Update: Over 60 rockets pound South as sirens wail

By JPOST.COM STAFF
November 17, 2012 14:57

Gazan terrorists fired volley after volley of rockets on Southern towns on Saturday, as red alert sirens wailed repeatedly to warn residents.

According to Israel radio, over 60 rockets have fallen on the South on the fourth day of Operation Pillar of Defensive. The Iron Dome rocket defense system intercepted 15 of the rockets.

In the afternoon alone, four rockets landed in Ashdod, lightly injuring 4 people and causing damage to a house. Six rockets hit Beersheba, and four others in the vicinity were shot down

Palestinians sources also reported that Israeli operations in Gaza killed one more, bringing the death count in the Strip to 40.


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