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Photo Essay: Rockets, Rockets, Rockets

Shock setting in for residents of south as two months of non-stop missiles begin to take their toll.
A house in Ashkelon was hit by a rocket.

A house in Ashkelon was hit by a rocket.
Photo Credit: Sderoti B'Neshama / Rotter.net

As Israel “celebrates” 50 days of Operation Protective Edge, JewishPress.com presents a photo essay of the ongoing rocket attacks, mainly (but not only) on southern Israel.

 

Ashkelon resident inspect house following missile strike, August 26, 2014.

Ashkelon resident inspect house following missile strike, August 26, 2014.

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Residents look in shock after a rocket hit their home in Ashkelon, August 26, 2014. Passersby were hurt by broken glass, while many others were treated for shock.

Residents look in shock after a rocket hit their home in Ashkelon, August 26, 2014. Passersby were hurt by broken glass, while many others were treated for shock.

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Families from Kibbutz Nahal Oz relax at kibbutz Urim, August 25, 2014.

Families from Kibbutz Nahal Oz relax at kibbutz Urim, August 25, 2014.

Israeli youth watch rockets flying from the Gaza Strip into Israe, August 25, 2014.

Israeli youth watch rockets flying from the Gaza Strip into Israe, August 25, 2014.

IDF reserve soldiers recite morning prayers near the Israel- Gaza border, August 5, 2014.

IDF reserve soldiers recite morning prayers near the Israel- Gaza border, August 5, 2014.

A trail of smoke is seen as a rocket is launched from the Gaza Strip towards Ashkelon, August 24, 2014.

A trail of smoke is seen as a rocket is launched from the Gaza Strip towards Ashkelon, August 24, 2014.

IDF reserve soldier stands guard near the Israel-Gaza border, August 7, 2014.

IDF reserve soldier stands guard near the Israel-Gaza border, August 7, 2014.

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