Rockets from Gaza rain havoc on Israeli cities in latest war

Gaza: Rockets are launched from Gaza Strip to Israel. JERUSALEM: Sirens wailed just before the Jewish holiday of Shavuot began on Sunday evening, sending Chen Farag and her family once again running for cover as they have dozens of times over the past week since the latest war between Palestinian militants in Gaza and the … Read more

Air strikes, rockets drag Israel-Gaza conflict into sixth day

An Israeli artillery unit fires toward targets in Gaza Strip at the Israeli Gaza border GAZA/JERUSALEM,: Israel pummelled Gaza with air strikes and Palestinian militants launched rocket barrages at Israel on Saturday, with no sign yet of an imminent end to the worst escalation in years after six days of conflict and amid a rising … Read more

10 rockets hit a base hosting US troops in Iraq, the 2nd such attack in a month

[ad_1] A US soldier at the Taji base complex, which hosts Iraqi and US troops, in 2014. ALI AL-SAADI/AFP via Getty Images Ten rockets hit an air base in Iraq hosting US-led coalition and Iraqi troops, officials in the country said. Col. Wayne Marotto, a spokesman for Operation Inherent Resolve, the coalition fighting the Islamic … Read more

Rockets hit airbase in Iraq hosting US troops

[ad_1] BAGHDAD (AP) — At least 10 rockets targeted an Iraqi military base in western Iraq on Wednesday that hosts U.S.-led coalition troops, a coalition spokesman said. The rockets struck Ain al-Asad airbase in Anbar province at 7:20 a.m., spokesman Col. Wayne Marotto said. It was not immediately known if there were any casualties. It … Read more