IDF: Since midnight, 82 projectiles launched at Israel from Gaza

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August 23, 2014 19:02

 
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The rocket and mortar fire continued at a rapid pace on Saturday, with 82 launches from Gaza into Israel between midnight and 6:30pm, according to the IDF spokesperson's office. 


They said that of these, 62 impact sites have been found, all but three of them in open areas. 


In addition, they said that the Iron Dome interceptors have shot down 9 rockets, including four in a single salvo over Ashkelon around 6pm


They said that the IDF has also carried out 55 strikes in Gaza over the course of the day.

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