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

The siren went off in Kibbutz Kerem Shalom in the Eshkol region

Israeli soldiers walk past an Iron Dome rocket interceptor battery deployed near the Gaza Strip in southern Israel, October 31, 2017.
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Rocket sirens sounded in a community near the Israeli border with Gaza on Firday morning in what the Israeli army later described as a false alarm.

The sirens went off in Kibbutz Kerem Shalom in the Eshkol region.