Update: Over 400 Gaza Terror Rockets Slam Southern Israel

A man walks past a car that was damaged during a rocket strike on the southern Israeli city of Ashkelon near the Gaza border, on May 5, 2019. - Gaza militants fired fresh rocket barrages at Israel early today in a deadly escalation that has seen Israel respond with waves …
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The Jerusalem Post reports: One man has died and 83 people have been injured since terror groups in Gaza began firing rockets into Israel around 10 a.m. on Saturday.

Around 2:30 a.m. on Sunday, a rocket hit a building in Ashkelon, critically injuring 58 year-old Moshe Agadi, a father of four. Agadi died on his way to the hospital, marking the first death since the fighting began on Saturday. Shortly before the rocket hit Ashkelon, another rocket hit a building in Sderot, lightly injuring three people.

Between 10 a.m. Saturday and 4:30 a.m. Sunday, 83 people were injured, including an 80 year-old woman who was seriously injured in Kiryat Gat, a 50 year-old man who was moderately injured in the Ashkelon area and a 45 year-old man who was lightly injured in the northern Negev. All three were injured by rocket fragments.

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