2018-10-17: On Wednesday (17 October) at around 04:00 a.m. local time, a rocket was fired from the Gaza Strip which hit a house in Beersheba in the Southern District. A rocket alert was activated. There were no initial reports of casualties.
Further rocket attacks are possible. There is an ongoing risk of shelling by armed groups in the border area to the Gaza Strip. Travellers should exercise high caution and follow instructions from authorities.
AFP, The Jerusalem Post