Rocket fire sends wedding guests running for shelter

HOLON, Israel (NBC/APTN/ARAKELIANTS VARTAN) — Rocket fire sent guests at a wedding in Central Israel running for shelter.

Amateur video captured the scene Tuesday night.

Sirens sounded as the Israeli couple celebrated their wedding.

Israel’s Iron Dome Defense System then intercepted two rockets.

One was seen flying directly over the wedding.

Israel launched an offensive in the Gaza Strip Tuesday.

The military carried out aerial assaults on dozens of targets during what officials called an open-ended operation aimed at ending weeks of rocket fire from the Gaza Strip. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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