16 March '17..
Late on the evening of March 15th a missile launched from the Gaza Strip exploded in the Western Negev district.
“A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip landed late Wednesday in an empty field in the Sdot Negev Regional Council near Netivot.
The rocket exploded on impact. No one was hurt and no damage was reported from the explosion.”
Hours later the IDF responded with strikes on two Hamas installations in the Gaza Strip.
No coverage of the attack appeared on the BBC’s English language website despite the fact that a member of staff at the BBC’s Gaza bureau knew it had taken place. However, the BBC Arabic website did publish a report concerning the Israeli response to the attack.
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