IDF strikes Gaza Strip; thwarts attempt to launch rocket at Israel

06.10.2011                      09.Cheschwan. 5772

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IDF strikes Gaza Strip; thwarts attempt to launch rocket at Israel

Palestinians report one casualty; Israel Defense Forces report direct hit on militants preparing to launch rocket.

Israel Defense Forces aircraft struck targets in the southern Gaza Strip on Saturday evening, thwarting an attempt by Islamic Jihad to launch a rocket into Israel. According to Palestinian sources, the strike killed one man.
Saturday's strike came after a rocket was fired from the Gaza Strip into the Ashkelon Regional Council on Friday night, in which no one was wounded….