The death toll in Gaza reached 65 in the ongoing bloody conflict between Israel and Palestine. 7 people are reported dead in Israel too. Tells about Alajjira That Hamas commander Basim Issa was killed in the bombing in Gaza. In addition, three buildings there were destroyed and Hamas security installations were also blown up.
Moments ago, IDF fighter jets struck a 14-story building in southern Gaza, which housed Hamas military intelligence offices & infrastructure used to communicate tactical-military information.
We warned civilians in the building & provided them sufficient time to evacuate. pic.twitter.com/lFT7ntbXzW
– Israel Defense Forces (@IDF) May 12, 2021
Israeli missile strikes have destroyed the 14 storey Shorouq tower in Gaza City – which was home for many media offices and is in a very densely populated area. pic.twitter.com/ccDaJR4Sbl
– Arwa Ibrahim (@arwaib) May 12, 2021
According to Aljazeera journalist Arwa Ibrahim, the 14-storey building was the home of several media houses. Whereas, according to the Israeli Defense Force, this building had an office of Hamas Military Intelligence. From this building, communication and communication of intelligence military activities were being done.
Gaza’s health ministry said that 65 people, including 16 children, have died there so far. The ministry said 365 people were injured in the attack, including 86 children and 39 women.
A 5-year-old child is reported to have died and at least 20 injured in Israel after the recent Gaza invasion. According to the Times of Israel, A rocket fired from Gaza on Wednesday night, broke the window and caused a minor head injury to the minor present there. The child was declared dead several hours after the incident. At the same time, his mother is still injured.
– כאן חדשות (@kann_news) May 12, 2021
After the death of the child, the death count in Israel has increased to 7. These include 5 Israelis, one Indian and one IDF soldier. In the wake of the incident, the Israeli Defense Minister, Benny Gates, issued a statement in the evening on Wednesday (May 12, 2021), stating that they would not stop such attacks until the enemies were completely calm.
They said, “Our army’s attacks in the Gaza Strip and Palestine will not stop. We are not ready to stop until the enemy is completely pacified. Only then will there be any talk on peace restoration. Israel will continue to take measures to maintain peace for a long time. “
Here, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that 15 people died in Gaza on Wednesday. There was also a brigade commander. He says, “This is only the beginning.” We will kill them as they have not even dreamed.
Hamas leader Hania also made a statement in this regard. They say that if Israel wants to increase the war, then we are not ready to stop. They have warned that they will make the Israelis’ lives hell.
According to the Israeli military, at least 180 rockets were fired on Wednesday morning. In return, the IDF attacked the Gaza Strip targeting Hamas officials, their weapons and infrastructure. Israeli police informed that 374 people have been arrested so far.
International groups are appealing for peace
So far, more than 350 airstrikes by Israel have been targeted in this conflict, targeting the army. At the same time 1000 rockets have been launched so far from the group of Islamic group of Gaza. Seeing the situation, it is clear that the struggle which started with the prayer on the Al Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem is now turning into a war. in between International community Appealing to reduce tension from both sides.
International communities are worried that the situation may get out of hand. Middle East Peace Ambassador to the United Nations Tor Waynesland said that both sides are taking it towards a wider war. UN Secretary-General Antonio Gutarais has said that he is deeply concerned about the violence.
Germany condemned the attacks on Israel and said that these attacks cannot be justified from anywhere. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told Russian President Vladimir Putin that the international community should teach him a stern and different lesson against Israel’s attitude towards the Palestinians.
Please tell that Harry Fawcett is reporting from southern Israel on behalf of Aljazeera. They have found out from the local report that Israel’s idea is to use force on ground along with air strike. He says, “Israel has not done this since 2014. There is a fear of the death of Israeli soldiers. Therefore, this decision is not so easy. But it seems that they also have this option. “