The IDF this afternoon announced that in view of the situation assessment and as part of upgraded preparedness measures, the Gaza Division decided to block areas and roads adjacent to the Gaza security fence. It was also decided to stop agricultural work in areas adjacent to the fence.
The blocked areas and routes include Givat Kobi in Sderot, Giv’at HaPa’amonim, the Black Arrow site, Givat Nazemit, Lone Horseman Hill, Highway 4 from Yad Mordechai Junction to Netiv Ha’asara and Highway 25 from Sa’ad Junction to Kibbutz Nahal Oz.
Eshkol Regional Council sent a message to its residents cancelling all afternoon activities for area children. “Dear parents, in view of the security tensions, it was decided to cancel department activities this afternoon, which will end at 15:45. All activity beyond this hour is canceled for today.”
Read more at Arutz Sheva.