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Blasts heard in Eilat; army says no rocket

Nov. 19, 2012 12:36 P.M. (Updated: Nov. 19, 2012 2:51 P.M.)
BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Residents heard a blast in southern Israeli city Eilat on Monday morning for the second day in a row, Israeli media reported, but the army said there was no sign of a rocket.

The Israeli news site Ynet reported an explosion was heard in the coastal resort.

An Israeli army spokeswoman said there was no sign a rocket had been launched at the city, and the incident related to a security problem involving Ministry of Defense workers. Israeli police said an accident had taken place.

On Saturday, a blast was heard in the city but Israeli police said there was no sign of a rocket.
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