Daily Israel Report
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News Brief

  8/24/2014, Av 28, 5774

Hamas Rockets Target Jeruaslem Area


"Color red" rocket sirens were heard in Beit Shemesh and several communities in the Jerusalem hills, including Abu Gosh and Nave Ilan, as well as communities adjacent to Jerusalem such as Ora, Aminadav and Tzur Hadassah.

At least one rocket reportedly was shot down by the Iron Dome anti-missile defense system in the Jerusalem hills region. Residents of Jerusalem report hearing several loud booms from the distance, indicating that the attack consisted of several missiles.