Israel intercepts rocket fired from Gaza into country's south

Israel's military said late on Friday it had intercepted a rocket launched by Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip into southern Israel.According to the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF), an alarm sounded in the southern city of Sderot, whereupon the country's Iron Dome defence intercepted the missile.Israel later responded by targeting Hamas military posts in Gaza with tanks, the Defense Force wrote on Twitter early Saturday.The incident follows weeks of daily incendiary balloon attacks and rockets launched from the Palestinian side of the security fence.After a coronavirus-related lull, Palest...


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