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LIVE UPDATES: IDF strikes targets in Gaza Strip after rocket fire

Rockets and trebuchet shells dismissed from within a Gaza Strip continued to beat Israel’s south on Friday, hours after a BBC reported that an Egypt-mediated ceasefire between Israel and a Hamas was to be announced shortly.

Some 18 Palestinians were bleeding Friday in clashes with Israeli army following a wake of Muhammed Abu-Khdeir, a 16-year-old Palestinian whose physique was found early Tuesday in a West Jerusalem forest. According to Palestinian officials, one was severely hurt. 

Thousands of Palestinians took partial in a wake procession. Israeli confidence army blocked a crossings between East Jerusalem and a rest of a city forward of a event. Palestinian officials claimed that a highway blocks prevented tens of thousands from attending a funeral. 

The assault between hundreds of masked youths and a confidence army pennyless out shortly before a funeral, that began during a mosque in a East Jerusalem area of Shoafat. 

Clashes also pennyless out in Ramallah. Palestinian rioters threw stones and Molotov cocktails toward Israeli infantry in 3 opposite sites. The infantry responded with live fire, rubber bullets and rip gas. According to a Israel Defense Forces, 8 Palestinians were wounded.  

The suspicion that Abu-Khdeir was killed by Israeli extremists in a punish conflict for a murder of a 3 Jewish teenagers has been a vital means of a assault in Jerusalem over a past dual days.

Latest updates:

4:17 A.M. Police detain 13 protesters in a Arab towns Taybeh and Qalansuwa. Seven protesters postulated light injuries from inhaling rip gas. (Jack Khoury)

2:02 A.M.  Rocket dismissed from Gaza explodes in an open margin in a Sha’ar HaNegev Regional Council, no repairs or casualties reported. (Army Radio)

1:21 A.M. The Israel Air Force attacks another site in a Gaza city of Khan Yunis. (Gili Cohen)

11:47 P.M. Rocket dismissed from Gaza explodes in an open margin outward Sderot , no repairs or casualties reported. (Shirley Seidler)

11:28 P.M. Riots are violation out a Palestinian neighborhoods of East Jerusalem. (Nir Haason)

11:17 P.M. Palestinians are throwing stones and glow bombs circuitously Ma’ale Adumim, outward Jerusalem (Nir Hasson)

11:01 P.M. Mortar bombard explodes in open area in Eshkol Regional Council; no repairs done. (Shirley Seidler)

9:57 P.M. Palestinian sources news that clashes in Shoafat have not stopped after Abu-Khdeir’s funeral. Residents contend confidence army are regulating rip gas in an try to sunder a riots, that gained movement after a Ramadan quick was damaged during sundown.

Photos emerge display Palestinians attempting to cut down posts that support Light Rail infrastructure in Jerusalem. The repairs is estimated during tens of millions of shekels. (Nir Hasson)

9:54 P.M. Six trebuchet shells raze in open areas in Eshkol Regional Council. (Shirley Seidler).

9:42 P.M. Rocket strikes open area in Eshkol Regional Council in southern Israel. (Shirley Seidler)

8:44 P.M. The IDF says 14 rockets and trebuchet shells have been dismissed toward Israel over a past 24 hours. Three were intercepted. (Gili Cohen) 

8:21 P.M. The IDF carried out several atmosphere strikes in a Gaza Strip. The IDF Spokesperson pronounced a Israel Air Force struck 3 “terror targets” in southern Gaza. “The IDF is prepared and prepared to strengthen Israeli adults opposite any hazard and will continue to work as prolonged as required to revive quiet. The apprehension organisation Hamas is a residence and it is hold accountable,” an central matter read.

Residents of Gaza closeness communities are educated to sojourn tighten to shelters. 

8:16 P.M. Egypt has stepped adult efforts over a past day to intercede between Israel and Hamas in sequence to replenish a cease-fire. Cairo increasing vigour on a Hamas caring in Gaza to hindrance trebuchet glow by Hamas militants and rocket glow by a smaller Palestinian factions in Gaza. (Amos Harel)

7:10 P.M. 13 military officers were easily bleeding in a clashes in Jerusalem. Six were evacuated to a sanatorium to accept medical care. (Nir Hasson)

7:03 P.M. IDF soldiers open glow on dual Palestinians who approached a Gaza fence. The dual postulated wounds to their top body. IDF officials contend a Palestinians were relocating something on a belligerent that seemed to be an bomb device. (Gili Cohen)

6:40 P.M. Mortar bombard explodes in open area in Eshkol Regional Council. (Shirley Seidler)

6:14 P.M. MK Ahmed Tibi (United Arab List) spoke during a wake of Muhammed Abu-Khdeir and said, “We don’t direct punish – we direct freedom.”

