Gaza Perimeter

Israel-Gaza War
IDF establishes new southern border unit in response to October 7

The unit will be comprised of reservists from elite units who live in the Gaza Perimeter area and who are ready to be on call in case of an emergency.

Avi Woolf | 05.06.24

Israel-Gaza War, Gaza Perimeter

Tekuma Authority Director: Residents of Beeri and Nir Oz will be able to return in 2-3 years

At a speech at the Economic Conference of the Treasurers' Association, Tekuma Authority Director Moshe Edri said residents of "Beeri, Nir Oz, and Kfar Azza will be able to return to their homes in two or three years."

JFeed Staff | 07.05.24

Israel-Gaza War

Rockets return to the south: sirens in the Gaza Perimeter

For the first time since the bombardment of Kerem Shalom, which killed 4 soldiers and wounded 10, red color sirens were heard in the Gaza Perimeter. No casualties or damage have been reported yet.

JFeed Staff | 06.05.24

Israel-Gaza War

IDF Rear Command declares additional loosening of restrictions on crowding in most areas

The IDF has continuously and carefully loosened assembly and activity restrictions in the Gaza Perimeter, in "conflict zone" areas, and in the rest of the country based on security assessments.

Avi Woolf | 10.03.24

Israel-Gaza War, Gaza Perimeter

IDF: The residents of these areas may return home

IDF Rear Command has published an operational assessment of the safety of parts of the Gaza Perimeter, listing the places where it is now safe to return.

Avi Woolf | 22.02.24

Israel-Gaza War, Gaza Perimeter

Report: Residents of Sderot and Gaza Perimeter to begin returning home starting in March

According to a report by Channel 12 News reporter Amit Segal, this return will include adjustment packages worth thousands of shekels for returning residents and will be determined by IDF assessments.

Avi Woolf | 18.02.24

IDF, Defense

Defense Ministry to order 200 armored vehicles for local defense in south, north, and Judea and Samaria

The order is part of a general strengthening of local defense teams and security as part of the lessons learned from the October 7 attack.

Avi Woolf | 13.02.24

Israel-Gaza War, Civilian Front

A Partial Return to Normal in the South? IDF Changes Assembly Rules in Gaza Perimeter

The IDF Rear Command issued new instructions for the Gaza Perimeter, allowing for assembly in greater numbers in open and closed areas and especially for schools to be resumed safely.

Avi Woolf | 01.02.24

Israel-Gaza War

Are the Rockets Back? Sirens in Ashkelon

A Red Color siren was heard due to rockets launched in the Ashkelon and Gaza Perimeter area, which have been on the increase since the IDF withdrew from parts of northern Gaza.

JFeed Staff | 28.01.24

Israel-Gaza War, Gaza Perimeter

IDF Prepares to Fix the Security Failures on the Border

Admitting that they hurt the first security response teams which played a key role in hindering the October 7 attack, the IDF now plans to bolster the teams as part of a new security deployment.

Avi Woolf | 01.01.24

Israel-Gaza War, Civilian Evacuees

Smotrich: "We will encourage a return to routine through sensitivity and dialogue"

Finance Minister Betzalel Smotrich conducted a discussion on the Gaza Perimeter settlements today, especially those near the border fence.

JFeed Staff | 03.12.23

Israel-Gaza War, Elon Musk, X/Twitter, Antisemitism

President Herzog's Office Confirms: Elon Musk Visiting Israel Monday

The Tesla and X/Twitter owner is set to meet with President Herzog and Prime Minister Netanyahu and also tour the Gaza Perimeter, site of the October 7 Massacre.

Avi Woolf | 26.11.23

Israel-Gaza War, Civilian Evacuees

Northern Evacuees from Kiryat Shmonah to Stay in Hotels Until End of Year

Due to the security situation, the government has decided to continue funding the stay of Kiryat Shmonah residents in hotels until the end of the civilian year.

JFeed | 21.11.23

Israel-Gaza War, Gaza Perimeter

IDF: Gaza Perimeter Residents Can Return to Settlements Four Kilometers From Border

Rear Command has announced that with the progress of the military operation, thousands of residents of the south can return to their homes in specified places.

JFeed | 21.11.23

Israel-Gaza War

IDF: Dealing With Rocket Fire is a "Long Term Process"

The IDF Spokesperson clarified statements made in the name of the Chief of Staff on the subject of ending the rocket fire on civilian areas.

Yair Amar, JFeed Staff | 12.11.23

Israel-Gaza War, Simchat Torah Massacre, Archaeology

Archaeologists Enlisted to Help Locate Dead and Missing

The IDF has decided to use the expertise of archaeologists in locating and identifying findings, with ten missing identified as dead so far.

Yehuda Klein, JFeed Staff | 07.11.23

Israel-Gaza War, Resettlement Plan

Preparing to Rebuild: Temporary Resettlement Program for Perimeter Residents

Housing Minister's plan includes acquiring more than 1,000 temporary structures for the residents, housed in neighboring settlements as close to their original home as possible.

JFeed | 31.10.23

Israel-Gaza War

IDF Back to Buying Tomatoes from Gaza Perimeter Settlements

Three weeks after the Simchat Torah Massacre, the Defense Ministry is back to ordering tomatoes from Gaza Perimeter farms.

| Simcha Raz, JFeed Staff | 29.10.23

Israel-Gaza War

Once Again: Rockets on Ashkelon and the Gaza Perimeter

After almost 15 hours of quiet, rocket fire against the south was renewed. There are no reports of hits or casualties yet.

JFeed | 23.10.23


State Establishes Administration to Rebuild Gaza Perimeter

The fighting in the south and destruction of the Gaza Perimeter has led approve an administration which will rebuild the whole area and help the population.

JFeed | 13.10.23