Photo Credit: Abed Rahim Khatib / Flash 90
Arabs inspect at a motorcycle that was hit in an Israeli air strike in the Gaza Strip, June 19, 2012.

On Monday morning at 11 AM the IDF spokesperson tweeted that IDF aircraft attacked two terrorists belonging to a long range rocket squad of the Islamic Jihad terrorist organization in the northern Gaza Strip.

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The precision targeted attack was carried out to remove an immediate threat, and a hit was detected.

Reshet Bet radio reported that at least one of the terrorists, who were riding a motorcycle on their way either to or from a rocket launch, was killed.

The IDF stated earlier that is has not returned to a policy of targeted assassinations of terrorist leaders, and the elimination of Islamic Jihad commander Baha Abu al-Ata was a one-off operation.

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