Gazans fire Kassam rocket near Israeli farmers

Rocket strikes near group of farmers and their equipment near the border, but doesn't cause injuries.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 9, 2012 16:36
Palestinian terrorists fire a mortar shell in Gaza

Palestinian terrorists fire a mortar shell in Gaza 311 R. (photo credit: Ibraheem Abu Mustafa / Reuters)

 
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Palestinians in the Gaza Strip fired a Kassam rocket that struck near Israeli farmers working near the border area Monday afternoon, Israel Radio reported.

The rocket exploded near a group of farmers and their equipment but caused no injuries or damage.

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Correction:
A previous version of this article mistakenly cited Israel Radio in reporting that an anti-tank missile was fired. The projectile was a Kassam rocket.

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