Barrage of fire from Gaza hits southern Israel; rocket lands near building where wedding is taking place in Netivot; 4 treated for shock, vehicle damaged; Color Red rocket alert system fails to go off.
Wedding guests reported hearing a deafening explosion, and say that the Color Red rocket alert system failed to go off. The IDF Home Front Command said it would look into why alert was not activated.
No injuries or damage were reported in the attack on Ofakim. Meanwhile, the Eshkol Regional Council reported a mortar attack originating from Gaza. The shell landed in an open area” source – JPost