Friday, March 25, 2011

Israel strikes arms depot in Gaza following Palestinian rocket fire - Haaretz Daily Newspaper | Israel News

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Palestinian sources say arms depot belongs to Hamas' military wing; attack comes after two rockets and several mortars were fired into southern Israel earlier Thursday; IDF to deploy Iron Dome next week, Channel 10 says.
The Israel Air Force bombed an arms depot in the northern Gaza Strip on Thursday, which according to Palestinian sources, belonged to the military wing of Hamas.
The attack was carried out around 8:30 P.M. local time, after two rockets and several mortars were fired from Gaza at southern Israel earlier Thursday.
IAF strike in Gaza - AP - March 24, 2011 An area bombed by the Israel Air Force in Rafah, Gaza Strip on Thursday, March 24, 2011.
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According to Palestinian reports, IDF forces also attacked a military facility which was formerly used as the Palestinian Authority's intelligence headquarters.
Channel 10 reported Thursday night that the Israel Defense Forces will deploy the Iron Dome missile intercept system next week in Israeli areas around the Gaza Strip.
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