GAZA, March 3 (Xinhuanet) -- Ezzdine Al Qassam, the armed wing
of Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas), claimed responsibility on Monday for
launching five Al Qassam-2 Rockets from northern Gaza Strip at Israel.
The rockets landed near the town of Sderout in southern
Launching Al Qassam rockets at Israel "is the natural reaction
of Hamas movement to the massacres Israelis carried out every day against our
people," the group said in a leaflet sent to reporters.
Israel Radio also reported that three rockets landed near
Sderout, with one of them hit a residential neighborhood, causing horror among
the residents. But no injuries were reported.
Ezzdine Al Qassam claimed that it is a legitimate right for the
Palestinians "to respond to the crimes that are committed against our
defenseless Palestinian people by using all available means until the end of the
Firing the rockets was also a retaliation to the Israeli army
military operation carried out earlier into Al Buriej refugee camp in the
central Gaza Strip, in which nine Palestinians were killed, five houses were
demolished, the group said. Enditem