Israel Fires Missiles into Gaza Despite Ceasefire

16 Nov
5:13 PM

Israeli warplanes attacked, early Saturday morning, several targets throughout the besieged Gaza Strip, causing heavy damage but no bodily harm, The Palestinian News and Info Agency (WAFA) reported.

The correspondent said warplanes fired more than 10 missiles at targets and agricultural land northwest of Gaza City and in Beit Lahia. Heavy destruction was reported in targeted areas and nearby property.

Israel claimed the attack came after rockets were fired from Gaza into southern Israel causing some destruction but no injuries.

Sporadic fighting has been reported over the past two days despite a ceasefire observed on Thursday. After three days of Israeli airstrikes on Gaza that left 34 people dead, including women and children from the same family, and over 100 wounded.

Edited for IMEMC: Ali Salam

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