IDF Thwarts Terror Attack in Central Gaza Strip

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IAF aircrafts targeted a squad of terrorist operatives about to launch rockets toward Israel. A direct hit was identified

Date: 19/12/2010, 8:26 PM    

On Saturday night (Dec. 18), an IAF aircraft targeted a squad of terror operatives who were preparing to launch rockets toward Israeli territory from the central Gaza Strip. A direct hit was identified.

More than 200 Grad missiles, Qassam rockets and mortar shells have been fired at Israeli territory since the beginning of 2010.

The IDF (Zahal) remains committed to protecting the citizens of Israel and will continue to act against terror. The IDF (Zahal) holds Hamas solely responsible for terror emanating from the Gaza Strip.