Israeli occupying forces intensify bombing of multiple cities Gaza Strip It carried out a limited incursion into Khan Younis, south of the Gaza Strip, hours before it took effect armisticeOn the other hand, the Palestinian resistance movement continues to confront occupying forces and tanks on various axes of the invasion and fire rockets at Israeli cities and military locations.
The developments come ahead of a truce between Palestinian factions and Israel, which Qatar’s foreign ministry said on Thursday would begin at 7am local time tomorrow (Friday).
Ismail Tawabta, director of the Gaza Government Information Office, said that in the past 24 hours, the occupying forces had committed more than 12 massacres throughout the Gaza Strip.
Al-Thawabta confirmed that more than 800,000 people live in Gaza and the northern Gaza governorate area and warned that they faced the threat of famine due to a lack of aid supplies.
At the same time, the Israeli occupying forces stated that “300 air strikes were launched against Islamic resistance targets (agitation) in the Gaza Strip in the past 24 hours.
The Israeli army added that its forces continued efforts to destroy tunnels and infrastructure belonging to Hamas, as well as sites for the production of combat equipment and launch sites for anti-tank missiles. He confirmed that his forces attacked Hamas targets in Jabaliya and that a drone struck militants moving towards Israeli forces.
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In turn, Anadolu news agency reported, citing witnesses and local sources, that Israeli military vehicles penetrated several meters into the border town of Kuzaa, east of Khan Younis governorate south of the Gaza Strip.
The incursion came after Israeli aircraft carried out heavy shelling and fired strips of fire into the area last night and Thursday morning to secure the entry of military vehicles, witnesses said.
On 19 November, Israeli warplanes dropped leaflets on towns east of Khan Yunis, calling on residents of these areas to evacuate for a full week.
The incursion came despite Israeli forces designating the southern Gaza Strip a “safe zone” and calling on residents of the northern Gaza Strip to flee there.
In return she said izdin qassam brigade Fierce clashes broke out between the military wing of the Hamas movement and the occupation forces that penetrated into the Juhr al-Dik area east of the central Gaza Strip.
The brigades added that they targeted occupying forces at Soviet-French military bases with large-caliber mortars and bombarded Israeli military crowds at Kibbutz Horit with short-range Lajum missiles.
In turn, she said Holy City BrigadeThe military wing of the Islamic Jihad movement said it used multiple mortars to bombard military crowds and occupation soldiers on the Nezarim axis.
Earlier, the Quds Force said its fighters were involved in fierce clashes with occupation soldiers in advancing areas in the northern Gaza Strip, noting that they targeted two occupation vehicles with “Tandum” and “RPG” shells.
An Al Jazeera reporter said an alarm was sounded in the Kisufim settlement in the Gaza Strip.
Sirens are often heard before rockets fired by Palestinian resistance groups into Israel fall.
Military vehicles remain at the concentration point in Gaza City. Three days ago, they retreated more than 3 kilometers westward from the Al-Sabra neighborhood and the western outskirts of the Al-Zaytoun neighborhood (east of Gaza City), all leading to the Al-Shifa Medical Center in the west of the city.
Troops also withdrew from the Tal al-Hawa neighborhood south of Gaza City and the southwest area of al-Rimmal in the city center, all the way to Al-Rashid Street on the Gaza seaside (where the incident occurred in Gaza City, according to witnesses and local sources to the west.
Israeli bulldozers and tanks caused widespread damage to all areas of Gaza City, especially the famous “Unknown Soldier” park area in the west of the city and areas near Al-Rimal, Tal Al-Hawa, Al-Nasr and Al-Shati Camp, according to witnesses.
In the northern Gaza Strip, Israeli forces continue to be stationed in open areas in the towns of Beit Hanoun (northeast) and Beit Lahiya (northwest).
According to eyewitnesses, Israeli forces advanced in the town of Jabaliya (northeast) and after reaching the vicinity of the Indonesian hospital, maintained their position in the area.
The Israeli army launched a devastating war against Gaza on the 48th day, leaving more than 14,532 martyrs, including more than 6,000 children and 4,000 women, and more than 35,000 injured, about 75% of whom were children and women, according to the Gaza government media office .