Media have reported the responsibility of the IG for the launch of missiles toward Eilat

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One of the branches of the banned terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG) claimed responsibility for launching seven rockets from Egyptian territory of the Sinai towards the Israeli resort of Eilat. On Thursday, February 9, reports the Jerusalem Post.

According to the publication, four rockets reached Israeli territory, and the rest were intercepted by missile defense system “Iron dome.” As a result, four people were taken to hospital in a state of shock.

Late in the evening of 8 February the IDF reported the shelling of the Eilat by Egypt.

Eilat had been subjected to attacks from Egypt, where the terrorist group. All attacks still were no casualties and material damage.