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Israel says Gaza militants have fired 1 rocket at Israel after 2 days of fierce exchanges

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    A Palestinian rides his bicycle near graffiti of rockets and militants in Gaza City, in the northern Gaza Strip, Thursday, March 13, 2014. Gaza militants resumed their rocket fire toward Israel on Thursday, striking the outskirts of two major cities a day after launching the largest barrage since an eight-day Israeli offensive in late 2012. Gaza militant groups said they resumed their rocket fire in response to what they say are Israeli "provocations" and violations of a cease-fire, including an airstrike that killed three Islamic Jihad militants earlier this week. (AP Photo/Adel Hana) (The Associated Press)

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    An Israeli soldier walks near the Israel and Gaza border on Thursday, March 13, 2014. Gaza militants resumed rocket fire toward Israel on Thursday, striking the outskirts of two major cities a day after launching the largest barrage since an eight-day Israeli offensive in late 2012. Israel has responded with a series of airstrikes on militant targets. (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov) (The Associated Press)

The Israeli military says Gaza militants have fired one rocket at Israel after two days of intense exchanges.

The military says the rocket exploded in southern Israel on Friday morning but caused no damage or injuries.

It says Gaza militants have fired 70 rockets at Israel since Wednesday. That figure included 18, which were fired after the Islamic Jihad announced on Thursday it would observe a cease-fire.

The militant Palestinian group from Gaza had fired most of the rockets in the latest escalation.

Israel's military says its aircraft hit several "terror sites" in Gaza overnight in retaliation to the rockets.

Nobody has been killed on either side.

The latest barrage from Gaza was the heaviest since an eight-day Israeli military offensive in 2012 tried to end almost daily rocket attacks.