World News Desk!! Europe News Desk!!! Israel carried out airstrikes Tuesday night on posts of Palestinian militant groups led by the Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas) in the Gaza Strip. Palestinian and Israeli sources gave this information. Palestinian security officials in Gaza said Israeli reconnaissance drones and fighter jets hovered over the Hamas-ruled coastal enclave and then several explosions were heard in the northern and central Gaza Strip and western Gaza City, Xinhua news agency reported. An Israeli military spokesman said in a statement to the press that earlier rocket attacks from the enclave had been launched into southern Israel, in response to which the Israeli Air Force struck militant positions in the Gaza Strip. Security officials said there were no reports of injuries after Israeli airstrikes on the Gaza Strip.