The Palestinian Authority (PA)

Operation Cast Lead Update No. 8

During the past 24 hours the ground operation continued, with increased friction between the IDF and Hamas operatives.
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Hamas Exploitation of Civilians as Human Shields

This study (completed during the first week of Operation Cast Lead) provides many examples of how Gazan civilians are used as human shields during terrorist attacks against Israel and combat against the IDF.
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Operation Cast Lead Update No. 7

IDF forces continue operating in various focal points in the Gaza Strip.
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Operation Cast Lead Update No. 6

On January 3, after eight days of air strikes, the ground phase of Operation Cast Lead began.
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Operation Cast Lead – Update No. 5

On December 31, the fifth day of Operation Cast Lead, the air force attacked more than 50 targets in the Gaza Strip.
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Summary of rocket fire and mortar shelling in 2008

The year 2008 saw the peak of rocket use by Hamas and the other terrorist organizations operating in the Gaza Strip.
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