IDF closes Gaza crossing after rockets land in Israel

By JPOST.COM STAFF
April 8, 2013 09:25

The IDF decided to close the Kerem Shalom goods border passage between Israel and Gaza on Monday following the firing of three rockets from the Strip on Sunday.

The Erez pedestrian terminal will remain open only for humanitarian crossings, Army Radio reported.

A rocket landed in southern Israel on Sunday night while Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremonies were being held. The rocket landed in the Sh'ar HaNegev Regional Council. Palestinians fired another two rockets, however the failed to reach Israel, landing within Gazan territory.


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