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  8/26/2014, Av 30, 5774

IDF Attacks Gaza School Serving as Rocket Launching Site


The IDF Spokesperson has announced that included among the Gaza terror targets attacked by the IDF last night (Monday), was known Hamas command headquarters, as well as a weapons manufacturing center and rocket-launching base. Two schools, in northern and central Gaza, respectively, were also targeted as bases used for shooting mortar shells into Israel. 

"During this past week there has been steady and incessant mortar fire emanating from the Ali ibn Abi Taleb Boys' Elementary School located in the outskirts of Zeitun into Israel's Gaza border communities,  It is from this site that they shot the mortar that killed 4-year-old Daniel Tragerman of Nahal Oz last week. They are also responsible for several  mortar attacks in the greatere Ashdod area," the IDF spokesman detailed.