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  7/9/2014, Tammuz 11, 5774

Central Israel Residents in Shock Over Rockets

Many Jerusalem and Tel Aviv-area residents are in shock on Wednesday, after rockets began to rain down on central Israel after several years of relative quiet, during which the south has taken the brunt of Gaza's war of attrition.

"It was terrifying," Ofir Chen, who lives in Ramat Raziel near Jerusalem, told Walla! News. A missile fell within a few feet of where he had been walking his dogs.