Israel intercepted a rocket over its southern resort city of Eilat early on Tuesday, blowing it up in mid air near its border with Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, a military official said.
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A new Israeli air shield against rockets more powerful than those intercepted by Iron Dome in the Gaza conflict passed its first field test last week after being rushed through development, said top officials.
They said that David
Israel began withdrawing the army on Thursday that had been poised to invade the Gaza Strip to go after Hamas, with both sides declaring they had won their eight-day battle.
Dust-covered tanks and armoured bulldozers were winched