Militant Palestinians fired rockets at Israel from the Gaza Strip for the second day in a row today. There people sought shelter when sirens warned of the rocket attacks. There were no reports of possible victims. During the night, Israel’s Air Force attacked several targets of the militant Palestinian organization Islamic Jihad in the coastal strip.
The Ministry of Health in Gaza today announced that eight Palestinians had been killed in the air raids. The attacks on Israeli territory began yesterday after Israel had deliberately killed a commander of the Islamic Jihad extremist group in the Gaza Strip.
Militant Palestinians fired about 200 missiles at several Israeli cities, including Tel Aviv. According to authorities, about 20 people were slightly injured. The Israeli Air Force attacked several targets of militant groups in the Gaza Strip. More than eight Palestinians were killed. These were the heaviest battles in the region in months.