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Three Hamas Gunmen Killed


Israeli forces shot dead last Friday three Hamas gunmen near Jenin, after the members of the fundamentalist Islamic group opened fire on Israel Defense Fore soldiers at a roadblock.

One of the Israeli soldiers was lightly wounded in the leg.

The three Hamas gunmen were driving in a car from the Jenin self-rule area, according to reports.

As the car approached the Israeli checkpoint, it slowed down. One of the people inside opened fire on a group of soldiers stationed at the roadblock.

The soldiers then opened fire, killing all three.

The three Hamas members were known to Israeli security forces.

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