The Israeli military detected launches ten missiles from the Gaza strip

© RIA Novosti / Issam al-Remanipulate in fotosensibile soldiers. Archival photoThe Israeli military detected launches ten missiles from the Gaza strip© RIA Novosti / Issam al-Remanipulate the image Bank

The Israeli military detected launches of at least ten rockets from the Gaza strip and intercepted two of them, said the army press-service.

The attacks began after the death of six Palestinians including field commander of local militants during military operations in the South of the enclave.

«As 23.58 (00.58 Moscow time on Monday — ed.) recorded ten launches from Gaza at Israel. The air defense system Iron dome intercepted two of them,» — said in a text message.

The sirens continued to sound in southern Israel after the specified summary time.

According to the version of the ruling in the Gaza strip, Hamas, another escalation of the conflict began with the fact that the previous evening a group of Israeli special forces penetrated on a civilian vehicle on the territory of the enclave liquidated and the field commander of local militants. When «commando» was discovered and faced with the superior forces of the enemy, they caused the aircraft destroyed five more Palestinians.

The Israelis confirmed the operation, which developed into a gunfight with militants, but did not disclose its details, and not show a loss on their part.

Due to the deterioration on the southern border, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reduced the visit to France, where he celebrated the 100th anniversary of the First world war, and returns home.The Israeli military detected launches ten missiles from the Gaza strip© RIA Novosti, Infographiste-Israeli conflict

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