IDF says rocket alert siren in Eshkol was false alarm

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 14, 2014 10:34

 
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The IDF said that a rocket alert siren that sounded in the Eshkol Regional Council on Thursday morning was a false alarm. The army confirmed that no rockets fell.  

The statement contradicted an earlier police announcement that a rocket a had fallen in open territory.

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