Spokesman for the Hamas Ministry of Interior in the Gaza Strip has announced that a check point near the Rahaf border crossing was attacked by a suicide bomber. At least one security guard service member was killed and many others were wounded as a result of the attack.
Some of the wounded guards are now in a critical condition.
According to some sources, this incident is a result the recent improvement of relations between Egypt and Hamas that lead to the strengthening of the border security between Egypt and the Gaza Strip.
The suicide bomber was identified as Mostafa Kalab: