Monday, 10 April 2017

Sinai Rocket Strikes Israel Moments After Egypt Border Shuts for Fear of Imminent Attack


Militants in Sinai fired a rocket at Israel on Monday, the army said, moments after Israel closed its southern border with Egypt for fear of an imminent attack. The rocket hit a greenhouse in a southern Israeli community near the Egypt and Gaza borders. 
No injuries were reported in the rocket attack, but one person suffered from shock.
The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack. A statement published on the ISIS-affiliated Amaq news agency said that militants of the group fired a Grad rocket at "settlements in the Jewish Eshkol region.".
read more: http://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/1.782697