Tue 05 Dec 2023 6:07 pm - Jerusalem Time
Fierce confrontations in various locations in Gaza: Israeli army expanded their incursion into Khan Yunis
Israeli army continues to expand its ground operations in Khan Yunis to the south under air cover consisting of heavy raids and fire belts, at a time when the resistance factions continue to confront the occupation army’s attempts to penetrate into many areas, where several areas are witnessing fierce clashes.
The Israeli army announced, Tuesday evening, that its forces are “operating in the heart of Jabalia, in the heart of Shuja’iya, and in the heart of Khan Yunis,” while the Israeli occupation army, today, Tuesday, intensified its air strikes and artillery shelling of several areas in the Gaza Strip, especially the south of the Strip, which was exposed to intense fire belts in Khan Yunis, Jabalia, and Sheikh Radwan, which resulted in the death and injury of hundreds.
The commander of the southern region of the Israeli army, Yaron Finkelman, said: “We are in the heart of Jabalia, and in the heart of Shujaiya, and we will also start tonight in the heart of Khan Yunis,” adding that army members “are working in the terrorist strongholds of the Hamas organization... and are waging intense battles against Hamas "saboteurs" ” .
He pointed out that today was the most ferocious and intense day since the beginning of the ground incursion into the Gaza Strip, “in terms of the number of terrorists killed and the use of fire from the ground and from the air.” He said: "We are determined to continue the attack and deepen the achievement."
On the other hand, the Palestinian resistance factions continue to confront the occupation army’s attempts to penetrate into many areas, where several areas are witnessing fierce clashes, while the “Al-Qassam Brigades” announced: targeting Israeli armored vehicles, including tanks and troop carriers, including in Khan Yunis.
On the 60th day of the war, Israeli army aircraft intend to bomb inhabited homes, destroy residential areas, and commit massacres against civilians, the number of which exceeded more than 1,456 massacres, and claimed the lives of thousands of Palestinians, according to the government media office in Gaza.
The death toll rose to 15,899+ , while the number of injured rose to 42,000 wounded since the start of the Israeli aggression on the Gaza Strip, noting that 70% of them were children and women, according to what was announced by the spokesman for the Ministry of Health in Gaza, Ashraf Al-Qudra.