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Two Iron Dome batteries were deployed to the north of the country and Israeli embassies were put on high alert amid reports that Israel struck multiple targets in Syria recently. Deputy Defense Minister Danon did not confirm the alleged strikes in Syria, but said Israel "is protecting its interests and will continue doing so." The Shin Bet announced that 22 rockets and mortars were fired from the Gaza Strip and Sinai toward Israel in April.
An IDF official stated that while the security situation in the West Bank is "fragile," he does not expect the outbreak of a third intifada. An Israeli drone operating near the Gaza Strip crashed in Israeli territory due to a "technical failure." Prime Minister Netanyahu said he would put a peace deal with the Palestinians up for national referendum.
Prime Minister Netanyahu warned that Israel will be a bi-national state if peace talks with the Palestinians are not renewed. Former Prime Minister Olmert warned that Hezbollah may already possess chemical weapons. France's Ambassador to Israel said Hamas will remain on the EU's terror list. Israel partially reopened the Kerem Shalom crossing, which had been closed in response to rocket fire from Gaza.
The Israeli Air Force targeted and killed a member of the Mujahideen Shura Council in the Environs of Jerusalem who was involved in a recent rocket attack from the Sinai. The IDF called up 2,000 reservists for a surprise drill in the north of the country.