Gunmen entering Gaza from Egypt kill tunnel smuggler
Published Tuesday 20/05/2014 16:01
BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- An Egyptian smuggler was shot dead by suspected militants on Tuesday on the Egyptian side of a Rafah smuggling tunnel, Egyptian security officials said.
The smuggler was shot dead and another man injured by militants who had crossed into Egypt from the Gaza Strip using the same tunnel, the sources said.
The gunmen opened fire at the men after being startled by their presence upon leaving the tunnel.
The identity and affiliation of the gunmen is unknown.