Wednesday Afternoon News Briefs From Eretz Yisrael


ywnisrael.israel· Korean Air to resume flights to Israel in two weeks.

· PM Netanyahu & DM Ya’alon to address the nation at 20:15.

· The IDF says explosive sounds in Gush Dan were not from rocket fire.

· The IDF has begun to reduce the size of its force in the Gaza area.

· IDF moving additional troops near Quneitra Crossing in preparation for any eventuality.

· The levaya for rocket attack victim Zevik (Ze’ev) Etzion HY”D will take place on Thursday evening.

· Erez Crossing is reopening as part of the ceasefire between Israel and Hamas.

· The officer wounded by cross-border gunfire near Quneitra is out of surgery and reported to be in moderate condition.

(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)