At least 5 rockets fired by Muslim terrorists from Gaza at Israeli civilians in Ashkelon, Ashdod
BREAKING: At least five rockets were fired by Muslim terrorists in Gaza towards the cities of Ashkelon and Ashdod in southern Israel, while PM Netanyahu and Avigdor Liberman were in the middle of speeches in Ashdod.
Initial reports indicate that five rockets were launched from Gaza into Israel. Two of the rockets were intercepted by the Iron Dome Missile defense system.
In anticipation of a possible escalation, public bomb shelters were opened and police and MDA emergency services in southern Israel have raised the alert level.
Gaza media outlets reported that Hamas evacuated its terror posts ahead of retaliatory strikes, while Muslim terror fans took to the streets to celebrate the rocket attack that forced PM Netanyahu to take shelter.
An Israeli drone fell overnight in southern Gaza, the IDF Spokesperson’s Unit reported Tuesday. According to Arab reports, the drone was shot down and is now in the hands of Hamas.