Following a terrorist attack along the Egyptian border Monday morning, the Negev police sub-district deployed large numbers of forces throughout the area on Monday morning.

Police shut off a section of Route 211, and set up checkpoints at the junctions of Kamhin and Kadesh Barnea.

An Israeli citizen and at least one terrorist were killed in the attack.

An explosive device was detonated where workers were building a border fence, killing one workman. IDF soldiers shot and killed at least one of the terrorists who infiltrated the border.

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