The tension between Israel and militant group Hamas turned violent on Tuesday when Israel launched airstrikes on Gaza killing a number of people. Hamas also fired about hundreds of rockets at Southern Israel. It is reported that 35 Palestinians and 5 Israelis have been killed in the attacks so far. Meanwhile, emergency has been imposed over wide-scale riots in the city of Lod. An Indian woman has also died in Israel in the attack. The Israeli military reported that at least 16 terrorists have been killed. The conflict sparked when Palestinians and Israeli security officers clashed during the prayer at the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem.
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