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IDF retaliates again for phosphorous shells, mortars fired at Negev communities earlier Friday

Published: 11.19.10

The Air Force bombed smuggling tunnels in the southern Gaza Strip Friday night, and direct hits were identified, the IDF said in a statement. No injuries were reported.

"The strike was carried out in response to the rockets and mortar shells fired at the western Negev over the past day," the statement said, adding that the army was holding Hamas responsible for the attacks

Palestinian sources reported that the Air Force bombed two targets in the Gaza Strip Friday afternoon, after four phosphorous bombs were launched into Israel along with three mortar shells.

The sources say six people were injured in the strikes – including two women and a child. An unoccupied building in Deir al-Balah collapsed upon being hit, and two other strikes took plac


Added: Nov-20-2010 
By: aydeo
Middle East
Tags: IDF, retaliates, phosphorous shells, mortars, bomb, Gaza tunnels
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