Mortar shell fired by Gazan terrorists falls short of border

Judah Ari Gross is The Times of Israel's military correspondent.

Palestinian terrorists fire a mortar shell from Gaza toward the Israeli community of Nahal Oz, but the projectile fails to clear the border and lands inside the Strip, according to Palestinian reports.

The launch does not trigger sirens, as it was heading toward an unpopulated area, but does cause an alert on smartphones in the area

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