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  Kislev 2, 5773 , 16/11/12

More than 500 Rockets Fired at Israel

Since the beginning of operation Pillar of Defense, approximately 507 rockets and mortars were fired into Israel, according to statistics released Friday afternoon by the IDF Spokesperson's Unit. 

26 of the rockets fell in built areas, over 130 were intercepted, and the rest fell in open areas. During this time, IDF forces attacked about 500 targets in Gaza.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American Desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

Other archived news briefs:Nov 16 2012, 08:13 PM, 11/16/2012