JPost.com Staff, THE JERUSALEM POST Jun. 24, 2007
Three people were lightly wounded after being hit by shrapnel after
Palestinians fired two Kassam rockets from the Gaza Strip late Sunday
Both rockets landed in Sderot including one that landed in the city’s
center. In addition to the wounded, several people who were reported to have
suffered from shock. The victims were evacuated to Barzilai Hospuital in
A residential home that was hit approximately a month ago sustained damages
in the attack.
Sunday’s strike comes less than a week after the western Negev experienced a
similar attack during which three people were lightly wounded when nine
rockets were fired into the area.
Five rockets landed within the Sderot city limits. Two homes and a synagogue
in Sderot sustained damage, Israel Radio reported. Two more rockets fell
near Kibbutz Nir Am, one south of Ashkelon and one landed in another western