Netanyahu holds Abbas responsible as rocket from Gaza falls in south

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 11, 2014 11:38

Projectile lands near road in Eshkol Regional Council, no injuries reported in the attack.




A rocket launched from the Gaza Strip.

Gaza rocket at sunset . (photo credit:REUTERS/ Darren Whiteside)

Following a Code Red missile alert siren, a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip fell in an open area in the Eshkol Regional Council. The rocket reportedly fell near a major road of the area.

There were no injuries reported in the attack. 

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Following the rocket attack Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's office released a statement saying that Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas was responsible for rockets fired at Israeli towns and cities by terrorists in the Gaza Strip. 

At the beginning of the month
, the Israel Air Force struck two terror targets in the Gaza Strip in response to Palestinian rocket fire.





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