The Big Lipowsky sends his best wishes for safety and success to the soldiers of the Israel Defense Forces and safety to those living in and visiting Israel.
The Jerusalem Post reported that Hamas rockets have now struck a kindergarten in Beersheba.
The IDF has also launched its own Youtube page with footage of its operations in Gaza.
Meanwhile, an Israeli naval boat collided with a boat trying to break the Gaza blockade. The Navy says it was an accident, the activists say the Israelis intentionally rammed them.
The Jewish Standard will have updated coverage in this week’s issue on former North Jerseyans now living and serving in Israel, updates on planned missions to Israel from New Jersey, as well as analysis of the situation in Gaza.