the Sharp bangs were heard in Tel Aviv on Thursday evening, the newspaper Haarets in their online edition.
According to the israeli military was activated team the ”Iron dome” shot down the projectiles. Video shows how the two robots, probably from the ”Iron dome”, rising in the sky behind high-rise housing, which is followed by an explosion in the air. It shows that the system has at least enabled.
There is no indication that the missiles caused any damage. The missiles should have been from the northern part of the Gaza strip. According to Reuters, denying Hamas that it is behind the attack.
– No rocket landed in any built up area, " says Ronen Manelis, spokesperson for the israeli military, to Israel Radio. We don't know who performed this, but Hamas is the main organization in the Gaza strip. It is responsible for what happens on the strip and what is emitted from it.
Tel Aviv mayor Ron Huldai says that one of the projectiles ”apparently fell down in the sea”, and the other landed somewhere else.
for The first time in two years that the warning system is activated near Tel Aviv.
palestinian protests at the border to the Gaza strip has been going on in a year's time. The protests have been carried out on a weekly basis and often resulted in clashes, which frequently resulted in palestinians killed.
Around 200 palestinians have been killed in connection with the demonstrations, and around 60 in the other context at the border, for example, in the far east. During the same period, one israeli soldier have been killed, shot by a palestinian sniper.
Israel goes to the polls in three weeks ' time.