IDF Strikes Gaza After Rocket Fire; 10-Year-Old Said killed

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The Times of Israel reports:

Israeli jets struck the northern Gaza Strip early Saturday morning in response to rocket fire at the southern city of Sderot hours earlier. Officials in the Hamas-run enclave said a 10-year-old boy was killed.

The IDF confirmed that it struck four Hamas targets in northern Gaza, with Palestinian sources saying the bombings occurred near the town of Beit Lahiya.

“In response to the aggression, the Israel Air Force targeted four Hamas sites in the northern Gaza Strip,” a military statement said.

“There have been seven rockets fired at Israel from the Gaza Strip since the beginning of the year.

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