IDF forces were still searching the area around Eilat and the Egyptian border out of concern that there may be terrorists still in the area. Sources said that it is possible that there were as many 20 terrorist in the area, both in Israel and on the Egyptian side of the border. They added that there may be another terrorist cell in the area.
IDF and special police counter-terrorist forces killed seven terrorists during the three coordinated attacks.
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