IED attached to incendiary balloons explodes in a field in South

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
March 5, 2019 18:24
Breaking news

Breaking news. (photo credit: JPOST STAFF)

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analysis from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later

A bouquet of incendiary balloons with an IED attached landed in a field at one of the kibbutzim in the Shaar Hanegev Regional Council on Tuesday night.

The balloons landed and an IED attached to it exploded in an open area. There are no casualties and no damage to property was reported.Meanwhile, an Israeli was arrested earlier in the day for trying to cross into the Israel.



In addition, also on Tuesday, two Palestinians were injured by IDF fire after trying to break the Security fence and infiltrate into Israel.

Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads-free website and exclusive content. Click here>>

Related Content

Breaking news
March 19, 2019
IDF arrests 15 wanted Palestinians, seize illegal weapons

By ILANIT CHERNICK