An IDF solider was killed early yesterday morning when terrorists open fire on an IDF base in the southern section of the Gaza Strip. The soldier was severely wounded in a separate incident when the base was fired upon from the direction of the Palestinian refugee camp in the city of Khan Yunis. The IDF soldiers received immediate medical treatment and were evacuated to a local hospital. However, the soldier died from his wounds before reaching the hospital. The family of the deceased has been notified and the incident is under investigation.