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The Code Red incoming rocket siren was triggered overnight repeatedlyTuesday after midnight.
The kibbutz is located very close to the Gaza border with the central Gaza community of Khan Younis, and relies a great deal on turkey and dairy farming.
Only 12 percent responded by saying the government is responding appropriately to the attacks.
"Psychotrauma and Crisis Response Unit volunteers in the entire south are on high alert and will be ready at a moments notice to responds to any emergencies."
The soldiers all suffered shrapnel wounds. They were evacuated to Soroka Medical Center in Be'er Sheva.
The damage was estimated in the tens of thousands of dollars; the loss of the wheat harvest so close to the harvest has cost the farmers – and the state – dearly.
“It will not break us and we will continue to work our lands up to the last meter."
“After in-depth study of the investigation material and the findings presented by the police investigations unit, the state prosecutor has decided to halt proceedings."
Search and rescue personnel have spent the past two days searching for Ayman Jaber of Taibe.
Firebomb kites were launched earlier this month as part of the attacks being carried out during Friday violence by thousands at the Gaza border.
The cellular phone service blackouts, which have been taking place for the past two weeks, are likely to continue, an IDF source said.
The southern line is considered to be one of the most successful and growing train lines in Israel, with approximately 420,650 passengers traveling each day.
“Just as there is ‘Iron Dome’ for the air, there’s a technological dome of steel underground."
The rocket landed in an open area on the Israel side of the southern border, in the Eshkol Regional Council district.
"We say in clear language that we are strong, and determined, and we support the security forces."
Had it not been for the bomb shelter built into their home, they might not have survived to tell the tale.
Wednesday was the sixth day in a row in which Gaza terrorists fired rockets at southern Israel.
The Iron Dome anti-missile defense system intercepted two of the rockets, which indicates they were headed for heavily populated areas.
"We are asking residents as a precaution to remain near shelters or protected spaces."
An explosion was heard in Sderot but the rockets launched from Gaza didn't make it past the border into Israel.
“Threats to target the movement’s leadership is a declaration of war, which we will confront," PIJ vowed Sunday.
"Israel is trying to escalate the situation in order to keep us divided."