January 27th, 2009
Explosive Device detonated against IDF Patrol near the Gaza Security Fence
An explosive device was detonated this morning against an IDF force patrolling on the Israel side of the Gaza Strip security fence, north of the Israeli community of Kissufim.
One noncommissioned officer was killed, one officer was severely wounded and two soldiers were lightly wounded in the incident. The wounded were evacuated to hospitals and their families have been informed.