Hamas condemns Egypt for filling tunnels in gas when demolishing them, calls on Cairo to open Rafah crossing.
Minor arrested last month after crossing border fence into Israel; presents trove of information under interrogation, Shin Bet says.
The 25-year-old blockade has reduced and buried the plans and dreams of Gazans. Something as basic as going abroad for continuing medical education, or taking part in a joyful activity in the West Bank is like going to the moon.
Despite an effective crackdown by Egypt, the group’s tunnel threat still counters the IDF’s combination of air power, precise intelligence and advanced technology – regardless of what Netanyahu might say.
The prime minister sees neither Israel nor Hamas as interested in 'any escalation' but threatens that any attacks from Gaza would meet with a vigorous response.
Initial reports said seven Palestinian workers from Gaza were missing but contact was later established with six of them.
Hamas confirms field commander among dead in second tunnel incident in as many weeks.
Four Hamas fighters said to have escaped while reconstructing tunnel used in 2014 war.
Kurdish forces uncover 30-40 tunnels and 'military arsenal' built during more than one year of Islamic State rule.
Egypt recently pumped salt water into the network of smuggling tunnels on its border with Gaza.