An explosion went off in the northern Gaza Strip town of Beit Hanun Monday morning and Palestinian witnesses said IAF aircraft had fired a missile at a rocket launcher, destroying it.
The IDF confirmed that it had carried out an air strike.
No one was wounded in the explosion, local residents said.
Earlier, Islamic Jihad said it fired a rocket toward Israel from the area. No casualties were reported.
Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads-free website and exclusive content. Click here>>