Israeli Soldier 'Feared' Captured in Gaza

Friday, 01 Aug 2014 07:21 AM

 

  Comment  |
   Contact  |
  Print   |
    A   A  
  Copy Shortlink

The Israeli army says one of its soldiers is "feared" captured by Gaza militants, hours after a Hamas-Israel cease-fire in the coastal strip unraveled.

The soldier went missing shortly after a Gaza official said at least 35 Palestinians were killed in Israeli shelling in and around the southern Gaza town of Rafah on Friday, The fighting broke out just hours after the cease-fire came into force.

Some 200 others were wounded in the Rafah shelling, said Palestinian health official Ashraf al-Kidra.

Hamas and Israel are accusing each other of violating the truce.

© Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  Comment  |
   Contact  |
  Print   |
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
Top Stories
You May Also Like

Contact Lost With Flight From Indonesia to Singapore

Saturday, 27 Dec 2014 22:54 PM

An AirAsia flight from the Indonesian city of Surabaya to Singapore lost contact with air traffic control on Sunday, Ind . . .

US Mission in Havana to Become Embassy

Saturday, 27 Dec 2014 21:11 PM

A half-century after Washington severed relations with Cuba, the United States' seven-story mission looms over Havana's  . . .

Yes-We-Can President Faces Twilight of Maybes

Saturday, 27 Dec 2014 17:43 PM

It was supposed to be a joke. "Are you still president?" comedian Stephen Colbert asked Barack Obama earlier this month. . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved