Daily Israel Report
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News Brief

  3/15/2012, Adar 21, 5772

Gunfire Between Egypt, Smugglers Close to Israel Border


A man was killed in an exchange of gunfire, Thursday evening, between the Egyptian army and smugglers, next to the Israeli border. One man was seriously wounded and three more suffered moderate wounds.

An Israeli Air Force helicopter was summoned to the scene to evacuate some of the wounded to Israeli territory.