Another round of rockets fired towards Israel from Gaza

A masked Palestinian militant checks the damage following overnight Israeli airstrikes on an Islamic Jihad military base in the town of Khan Younis, Southern Gaza Strip on Feb. 24, 2020. (AP)

Islamic Jihad militants claimed responsibility for another round of rockets fired towards Israel on Monday, following a new flare-up between the group and Israel.

Israel’s army said six “projectiles” had been fired from Gaza, but that its air defense systems had “intercepted five of the launches.”

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 10:05 - GMT 07:05