Israeli troops fire on armed Palestinian sneaking into Israel from Gaza

epa07473326 Israeli soldiers taking positions at the security fence next to Nahal Oz, facing the Gaza neighborhood of Shjaaia, 30 March 2019, as Palestinian marking the year anniversary on the March of Return and the commemoration of the Day of the Land. Land Day is marked on 30 March by Arab citizens of Israel and Palestinians of the events of that date in 1976 in Israel. EPA-EFE/ATEF SAFADI

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Israeli forces opened fire on an armed Palestinian man attempting to sneak into Israel from Gaza early Sunday, the Israeli military said, as fresh fighting broke out on the tense border.


The incident came a day after the army said it killed four heavily armed Palestinians who attempted to sneak into Israel, a over a week after a Palestinian gunman managed to wound three soldiers before being killed


Palestinians reported loud explosions and gunfire in the area around Beit Hanoun in the northern Strip at around 6 a.m Israeli time on Sunday. Initial reports indicated Israeli tanks shelled at least three positions near the border.

Via Times of Israel /The Guardian

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