By Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu
Pillar of Defense Live Blog: Day Seven
9:59 Additional Code Red warning sirens in the Western Negev amid reports that Israel is holding off on a ground incursion prior to U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’ visit.
9:49 Multiple Code Red early warning sirens for incoming rockets and missiles in Be’er Sheva and Gaza Belt communities.
9:36 A U.S. official said Obama is sending U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to Israel and Egypt on Gaza crisis mission, AFP reports.
9:34 Code Red early warning siren for incoming missile on Kerem Shalom community near Gaza.
9:23 Israel puts 'temporary hold' on plans for Gaza ground operation, according to sources quoted by AFP.
9:22 Air Force resumes aerial bombings of terrorist targets in Gaza.
9:07 Early warning siren of incoming missile on Sderot, located less than one mile from northern Gaza.
9:02 Hizbullah is supplying more missiles to Hamas at the same time Israel’s Iron Dome system is intercepting them after launching, the Lebanon-based Al-Akhbar newspaper reports.
8:50 The Iron Dome system blew up two incoming missiles in the area of the port of Ashdod, north of Ashkelon.
8:44 Code Red early warning siren for incoming missile on Ashdod and nearby Gan Yavneh.
8:41 Bus driver saved dozens of lives by urging passengers to get off bus before missile hit 30 seconds hit early warning siren.
8:35 One person lightly wounded in rocket attack next to Be’er Sheva bus. Missile also damaged building and parked car.
8:21 Code Red early warning siren for incoming missiles on Ashkelon and Gaze Belt communities.
8:18 Missile hits bus in Be’er Sheva. No serious injuries.
8:02 The Iron Dome anti-missile system intercepts eight missiles and rockets launched at the Be’er Sheva area.
7:58 Multiple early warning sirens for incoming missiles on communities between Be’er Sheva and Kiryat Gat.
7:57 Code Red early warning siren for incoming missiles on Be’er Sheva and Ofakim.
7:52 Peres said Iran is “out of its mind” for encouraging Arabs to continue missile attacks rather than negotiate a ceasefire.
7:48 The “journalist” that Hamas said was killed in an Air Force strike Monday was none other than its southern Gaza commander, says the IDF.
7:30 Terrorists fire missile at Be’er Sheva after night of quiet.
We refuse to live like this any longer