Sirens Sound In Southern Israel After Rocket Fire From Gaza

GAZA, Palestine, Sept 12 (NNN-WAFA) – Sirens sounded on Wednesday night (last night), in southern Israel, after several rocket-propelled grenades were fired at the Zikim area from the Gaza Strip, the Israeli army said.

The firing of rockets came, after Israeli war jets attacked a military post, which is known as Askalan, belonging to the Islamic Hamas movement in northern Gaza Strip.

According to security sources and local media reports in Gaza, Israeli pilotless drones struck on Wednesday night, military training camps and facilities that belong to the Hamas armed wing, al-Qassam Brigades.

The sources said, the Israeli airstrikes were carried out on a Hamas military camp, in the west of the northern Gaza Strip town of Beit Lahia, adding that, more strikes were waged on military facilities in central Gaza Strip.

No injuries were reported, according to the sources, adding that, several explosions were heard in northern and central Gaza Strip.

The Israeli airstrikes were in retaliation to an earlier rocket attack that was carried out on Wednesday afternoon, from the Gaza Strip into southern Israel.– NNN-WAFA