Volley of rockets fired from Gaza at southern Israel

No injuries or damage reported.

January 1, 2016 23:22
Gaza Strip

Light streak trail is seen as a rocket is launched from the northern Gaza Strip towards Israel July 29, 2014. (photo credit: REUTERS)


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Five rockets were fired from the Gaza Strip at Israel on Friday night, with two of the projectiles landing in Israeli territory. Three other rockets landed near the security fence inside the coastal Palestinian enclave.

There were no injuries or damage reported.

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Rocket sirens sounded in Sderot and other Israeli towns bordering the Gaza Strip prior to the rockets' landing.   

Some two weeks ago, a rocket fired by Gaza gunmen exploded near a Kibbutz in southern Israel

In another mid-December incident, the IAF struck Hamas terrorist sites in the Strip after a rocket exploded inan open area in the region governed by Sha’ar Hanegev Regional Council.

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