Israel attacks gaza strip

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LONDON -- Israel i warplanes continued to bombard the neighboring Gaza Strip on Monday, a day after carrying out the deadliest single attack there in the latest outbreak of violence between Israel's military and Hamas, the Palestinian militant group ruling the blockaded territory. The attack levelled buildings and targeted roads leading to a hospital, preventing ambulances from reaching the wounded. Medical doctors were among the dead, according to the health ministry, which called on the international community to protect the already fragile health system in the Gaza Strip. In total, people -- including 61 children and 36 women -- have died in the Gaza Strip since tensions escalated last week. About 1, others have been injured so far, according to the health ministry. In a televised address on Sunday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to continue the offensive at "full-force" and for "as long as necessary," saying his country "wants to levy a heavy price" on Hamas.

Israel attacks Gaza Strip as violence intensifies

Israel attacks Gaza Strip with air and ground troops as violence intensifies - CBS News

Israel conducted dozens of air strikes on the Gaza Strip on Monday, after Palestinian militants fired barrages of rockets at southern Israeli cities. Israel said it hit facilities belonging to the militant group Hamas and several commanders' homes, but main roads and power lines were also damaged. People in Gaza have told of their fear. Describing previous air strikes over the weekend, she said: "People we know [were killed], people we work with The Israeli military said more than 50 warplanes conducted a minute attack on the Gaza Strip shortly before dawn on Monday. They struck 35 "terror targets" and destroyed more than 15km 9. The military also said it had hit the homes of nine "high-ranking" Hamas commanders.

Israel and Occupied Palestinian Territories 2020

Tel Aviv — Israel continued to bombard the Gaza Strip Friday with artillery and airstrikes in response to a new barrage of rocket fire from the Hamas-run enclave. More than people have now been killed in Gaza and eight in Israel as the conflict continues to escalate. Days of violence have seen Israeli soldiers massing on the edge of the territory, though the army stressed there has been no ground incursion.
Gaza City — As a ceasefire in Gaza takes hold, stories of fear, resignation, and survival are emerging from the besieged territory. Many terrified civilians began saying their final goodbyes to family members and friends during the day onslaught, fearing they would die in one of the heaviest Israeli attacks on the Palestinian enclave ever. Ibrahim al-Talaa, 17, lives in Mughazi camp in the centre of the Gaza Strip. He was among those who sent a final farewell to extended family members and friends through Facebook. Ibrahim recounted his toughest day in the bloody attack as Israeli fighter jets heavily bombed near his home.