Gaza rockets hit Sderot

By JC Reporter, April 21, 2014

Israel was the target of a missile attack on Monday as five rockets were fired from the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip.

According to an Israel Defence Force spokesperson, two of the missiles landed in the border town of Sderot. No injuries were reported.

One source said a missile exploded near a synagogue in the town during a Passover service.

The other three struck uninhabited areas causing no damage.

Israel Defence Force responded by firing warning shots into Gaza.

Earlier, an anti-tank rocket was fired from Gaza at an Israeli military patrol, missing its target.

Last updated: 12:37pm, April 22 2014