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Grad rocket explodes in residential Beersheba; 1 injured

Rocket attack comes hours after similar attack near Ashdod; 9 Palestinians, 4 civilians killed in IDF attacks on terrorists in Gaza Strip; PM "expresses regret" for innocent loss of life.

Sirens could be heard as a Grad rocket exploded early Wednesday morning in a residential area of Beersheba. No death were reported however a Magen David Adom team on the scene was treating a 40-year-old man for moderate injuries in his chest.

Police believe the rocket fell in a private yard.

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Only hours before, a Grad rocket launched from the northern Gaza Strip exploded south of Ashdod. There were no reports of injuries or damage to property.

An air raid siren was heard throughout Ashdod. S

Added: Mar-23-2011 Occurred On: Mar-22-2011
By: funkyyaya
Middle East
Tags: Israel, Gaza, IDF, Hamas
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