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  11/8/2012, Cheshvan 23, 5773

Update: No Casualties in Gaza Tunnel Explosion


A smuggling tunnel exploded in southern Gaza on Thursday evening, as a group of IDF soldiers were in the middle of an operation to uncover it.

Initial reports indicated that one of the soldiers was very lightly wounded in the incident, but an official IDF statement said that there were no injuries.

The explosion caused damage to an empty military vehicle that was standing nearby, said the IDF statement.