(NEWSER) – Delta Air Lines this morning canceled all flights to Israel indefinitely, reports the AP, citing reports that a rocket had landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport.

The decision came so suddenly that a New York-to-Tel Aviv flight over the Mediterranean was diverted to Paris instead. Business Insider notes that the airport is located in the town of Lod, which has had several "red alerts" since the latest escalation of violence between Israel and Hamas.

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