Israel News Bulletin & Resource Center

The Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) of the Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven has compiled this sampling of news articles, opinion pieces, and organization statements regarding the recent conflict along the Gaza–Israel border from a broad range of media outlets in order to provide access to several sources in one place. 

The opinions expressed in the articles and statements below do not represent official positions of the Jewish Community Relations Council of the Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven and should not be construed as endorsement.

 

NEWS ARTICLES

IDF Hits Hamas Targets in Gaza Following Gunfire to Sderot, Troops, The Jerusalem Report, Anna Ahronheim, May 17

Hamas Official: 50 Of The 62 Gazans Killed In Border Violence Were Our Members, Times of Israel, Judah Ari Gross and TOI Staff, May 16

Detained Rioter Says Hamas Uses Women, Children As Arms To Stay In Power, Ynet, Elior Levy and Yoav Zitun, May 16

Coverage Of Gaza Clashes Falls Short, CAMERA, May 15

Nothing’s Quiet on Any Front (Except Gaza?): 8 Things to Know for May 18, Times of Israel, Joshua Davidovich, May 18

 

OPINION PEICES

13 Inconvenient Truths About What Has Been Happening in Gaza, Tablet, Yair Rosenberg, May 16

Who's to blame for the Gaza violence?, Chicago Tribune, Editorial Board, May 15

Israel Protected The Gaza Border, But Death Toll Means Hamas Can Claim Win Too, Times of Israel, Judah Ari Gross, May 15

Israelis And Palestinians Need To Honor A Two-Story Solution In The Middle East, LA Times, Yossi Klein Halevi, May 13

 

ORGANIZATION STATEMENTS

US Department of State (Press Briefing Transcript)

ADL Celebrates 'Historic Milestone' As U.S. Embassy Opens In Jerusalem

ADL Statement on Violence At Israel-Gaza Border

 

ISRAEL ACTION NETWORK (IAN) 

Embassy Move & Jerusalem Facts

Embassy Move

Background: 'Great Return March' on the Gazan Border

International Fund for Israel Palestinian Peace

Momentum Towards the International Fund for Israeli-Palestinian Peace

International Fund for Israeli-Palestinian Peace

Gaza Update: May 15, 2018 JFNA Israel Briefing