Friday – Terrorists attacked an IDF patrol near Mount Harif on the Israel-Sinai border around noon. Israeli radio reports that following a heavy exchange of fire, three terrorists were killed and two IDF soldiers were injured.
Unconfirmed: One soldier was killed, and 2 seriously injured in the attack
The IDF reports that this was an attempt to infiltrate into Israel, and at least one of the terrorists was wearing an explosives belt or carrying explosives to carry out a a major attack. None of the terrorists managed to infiltrate into Israel.
Arutz Sheva adds:
An initial investigation showed that the terrorists entered into Israel through an area where there is no security fence and that they were heavily armed.
Large IDF forces converged on the location of the firefight, in the Har Harif area, and engaged the terrorists until they were eliminated.
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