The IDF attacked terrorist targets and foiled rocket; the Southern Explorer and evaluation

הרמטכ”ל בסיור בדרום, היום. צילום: דובר צה”ל

Chief called today a special status assessment in the wake of continued rocket fire from Gaza. The air force attacked three terrorist bases and launch squads

תאריך: 23/06/2012, 20:30    
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל

Starting from early this morning (Saturday) rocket from Gaza hits and been recognized in Israel territory, especially in the Gaza Strip. As a result of gunfire injured in moderate Israeli in Sderot that damaged a factory. Following the event, Lieutenant General Benny Gantz, Chief, special status, charge, head of the Air Force Commander and other champions. He later toured in the army and met with commanders in the Gaza Division as well as with authorities.

Batteries are “iron dome” system, placed in the South of the country, far eight raptors one rockets fired toward urban concentrations.

Home front command instructed the Gaza residents in villages to be found within 15 seconds of the fertile. Following this instruction was closed to bathing beach.

Today at noon and afternoon attacked Israeli aircraft that terrorists involved in advanced preparations for launching a steep trajectory weapons toward Israel, in the northern Gaza Strip. In the two shooting attacks thwarted.

The night air assaulted three terrorist bases in Northern and southern Gaza Strip yesterday damaged two vertebrae that were preparing to execute a steep trajectory fire toward Israel. All the attacks have been identified and the vulnerability of our planes carry out their goals which safely to their bases. As noted yesterday, the two squads were teleported launching rockets into Israel territory-first identified and injured before the Sabbath in the central Gaza Strip, while shooting in preparation for launch on steep track. Another attacked a terrorist squad after routine rocket toward the western Negev from northern Gaza Strip. This link too.

Landed in Israel this week to more than 150.
The IDF did not tolerate any attempt to harm the citizens of the State of Israel and IDF troops and will continue to act against anyone who is against terrorism of the State of Israel. Hamas is a terrorist organization and address.

Translated from Hebrew