Operation Protective Edge
|Back to Page One|
|Martin Barillas and Juda Engelmayer||July 10th 2014|
Cutting Edge Contributors
6:22 PM ET July 10. AP reports President Obama has told Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu that the US is willing to negotiate a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas.
5:50 PM ET July 10. The Israeli Parliamentary Chair, MK Ze'ev Elkin is investigating the source of a leak of their high level meeting in S'Derot earlier today.
5:30 PM ET July 10. Three people injured, one seriously on the Gaza Border this eveing in Israel.
1:00 PM ET July 10. S'Derot has been a focus of many bombs from Gaza. There is one report of an impact with no injuries.
12:57 PM ET July 10. Six Missilies intercepted above Tel Aviv, and a heavy barrage of bombs have been launched deeper into Israel in the past few minutes.
12:42 PM ET July 10.
Code Red rocket siren sounds in Dimona, Mitzpe Ramon, and Beersheba.
12: 30 PM ET July 10 Code Red rocket siren sounded in the Ashkelon Coast Regional Council, signalling an incoming missiel attack from Gaza.
12: 28 PM ET July 10. Residents of Tel Aviv heard two explosions over or near the city. No siren was heard.
12:27 PM ET July 10. Judea and Samaria District Police report two rockets were found in area of Ma'ale Adumim and Binyamin.
10:40 AM ET July 10. The Israeli military targeted three Palestinian Islamic Jihab terrorists in the northern Gaza Strip. They are: Mahmoud Walud, Hazm Balusha and Alla'a Abd al-Nabi. Al-Nabi had fired rockets into Tel Aviv in recent days.
10: 38 AM ET July 10. Palestinian wounded crossed into Egypt via the Rafah border crossing after Egyptian authorities allowed its re-opening. A total of 84 Palestinians, most of them civilians and including 22 children, have been killed in Operation Protective Edge. Terrorists continue rocket attacks on Israeli cities in a war that shows few signs of ending soon.
9:20 AM ET July 10. Israel Deputry Foreign Minister Tzachi Hanegbi said that Israel did not choose time of this engagment and that the continued rockets from Gaza are unacceptable. "The neighbors see restraint as weakness," and that irrational feeling will keep this going. He said, "Quiet will BE answered with Quiet."
8:01 AM ET July 10. A Palestinian in an explosives-laden vehicle was detained at a checkpoint by Israeli security on a highway leading to Jerusalem. Guards spotted a large bag containing a gas tank and electrical wires. The driver told guards he was on his way to carrying out a terror attack. A bomb squad defused the device.
7:59 AM July 10. IDF kills Iman Siam, the head of Hamas' rocket arsenal in Gaza.
7:55 AM July 10. Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu briefed the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee on Operation Protective Edge.