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September 16, 2014 2:43 pm

First Gaza Mortar Fired Since End of Operation Protective Edge Strikes Israel

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A rocket being fired from Gaza towards Israel. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. Another mortar has been launched from Gaza into Israel, the first such attack since the cease-fire agreement that ended the latest conflict with Hamas on Aug. 26.

No injuries or damage were reported from the mortar, which landed between Eshkol and Sdot Negev, the Jerusalem Post reported.

Hamas denied any knowledge of the launch on Tuesday and reiterated the commitment by Palestinian factions in Gaza to the cease-fire.

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