DEBKAfile was founded by a team of journalists in June 2000 as an independent Internet Web site, providing an intelligence and security news service. October 25, 2016, 4:44 PM (IDT)
An Israeli Arab contractor working on the Israel-Egyptian border fence was injured Tuesday by am unidentified sniper shooting across the border from Mt Harif. He was rushed to Beersheba's Soroka hospital where he died of his wounds. The highway, Rte 10, which runs south parallel to the border was first reopened to trippers for the High Holidays. It was kept closed to traffic for five years after eight Israelis were killed in deadly terrorist attacks from Sinai..
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