5 Palestinian infiltrators caught near Gaza fence

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 18, 2007 15:43

IDF troops arrested 5 Palestinian infiltrators near the Gaza Strip security fence Saturday, Army Radio reported. An IDF source was quoted as saying that intensification of operations inside the strip caused a relative diminishment in patrols along the fence, which made infiltrating into Israeli territory easier than in the past. Also Saturday, soldiers captured a Palestinian youth carrying three explosive devices. The devices were detonated without incident.


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