Section: General News - Israel carried out a series of air strikes in the Gaza Strip after Palestinian militants fired a rocket and mortars at Israel.
A military spokesman said the air strikes were a response to the cross-border fire from the Hamas-controlled territory.
Palestinian medical officials said, about a dozen people were lightly wounded by debris.
No Israelis were hurt by the rocket fire.
A Palestinian militant group that identifies with al-Qaeda took responsibility for firing the rocket and mortars at Israel.