Rockets fired from Gaza at Israeli civilians in southern Israel
BREAKING: Code Red rocket alert sirens sounded in Sdot Negev and Shaar HaNegev regional councils in southern Israel.
A rocket fired by Muslim terrorists in Gaza exploded in an open area in Sdot Negev, causing no physical injuries or damages.
In response, the IDF is bombing Hamas terror targets in Gaza.
According to Arab reports, Israeli fighter jets targeted two Hamas terror facilities in northern and central Gaza.
The IDF deployed additional Iron Dome missile defense batteries near Beer Sheva in southern Israel, in preparation for a possible escalation and rocket fire towards Israel.
The IDF confirms Israeli fighter jets struck two underground Hamas facilities in Gaza, among other targets.
“Earlier tonight, a rocket was launched from Gaza towards Israeli territory. In response, IDF fighter jets targeted two of Hamas’ underground structures in the Gaza Strip. We will continue operating to defend Israeli civilians”, the IDF Spokesperson’s Unit tweeted.
Details to follow.