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  Shvat 3, 5767 , 22/01/07

119 Rockets Since Ceasefire

(IsraelNN.com) Terrorists in Gaza have fired one hundred and nineteen Kassam rockets towards Israeli towns since a ceasefire was declared in November of 2006. One hundred of the rockets landed in the Western Negev. Of the other nineteen rockets, five fell into the sea, two failed to launch, and twelve landed in Gaza itself.

Rockets launched since the ceasefire have injured twenty-seven Israelis. One teenaged boy was critically injured and his friend was seriously wounded. Of the others, one was lightly injured from rocket shards and twenty-four were treated for shock.
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