Skip to comments.Report: Rockets Fired from Egypt Hit Israel
Posted on 11/16/2012 7:52:43 PM PST by upchuck
Two major Israeli newspapers are reporting that rockets fired from Egypt have hit Israel.
"Terrorists in the Sinai Peninsula launched rockets into Israel Friday night," reports the Jerusalem Post. "The rockets fell near an Israeli village on the southern border, causing some damage, but no injuries."
The Israeli daily Haaretz reports, "Rockets fired from direction of Egypt toward Eshkol Regional Council."
It appears no damage was reported in connection with the rocket fire from Egypt. Earlier today, the Egyptian prime minister visited Gaza to express solidarity with the Palestinians there.
This new front comes a day after a rocket landed near Tel Aviv and on the same day Israel's capital Jerusalem was the target of rocket fire. Those attacks were courtesy of Hamas in the Gaza Strip.
"After Tel Aviv metropolitan area, capital under fire too: An air raid siren was sounded in Jerusalem and surrounding communities early Friday evening. After residents reported hearing blast sounds, security forces confirmed that one rocket had landed in the Gush Etzion area near a Palestinian village," Ynet reports.
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Here comes that Hopey Dopey Changey “Piece In the Middle East” Barry Benghazi and Mrs. Slick Willie got for us. LOL!
Is Huessein sleeping???
Meanwhile, back at the ranch with Roy, Dale and Barry ....
(Reuters) - “U.S. President Barack Obama called Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi on Friday to commend the country’s efforts to help calm the situation in Israel and Gaza and underscored his hope of restoring stability there, the White House said.”
I think he’s watching that Lincoln movie tonight...don’t bother him!
I can’t remember who has the FR popcorn concession, but I need to order a bunch.
Here we go. Hang on.
The Arab Spring has sprung.
I just want to know what Susan Rice has to say ...
If Israel finds U.S. weapons from Benghazi being used against it, would they have a reason to invade Libya? I know, I know, but I can always hope.
it has to do with some movie or something...
Exit polls indicate that 70 percent of Jews voted for President Obama, compared to roughly 39 percent of white voters overall.
As usual, most attention on the Jewish community has been focused on whether Obamas 70 percent Jewish support represents a serious decline from the either 78 percent or 74 percent (depending on the source) that he received from Jews in 2008.
A youtube video of South Park angered the Egyptians, and so they retaliated.
Wasn’t Obama just congratulating Egypt?
Thanks. I knew that had to be the reason.
I'm sure Bibi's already thought of this, so I'm sure Israel is prepared for any conceivable eventuality.
"What! The bacon cheeseburger has bacon in it? Death to the infidels!"