Footage filmed on early Thursday shows a barrage of projectiles fired on Israel from Gaza Strip amid heightened tensions following the death of Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) commander Bahaa Abu Al-Ata.

Some of the rockets launched from the enclave were reportedly intercepted by Israel's Iron Dome missile defence system.

Tensions have been heightened in the Gaza Strip and Israel after Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) commander Bahaa Abu Al-Ata was killed in an Israeli airstrike on Tuesday, with forces in Gaza launching rockets into Israel and Israeli forces targeting various areas in the Gaza Strip with air raids and artillery attacks.

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