Two rockets were launched from the Gaza Strip. One rocket fell in an open area and Air Defense Artillery combat soldiers intercepted the second.
A number of rioters were injured along the Gaza border as IDF soldiers responded with rubber bullets and tear gas.
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This is the first reporting of incendiary balloons sent from the Strip since March.
The demonstrations are an attempt to put pressure on the Israeli leadership "to express Israel's sovereignty" by bringing back the bodies for a Jewish burial.
The IDF Chief of Staff also recently canceled trip to DC.
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Israeli officials do not have high expectations from the talks.
A rocket landed in an open area in Israeli territory earlier on Thursday, setting off rocket sirens in Sderot, Ibim and Nir Am in southern Israel.
Earlier this week, attempted infiltrations and incendiary kites and balloons were reported along the Gaza border.