Timeline Eight Hours of Terror in Southern Israel

A series of terrorist attacks took place near Eilat on Thursday, killing at least six people and wounding dozens.

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* 12:00 P.M. - Terror cell fires at Egged bus from a private vehicle, 7 hurt

* 12:30 P.M. – IDF forces called to the scene of the attack hurt by explosive device

* 12:35 P.M. – Mortar shells fired from Egypt into Israel, no one hurt

* 13:10 P.M. – Terror cell fires anti-tank missile toward private vehicle near border, 7 hurt

* 13:11 P.M. – Another anti-tank missile fired toward private vehicle, six people killed

Egged bus which was damaged in the shooting attack, August 18, 2011.Credit: Channel 2

* 18:00 P.M. – IDF begins military strike on Gaza, killing at least six Palestinians

* 19:00 P.M. – Fresh firefights erupt in southern Israel, 2 people gravely injured

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