Muslim terrorist shot and eliminated after throwing grenades at IDF forces near the Gaza border
HAPPENING NOW: Armed clashes reportedly underway between the IDF and Muslim terrorists from Gaza near the security border fence in Nahal Oz.
According to Arab reports, a Muslim terrorist approached the fence and threw a number of grenades at an IDF force. The troops returned fire and the terrorist was eliminated.
Arabs report another two Muslim terrorists shot and injured after attempting to plant a bomb near the security border fence.
There are no casualties among the IDF.
Local residents reported flares being fired and heavy gunfire.
“We just identified an armed terrorist from Gaza approaching the security fence with Israel. The terrorist hurled several grenades at IDF soldiers. The troops charged and stopped the terrorist”, the IDF Spokesperson’s Unit tweeted.
Earlier today, IDF troops opened fire on a group of Muslim terrorists who were approaching the security border fence with central Gaza in order to infiltrate into Israeli territory and murder Jews. According to Arab reports, IDF soldiers fired towards five terrorists, who fled back into Gaza.
The IDF deployed additional Iron Dome missile defense batteries in the Gush Dan area of central Israel and in southern Israel as preparation for a possible escalation and rocket attacks from Gaza.