IAF Strikes Terror Cell in Northern Gaza (INN) ISRAEL NATIONAL NEWS) By Elad Benari 07/02/12)
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IAF aircraft attacked a terrorist cell in northern Gaza on Monday
morning, as it was preparing to launch rockets at southern Israel.
The IDF Spokesperson’s Unit said in a statement that the aircraft
scored a direct hit.
“The IDF will not tolerate any attempt to harm Israeli citizens and
IDF soldiers and will continue to act decisively and strongly against
anyone who uses terror against Israel,” said the IDF statement.
Despite an Egyptian-brokered “ceasefire” recently announced by Hamas,
terrorists from Gaza have continued to sproadically fire rockets at
Last Tuesday evening, terrorists from Hamas-controlled Gaza fired a
barrage of four Grad missiles at the town of Netivot.
The Iron Dome system intercepted two of the missiles, and the other
two exploded in open areas. There were no physical injuries and no
reports of property damage.
Israel has submitted a formal complaint to the United Nations
Security Council – not the first – over the deadly rocket fire aimed
at its civilians by Gaza.
The complaint condemned the incessant barrage of short and medium-
range missiles launched by Palestinian Authority terrorists from the
Hamas-ruled territory over the past week.
Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations, Ron Prosor, wrote in his
letter to U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon that one million
civilians are living under the risk of being harmed daily in the
He warned the international body that inaction by the Security
Council could exacerbate the conflict between Israel and the
Palestinian Authority, rather than advance peace. (IsraelNationalNews
© 2012 07/02/12)
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