The IDF has re-opened roads and lifted an order for residents to remain in their homes following a deadly attack killing one Israeli along the Israel-Egypt border.
IDF Golani brigade soldiers returned fire, killing two terrorists who had detonated a road-side bomb beneath a car containing construction workers. One workman was killed, another seriously injured.
The IDF instituted the emergency closures due to concern that additional terrorists had entered Israel during the attack.
About the Author: Malkah Fleisher is a graduate of Cardozo Law School in New York City. She is an editor/staff writer at JewishPress.com and co-hosts a weekly Israeli FM radio show. Malkah lives with her husband and two children on the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem.
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