weekend’s violence, the worst in a string of flare-ups since a 2014 […]
Tags: News, Israel, Jerusalem, Nation, Gaza, Hamas, Gaza Strip

In a First, Israel Responds To Hamas Hackers With an Air Strike

For the first time, Israel has used brute military force to respond to a Hamas cyberattack, three years after NATO proclaimed "cyber" an official battlefield in modern warfare. From a report: The "bomb-back" response took place on Saturday when Israel Defense Forces (IDF) launched an air strike against a building in the Gaza Strip. They claimed it housed Hamas cyber operatives, which had been engaging in a cyberattack against Israel's "cyberspace." "We were ahead of them all the time," said Brig...
Tags: Israel, Tech, Nato, Hamas, Air Force, Gaza Strip, IDF, Israel Defense Forces IDF, Brig Gen Ronen Manlis

Hamas Started a War Over Eurovision, the Song Contest That Gave Us ABBA

MOHAMMED ABED/AFP GettyASHKELON, Israel—Three out of the four Israelis killed during the weekend war between Israel and Hamas were hit by rockets that landed in this beach town, which has the sixth-largest population in Israel.It was the heaviest bombardment from Gaza since the 2014 war, with almost 700 rockets launched into Israel in 48 hours, leading to a strange cacophony: the silence of the empty city, the rustle of the breeze coming in from the Mediterranean, the wail of sirens, the tremble...
Tags: Facebook, News, Israel, Tel Aviv, United States, Egypt, Gaza, United Nations, Fox News, Hamas, Benjamin Netanyahu, Abba, Donald Trump, Muslim Brotherhood, Mediterranean, Gaza Strip

Israel-Hamas cease fire reported Monday after heavy weekend Gaza battle killed 27

The escalation had killed 23 on the Gaza side, both militants and civilians, while on the Israeli side four civilians were killed from incoming fire.            [Author: Associated Press]
Tags: News, Gaza, Associated Press, Hamas

Fragile Cease-Fire Takes Hold Between Israel and Gaza After Weekend Attacks

Two days of rocket attacks and airstrikes left 22 Palestinians and four Israelis dead, in the worst violence between the two sides since the 2014 war.
Tags: News, Israel, Terrorism, Gaza, Hamas, Gaza Strip, Palestinians, Netanyahu, Benjamin, Embargoes and Sanctions, Palestinian Islamic Jihad, Civilian Casualties, Defense and Military Forces

Israel Neutralizes Cyber Attack by Blowing Up A Building With Hackers

The Israel Defense Force (IDF) claims to have neutralized an "attempted" cyber attack by launching airstrikes on a building in Gaza Strip from where it says the attack was originated. As shown in a video tweeted by IDF, the building in the Gaza Strip, which Israeli fighter drones have now destroyed, was reportedly the headquarters for Palestinian Hamas military intelligence, from where a cyber [Author: [email protected] (Mohit Kumar)]
Tags: Israel, Tech, Cyber Criminal, Hamas, Cyber Attack, Air Strikes, Gaza Strip, Drone Strikes, IDF, Mohit Kumar, Israeli, Palestine hacker, Palestinian hackers, Israel cyber army, Jihadist Hackers, Israel Defense Force IDF

Israel, Gaza Silence Guns After Harshest Fighting Since 2014

Israel and Gaza Strip militants reached a truce after the most intense round of fighting since their 2014 war, and life on both sides of the border returned to normal Monday. Israel, which doesn’t communicate directly with militant groups in the Hamas-ruled enclave, didn’t officially acknowledge an agreement to end the fighting. “The campaign isn’t over, and demands patience and judiciousness,” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in a statement, alluding to the expectation the sides will cl...
Tags: News, Israel, Hamas, Benjamin Netanyahu, Gaza Strip, Israel Gaza

Gaza ceasefire halts fighting between Israel and Palestinians

Three-day battle killed 23 in Gaza, including two pregnant women, and four in IsraelIsrael and Palestinian militants in Gaza stopped firing just before dawn as an unconfirmed ceasefire appeared to take hold, suspending some of the deadliest fighting since a war in 2014.While neither side announced an end to a three-day battle that killed 23 people in Gaza and four in Israel, both Israel and Hamas, which controls the strip, signalled an end to hostilities. Continue reading...
Tags: Israel, World news, Middle East and North Africa, Palestinian territories, Gaza, Hamas, IsraelIsrael

Israel army lifts restrictions, signals cease-fire with Gaza

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli army on Monday lifted protective restrictions on residents in southern Israel, while the Hamas militant group’s radio station in the Gaza Strip reported a cease-fire, signaling a deal had been reached to end the bloodiest fighting between the two sides since a 2014 war. There was no official cease-fire announcement […]
Tags: News, Israel, Jerusalem, Nation, Gaza, Hamas, Gaza Strip

Israel assassinates Hamas operative in Gaza as Palestinian militants fire 600 rockets

Israel and Hamas were locked in one of the bloodiest rounds of fighting since the 2014 Gaza War on Sunday night as civilian casualties mounted on both sides and Israeli forces massed for a possible ground offensive.   Four civilians were killed in southern Israel on Sunday after Hamas and Palestinian Islamic Jihad fired a barrage of more than 600 rockets, missiles and mortars into the areas around Gaza.  In Gaza, the Palestinian death toll rose to 23. Among the victims were at least two pregnant...
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The Latest: Hamas says it doesn't want a new war with Israel

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict (all times local):
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