The Israeli Air Force fired, on Monday at dawn, several missiles into a training center that belongs to the al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, near an-Nusseirat refugee camp, in central Gaza; damage was reported, no injuries. Local sources reported that an Israeli F-16 fighter jet fired three missiles into the center causing excessive damage to several buildings.

The Israeli army said that the attack was carried out in retaliation to a mortar that was fired from Gaza into the Western Negev; no damage or injuries were reported.

On Sunday, the Israeli army said that two shells were fired from Gaza into Kissufim and Be’ery, in the Western Negev.

Israeli sources reported that a number of shells were fired into the Eshkol Regional Council, in the Western Negev, and that the highway leading to Eshkol was closed due to fires caused by the shells.