Grad rocket blasts injure three Palestinians in Ashdod

20.08.2011                      20.Aw-Elul, 5771                      Ekew

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Grad rocket blasts injure three Palestinians in Ashdod

Magen David Adom paramedics treating 3 Palestinians for serious injuries; Rocket fire increases as Hamas calls for end of truce.

Three Palestinian workers working in Israel were injured Saturday morning when an unidentified number of Grad rockets exploded in southern Ashdod, Magen David Adom paramedics reported. A number of hours prior, Hamas's armed wing had announced an end to a two-year old truce with Israel.
Emergency sirens could be heard throughout the city before the blasts. A paramedics team that was dispatched to the site of the blast in Ashdod said it was treating three men in their 20s for injuries including shrapnel to the neck, chest, and other parts of the body. Two were in serious condition….