In the night of Saturday, 3 February, the Israeli military bombed two targets of the militants of the terrorist organization Hamas in the southern part of the Gaza strip, the press service of the IDF.
The Palestinian Safa news Agency, whose office is in Gaza, reports that Israeli planes attacked «resistance» to the West of Rafah, in southern Gaza. «The Palestinian information center,» Hamas reported that Israeli planes fired two missiles. Material damage, information on victims did not arrive.
Attacks were made in response to two attempts to fire rockets on Israeli territory, carried out the night before and night from Gaza, says the Israeli military. As a result of these attacks from Gaza, no one was hurt, no damage.
During the counterattack, the Israeli air force again the system worked «Tseva Adom» warning about a possible missile launch from Gaza. But the fall of the rocket or a mortar shell into Israeli territory were recorded.
The IDF emphasizes that it considers Hamas responsible for any hostile actions against Israel carried out by militants from the Gaza strip.
The previous rocket launch from Gaza into Israel were recorded at approximately 23:25 on February 1. Then, in response to rocket fire, the Israeli military fired on an observation post of the militants of the terrorist organization Hamas in Northern Gaza.
The statistics of rocket attacks on Israel from the Gaza strip:
(statistics takes into account only the rocket attacks, but indicated the total number of victims of rocket and mortar attacks, counting the rockets that fell on Israeli territory)
February. 2 fire, 2 missiles. There were no injuries. (3 Feb).
January. 4 fire 4 missiles. There were no injuries.
2017-th year. 21 fire 30 rockets. 7 missile defense system shot down. The dead and wounded.
2016-th year. 12 attacks, 16 missiles. The dead and wounded.
2015-th year. 28 attacks, rocket 31. 2 rockets shot down missile defense system. The dead and wounded.
2014-th year. 1.451 fire, 3.686 missiles. 14 killed, 169 wounded. 807 missile defense system shot down.
2013-th year. 31 fired 48 rockets. The dead and wounded. 3 missile shot down missile defense system.
2012-th year. 794 bombardment, 2.078 rockets – 6 dead, 107 wounded. 520 missile defense system shot down.
2011-th year. 229 attacks, about 390 rockets – 3 dead, 38 wounded. 34 missiles were shot down missile defense system.
2010-th year. 86 attacks, about 100 missiles – 1 dead, 2 injured.
2009-th year. 302 fire about 570 rockets – 42 wounded.
2008-th year. 560 attacks, about 1.490 rockets – 7 dead, 162 injured.
2007-th year. 437 attacks, about 760 missiles – 2 dead, 125 injured.
2006-th year. 580 attacks, about 1,020 missiles – 2 dead, 36 wounded.
2005-th year. 123 fire, about 270 missiles – 6 dead, 26 wounded.
2004-th year. 118 attacks, about 260 rockets – 5 killed, 46 wounded.
2003-th year. 80 attacks, about 100 missiles – no casualties.
2002-th year. 17 attacks, about 20 rockets – no casualties.
2001-th year. 5 shootings, 5 rockets – there were no injuries.
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