Palestinians fire rockets after Israel assassinates Islamic Jihad commander in Gaza
Israel assassinated a senior Islamic Jihad commander inside the Gaza Strip early on Tuesday, prompting a barrage of retaliatory rockets from Palestinian militant groups and leaving both sides bracing for serious escalation. Israeli warplanes killed Baha Abu al-Ata with an airstrike in Shejaiyah, near Gaza City. The Israeli military said al-Ata was responsible for several recent rocket strikes and was planning “to commit immediate terror attacks”. To read more about the latest developments in the Israeli Palestinian conflict click here: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2019/11/12/palestinians-fire-rockets-israel-assassinates-islamic-jihad/?WT.mc_id=tmg_youtube_offsite_televideo-YoutubeVideo&utm_source=tmgoff&utm_medium=tmg_youtube&utm_content=offsite_televideo&utm_campaign=tmg_youtube_offsite_televideo-YoutubeVideoTelegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK's best-selling quality daily newspaper providing news and analysis on UK and world events, business, sport, lifestyle and culture.