Monday, 21 September 2015

Israeli army carries out a incursion into northern Gaza

Several Israeli military vehicles, and bulldozers, carried out on Monday morning, a limited invasion into Palestinian lands east of Jabalia town, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.

Eyewitnesses said the soldiers advanced dozens of meters into Palestinian lands, close to the border fence, and bulldozed them.

The army conducts frequent limited invasion into border areas in the coastal region, bulldozes and uproots lands, in addition to firing on homes, farmers and workers.

On Saturday at dawn, the army fired several missiles targeting different areas of the besieged Gaza Strip, causing excessive damage to homes and structures, while one Palestinian was injured. more

Army: Rocket fired from Gaza lands in southern Israel

BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) -- A rocket launched from the Gaza Strip landed in southern Israel overnight, Israel's army said, with no reported injuries.

The rocket landed in the Hof Ashkelon Regional Council overnight, with Israeli forces conducting searches in the area.

Sirens did not sound before the rocket fire, Israeli media reported.

No Palestinian group has claimed responsibility for the attack.

Israeli warplanes attacked several targets across the Gaza Strip on Friday night after rockets were fired at an Israeli town bordering Gaza.

Friday’s rocket fire marked the eleventh such attack to hit Israel since January, according to the Israeli army, with no injuries caused. more