IDF kills 2 Hamas men in Gaza gunfire

Operatives attack troops near border fence; third gunman escapes; soldier lightly wounded.

By JPOST.COM STAFF, AP
October 1, 2007 08:50
IDF kills 2 Hamas men in Gaza gunfire

idf infantry gaza 298.88. (photo credit: AP)

 
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 analyses 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 uxperience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew, Ivrit
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Repor
  • 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 Don't show it again

IDF troops killed two Hamas operatives on Monday in a nighttime gunbattle in the Gaza Strip, a Hamas official said. He spoke on condition of anonymity because Hamas had not yet officially announced the men's death. The IDF said troops shot two armed Palestinians who attacked troops inside Gaza not far from the border fence, near Kfar Azza. A third gunman reportedly managed to escape. One soldier was lightly wounded by the gunfire, but did not require evacuation, the IDF said.

Related Content

Jisr az-Zarq
April 3, 2014
Residents of Jisr az-Zarqa beckon Israel Trail hikers to enjoy their town

By SHARON UDASIN