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  חשון 12, 5771 , 20/10/10

Huge Explosion in Gaza Rocket Site

The Ma'an News Agency, based in Palestinian Authority controlled Bethlehem reported that 12 residents of Gaza were injured in what was described as a huge explosion. The blast occurred at a rocket training site run by the Hamas terrorist organization which is the ruling body in Gaza. 

Three women and five children were reported injured at the site located in the Tel As-Sultan neighborhood of Rafah, a large Gaza city. The windows of nearby residential homes were damaged as well. The rockets were apparently being prepared for future attacks on Israel.

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