Hamas greatly takes pleasure in breaking its unilateral ceasefire. Doing what it knows best to do, death and destruction. Israel needs to drain that swamp for good. KGS
Rocket blasts in Beersheba: 3 in serious condition
By YAAKOV LAPPIN AND JPOST.COM STAFF
Ofakim: rocket lands on house causing shrapnel injuries to baby, nine-year-old, man; three Palestinian workers injured by Grad in Ashdod; More than 50 rockets fired from Gaza into southern region.
Sirens were heard in Beersheba shortly before two rockets exploded within the city, hitting a vehicle and private residence. Four people were evacuated to Soroka University Medical Center in Beersheba to be treated for injuries, three were in serious condition and one sustained moderate injuries. The attack was one in a wider salvo, with locals reporting hearing at least 11 explosion.
Moments before, a Grad rocket from Gaza landed on a home in Ofakim, starting a fire and sending shrapnel and debris flying that injured a four-month-old baby, a nine-year-old boy and a man in his early 20s. Emergency crews put out the fire and paramedics evacuated the three to the Soroka University Medical Center in Beersheba to be treated for light injuries.