Operation Protective Edge Update: Rocket Fired Into Northern Israel From Syria

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    A picture taken from the southern Israeli city of Sderot shows rockets being fired from the Gaza strip into Israel, on July 13, 2014. A rocket fired from Syria hit the Israeli-occupied sector of the Golan Heights on July 13, 2014, falling on open ground and causing no casualties, an army spokeswoman told AFP. JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images
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    An Iron Dome launcher fires an interceptor rocket in the southern Israeli city of Ashdod, July 9, 2014. Reuters
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UPDATE 11:41 a.m. EDT: The IDF confirmed the rocket attack in a tweet, saying the missile fell "in an open area" in the Golan Heights:


Original story:

A rocket was fired Monday into northern Israel from Syria, according to multiple reports on Twitter, a day after the Israel Defense Forces confirmed a rocket was "likely intentionally" fired from Israel's northeastern neighbor.



The Israel Defense Forces has yet to confirm the reports. The IDF’s Twitter account did confirm that a rocket hit Israel Sunday night from Syria that it said was “likely intentionally.” The IDF said Israel responded with artillery fire toward Syrian military posts. “Hits confirmed,” the military tweeted.

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