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Airstrike Kills Islamic Jihad Snipers, Says Military

June 18 2012


The Israeli air force says it has killed two Islamic Jihad operatives who were responsible for several recent sniper attacks along the Gaza border, reports the Jerusalem Post.

Warplanes bombed the militants' motorbike in the northern Gaza Strip on Monday, said Israeli military officials.

Those hit were part of a terror cell that wounded two soldiers in late May, said the officials.

The Palestinian Ma'an News Agency identified the men as Muhammad Shabat and Ismael Abu Ouda,...

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