As the signing of normalization agreements between Israel and two Arab countries took place in the White House, Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip fired two rockets at Israel on Tuesday.
The rocket attack left several people wounded.
The Jerusalem Post reported that 13 were injured.
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The Israeli military said two rockets were fired from Gaza and one was intercepted by air defense.
The Palestinians oppose the agreements with the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain and see them as a betrayal of their cause by the Arab countries that agreed to recognize Israel without securing territorial concessions.
The Islamic militant group Hamas has ruled Gaza since 2007 when it seized power from the internationally backed Palestinian Authority. Israel and Egypt have imposed a crippling blockade on coastal territory since then.
A number of Palestinian militant groups operate in Gaza, but Israel holds Hamas responsible for all attacks and typically responds to rocket fire with airstrikes on militant targets.
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Israel and Hamas have fought three wars and several minor clashes since 2007. Egypt and Qatar have mediated an informal ceasefire, with Hamas retaliating in rocket attacks in return for financial aid and a loosening of the blockade, but the arrangement has broken down. on several occasions.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.
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