Two IDF soldiers were wounded this afternoon (11 November), one critically and one lightly, by gunfire from a passing vehicle close to an IDF position in the area of the Gush-Katif junction. The soldiers were evacuated to hospital for medical treatment.

The wounded soldiers families have been notified.

Fire was opened this afternoon at an IDF vehicle an routine activity in the area of the Gush- Katif junction. One of the soldiers was critically wounded by the shots. IDF forces at the scene and at a near position responded with accurate fire toward the vehicle from which the shots came, and afterward charged the vehicle the vehicle During the assault, one of the soldiers was lightly wounded. As a result of the IDF fire the two Palestinian terrorists were killed.

The vehicle and the bodies of the terrorists are in the hands of the IDF.

The terrorists were found to possess two pistols.