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Israel News - July 17, 2014

By bartolo - Posted on 16 July 2014

Israel, Hamas agree to 5-hour cease-fire to allow humanitarian aid into Gaza - Fox News

Hamas demands changes to Egypt Gaza ceasefire plan - AFP

Hamas and Islamic Jihad set ten conditions in return for ten years of truce with Israel -

Islamic Jihad: Fighting in Gaza will continue until demands met - Maan News Agency

'I want peace. I'm exhausted by war': Gazans speak out amid brief lull -

POLL: Gaza Public Rejects Hamas, Wants Ceasefire - The Washington Institute for Near East Policy

POLL: Violence is not a popular option among Palestinians, Hamas is not benefiting from the crisis - The Washington Institute for Near East Policy

While Gazans suffer in poverty leaders of Hamas live in luxury, They built their wealth through taxes on goods that were smuggled through the tunnels - The Tower

PA and Fatah have no ability to intervene in the Gaza strip because it is ruled exclusively by Hamas despite the unity agreement, Abbas adviser says - The Canadian Jewish News

For ceasefire, Abbas proposes PA forces along Gaza-Egypt border - The Times of Israel

Gaza: An exclusive look into the roles of Hamas’ al-Qassam Brigades and Islamic Jihad - Al Akhbar English

Military wing of Hamas says it launched drones into Israel -- one of them downed by an Israeli Patriot missile - LA Times

VIDEO: Hamas releases own footage of armed drone and rocket fire at Israel - Haaretz

VIDEO: Israel shoots down homemade Hamas drone - Fox News

Analysis-Hamas homemade rocket industry bypasses crumbling supply lines - Reuters

Blog: Hamas Rocket Technology Moving Up -

Israeli app tracks Hamas rocket attacks - THE DAILY STAR


Israeli Shells Kill Four Children Playing Football On Gaza Beach -

Witness Accounts of Israeli Gaza Attack That Killed 4 Boys -

Police: First Israeli citizen killed by Hamas rocket fire, He was a rabbi delivering food to IDF troops - AP

Netanyahu Says Demilitarizing Gaza Strip Is Israel Priority - Businessweek

Analysis: Netanyahu talks of demilitarization as rocket barrage continues - JPost

Israel to Pause Bombing on Thursday, but Gaza Invasion Is Still Seen Likely -

Livni: If Hamas rocket fire persists, Israel will have no choice but to invade Gaza - JPost

Undermining PM, Liberman calls to retake Gaza, denounces truce efforts - The Times of Israel

Ex-Israel Intelligence chief Efraim Halevy calls for talks with Hamas: ‘There are worse options than Hamas’ (VIDEO) - Blogs

Israel warns Gazans to flee as air campaign intensifies, Hamas tells residents to ignore evacuation instructions - The Times of Israel

Israel charges 3 suspects in Palestinian teen 'revenge killing' - Fox News


Obama: US using all means to get Israel cease-fire - US News

VIDEO: Barack Obama Calls for Israel Gaza Ceasefire - " Want to Protect Civilians on Both Sides " - YouTube

US blocks Qatari funds to pay salaries to thousands of Hamas employees, Hamas won’t accept truce unless it receives payments - Times of Israel

Israel's Iron Dome Gets New Funding by US Lawmakers -

Why More of Israel's Iron Dome Will Be Made in the U.S. - Businessweek

POLL: Republicans sympathize with Israel much more strongly than Democrats -

POLL (Full Report): As Mideast Violence Continues, a Wide Partisan Gap in Israel-Palestinian Sympathies - Pew Research Center

Erdogan Dismisses Reconciliation With Israel Over Gaza ‘Terror’ - Bloomberg

Hamas reaches out to Qatar and Turkey for mediation - The Times of Israel

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