Tag: IDF

  • Hamas hoarding more than half a million litres of fuel under Gaza hospital: IDF

    Article content The Israel Defense Forces released on Friday a recording of a call in which a Gaza health official confirms that Hamas is hoarding fuel and has stored more than half a million litres (over 132,000 gallons) under the Shifa Hospital. “Hamas controls the diesel,” the health official says in the recording. Article content…

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  • Hamas leader who directed Oct. 7 massacre of Israeli civilians is dead: IDF

    Breadcrumb Trail Links World News Israel & Middle East Nasim Abu Ajina was killed in an Israeli air strike on Monday, according to the Israel Defense Forces Published Oct 31, 2023  •  Last updated 12 hours ago  •  3 minute read Mourners attend the funeral of the Kotz family during their funeral in Gan Yavne, Israel,…

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  • Israeli forces free IDF soldier held hostage in Gaza

    Breadcrumb Trail Links World News Israel & Middle East Pvt. Ori Megidish had reportedly been serving in the IDF’s Nahal Oz Base near the Gaza border as a spotter after enlisting six months ago Published Oct 30, 2023  •  2 minute read Israeli soldier Pte. Ori Megidish, centre, is shown with relatives in an undated…

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  • Ottawa man departs Canada to join IDF fight against Hamas terrorists

    Breadcrumb Trail Links News Canadian Politics Canada ‘We understand that the only way for us to achieve the peace that we desire with all of our hearts, is to be strong’ Published Oct 17, 2023  •  4 minute read Ottawa resident Nir Koren, a lawyer who works for a city charity, has volunteered to fight…

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  • IDF reveals largest Hamas tunnel, big enough for vehicles to pass through

    Article content The Israel Defense Forces revealed on Sunday the discovery of the largest Hamas attack tunnel found to date, located in the northern Gaza Strip close to the Erez border crossing. The military uncovered four kilometers (2.5 miles) of the tunnel, which reached a depth of 50 meters (165 feet) in some sections. Article…

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  • Shifa Hospital director arrested 'following evidence showing hospital served as Hamas centre': IDF

    Article content Israeli forces arrested the director of Gaza City’s Shifa Hospital, the Israel Defense Forces and Israel Security Agency (Shin Bet) announced in a joint statement on Thursday afternoon. Muhammad Abu Salmiya was arrested earlier Thursday along with several other hospital staff members while attempting to evacuate southward along the humanitarian corridor. Article content…

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  • IDF helps evacuate premature babies from Gaza to Egypt

    Breadcrumb Trail Links World News Israel & Middle East ‘We’re speaking directly and regularly with the hospital staff’: IDF Published Nov 20, 2023  •  Last updated 58 minutes ago  •  2 minute read Twenty-nine premature babies were evacuated from war-torn Gaza to Egypt on November 20, as the Hamas-run health ministry accused Israel of launching a…

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  • Footage of Hamas hiding hostages at Gaza’s Shifa Hospital released by IDF

    Breadcrumb Trail Links World News Israel & Middle East Shifa Hospital, located in Gaza City’s North Rimal neighborhood and boasting 570 beds, is Gaza’s largest medical center Published Nov 20, 2023  •  Last updated 22 minutes ago  •  3 minute read The military presented CCTV footage of the hostages being brought into the hospital, under which…

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  • Body of second Israeli hostage killed by Hamas found near Shifa Hospital in Gaza: IDF

    Article content The Israel Defense Forces said on Friday that it recovered the body of Cpl. Noa Marciano from the Gaza Strip, three days after confirming she was killed by Hamas in captivity. IDF troops found the body in a building adjacent to Shifa Hospital in Gaza City and returned it to Israel for identification. Article…

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  • Hostage photos and videos found on laptops at Shifa Hospital, IDF says

    Article content Israeli forces found photos and videos of hostages captured by Hamas on Oct. 7 during its ongoing operation in Gaza City’s Shifa Hospital, the Israel Defense Forces said on Thursday. IDF International Spokesperson Lt. Col. Jonathan Conricus told a BBC reporting team accompanying soldiers during their targeted raids inside the medical centre that…

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