Sunday, Aug. 20
Latest News
  1. Ceasefire reached in Ain al-Hilweh refugee camp after night of clashes
  2. Israeli forces extend the remand of mother and brother of Omar al-Abed
  3. Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon rocked by deadly clashes
  4. Palestinian shot after allegedly stabbing, injuring Israeli soldier
  5. Israeli forces injure 3 Palestinians with live ammunition during raids
  6. Israel releases 19-year-old extremist Israeli from detention
  7. Israeli settlers throw rocks at Palestinian homes in Hebron city
  8. Israeli forces shoot, injure Palestinian in the chest in Gaza
  9. Egypt closes Rafah crossing after 4 day opening
  10. Israeli forces suppress weekly march in Kafr Qaddum

Projectile lands in southern Israel, as army denies having shelled Gaza

Aug. 8, 2017 9:50 P.M. (Updated: Aug. 9, 2017 9:46 A.M.)
(File)
BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) -- A projectile landed in southern Israel on Tuesday evening, causing no injuries.

An Israeli army spokesperson told Ma’an that a projectile landed in an open area in the Hof Ashkelon regional council, adding that army forces were on the scene.

The spokesperson could not immediately confirm whether the unspecified projectile had been fired from the besieged Gaza Strip.

However, they denied Israeli media reports that the army had shelled Gaza later that evening.
Powered By: HTD Technologies
Ma'an News Agency
All rights reserved © 2005-2017