Dozens of Israeli tanks enter southern Gaza Strip
The army deployed its offensive in southern Gaza, where there are a large number of displaced people who evacuated the north of the Strip, where Israel began its attack in response to the October 7 massacre.
Witnesses confirmed to AFP the entry of dozens of tanks.
Armored personnel carriers and excavators were also seen. Amin Abu Hola, 59, said the Israeli vehicles were “two kilometers inside” Palestinian territory, in the village of Al-Qarara, near Khan Younis.
“The tanks are already on the Saladin route,” which crosses the Strip from north to south, added Moaz Mohammed, 34, for his part.
The Israeli Army found Hamas terrorist infrastructure located inside schools in the Gaza Strip
The Israeli Army found Hamas terrorist infrastructure located inside schools in the Gaza Strip (REUTERS)
The Israel Defense Forces attacked around 200 targets of the Hamas terrorist organization in the Gaza Strip during the night of this Sunday.
According to the Army statement, “terrorist infrastructures located inside schools in the northern Gaza Strip were destroyed.”
Likewise, military reports indicate that “they continue to operate in the Gaza Strip along with extensive air force attacks.”
Israel extends its offensive against Hamas in the Gaza Strip amid tensions in the Red Sea
Over the weekend a United States warship was attacked by Yemen’s Houthi rebels in the area. IDF has carried out 10,000 airstrikes in the Palestinian enclave since the ground operation began
Israel extended its offensive against Hamas in the Gaza Strip amid tensions in the Red Sea (REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko)
Israel extended its offensive this Monday against the Hamas terrorist group in the Gaza Strip, after the war unleashed by the violent attacks on October 7 that left more than 1,200 dead and nearly 240 kidnapped.
Three Israeli soldiers died in Gaza during fighting with Hamas on Sunday
The Israel Defense Forces confirmed this Monday that three of its members died in the Gaza Strip during fighting with Hamas terrorists.
The Israeli Army stated that the fallen soldiers were Neriya Shaer, 36 years old; Ben Zussman, 22; and Sgt. Binyamin Yehoshua Needham, 19 years old.
At the beginning of this week, Israel also confirmed the death of a civilian in the hands of the Hamas terrorist group who was believed to be part of the list of hostages held by the jihadist group since October 7.
In a mourning notice, the family of Yonatan Samarno, 21, said they were notified of the event and will hold a ceremony for him this Monday.