Troops scrambled to northern border after fence alarm triggered

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September 23, 2007 08:35

IDF troops were alerted to the northern border fence Sunday morning after the fence's electronic alarm was activated, sparking fears of a possible infiltration from Syria. The army said the alarm went off after the fence was touched, and that tracks were spotted on the Syrian side of the border. Soldiers who arrived on the scene ruled out an infiltration, and the IDF said it was possible that a roving animal had triggered the alarm.


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