Yesterday evening, May 25th, 2016, a rocket, launched from the Gaza Strip hit an open area in the Sha’ar HaNegev Regional Council in southern Israel.

Since the beginning of the year, nine rockets fired from the Gaza Strip have hit Israeli territory.

In response to the attack, IAF aircrafts targeted two Hamas sites in the southern Gaza Strip.

The IDF holds Hamas accountable for all attacks emanating from the Gaza Strip.