The Islamic Jihad has claimed responsibility for the latest round of rocket fire noting that more than 70 rockets and mortar shells were fired at Israel since Saturday evening.
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Earlier on Sunday, a member of the group's military wing was killed in an IDF strike in the northern Gaza Strip. This raises the number of Palestinian fatalities to six.
Meanwhile, four Israelis were lightly injured and damage was caused to a neighborhood watch patrol car as a result of rocket fire on Sunday.
IDF tanks fired at terror targets in the Strip following the attack. Gaza medical sources said that four people were killed and 25 others were injured.
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