IDF tanks open fire at Hamas position after terrorist shooting

Military engineers near Kissufim took fire from the Gaza strip this afternoon.

Shlomo Witty ,

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Terrorists from the Gaza Strip fired at an engineering vehicle operating at noon (Wednesday) at the border near Kissufim. There were no casulalties.

In response, an IDF tank attacked a Hamas position.

The engineers were involved in clearing vegitation that was thought to have been used to conceal IEDs.

An IDF spokesman said: "A number of rounds were recently fired at an engineering vehicle during an operation near the Gaza strip. IDF tanks attacked a Hamas position in response."