Attack Thwarted this Morning
Communicated by the IDF Spokesperson
31......A terrorist attack was thwarted this morning near Tel Raidan
by a force of the Border Police and IDF soldiers from the Shimshon
The terrorists, armed with Kalachnikov rifles and grenades, detonated
a bomb and fired shots at the soldiers.
The soldiers responded swiftly, opened fire on the terrorists and
The soldiers' alertness
and swift response prevented harm to innocent civilians.
The IDF will continue
to operate in order to protect the security of Israeli citizens
and IDF soldiers.