Canada The Latest: 1 killed, two wounded in Israel by missile
After the murderous jostling of Mont Méron, mourning and doubts in Israel
© Copyright 2021, the obs the flags are in Bern Sunday in Israel for a day of national mourning following the death of 45 people, including Children, in a giant cohue during a pilgrimage gathering tens of thousands of orthodox Jews.
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on confrontations between Israelis and Palestinians as Israel signals a widening military campaign:
JERUSALEM — The head of Israel's emergency service says one person has been killed and one seriously wounded by an anti-tank missile fired from the Gaza Strip.
Video: Palestinian militants fire hundreds of missiles at Israel after Gaza air strikes (cbc.ca)
Eli Bein of Magen David Adom said the Wednesday morning attack hit a jeep. Israeli media reported the assault Wednesday morning.
The attack came after a night of deadly exchanges of rocket fire between Israel and Palestinians. It was an abrupt escalation of weeks of tension with roots in disputed Jerusalem.
The Associated Press
NP View: Canada must support Israel in the face of heinous Hamas violence .
The volley of rockets that Hamas has launched against civilian targets in Israel this week is unconscionable and must be condemned in the strongest possible terms by Canada and the international community. Tensions have been simmering in recent weeks in east Jerusalem, where Palestinian protesters — egged on by falsehoods about Israel threatening Muslim holy sites, and angered over a highly charged private property dispute currently in front of the Supreme Court that could see four Palestinian families evicted from their homes — have been clashing with police on the Temple Mount on a nightly basis.