DEBKAfile was founded by a team of journalists in June 2000 as an independent Internet Web site, providing an intelligence and security news service. October 5, 2016, 3:47 PM (IDT)
The Israeli Air Force carried out airstrikes against Hamas targets in Gaza early Wednesday afternoon after a rocket claimed by Ansar Beit Al Makdis, the ISIS affiliate in the Sinai Peninsula, exploded outside a school in Sderot. No casualties or damage were caused. Earlier, IAF artillery and tanks shelled Hamas facilities in Gaza.
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