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  7/13/2014, Tammuz 15, 5774

Morning Rockets Spark Blaze in Eshkol Region

Five rockets landed in open areas throughout the Eshkol region near the border with Gaza at roughly 9:00 am Sunday, causing no immediate injuries. However, a brushfire has started near one of the impact sites; firefighters are currently rushing to the scene to contain the blaze.

Earlier, sirens sounded across much of Israel on Sunday morning, waking residents in the Judean foothills (Shefelah) and across the Gush Dan region at roughly 6:00 am.