Islamic State-affiliated group claims Gaza rocket attack on Israel
Islamic State-affiliated group Ahfad al-Sahaba claimed responsibility via a statement that was shared through Israeli media.
By JPOST.COM STAFFUpdated: JUNE 27, 2017 13:39
Islamic State-affiliated group Ahfad al-Sahaba claimed the firing of a rocket from Gaza that hit an open area on Monday night.The group claimed responsibility via a statement that was shared through Israeli media. This is not the first time that the group, which has sworn allegiance to Islamic State, has claimed responsibility for a rocket attack.The projectile landed in an open area near the Sha'ar Hanegev Regional Council in southern Israel, the IDF said.No injuries and no damage were reported. A red siren alert was not activated as it was detected early on that the projectile was aimed at an open area.
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