Israel expects 2,000 rockets a day in any war with Hezbollah — Army

Israel does not want war with Lebanon’s Hezbollah but is prepared to face about 2,000 rockets a day from the armed group if conflict breaks out, a senior Israeli military official told AFP. In May this year, the Israeli army fought an 11-day war against Palestinian armed groups in the Gaza Strip, who fired around… Continue reading Israel expects 2,000 rockets a day in any war with Hezbollah — Army

US House approves $1 billion for Israel’s ‘Iron Dome’ missile-defense system

The U.S. House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly on Thursday to give $1 billion to Israel for its Iron Dome missile-defense system, two days after objections from the most liberal Democrats forced leaders to remove it from a broader spending bill. The measure passed by 420 to 9 – eight no’s from Democrats and one from… Continue reading US House approves $1 billion for Israel’s ‘Iron Dome’ missile-defense system