Four Kassam rockets were launched into Israel Thursday night. The
rockets set off warning sirens in Sderot and Ashkelon, and exploded in
There were no reports of casualties or damage in the latest attacks from
On Tuesday three Islamic Jihad operatives were killed in an IAF
airstrike in northern Gaza after firing two rockets into southern
Israel. The rockets caused no injuries.
Tensions have been high since Israeli naval commandos boarded a flotilla
carrying hundreds of pro-Palestinian activists to Gaza on Monday,
causing a violent clash. Nine activists were said to have been killed in
the incident, and several IDF commandos were wounded.