Rocket lands near elementary school in Sderot; several treated for shock

A Kassam rocket fired by Palestinians into Israel landed next to a school in Sderot on Thursday. No one was wounded in the attack. The rocket landed 50 meters from the Gil Elementary School in the city, Sderot Media Director Noam Bedein told The Jerusalem Post. Police confirmed that several children were being treated for shock. This incident marked the day's sixth rocket attack on the western Negev. The previous five landed in open territories causing no casualties or damage.