Rocket Sirens Sound in Israeli Communities Near Gaza Border; Army: False Alarm

The sirens went off in the regional councils of Hof Ashkelon and Sha'ar Hanegev

Israelis respond as rocket sirens sound near the border with Gaza.
Israelis respond as rocket sirens sound near the border with Gaza. Ilan Assayag

Rocket sirens sounded in communities near the Israeli border with Gaza on Wednesday morning in what the Israeli army later called a false alarm.

The sirens went off in the regional councils of Hof Ashkelon and Sha'ar Hanegev.