danmillerinpanama:

This is the most extensive and up-to-date account I have read thus far about the attacks on Tel Aviv and the Israeli response. The situation is likely to get worse before it gets better, but we can all hope (and those who pray can pray as well) and keep Israel in our thoughts. May it get better soon and before many more Israeli lives are lost.

Originally posted on Anne's Opinions:

Seeking shelter in Tel Aviv

Seeking shelter in Tel Aviv during air raid siren and rocket attack

This second day of Operation Pillar of Cloud (or Defense) has been full of sound and fury, signifying hopefully very much indeed.

Apart from the dreadful news of the 3 Israeli casualties this morning, and 3 IDF soldiers injured in a mortar attack, we have been hearing all day about the constant air strikes by the IAF, assisted by the Israeli Navy gunboats.

There have been too many strikes in both directions for me to enumerate, but the most unusual missile strike was the one that hit Tel Aviv or its environs earlier this evening (not that I heard either the siren or the explosion).

Real siren sounded in Tel Aviv for first time since 1991: Palestinian terrorists in Gaza fired at least two rockets toward the Tel Aviv metropolitan area at around 6:45 pm Thursday, a day…

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About danmillerinpanama

I was graduated from Yale University in 1963 with a B.A. in economics and from the University of Virginia School of law, where I was the notes editor of the Virginia Law Review in 1966. Following four years of active duty with the Army JAG Corps, with two tours in Korea, I entered private practice in Washington, D.C. specializing in communications law. I retired in 1996 to sail with my wife, Jeanie, on our sailboat Namaste to and in the Caribbean. In 2002, we settled in the Republic of Panama and live in a very rural area up in the mountains. I have contributed to Pajamas Media and Pajamas Tatler. In addition to my own blog, Dan Miller in Panama, I an an editor of Warsclerotic and contribute to China Daily Mail when I have something to write about North Korea.
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3 Responses to

  1. Ruvy says:

    “Our married children phoned earlier offering us refuge. They all live in settlements around Judea and Samaria (aka the West Bank,) and that’s probably the safest place in the country. If it gets seriously bad here we’ll head out in that direction, but for the moment we’re staying put.”

    Hi, Dan. That’s where we live…. A siren went off a little while ago. But I think it was either an accident or a joke. There were no explosions in Ma’ale Levona…

  2. anneinpt says:

    Apologies Dan for your first comment on my blog disappearing. It got caught in my spam filter for some reason. Thank you for the reblog and for the good wishes.

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