As every Friday after mosque, Hamas-sponsored terrorists were rioting, burning tires, throwing rocks, launching firebombs, bombs, grenades and attempting to sabotage the security fence along the Gaza border in order to invade Israel and murder Jews.
IDF troops responded with riot dispersal means including live fire at main terrorists, in accordance with the rules of engagement.
According to Arab reports, a Muslim terrorist identified as 23-year-old Tamer Khaled Mustafa was shot and eliminated during the violent riots.
The Hamas-ruled health ministry in Gaza said 41 Muslim terrorists were wounded by live fire, including 15 minors, two women, four paramedics and two journalists.
Another terrorist was critically wounded and is currently waiting for an upgrade to ‘eliminated’.
Friday morning, IDF forces arrested two Muslim terrorists who attempted to breach the security border fence and invade Israel from southern Gaza.
The terrorists were armed with three knives.
They were arrested near the crossing point and taken by security forces for questioning.
Another two Muslim terrorists were arrested Friday afternoon after they crossed the security border fence in northern Gaza and infiltrated into Israel.
IDF troops apprehended the terrorists after a manhunt. The soldiers found a grenade and a knife near the crossing point.
Throughout the day, thousands of explosive devices and firebombs attached to balloons were launched by Muslim terrorists in Gaza towards southern Israel.
Police sappers were called to neutralize explosive devices in several locations.
No one was hurt.
⚠ Police warn Israelis not to touch burning kites, tires or incendiary balloons and immediately report them to the police emergency line.