IAF aircraft struck targets in the Gaza Strip early on Saturday in retaliation for rockets that were fired on Israeli towns.
On Friday night, a rocket launched by terrorists in the enclave exploded in a backyard in Netivot. No injuries were reported.
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According to the IDF Spokesperson's Unit, the aircraft attacked three terror targets, making direct hits. The army said that it considers Hamas responsible for the previous days' rocket fire.
Hamas and the Islamic Jihad fired dozens of rockets and mortar shells towards the Eshkol Regional Council last Monday, responding to
The IAF last retaliated on Wednesday night; Palestinian sources reported that the strike hit a training camp belonging to the The Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades, Hamas' military wing. Reportedly, none were hurt.
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