IDF Destroys Rocket Launchers in Philadelphi Corridor

By Yoni Weiss

IDF vehicles search for a Palestinian vehicle that opened fire on an Israeli police car, on Route 90, Wednesday. (Nasser Ishtayeh/Flash90)

The IDF reported Wednesday afternoon that earlier in the day, troops of the 401st Armored Brigade located several rocket launchers in the Philadelphi Corridor, the border area between Gaza and Egypt.

The IDF confirmed that the primed launchers were destroyed.

During the operation in southern Gaza’s Rafah, the IDF captured around half of the Philadelphi Corridor, which runs for a total of 14 kilometers (8.7 miles) along the Gaza-Egypt border.

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