The West Bank

An IDF soldier was moderately wounded this evening and an additional soldier was very lightly injured from shootings towards the IDF post in the Tel Rumediah, which is in Hebron. The moderately injured soldier was treated on the spot and was transferred for continued medical treatment in hospital. The very lightly injured soldier was treated on the spot and did not need further treatment. An IDF force on the spot returned fire towards the source of the shooting.

In addition, during the afternoon, there was shooting toward an Israeli bus south of El Foar, which is south of Har Hebron. There were neither casualties but some damage to the bus was identified.

In the evening a few occurrences of shootings were registered in the Jewish section of Hebron.

Also, the Palestinians shot machineguns towards the IDF post in Tel A-Rus. IDF forces returned fire towards the sources of the shooting.

The Gaza Strip

Two IDF soldiers were lightly injured today in two different incidents of explosions in the Gaza Strip:

An IDF soldier was lightly injured this morning from the explosion of a demolition charge near to a foot patrol that was moving in the area of Kfar Darom. An additional IDF soldier was lightly injured from the explosion of two charges that were detonated one after another towards an armored vehicle that was travelling near to the Dugit settlement. The armored vehicle incurred light damage. The soldiers received first aid on the spot and were evacuated to receive further treatment in hospital. Also, there was shooting toward an IDF patrol on the Israeli – Egyptian border (there were no injuries) and toward the IDF post near Netzarim. IDF forces returned fire towards the sources of the shooting.