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  אב 26, 5774 , 22/08/14

4-Year-Old Killed by Mortar in Southern Israel

A four-year-old was killed on Friday evening after a mortar launched from the northern Gaza Strip directly slammed into a car. 

The incident occurred in a kibbutz in the Sha'ar Hanegev regional council. According to Channel 2 News, terrorists in Gaza fired a barrage of mortars at the kibbutz, one of which exploded in a location near where the boy was standing.

(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.)

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