Israeli soldiers kill Palestinian near border

Hospital officials in the Gaza Strip said a Palestinian had been shot dead.

Israeli soldiers kill Palestinian near border

World Bulletin / News Desk

Israeli soldiers shot dead a Palestinian near the border fence between Israel and the Gaza Strip on Monday, Israeli and Palestinian officials said.

An Israeli military spokeswoman said the soldiers fired at two people who had approached and tampered with the fence and that "a hit was confirmed". She gave no further information.

Hospital officials in the Gaza Strip said a Palestinian had been shot dead.

A website run by Hamas said a second Palestinian had been detained by Israel. The Israel-Gaza frontier, though tense, has been largely quiet in recent months. 

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