Ben Hartman is the crime and national security reporter for the Jerusalem Post. He also hosts Reasonable Doubt, a crime show on TLV1 radio station in Tel Aviv. His Twitter feed is @Benhartman.
After 50 days of fighting, Israel and Hamas agree to Egypt-mediated truce
Several more injured when rocket from Gaza struck Ashdod synagogue
18 Gazans murdered in wake of IDF strike that killed top Hamas officers
One of three Hamas leaders killed in IDF strike led 2006 Gilad Shalit capture
Gaza health officials report two children injured in retaliatory Israeli air strikes
Niece of man saved by Dutchman who returned Yad Vashem medal says, ‘He is a righteous man’
All Israeli military personnel have withdrawn from the Gaza Strip
Driver slams excavator into bus, killing one; IDF soldier shot at close range
Kills two in surprise attack Friday morning
Netanyahu vows to press on until tunnel threat eliminated
Day 23 of Operation Protective Edge
Israelis debate end goals of the campaign
Hopes for a ceasefire quashed by renewed hostilities
Operation Protective Edge enters its 18th day
Palestinian death count reaches 746 as IDF operation enters 17th day
Palestinian and Israeli inmates take cover alongside guards when sirens blare
Third Israeli civilian killed in rocket attack; Palestinian death count passes 600
Oron Shaul was in the armored personnel carrier hit by Hamas rocket Sunday
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