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  אב 24, 5771 , 24/08/11

IDF Confirms Gaza Strike

The IDF has confirmed that its pilots fired on a terrorist cell in Gaza on Wednesday night. The cell was firing rockets at the Eshkol region.

Gaza sources said one terrorist was killed in the strike.

“The IDF will not suffer any attempt to harm the citizens of Israel, and will continue to respond with determination and force to any party using terrorism against the state of Israel,” an IDF statement said. The IDF holds Hamas responsible for attacks launched from Gaza, it added.

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