Rocket fired from Gaza lands in southern Israel

Marcy Oster

JERUSALEM (JTA) — A rocket launched from Gaza landed in an open area in southern Israel.

The rocket was fired Sunday evening, setting off the Code Red alarm in Gaza border communities, according to the Israel Defense Forces. No damage or injuries were reported.

The rocket landed about a mile outside of a residential community near the Gaza border.

It was the third rocket to be fired from Gaza in as many weeks.

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