Daily Israel Report
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News Brief

  6/19/2012, Sivan 29, 5772

Raised Alert and Preparedness Level in Gaza Area


The alert and preparedness level in Gaza-area communities was raised, Tuesday morning, following security service warnings about the possibility of missiles being launched from Gaza. Area residents received instructions to remain within 15 seconds from protection areas.

Four Kassam rockets were launched in the direction of Ashkelon and a fifth one landed in Sderot, Monday evening. The Israel Defense Forces hit a terror cell as it was preparing to launch another missile.