Anshel Pfeffer and Revital Levy-Stein (Haaretz)

Firm Response: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to hit back after terrorists killed at least seven Israelis.

Netanyahu Vows To Respond to Terror Attacks

Israel retaliated for the terror attacks that killed seven people with air strikes on targets in Gaza. The strikes killed six people, including a Palestinian commander.

Barak Says Terror Attackers Came From Gaza

Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak said Thursday that the source of combined terrorist attacks that took place earlier in the day was the Gaza Strip.