The “Red Alert” missile siren has been going off in cities and towns around Gaza for the past half hour. Residents have reported hearing explosions.
Ten rockets have been launched at Israel so far, including at Ashkelon and Gan Yavneh. No one has been injured from the strikes.
Islamic Jihad has been taking credit for the launches.
Earlier this evening, Gazans launched an anti-tank missile at an Israeli jeep, prompting Israel to strike back.
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