2 Muslim terrorists eliminated during Friday riots after mosque along the Gaza border
As every Friday after mosque, some 6,000 Hamas-sponsored terrorists were rioting, burning tires, throwing rocks, launching firebombs, bombs, grenades and attempting to sabotage the security fence along the Gaza border in order to invade Israel and murder Jews.
IDF troops responded with riot dispersal means including live fire at main terrorists, in accordance with the rules of engagement.
According to Arab reports, two Muslim terrorists were shot and eliminated during the violent riots. Initial reports of another terrorist critically wounded east of Khan Younis.
One of the eliminated terrorists has been identified as 17-year-old Ali Sami Al-Ashkar. He was shot by IDF snipers after throwing an explosive device at IDF forces operating along the border.
The Hamas-ruled health ministry in Gaza said 23 Muslim terrorists were wounded during the riots, 15 of them from live ammunition.
IDF forces arrested two Muslim terrorists who sabotaged the security border fence and invaded Israel from al-Bureij in central Gaza. They were arrested near the crossing point and taken by security forces for questioning.