Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned on Monday that Israel will hit back hard if Palestinian rocket attacks from Gaza resume, speaking just hours before the midnight expiry of a five-day ceasefire.
Seven Afghan civilians were killed and nine others injured when a rocket fired by the Taliban hit a market in the country`s eastern province of Nuristan, Xinhua reported citing the interior ministry Sunday.
Chief Minister Abdul Malik had a narrow escape on Monday when militants fired rockets at him while he was monitoring relief activities for victims of last week`s devastating earthquake in Pakistan`s Balochistan province.
Continuing its campaign against military advances of North Korea, the US has said the threat perception from Pyongyang has increased, but the Pentagon is taking every step to deal with any worst-case scenario.
Afghan authorities have found that
local guards staged a fake rocket attack in June on the construction site of a South Korean base in an apparent scam
to get more danger pay, South Korean officials said on Friday.