Local media said that an Israeli reconnaissance plane fired a rocket on a group of Palestinians gathering near a position of Qassam Brigades, the military wing of Hamas movement, in Ashkelon. The IDF said it launched the strike in response to fire coming from the Gaza Strip. "No injuries to IDF troops were reported", the statementposted to Twitter added.
A relative of a Palestinian Hamas who was killed in Israeli tank shelling, reacts at a hospital in the northern Gaza Strip.
The incident took place amid Egyptian efforts to broker a cease-fire between Israel and the Palestinian militant group, which controls the coastal strip.
The deaths of two of its fighters could trigger an escalation between Hamas and Israel.
A video released by the Israeli military shows two men in a watchtower, said to be in northern Gaza, and puffs of smoke as one appears to open fire.
Israel says Hamas, which rules Gaza, is using the protests as cover to carry out cross-border attacks.
At least 158 Palestinians have been killed in four months of weekly border protests and one Israeli soldier was shot dead by a Gaza sniper.
According to Israel's Channel Two, following the incident, Hamas issued a statement saying, "There will be dire consequences, the occupation should not sleep quietly - the resistance can not allow the occupation to attack our positions without paying a price". By the end of July, over 155 Palestinians had died by Israeli fire and thousands were injured, according to the Palestinian health ministry in Gaza.
On February 22, 2017, Purinton drove to Austins Bar & Grill and sat by himself at a table on the enclosed front patio. Eyewitnesses said that Purinton purportedly yelled, " Get out of my country ", before fatally shooting Kuchibhotla.
The Colombian has signed five-year deal with the club after moving from Barcelona for a fee of around £28million. But I was also convinced Everton could improve me and that I would be able to show my best as a player here'.
She attended high school in the Slovenian capital, Ljubljana, and changed her name to Melania Knauss when she started modelling. Studies have shown, however, that immigrants have boosted the economy and commit crimes at lower rates than the native born.
The Indonesian island of Lombok has been hit by a strong tremor, as the search continues for victims of Sunday's quake . Evacuees at a shelter in northern Lombok's Tanjung district ran onto the road crying and screaming, witnesses said.
When actress Margot Kidder passed back in May, her manager, Camilla Fluxman Pines, said she died peacefully in her sleep. Her film "Robber's Roost" was in pre-production, and the final film she worked on was 2017's " The Neighborhood ".
Canadian exports to Saudi Arabia totalled about $1.12bn in 2017, or 0.2 percent of the total value of Canadian exports. According to the Toronto Star , Canada's largest export recently has been armoured tanks and personnel carriers.
Saudi Arabia, the UAE and their allies in the Arab Coalition intervened in the conflict at the request of Mr Hadi's government. The attack on Jazan was the second ballistic missile fired at Saudi Arabia by the Iran-backed rebels this week.
He was a part of nine playoff teams, winning two pennants and the 2008 World Series as part of the Phillies . I think it's killing the game". "I wanted to play, I let my agent know that I wanted to play".
U.S. tariffs on China: Trump administration adds $16 billion
China has announced plans to put tariffs of 25% on USA products worth $16 billion, the latest move in an escalating trade war. China's 25 percent tariffs will apply to US products such as coal, gasoline, vehicles, motorcycles and medical equipment.
This Is the Best Time to Watch the Perseid Meteor Shower
We've rounded up everything you need to know about the Perseids meteor shower, including how and where to watch them. In fact, you can expect to see between fifty to a hundred meteors an hour in places where the sky is very dark.
Takeaways from Day 7 of the Manafort Trial
But Gates did not answer Downing's question after the prosecution objected to the relevance of the inquiry. Welch said he arrived at the $16.5 million figure based on an accounting method used by Manafort.
Manafort defence attorneys rip into star prosecution witness
Ellis had heatedly confronted prosecutor Uzo Asonye, saying he hadn't authorized Welch to watch the entirety of the trial. But in their filing, prosecutors attached a transcript showing that in fact Ellis had approved the request a week before.