JERUSALEM (AP) – Palestinian militants within the Gaza Strip fired a rocket at Israel on Saturday night, triggering air raid sirens within the southern Israeli city of Ashkelon, the IDF stated.
Israeli police stated the rocket broken a construction within the Ashkelon space, about 10 kilometers (6 miles) north of Gaza, however there have been no accidents. No additional particulars have been supplied.
The launch raised the probability of Israeli retaliation in Gaza.
Israel holds the Hamas management in Gaza chargeable for all rocket hearth exterior the territory and sometimes hits Hamas targets in response.
Israel and Hamas, an Islamic militant group looking for the destruction of Israel, are bitter enemies who’ve waged three wars and quite a few skirmishes since Hamas took energy in Gaza in 2007.