Author Topic: Gaza militants fire rockets at Israeli cities - police  (Read 255 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Online EC

  • Shanghaied Editor
  • Member
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 23,526
  • Cats rule. Dogs drool.
Gaza militants fire rockets at Israeli cities - police
« on: March 13, 2014, 05:27:47 AM »
Paging John Kerry.

Via Reuters: http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/03/13/us-palestinian-israel-gaza-idUSBREA2C0J920140313

Quote
(Reuters) - Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip fired rockets at Israeli cities on Thursday, police said, in a second day of a cross-border flare-up.

Sirens sounded in the southern Israeli towns of Ashkelon and Ashdod. Police said the rockets had landed in open areas, causing no casualties.

The Israeli military carried out 29 air strikes and fired tank shells at militant targets in the Gaza Strip on Wednesday after the Islamic Jihad group launched 60 rockets toward Israel in the heaviest barrage in nearly two years.

No casualties were reported on either side of the frontier in Wednesday's incidents. Islamic Jihad said its rocket fire had been a response to Israel's killing of three of its men a day earlier.

(Writing by Maayan Lubell, Editing by Jeffrey Heller and Kevin Liffey)


How's that peace process going for you?
The universe doesn't hate you. Unless your name is Tsutomu Yamaguchi

Avatar courtesy of Oceander

I've got a website now: Smoke and Ink


Share me

Digg  Facebook  SlashDot  Delicious  Technorati  Twitter  Google  Yahoo
Smf