IDF troops kill drug smuggler on Egypt border, wound two more

IDF troops on Monday morning opened fire on a group of infiltrators on the Egyptian border, killing one and wounding two others. Two sacks containing hashish were found on the scene of the shooting. Several other smugglers escaped back into Egypt. According to reports, the soldiers initially fired warning shots into the air. The wounded smugglers, one of whom was in serious condition, were airlifted to Soroka Hospital in Beersheba.