IDF vehicle along Gaza border fence 370.
(photo credit: REUTERS)
Palestinian was shot and killed by the IDF on Monday after he was seen
sabotaging the Gaza security fence, an IDF spokesperson said
According to the IDF, soldiers opened fire on two Palestinian
suspects who were seen sabotaging the Gaza security fence in the northern part
of the Strip.
Both of the suspects were hit by the gunfire and the
surviving suspect was taken into custody for further investigation, the army
said. Earlier in September
, soldiers opened fire on a group of Palestinians who
breached the security zone approaching Gaza’s border with Israel, and damaged the fence and threw stones at troops, military sources said.
Palestinians were wounded in that incident, the army said.