November 12th, 2012
01:26 AM ET

Israel airstrikes target Palestinian militants in northern and southern Gaza

Israeli airstrikes hit Palestinian targets in Gaza overnight, scoring direct hits on a "terror tunnel" and a weapons storage facility, the military says.

A military representative says militants have launched more than 110 rockets since Saturday.

"The IDF will not tolerate any attempt to harm Israeli civilians, and will operate against anyone who uses terror against the State of Israel," an Israel Defense Forces statement issued today says. "The Hamas terror organization is solely responsible for any terrorist activity emanating from the Gaza Strip."

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  1. neil480

    Pat Condell – great guy, tells it exactly how it is.

    November 12, 2012 at 6:21 am | Report abuse |
  2. Jeff

    Why wait for over 100 rockets to fall? A counter attack of massive proportion should have been launched within minutes of a confirmed rocket firing. Israel is waaaaaaay too soft with these barbarians.

    November 12, 2012 at 6:26 am | Report abuse |
  3. Imolag


    November 12, 2012 at 7:32 am | Report abuse |
    • Imolag

      Whilest one side gnashes it's teeh in fury the other bemoans the juxtaposition of the situation.

      November 12, 2012 at 7:33 am | Report abuse |
  4. Deon

    I'm afraid this situation may foreshadow upcoming events.

    November 12, 2012 at 7:38 am | Report abuse |
  5. Mother of the world

    This senario will never end, until Egypt will have a space in it, which Israel is worried about,,,, i think so soon Egypt will vanish israel and give the peaceful land to the poor palastines


    November 12, 2012 at 8:15 am | Report abuse |
    • pan

      loool egypt cant handle sinai , and r saying vanish israel
      eat mud man

      November 12, 2012 at 8:37 am | Report abuse |
    • joe

      Egypt is a headache for Israel after mubarak, they are so worried they sleep and wake up to find egyptian soldiers in their land as before (1973), but i think that Morssi is not that brave,, but the people or citizens are more brave and if open the boarders they will go to israel even they know they are dead

      November 12, 2012 at 8:39 am | Report abuse |
    • jeff

      Egypt can fight israel from know but they are waiting when israel hit iran , and then as u say they will vanish israel ,and it will be the end story for israel

      November 12, 2012 at 8:41 am | Report abuse |
    • Egypt

      6 days begging? loooool , and then what have u done? we took our land and u have a very small land and fighthing for expanding it loool ,these days is yours,,, our days are coming i swear , if u are dead (i hope so) ur grandchildren will see.

      November 12, 2012 at 9:28 am | Report abuse |
  6. Rick

    The Word of God foretold of the latter days when the nations would surround Israel in order to defeat her. The God of Israel will Himself seek to destroy those nations. I believe that we are witnessing those days predicted thousands of years ago. What an exciting time to be alive.

    November 12, 2012 at 8:57 am | Report abuse |
    • Cuervo Jones

      ummhmmm yea sure, you betcha. old man in the sky who lives in sky city on a street made of gold gives a rats tail what happens to a bunch of goobers who have convinced themselves they are his very favorite.. thats why he let millions get killed back in the day. riiiiight

      November 13, 2012 at 5:05 am | Report abuse |
  7. hi

    the right islam dont damage the brain,, the people who understand islam wrong own a damaged brain

    but our islam want peacful world, and well mannered people this is islam , and good justice

    November 12, 2012 at 9:37 am | Report abuse |
    • Kiont

      tell that to mass-murdering muhammad and the 300 million deaths(and counting), entire civilizations wiped out, progress stalled, democracy in ruins, useless gutters all invaded countries have become.

      November 12, 2012 at 12:56 pm | Report abuse |
  8. Kiont

    morsi is not brave but a coward just like you are: you cannot ever face any one of your own size: thats why you bet and kill your own children wimen, the copts..cowards you all are. Why donj't you face me in person jihadist. i AM A CRUSADER:LET'S SEE IF YOU HAVE THE GUTS TO DO IT!

    November 12, 2012 at 9:40 am | Report abuse |
  9. Kiont

    MUSLIM BROTHERHOOD AND SALAFISTS are two faces of the same braindead jihadist coin: the most stooooupid of the stoouupidiest of creatures.

    November 12, 2012 at 9:42 am | Report abuse |
  10. MASR

    always the one insulting others over the internet is the most cowardly person and thats you:)
    and yes we are brave and for the 100 time i said WE TOOK OUR LAND AND U WERE SCREAMING FOR USA HELP

    November 12, 2012 at 9:53 am | Report abuse |
  11. saywhat

    What you read is CNN quoting IDF
    A day earlier in Israeli artillery shelling 4 civilians were killed including a 13 year old. and 29 injured. In Sundays airstrike one civilian was killed and dozens injured.

    November 12, 2012 at 12:05 pm | Report abuse |
  12. Kiont

    "right islam" lesson just for you muslim hi, liar, deceiver, terrorist criminal!
    Qur'an:9:5 "Fight and kill the disbelievers wherever you find them, take them captive, harass them, lie in wait and ambush them using every stratagem of war."
    Qur'an:8:39 "So fight them until there is no more Fitnah (disbelief [non-Muslims]) and all submit to the religion of Allah alone (in the whole world)."
    Ishaq:324 "He said, 'Fight them so that there is no more rebellion, and religion, all of it, is for Allah only. Allah must have no rivals.'"
    Qur'an:9:14 "Fight them and Allah will punish them by your hands, lay them low, and cover them with shame. He will help you over them."
    Qur'an:4:104 "And do not relent in pursuing the enemy."

    November 12, 2012 at 12:59 pm | Report abuse |
    • Cuervo Jones

      and the OT is virtually the same, so what?

      November 13, 2012 at 5:07 am | Report abuse |
  13. Just Che No

    Hats off to Israel for defending themselves against the Muslim terrorists that Obama, the liberal media and all of his cult followers support.

    November 15, 2012 at 9:30 am | Report abuse |
  14. Nathan

    if you were my neighbor and I saw you setting up a rocket in your backyard to launch basically aimlessly into a populated area, I would call the authorities with coordinates..... Instead these people serve coffee and pastries to the perps because they PASSIVELY what the rockets to be fired..... The Jews should never give up any land! Fighting against "The Occupation" is nothing more than an excuse to try to annihilate a people.

    November 16, 2012 at 12:13 am | Report abuse |
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