Qassam hits Negev, does damage (YNetNews.Com -Yedioth Internet) Hanan Greenberg Published: 03.11.11, 17:46)
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Rocket explodes in agricultural field, harming equipment. ´Miracle no
one was hurt,´ says official
A Qassam rocket hit agricultural fields in Hof Ashkelon Regional
Council Friday afternoon. No injuries were reported, but damage was
caused to agricultural equipment.
The alarm was sounded in the area, and residents succeeded in
reaching their bunkers. Yair Farjoun, the chairman of the Hof
Ashkelon Regional Council, said it was a miracle no one had been
"Qassam rockets remind us all that the region is sensitive and
loaded. I call on the residents to be wary and uphold safety
procedures," he said in a statement.
The previous Qassam rocket had been fired Wednesday, and exploded in
Eshkol Regional Council. No injuries or damage were reported.
Last Friday two rockets were fired from Gaza, one of which exploded
in Sdot Negev Regional Council and the other in Palestinian
territory. No injuries or damage were reported. (Copyright 2011 ©
Yedioth Internet 03/11/11)
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