Among the terrorist targets was the offices of the Hamas headquarters in Gaza City responsible for directing terrorist operatives in Judea and Samaria, building terrorist infrastructures and transferring money to those responsible for terrorist attacks against Israeli citizens. But an Egyptian delegation has been mediating between the two sides to prevent any further escalation of tensions.
The organising committee of a months-long Palestinian protest campaign also announced that Friday's weekly demonstrations along Gaza's border with Israel had been called off "in keeping with the public interest". The Israeli warplanes could be heard roaring through the skies above Gaza City.
According to sources, the two rockets may have been launched as a result of a "misfire", prompting Israeli warning sirens to blare across the Jewish State for the first time since 2014.
"Hamas carried out the rocket fire against Tel Aviv yesterday evening", Lieutenant-Colonel Avichay Adraee said. There have been no reports of casualties or damage as of yet.
Both Hamas, the Islamist movement that runs Gaza, and its ally Islamic Jihad denied they were behind the rocket fire toward Tel Aviv, raising the possibility they were launched by fringe groups. The Israeli military said several rockets were intercepted by its air defence systems, and there were no reports of injuries. The Israel military has not commented on the officials' claim.
Netanyahu warned Gaza's Hamas rulers on Sunday that Israel would not hesitate to launch a "large-scale operation" in Gaza if provoked.
Naftali Bennett, a right-wing member of Netanyahu's security cabinet whose party is competing against the veteran prime minister's for votes in the coming election, demanded that Israel resume its assassination of Hamas chiefs. The Egyptians left Gaza late on Thursday. "People are afraid of bombs -- like in a war".
Others have been hit by tank fire or air strikes in response to violence from Gaza.
It is the beginning of one of the worst escalations in years, with hundreds of rockets and mortars fired at Israel and dozens of Israeli strikes against Gaza positions. "No interceptions were made by aerial defense systems".
U.S. President Donald Trump's special envoy to the Middle East, Jason Greenblatt, reacted on Twitter, saying, "Hamas violently suppresses its own people demonstrating against Hamas' rule & failures today and NOW fires rockets at cities in Israel".
Nearly daily exchanges between Israel and the Palestinian territory have threatened a wider escalation in hostilities over the past few weeks.
It comes as the one-year anniversary of mass protests and clashes along the Gaza-Israel border fence approaches on March 30.
In Michigan, a tornado touchdown was reported Thursday in Vernon, southwest of Flint, and in nearby Durand. The "bomb cyclone" late winter storm is swirling eastwards after wreaking havoc in western states.
The decision means that Doan Thi Huong of Vietnam will remain as the only suspect in the case still behind bars, CNN reported. Another lawyer for Huong urged Malaysia's attorney-general to explain why he dropped the case against Aisyah but not Huong.
Ben Te'o drops out to the bench with Manu Tuilagi moving from outside to inside centre allowing a comeback for Henry Slade. For Scotland , they will take great pride in that second half performance, having looked dead and buried at half-time.
Cabinet Office Minister David Lidington said the likelihood of a no-deal Brexit had "diminished" with Thursday's votes. May has reached with European leaders. "Those discussions will continue over the coming period of time".
They want to take the measure of Trump again, perhaps an indication that they really are confused over what happened in Hanoi. Choe's comments echoed the North's usual rhetoric at tense points in its dealings with Washington.
His rival in the quarterfinals will be Russian Karen Khachanov who beat American John Isner 6-4 and 7-6 on Wednesday. Federer will face Hurkacz for the first time in the quarterfinals. "Maybe because of the conditions".
So.it's interesting". "It was a good game for us, we didn't come out with the win but [it's a] learning experience". It seems point guard Chris Paul has an idea of what the Rockets need to do next time to overcome the Warriors.
Tate will pick up at least some of the slack after wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr . was traded to the Cleveland Browns this week . Adams originally entered the National Football League with the New York Giants as an undrafted free agent out of CT in 2016.
Last July, Disney fired Gunn after decade-old tweets resurfaced in which he joked about topics including pedophilia and rape. The news comes almost eight months after The Walt Disney Company fired Gunn over a series of offensive, years-old, tweets.
Munster's Beirne to start for Ireland
Conor Murray and Johnny Sexton are named in the pivot positions with Garry Ringrose partnering Bundee Aki for a seventh occasion. The Irish boss, as expected, recalled Rob Kearney and Sean O'Brien while handing Tadhg Beirne his Six Nations debut.
Titans Trade for Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill
While he never established himself as a great starter, Tannehill should be an excellent backup quarterback for Marcus Mariota . One possibility is Tuanigamanuolepola "Tua" Tagovailoa, the quarterback of NCAA champion Alabama Crimson Tide.