Escalation in the South of Israel – Latest Updates, Photos and Videos

Near midnight (Monday): Launchings towards Ashkelon, and the Hof Ashkelon and Eshkol Regional Councils. Since the afternoon, more than 300 rockets have been fired from Gaza into Israel, targeting cities and civilian areas.

A woman was critically wounded by a rocket in Ashkelon. 50 wounded hospitalized in Barzilai Hospital and 47 in Soroka Hospital. Earlier, a soldier was seriously injured by anti-tank fire on a bus.

300 rockets fired from Gaza into Israel
300 rockets fired from Gaza into Israel

The IDF attacked more than 70 targets in the Gaza Strip, including the Hamas television station. The building was destroyed only after its habitats were warned to leave the place.

The Israels political-security cabinet will convene tomorrow at 16:00 at the Tel Aviv headquarters. There are no schools in Ashkelon, Ashdod, Be’er Sheva, Kiryat Gat, Kiryat Malachi, Omer and the surrounding communities.

The military arms in Gaza threatened: “We will expand the circle of fire”.

Photos from the escalating conflict in Gaza and Southern Israel

A fire in Sderot, Israel, caused by a rocket fired from Gaza
A fire in Sderot, Israel, caused by a rocket fired from Gaza
A house in Ashkelon that was hit by a rocket - damages
A house in Ashkelon that was hit by a rocket – damages
A house in Ashkelon that was hit by a rocket
A house in Ashkelon that was hit by a rocket
An Israeli bus hit by an anti-tank missile from Gaza
An Israeli bus hit by an anti-tank missile from Gaza
Damage to a house in Ashkelon that was hit by a rocket
Damage to a house in Ashkelon that was hit by a rocket

UPDATED: More Photos and Videos. Click NEXT to Load

Prev1 of 3