Owner of Factory Destroyed by Gaza Rockets Determined to Reopen

Expects building will take three months to repair, intends to retain 30-strong local workforce

Baruch Kogan, owner of the Denber paint factory in Sderot that was set ablaze by rocket fire from Gaza on Saturday, has been in contact with property tax officials in an attempt to reopen the factory, which employs 30 Sderot residents. According to Kogan, 10 million shekels ($2.9 million) in damage was done to the structure, “including contents and structural damage, in addition to three months’...