More images from Israel and the Gaza Strip as Operation Pillar of Defense continues. Photos by Reuters
Palestinian rockets from Gaza wounded several Israelis, and an Israeli airstrike killed the leader of a Palestinian terrorist group.
Israeli air strikes in the Gaza Strip killed four Hamas militants and five Palestinian civilians on Friday as a fresh spike in cross-border violence continued for a second day.
Four mortar shells fired from Gaza hit southern Israel, damaging a car and an irrigation hose.
Gaza militants fired six shells toward Israel.
The Wednesday rocket fire came after Hamas and three other Palestinian factions in Gaza agreed to stop firing Kassam rockets into Israel.