“The murder is an outcome of incitement that took advantage of a abduction of a 3 Israeli teens,” Tibi said. (Jack Khoury, Jonathan Lis)

5:51 P.M. Rocket explodes in Eshkol Regional Council, causes repairs to a house. (Shirley Seidler)

5:02 P.M. Hundreds of Israeli Arabs convene in Sakhnin in support of a Palestinian struggle. They are fluttering Palestinian and Syrian flags. (Jack Khoury)

5:07 P.M. Palestinian youths bake tires during Ramat Rachel Forest, environment fires in several areas. (Nir Hasson)

4:35 P.M. Some 18 Palestinians are bleeding in clashes with Israeli army following Muhammed Abu-Khdeir’s funeral. According to Palestinian officials, one was severely hurt. (Nir Hasson, Jack Khoury and Gili Cohen)

4:18 P.M. A trebuchet bombard explodes circuitously a city in a Eshkol Regional Council (Shirely Seidler)

4:10 P.M. The Iron Dome barb invulnerability complement intercepts dual rockets dismissed toward a towns of Ofakim and Netivot. (Gili Cohen and Shirley Seidler)

4:00 P.M. A trebuchet bombard explodes in an open area in a Eshkol Regional Council (Shirley Seidler)

2:49 P.M. Thousands of Palestinians holding partial in Muhammed Abu-Khdeir’s wake processsion in Shoafat.

2:10 P.M. Messages being sent to Hamas about a cease-fire are a mistake, says Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman, vocalization on a emanate during a revisit to Sderot. “The opinion that ‘quiet will be answered with quiet’ is a grave mistake, and we in Yisrael Beiteinu reject out of palm this attitude.”

It could not be that after “they kidnapped and murdered 3 of a boys and after dual true weeks of descending rockets” Israel’s proceed is to postpone traffic with a problem, he added.

Lieberman called on destroying a “terror infrastructure” and “factories for  producing rockets that by now strech Netanya.” The unfamiliar apportion stressed that it is unfit to destroy this infrastructure only from a air.

“Most of those rocket factories are located underneath schools, clinics and mosques,” he said. “We need to locate all those who carried out and upheld abduction and murdering a children, including Ismail Haniyeh and Khaled Mashal,” added  Lieberman, referring to a dual leaders of Hamas. (Jonathan Lis)

1:20 P.M. Palestinians strife with IDF infantry in several locations in Ramallah area: Stones, firebombs hurled during IDF troops, who respond with fire, injuring eight: One Palestinian harmed by live fire, 5 from non-lethal fire, and dual from inhaling rip gas.

1:02 P.M. Dozens of immature Palestinian group attempting to mangle by police’s besiege of Jerusalem Old City are pushed behind with crowd-control measures.

Police and stone-throwers clashed in a circuitously area of Ras al-Amud, meanwhile. (Nir Hasson)

12:35 P.M. Teenager easily harmed when rock-throwers conflict train roving by Wadi Ara (Eli Ashkenazi)

12:01 P.M. Two trebuchet shells strike in Eshkol Regional Council. No injuries reorted, and no repairs incurred. (Shirley Seidler)

11:53 A.M. Gush Etzion Council announces investiture of dual new settlements “of poignant character,” says 8 caravans have been set adult circuitously Tekoa and Bat Ayin, and that a legislature skeleton to supplement hundreds of housing units to outposts in circuitously future. (Haaretz)

11:16 A.M. Israel’s confidence investiture has of nonetheless released no response to reports on a stirring ceasefire with Hamas, though an central has pronounced any such preference hinges on a finish stop to rockets being dismissed from within a Strip. If Hamas stops banishment towards Israeli territory, a source said, Israel will stop a jet strikes in a Strip. He combined that Israel upheld a “very clear” summary to Hamas that “quiet will be met with quiet,” and pronounced that during this time, “the round rests in Hamas’ court. If they accept a uneven ceasefire, still will resume.” (Jack Khouri)

9:12 A.M. An Egyptian-mediated ceasefire agreement between Israel and Hamas is to be announced shortly, a BBC reports, citing a Hamas source. 

The source pronounced “intensive contacts” between Hamas and Egyptian officials “succeeded in reaching a new equal between Hamas and Israel, and that a ceasefire agreement was to be announced within hours,” according to a BBC. (Haaretz)

06:02 A.M. Sirens sound in Sderot, a Eshkol region, Sdot Negev and Shaar Hanegev Regional Council. No reports of rockets landing.

23:40 P.M. Rocket falls tighten to a encampment in a Shaar Hanegev informal council. No injuries reported. (Shirley Siedler)

Article source: http://www.haaretz.com/news/diplomacy-defense/1.603051

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