Jul 16 2014
IDF drops massive number of leaflets, makes phone calls to Northern Gaza warning people to evacuate temporarily before next attack on Hamas
Over 1261 rocket have been launched at Israel.
984 of those rockets hit Israel
Approximately 228 rockets were intercepted by the Iron Dome missile defense system.
The IDF has targeted over 1,752 terror targets, with both naval and aerial capabilities.
Wednesday, July 16
Rocket launchers in Gaza explode after Israeli Air Force air strike.
So far today, Hamas has fired 61 rockets today. 37 of them hit Israel; 23 were intercepted by Iron Dome.
5:30 AM: Hamas aims for Israel, but its rockets have hit Gaza over 100 times in 9 days
5:00 PM: Today we struck 50 Hamas targets in Beit Lahiya, Shuja’iya, Zeitoun & other areas in N. Gaza from which we warned civilians to evacuate.
2:41 PM: 2 rockets fired from Gaza struck the Ashkelon area, and 5 rockets struck elsewhere in southern Israel.
2:15 PM: Watch: the IAF Distributes Evacuation Leaflets to Residents of Northern Gaza this morning.
1:15 PM: Hamas terrorists fired 10 rockets at Be’er Sheva moments ago. The Iron Dome intercepted 6 of them, and the remaining 4 fell in open areas.
9:30 AM: 4 rockets fired from Gaza have been intercepted over Tel Aviv.
9:28 AM: Rocket sirens and blasts heard in Tel Aviv moments ago.
7:53 AM: Hamas terrorists fired 8 rockets at southern Israel. Of them, 6 were intercepted by Iron Dome & 2 landed in open area
7:00 AM: The Iron Dome intercepted a Hamas rocket over the area of Kiryat Malakhi. 4 others fell in open areas.
6:00 AM: IDF postpones strikes on Hamas targets after identifying civilians in the area.
4:09 AM: Yesterday, Hamas fired rockets towards the Kerem Shalom crossing. Even so, the IDF continued transferring goods into Gaza.
Tuesday, July 15
Summary of the day:
One civilian named Dror Hanin was killed by a mortar fired from Gaza on late Tuesday.
More than 155 rockets were fired from Gaza towards Israel.
At least 122 rockets struck Israel.
26 rockets were intercepted by the Iron Dome missile defense system.
The IDF hit 96 terror targets in the Gaza Strip.