Latest News Wires Israeli and Palestinian forces exchange fire near Gaza

After a sniper fired on an Israeli border patrol, Israeli forces shot dead a member of Hamas's armed wing in the Gaza Strip.

By , Reuters

( AP Photo/Dudu Grunshpan)

Israeli forces shot dead a member of Hamas's armed wing after a firefight erupted along the border with the Gaza Strip on Wednesday and an Israeli soldier was wounded, Gaza hospital officials and the Israeli army said.