Gaza rockets target Tel Aviv, Jerusalem

Israeli border guards take position as fireworks launched by Palestinian protestors light the sky during clashes at the Qalandia checkpoint between Jerusalem and Ramallah, on July 12, 2014Gaza militants fired several rockets towards Jerusalem and Tel Aviv on Saturday, the army said, with no reports of injuries, as Israel continued to bomb the coastal enclave. Three of the four Tel Aviv rockets were intercepted by the Iron Dome missile defence system, and the Jerusalem-bound rockets fell short, hitting two West Bank cities. “Three rockets intercepted above the Tel Aviv metropolitan area. Another rocket hit an open area near Rishon LeTzion,” the army said in a statement, after sirens and explosions were heard in Israel’s commercial capital.

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