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IAF strikes terrorist compound in Gaza; 1 dead
ByJPOST.COM STAFF, REUTERS
November 14, 2011 03:22
Air strike comes in response to Kassam rocket fired from Strip; four Palestinians wounded.
Smoke rises after IAF bombs in Gaza (Illustrative)

IAF airstrike Gaza_311 reuters. (photo credit:Ibraheem Abu Mustafa / Reuters)

The Israel Air Force (IAF) attacked a Gaza terrorist compound overnight Sunday,  in response to a Kassam rocket fired from the Strip. The strike killed one Palestinian and wounded four others.

The IDF Spokesperson's Office confirmed hitting the target, and said all the aircraft returned safely to their bases.



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The Kassam rocket fired from the Strip Sunday exploded in an open field in the Sha'ar Hanegev Regional Council area.

Air raid sirens were heard in the area and also in Sderot. No injuries or damage were reported.

The IAF carried out a similar strike on Tuesday night, after a Kassam rocket fired into southern Israel from Gaza exploded in the Sha'ar Hanegev Regional Council area. No injuries or damage were reported in that attack.
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