A Gaza official on Thursday afternoon has told Reuters that this round of escalation is over.
The official said things now depend on Israel.
AFP claimed that “Gaza militants halted rocket fire at Israel at noon on Thursday” and quoted a member of the joint command of terrorist factions in Gaza as saying that “all groups had ‘stopped around 12 noon all the operations, shooting and rockets.'”
However, at approximately 12:29p.m. and again 1:10p.m., air raid sirens sounded in Israel, indicating that Hamas or another terror group had continued firing missiles at Israeli civilians. 180 rockets have been fired at Israel over the past 24 hours.
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