The IDF held Hamas responsible for the hostile activity perpetrated against Israel from the Gaza Strip, said the statement.
A tank takes part in a training exercise near the Gaza Strip on December 6, 2016.
They added that two other shells were also fired from Gaza, but landed inside the Gaza Strip. The IDF confirmed the rockets did not reach Israeli soil and the Al-Tawheed Brigade, a Jihadist Salafi group, claimed responsibility for the rockets.
Throughout the day on Thursday, Palestinians in Gaza marched, waved Palestinian flags and burned photographs of Trump and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, as well as Israeli and American flags. The protesters also clashed with Israeli security forces firing tear gas and stun grenades, as well as rubber bullets and live ammunition.
Last week, the Islamic Jihad launched a dozen mortar shells at an army post northeast of the Strip, causing no injuries but some damage to army equipment.
According to the Palestinian Ministry of Health in Gaza, some 2,147 Palestinians were killed during the 51-day Israeli offensive on Gaza in 2014, including 72 who later succumbed to their wounds.
Residents in the Gaza Strip reported that there were no casualties from the strikes, according to Reuters.
Israel has occupied East Jerusalem since the 1967 Middle East war.
A lengthy list of USA allies, regional powers and Palestinian politicians warned Trump against recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital in the lead-up to his announcement on Wednesday, saying that it would inflame tensions and provoke violence.
Velayati vehemently censured Washington's move, deeming it "another stain of shame on United States policies" in advocating "violence, repression, undermining the oppressed people's rights, and destabilizing the region" aimed at preserving the interests of the Israeli regime.
The only real downside is you'll have to install two apps to get the same functionality that's now present in one app. But as long as Direct is a part of Instagram , expanding the platform would get increasingly hard for the company.
Franks was seen huddling with fellow Republicans on the floor of the House Thursday, in what appeared to be a prayer circle. Jim Jordan, one of the members who huddled with Franks, told CNN that a statement is coming out shortly on the issue.
Commonwealth Bank of Australia increased its holdings in shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance by 139.5% during the 2nd quarter. BidaskClub upgraded Walgreens Boots Alliance from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Wednesday, August 30th.
D-E Shaw & Company Inc decreased Bhp Billiton Ltd (Put) (NYSE:BHP) stake by 22,000 shares to 20,000 valued at $712,000 in 2017Q2. The ERP5 of American Electric Power Company, Inc . (NYSE: AEP ) higher to the next line of resistance at $78.44 a share.
PlayStation has delivered innovation to the market since the launch of the original PlayStation in Japan in 1994. Sony said that 130 highly anticipated entertainment content and games are planned for PlayStation VR.
The painting was sold again in 1958 and then acquired in 2005 by a consortium of art dealers who paid less than $US10,000. Its latest sale was initiated by Russian tycoon Dmitry Rybolovlev, the boss of football club AS Monaco.
Democrats and a growing number of Republicans say that Congress can't wait until just before the deadline to find a solution. The drama over whether the House will pass legislation preventing a weekend partial government shutdown is essentially over.
That means it is now before the events of the original X-Men, a change instituted by X-Men: Days of Future Past . The film will also be set in 1991 and will see Professor X, played by James McAvoy , in a much different light.
He just posted a video of his animated self dunking on an animated Trump who, I must say, looks much skinnier as an emoji. Because they've retained professional representation, they will not be allowed to play college basketball.
Everton have had a very poor season and it seems like they are now in a relegation battle in the English Premier League . Under-21 global Harry Charsley makes his Everton debut in this evening's Europa League clash with Apollon Limassol .
Supporters said the act also would strengthen reporting requirements for the National Instant Criminal Background Check System. The point of the policy is to effectively override state-based conceal-carry restrictions.
Aztec High School is in the Four Corners region and is near the Navajo Nation , an expansive native American territory. Officials say parents will be reunited with their children at McGee Park in nearby Farmington, New Mexico.
Aussie official: Serena Williams has entered to play
GENIE IN A BOTTLE Who is Eugenie Bouchard, who is her boyfriend and what was her Super Bowl blind date bet? Serena Williams bids to equal Margaret Court's 24 Major titles record and win her eighth Australian Open .
Ubisoft has delayed the release of The Crew 2
The French gaming giant said Thursday it push back the launch of Far Cry 5 about a month from it's original February 2018 date. In other words, the delay of Far Cry 5 has angered some gamers that were counting the days until its release.