Israeli Military Says Attacked Targets In Gaza After Shelling Of Tel Aviv From Enclave


Israeli Military Says Attacked Targets in Gaza After Shelling of Tel Aviv From Enclave

TEL AVIV (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 15th March, 2019) The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) said on Friday they had struck targets in the Gaza Strip in response to the recent shelling of Tel Aviv from the Palestinian enclave.

On Friday, air raid sirens sounded in Tel Aviv for the first time since summer of 2014 as the IDF registers the launches of two rockets from the Gaza Strip.

"We have just started striking terror sites in Gaza," the IDF wrote on Twitter.

Meanwhile, the residents of the enclave said they witnessed air strikes on targets in the Gaza City and the southern city of Khan Yunis.

"Sirens sounded in the Eshkol Regional Council [of Israel]. Details to follow," the IDF added.

There have been no immediate reports about casualties as a result of the exchange of fire.

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