3 rockets fired from Gaza at civilians – Iron Dome intercepts 1 rocket over southern Israel
BREAKING: At least three rockets were fired by Muslim terrorists in Gaza towards southern Israel.
The Iron Dome missile defense system intercepted a rocket over the Eshkol area, and two rockets exploded in open areas.
Code Red alerts were activated only in open areas.
“A short while ago, three mortar shells were launched from Gaza into Israel. The IDF Aerial Defense System intercepted one mortar. As a result, an alert was activated in the Home Front Command app for open areas only”, the IDF said in a statement.
Since early this morning, seven rockets were fired by Muslim terrorists from Khan Yunis area into Israeli towns.
Three people were injured while running for shelter in Sderot, including a mother, child and a baby, who was seriously wounded.
“Rockets, explosive balloons and sniper shots were fired from Gaza into Israel throughout the day. We just responded by striking Hamas terror targets in Gaza including underground infrastructure used to manufacture weapons. We hold Hamas responsible”, the IDF Spokesperson’s Unit tweeted.