Israeli military vehicles enter south Gaza border area
Published Tuesday 03/09/2013 (updated) 04/09/2013 09:45
GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- Israeli military vehicles entered an area in the southern Gaza Strip on Tuesday, locals said.
Several military vehicles entered at least 50 meters into an area east of Khan Younis, witnesses said.
Heavy gunfire was heard, with no injuries reported.
Israeli military forces detonated two bombs along the border with the Gaza Strip on Monday, Israel's army said.
Israeli army spokesperson Lt Col Peter Lerner said that Israel "holds the right to maintain operational accessibility in the area."