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  2/1/2012, Shevat 8, 5772

7 Year Anniversary Of Teen Killed By Gaza Rocket

A memorial service will be held Thursday for Ella Abukasis, a 17-year-old who was killed in Sderot when Gaza forces shot a rocket into the city. According to one eyewitness, Abukasis was shielding her 10-year-old brother from the rocket attack. 

The memorial will be held in the city street near where the attack occurred. murdered Qassam missile hit near where she was and at 3:30 PM  at the Sderot cemetery.