Hamas's armed wing, the Al-Qassam brigades, took responsibility Wednesday for both a barrage of rockets unleashed against Israel since Tuesday night and the bomb that critically injured an IDF soldier along the Gaza border.
statement posted on its website, Hamas said it was responsible
for rockets, which it said were a response to Israeli air strikes from 7:00 to 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday. It also said that on
Tuesday it "detonated a roadside bomb near Israeli infantry soldiers
east of Khanyounis city."
The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) took responsibility for the Gaza border bomb on Tuesday.