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  Iyar 21, 5778 , 06/05/18

Update: 3 terrorists were killed in infiltration attempt

The Israel Defense Forces said, Sunday afternoon, that a preliminary investigation of a failed infiltration attempt from Gaza indicates a squad of four terrorists arrived at the perimeter fence to infiltrate the territory and attempt to carry out hostile terrorist activity.

The squad was under surveillance by the IDF when it moved suspiciously and its members hit the fence and crossed it, and an IDF force arrived at the point and stormed the terrorists with fire from which three terrorists died. A bag that was found on one of the terrorists contained a camera, an axe, an oxygen mask, a wire cutter, and gloves. 2 petrol tanks were found next to another terrorist.

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