The IDF Spokesman Unit overnight Monday confirmed that IAF aircraft attacked two terror tunnels, two sites used for the manufacturing and storage of weapons and two further terrorist targets in the Gaza Strip.
"Direct targets were identified and all planes returned safely to their base," a statement by the IDF read. "The attack was in response to recently conducted attacks on southern communities," the statement continued.
"The IDF will not tolerate the continued attack of settlements around Gaza," the IDF statement said.
The statement continued to say: "We suggest that Hamas does not cause an escalation in the region and test the IDF's strength.