Netanyahu holds Abbas responsible as rocket from Gaza falls in south

Projectile lands near road in Eshkol Regional Council, no injuries reported in the attack.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 11, 2014 11:38
A rocket launched from the Gaza Strip.

Gaza rocket at sunset . (photo credit: REUTERS/ Darren Whiteside)

 
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Following a Code Red missile alert siren, a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip fell in an open area in the Eshkol Regional Council. The rocket reportedly fell near a major road of the area.

There were no injuries reported in the attack. 

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Following the rocket attack Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's office released a statement saying that Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas was responsible for rockets fired at Israeli towns and cities by terrorists in the Gaza Strip. 

At the beginning of the month
, the Israel Air Force struck two terror targets in the Gaza Strip in response to Palestinian rocket fire.




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