9:21 P.M. A group of hackers, calling themselves "Anonymous" attacked numerous Israeli websites on Thursday, including IDF and bank sites, as a response to the attack on Gaza.
9:11 P.M. Israel's Broadcasting Authority preparing emergency broadcasts ahead of Sabbath. Educational channels to broadcast only calming programs for children.
8:53 P.M. IDF resumes widespread aerial strikes on Gaza (Gili Cohen)
8:39 P.M. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hold talks with Defense Minister Ehud Barak and Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman; IDF ordered to renew assault on Gaza.
8:35 P.M. Rocket hits near IDF truck in western Negev, light damaged caused to truck. (Gili Cohen)
8:20 P.M. Be'er Sheva home hit by rocket. The house was damaged, one person is being treated for shock. (Yanir Yagna)
8:18 P.M. IDF Spokesperson says army will ask to call up 30,000 reservists to participate in operation in Gaza.
8:02 P.M. IDF source says air assault on Gaza will be renewed over the coming hours, adding that the IDF has approved plans for the next stage of the operation.