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Israel bombs Jihadists' rocket base, 5 killed

At least five people were killed and other badly wounded when Israel bombed a rocket base belonging to a hardline Jihadist militant group in Egypt's Rafah city in North Sinai, reported Xinhua yesterday citing a security source.

world Updated: Aug 10, 2013 08:32 IST

At least five people were killed and other badly wounded when Israel bombed a rocket base belonging to a hardline Jihadist militant group in Egypt's Rafah city in North Sinai, reported Xinhua on Friday citing a security source.

An Israeli unmanned aerial vehicle bombed the base after Israel received tip off that the militants would fire a rocket Friday afternoon into the Jewish state, the source.

He added security reports said the Jihadists have established a rocket base in southern Rafah city, near Israel's Karam Abou-Salem border crossing point Thursday evening.