Rockets Launched From Gaza Following Second Day of Israeli Strikes

Rockets were launched from Gaza on Saturday, August 6, after the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) carried out strikes in the Palestinian enclave for a second day.

Footage taken by Mohammed Asad shows rockets being launched from Gaza City in the day and night of August 6 .

Israeli officials said air raid sirens sounded in Tel Aviv on Saturday night and in southern Israel in the early hours of Sunday.

Haaretz reported sirens in Ashkelon and Ashdod, as well as areas along the Gaza border.

A truce between Israel and the Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad took effect at 11:30 p.m. (2030 GMT) in the Gaza Strip on August 7, after three days of cross-border fighting. Credit: Mohammed Asad via Storyful