Israeli forces shoot, injure Palestinian terrorist near Gaza border

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Israeli forces shot and injured a terrorist of Hamas military wing in the southern Gaza Strip on Tuesday, Palestinian sources said. They said that the Palestinian, a member of al-Qassam Brigades, was injured when Israeli forces targeted a jeep belonging to the military wing east of Khan Younis.

An Israeli army spokeswoman said that Israeli troops were on “routine security patrol” when they “heard gunshots in close proximity.” She said that the soldiers “responded with warning shots.”