The rocket launches in the direction of Israel from the Gaza Strip were resumed after a three-month break after US President Donald Trump ordered to transfer the US embassy in Tel Aviv to Jerusalem on December 6 and recognized the city as the capital of the Jewish state.
Reports from Gaza's Hamas-controlled Health Ministry said Tuesday that two Palestinians were killed in what was described as an assassination by an Israeli military drone.
The latest one, code-named Operation Protective Edge, took place in the summer of 2014 and resulted in the deaths of more than 2,200 Palestinians. The Israeli military had no immediate comment.
Tensions along Israel's border with the Gaza Strip flared up Monday, capping a week of rocket fire at Israel by terror groups and responses in turn from the army.
On Thursday, Israel also targeted Gaza sites with air strikes and tank fire after what a military statement described as "a projectile" was sacked into southern Israel.
The terrorists fired one rocket towards the city of Ashkelon, triggering the siren system in the Hof Ashkelon Regional Council. A third rocket was intercepted by an Iron Dome system.
The circumstances of the incident, which occurred near Gaza's northern border with Israel, were initially unclear.
The tunnel destroyed on Sunday ran hundreds of meters into Israeli territory and, though unfinished, was a new project that showed "a significant effort by Hamas", military spokesman Lieutenant-Colonel Jonathan Conricus told reporters.
Hamas last week called for a new intifada against Israel and urged Palestinians to confront soldiers and settlers, allowing thousands of Gazans to confront Israeli troops at the Gaza border fence in recent days.
Severe gales and snow showers have caused travel disruption, school closures and power cuts as Storm Caroline sweeps in to the UK. An operation to take around 70 oil rig workers off the Ninian Southern platform, operated by CNR International, is under way.
Images circulating on social media showed Saleh's body cradled in a floral blanket, with what appeared to be a large head wound. The party of Yemen's former president and strongman Ali Abdullah Saleh on Monday confirmed that he has been killed.
Rick Snyder to set a date for a special election to pick someone to serve out the remaining year in Conyers' two-year term. From a hospital in Detroit , the 88-year-old congressman said he is endorsing his son, John Conyers III, to replace him.
He added: "I support and have tremendous respect for the fearless women now speaking out in this important national dialogue". Ex-Democratic congressman Harold Ford Jr . was sacked from Morgan Stanley on Thursday.
The firm has a market cap of $546,418.94, a price-to-earnings ratio of 287.80, a P/E/G ratio of 14.21 and a beta of 1.47. The fund owned 21,448 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock after acquiring an additional 493 shares during the period.
A poor performance at Russian Federation 2018 could see Messi vanish again, though, according to the man himself. Argentina were placed in Group D at last week's World Cup draw, alongside Iceland, Croatia and Nigeria.
At the moment, Spotify boasts over 140 million monthly users while Apple Music has over 30 million subscribers. The new service could help appease record-industry executives who have pushed for more revenue from YouTube .
The announcement was made by Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aimé during The Game Awards on Thursday night. There is now no Bayonetta 3 release date for Nintendo Switch , with the trailer not even hinting at a release year.
Current and former employees give their input about their experience in the workplace, which Glassdoor then compiles. Now a new list has been released - naming the best places to work in 2018 , according to employees.
Be Ockhi-ready, EC tells Gujarat CEO
A total of 556 fishermen were also rescued by relief and rescue teams from seas. Mumbai will witness light to moderate rainfall in the coming days.
Kevin Durant Ejected After Dust-Up With Boogie Cousins
More so than the outcome of a game Golden State won relatively easily, this could have ramifications down the road. Yet Durant assured that he wouldn't allow to get his emotions get the best of him at a critical time in the game.
Exchanges Set To Launch Bitcoin Futures Trading
Official trading and full day trading of the futures will begin on December 11, and trading will be free through December. CME is not the only USA exchange that is going to add bitcoin futures to their product offerings.
Senate Passes Historic Republican Tax Overhaul Bill
Trump administration officials and many Republicans have insisted the bill would pay for itself by stimulating the economy. The tax cuts for individuals would expire in 2026 while the corporate tax cuts would be permanent.