Secretary General Ban Ki-moon condemns rocket attacks from Gaza, as Israel bombs 29 sites in the besieged territory.
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Israeli communities near southern and northern Gaza have come under heavy rocket attack on Wednesday evening. The IDF said at least 40 rockets had been fired in the largest attack since 2012?s Operation Pillar of Defense.
Israel struck back following the March 12th rocket attacks by Palestinian Islamic Jihad against Israeli population centers. According to The Times of Israel, the Israeli Air Force launched retaliatory air strikes late in the day on the...Show More Summary
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Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman said Israel should resume military control of the Gaza Strip after a barrage of 41 rockets was fired from the Palestinian territory. No injuries or damage were reported. “We need to reoccupy Gaza,” Liberman said in an interview late yesterday with Channel 2 television. “I will oppose any limited military operation.” […]
Bases of Hamas and armed wing of Islamic Jihad targeted following most intense barrage since November 2012 conflict.
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Militants in the Gaza Strip fired dozens of rockets today into southern Israel, sending civilians rushing into bomb shelters but causing no casualties. The Israeli military says it's the largest rocket barrage since 2012, when it launched an eight-day air campaign in Gaza it said was aimed at stopping the...
On March 12, Palestinians in the "Hamas-controlled Gaza strip launched at least 60 rockets at Israeli population centers," setting off "sirens across the country's Gaza envelop" and stoking fears that Palestinian terrorists may be preparing...Show More Summary
IDF The Palestinians launched 130 missiles inton southern Israel today. Islamic Jihad claiming they fired 130 Rockets towards Israel, IDF in major preparations for response, tens of tanks deployed at border. — Israel News Feed (@IsraelHatzolah) March 12, 2014 This … Continue reading ?
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(JERUSALEM) — Militants in the Gaza Strip fired at least 20 rockets Wednesday into southern Israel, sending civilians rushing into bomb shelters but causing no casualties in the largest barrage in months. Israeli police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said one rocket exploded near a gas station and another near a public library. The military said its…
A volley of rockets fired from Gaza struck various parts of south Israel on Wednesday, various sources in the region reported. News reports of the attack and a response from the Iron Dome anti-rocket system were confirmed by the Israeli Defense Force Twitter feed. BREAKING: Initial Report - #Gaza terrorists fired a salvo of rockets at #Israel. Show More Summary
Israeli officials say that a heavy rocket attack from the Gaza Strip has struck the south of the country.