Israel Defense Forces Carries out Biggest Ever Air Strike against Hamas Since 2014

  • Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) carried out their biggest attack since 2014 against Hamas militant targets in Gaza. He went on to claim that the IDF raids were carried out following rocket-fire by Hamas from Gaza Strip to Israel. IDF claimed that over 200 projectiles (that includes both rockets and mortars) were fired since Friday to Israel and 3 Israelis were reportedly hurt by one of the rockets. The Israeli armed forces went on to say that around 40 Hamas facilities were targeted including Beit Lahia’s battalion headquarters, weapons storage facility, a Hamas training camp in al-Shati refugee camp’s high-rise building, and many more. Two Palestine teenagers are reportedly killed during the heavy airstrikes.