IDF shoots, moderately wounds Palestinian approaching Gaza fence

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 19, 2009 21:51




IDF soldiers on Sunday night shot and moderately wounded a suspicious Palestinian man near the northern Gaza border fence, the army said. According to the IDF, the man approached the fence and soldiers fired warning shots in the air. Nevertheless, he continued and was subsequently shot by the troops. IDF medics gave the man initial treatment at the scene before evacuating him to a hospital in Israel.


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