In a joint IDF-ISA activity, an IAF aircraft targeted two Global Jihad terror operatives that played a central role in the terror attack that killed one Israeli civilian along the Israel-Egypt border on June 18, 2012.

Mohammed Rashdan, born in 1984, and a resident of Rafah, was severely injured in the targeting. Rashdan was a member of “Tohid and Jahad”- an organization affiliated with the Global Jihad terror movement, that is responsible for ongoing terror attacks against Israeli civilians and IDF soldiers.

IAF Targets Terrorists Involved in Attack at Egypt-Israeli Border

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Rashdan’s terror activities included weapon transfers, supplying explosive devices to terror operatives, firing rockets at Israel, sniper and mortar shell fire, and smuggling terror operatives to and from Gaza.

The organization promotes a radical agenda that is based on the principles of the Global Jihad terror movement. Aleb Armilat, who assisted Rashdan in planning the attack, was killed in the targeting.The two were actively involved in planning another attack.

 

IAF Targets Terrorists Involved in Attack at Egypt-Israeli Border

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The IDF will not tolerate attempts to target Israeli civilians and IDF soldiers, and will continue to operate with perseverance and determination against those who use terror against the State of Israel.