Gaza Rockets Kills Israeli Boy, Wound Eight
Aug. 22, 2014
(Jerusalem) -- A four-year-old Israeli boy is dead from the latest barrage of rockets fired from Gaza by Hamas militants. Eight more people were wounded Friday as around 100 rockets and mortar shells were launched at Israel in a 24-hour period. The boy is the first Israeli child to be killed in the recent round of violence. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu expressed his condolences to the boy's family and vowed Israeli military operations would intensify in Gaza.