Weekly News via Email
   Set as homepage | Add to favorites | Customer Service | Subscribe Now | Place an Ad | Contact Us | Sitemap Wednesday, 10.22.2014
Classifieds
News Archive
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
 1  2  3  4  5
 6  7  8  9  10  11  12
 13  14  15  16  17  18  19
 20  21  22  23  24  25  26
 27  28  29  30  31
Online Extras
Site Services
Around Bend
Outdoor Fun
Travel Info
Shop Local




Members Of



Poll: Today's Live Poll
Email to a friend | Print this | PDF version | Comments (0 posted) 
  Blogger |   del.icio.us |   digg |   newsvine

Jan 17,2008
Militant leader killed in Israeli strike
by UPI

JERUSALEM -- The Israeli air force struck a vehicle carrying a militant leader following several missile volleys between Israeli forces and militants in the Gaza Strip.

The air force Thursday struck a vehicle in the northern Gaza Strip killing the leader of the alleged Hamas-allied Popular Resistance Committee, Raed Abu el-Foul, and his wife and wounding several others, Haaretz said Thursday.

Militants in the Gaza Strip fired a barrage of Qassam rockets and mortars into southern Israel causing minor injuries and moderately damaging several buildings.

Hamas and the militant Islamic Jihad claimed responsibility for the missile strikes.

Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert said Israel would continue its retaliatory strikes against militants in the Gaza Strip but senior Israeli military officials told the newspaper that the activity would cease if Hamas showed restraint.

Also on Thursday, the Israeli military successfully tested a missile interceptor system intended to deter short- and long-range rocket attacks.

Copyright © 2007, by United Press International. All Rights Reserved.

878 times read

Related news
Rocket fire from Gaza despite Hamas plea by UPI posted on Dec 20,2007

3 die in Gaza clash; soldiers find tunnel by UPI posted on Apr 09,2008

Israeli attacks kill at least 9 militants by UPI posted on Dec 28,2007

Israel mounts deadly attacks in Gaza by UPI posted on Jan 03,2008

Mortars strike southern Israel by UPI posted on Apr 01,2008

Did you enjoy this article? Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00 (total 16 votes)

Market Information
Breaking News
Most Popular
Most Commented
Featured Columnist
Horoscope Guide
Aquarius Aquarius Libra Libra
Aries Aries Pisces Pisces
Cancer Cancer Sagittarius Sagittarius
Capricorn Capricorn Scorpio Scorpio
Gemini Gemini Taurus Taurus
Leo Leo Virgo Virgo
Local Attractions
Bend Visitors & Convention Bureau
Bend Visitors & Convention Bureau

Mt. Bachelor Resort
Mt. Bachelor Resort

Les Schwab Ampitheater
Les Schwab Ampitheater

Deschutes County Fairgrounds
Deschutes County
Fairgrounds

Tower Theatre
Tower Theatre

The High Desert Museum

Advertisements



Deschutes County

Google  
  Web    BendWeekly.com
© 2006 Bend Weekly News
A .Com Endeavors, Inc. Company.
All Rights Reserved. Terms under
which this service is provided to you.
Please read our Privacy Policy. Contact us.
Bend Weekly News & Event Guide Online
   Save the Net
Advertisement
External sites open in new window,
not endorsed by BendWeekly.com
Subscribe in NewsGator Online
Add to Google Add to MSN Add to My AOL
What are RSS headlines?