In Ashkelon, life settles after cease-fire

14.03.2012                      20.Adar. 5772

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In Ashkelon, life settles after cease-fire

City streets buzzing and there appeared to be no shortage of residents enjoying what seemed to be escalation's end.

Hours after a cease-fire was declared late Monday night, normal life appeared to have returned to Ashkelon Tuesday morning, following four days of rocket strikes on the South from the Gaza Strip.
Located only 13 km. north of Gaza, the city is a popular target for rocket crews in the coastal territory. Since Friday, the escalation in the South has caused a serious disruption in daily life for the city’s more than 100,000 residents….