Saturday, Feb. 13
Latest News
  1. Clashes erupt during weekly Friday demos, child seriously injured
  2. Israel ‘not willing’ to solve case of Palestinian on hunger strike
  3. Autopsy: 16-year-old Palestinian died from bullet to chest
  4. PLO calls for Friday march in solidarity with hunger striking journali
  5. Israeli forces detain 14 Palestinians across occupied West Bank
  6. Israeli forces seal Ramallah-area village, demolished structures
  7. Israeli forces shoot, injure 3 youths during West Bank clashes
  8. Israeli authorities deny European Parliament delegation access to Gaza
  9. Palestinian MK: Israeli extremist detained after death threats
  10. 14-year-old Palestinian girls indicted in Israeli court for stab attac

Hamas brigades: Tel Aviv missile 'response to massacre'

Nov. 18, 2012 7:47 P.M. (Updated: Nov. 21, 2012 3:04 P.M.)
GAZA CITY (Ma’an) -- Hamas' armed wing says it fired a long-range missile at Tel Aviv in retaliation for the killing of 11 civilians in Gaza City on Sunday.

The al-Qassam Brigades said fighters sent a Fajr missile to Tel Aviv, Israel's biggest city, and shelled an Israeli war ship and military bases in response to what it called the massacre of the al-Dalou family.

An Israeli missile leveled the al-Dalou family home in the Sheikh Radwan neighborhood, killing 11 people including four women and four children on Sunday afternoon.

An Israeli police spokesman said Israel's "Iron Dome" interceptor system shot down two incoming rockets from the Gaza Strip on Sunday night and no casualties or damage was reported.

It was the second strike on Israel's commercial capital on Sunday. In the earlier attack, one person was hurt by falling debris from a rocket that was intercepted south of the city.

Israel has killed 24 people on Sunday, including seven children, in the bloodiest day in Gaza since Operation Cast Lead concluded in January 2009.

Some 72 Palestinians have been killed since Wednesday.
Powered By: HTD Technologies
Ma'an News Agency
All rights reserved © 2005-2016