Unmanned Israeli Plane Hits Palestinian Mortar Crew

(Ha'aretz) Amos Harel and Arnon Regular - Palestinians said unmanned Israeli aircraft fired three missiles at militants in Jabaliya in Gaza Monday, where they were preparing a mortar attack. Israel Defense Forces officials said they identified two teams of Palestinians setting up mortars. The missiles destroyed both launchers, they said. Islamic Jihad said that a few minutes before the Israeli air strike, its cells launched three rockets from northern Gaza at an Israeli village. More than 60 mortars and 10 Kassam rockets have been fired from Gaza in the last two weeks.

2005-05-30 00:00:00

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