Jewish Insider’s Daily Kickoff: November 12, 2018

The Jewish boxer who helped turn tide of WWI ■ A former Mossad head has joined controversial Israeli spy firm Black Cube ■ Why is Israel tossing a lifeline to Jamal Khashoggi’s killers?


Israel bombs Hamas TV station in Gaza after warning shots

The Israeli military bombed the studios of Hamas's television station in the Gaza Strip on Monday after launching at least five non-exploding missiles nearby as warnings to evacuate, Palestinian officials and witnesses said


‘The rocket fell through the living room’: Israelis describe terror of barrage

20 minutes before a projectile came through her Ashkelon roof, Ruti Mozgorshvili was watching TV


War must never be inevitable, even between Israel and Hamas

One religious voice from Israel’s early years offers a crucially different model to the serial slide into war: he recognized that it’s easier to go to war than to achieve true peace


Jerusalem Hasidic leaders refrain from endorsing mayor, in boost to Berkovitch

Agudath Yisrael decision, as race tightens, places secular candidate neck-and-neck with front-runner Moshe Lion


Botched Israeli raid in Gaza sparks violent exchanges

Rockets fired from Gaza and Israeli jets bomb sites after raid leaves eight people deadPalestinian militants in Gaza have launched dozens of rocket attacks and Israeli fighter jets have bombed sites across the strip in a round of intense fighting triggered by a botched Israeli special forces raid that left eight people dead


Hamas will ‘feel the power’ of Israel’s retaliation, IDF threatens

More than 200 rockets, shells fired from Gaza, causing significant damage, several injuries; 3 Palestinians said killed in IDF retaliatory strikes


Hamas Fires 100+ Rockets Into Israel, Forces Civilians Into Shelters

Dozens of rockets fired from Gaza landed in Israeli cities through the day Monday, causing fires and at least one casualty, according to the Israeli Defense Forces


Over 100 Gaza rockets launched at Israel; IDF strikes Strip

Iron Dome intercepts several rockets ■ Sirens sound as far as Dead Sea ■ One Israeli seriously wounded ■ Three Palestinians reported killed


Hamas will never change. Sooner or later, it must be faced down

Israel has manifestly sought to avoid a descent into deeper conflict


Hamas launches dozens of rockets into Israel in retaliation for deadly military operation in Gaza

Hamas launched several rockets toward southern Israel on Monday in retaliation after an Israeli military operation in Gaza ignited a new round of fighting near the Gaza Strip


Israel-Gaza violence erupts after covert op killings

Gaza rocket barrage targets Israel, which responds with air strikes after militants die in covert op


Austria victimizes Muslims but promises to protect Jews. Don’t believe it

With his hijab ban, Austria's Chancellor is adopting the far right's anti-Muslim agenda, just with a liberal façade


Rockets fired from Gaza, Israel stages air strikes, after botched raid

Palestinians in Gaza fired dozens of rockets at southern Israel on Monday and Israel launched retaliatory air strikes, a day after an Israeli incursion prompted deadly fighting in the enclave