Escalation in pictures: Photos from the South

22.08.2011                      22.Aw-Elul, 5771

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Escalation in pictures: Photos from the South

Aftermath of strikes in Gaza; Grad rockets in Beersheba; relatives mourn victims of violence; armored vehicles patrol border.

The south of Israel has seen a serious escalation in violence in the past three days, beginning when terrorists staged a three-stage attack just north of Eilat on Thursday afternoon. 
Since then, at least a hundred rockets have rained down on the South from Gaza, the IDF has attacked terror targets in the Strip, and victims have been buried….