Israel strikes Hamas in Gaza, calling attack response to rocket fire

A Palestinian fisherman rows a boat in the sea off the coast of the southern Gaza Strip June 13, 2019. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

SDEROT, Israel (Reuters) – Israeli aircraft attacked a Hamas target in the Gaza Strip on Thursday after a Palestinian rocket strike, the Israeli military said, in the first serious cross-border flare-up since a surge in fighting last month. A second rocket launched in the evening hit a house in the Israeli border town of Sderot […]

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