A video taken by Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip showed three huge explosions and fighter jets could be heard flying overhead. There was no immediate confirmation of possible casualties.
The Israeli military stated that the target of the attack was a rocket factory and a military outpost. Hamas. This is also blame aggressive Any acts of violence initiated by Islamic groups in the territories under their control.
The ceasefire facilitated by Egypt and other mediators has been fragile. Radicals Hamas The group said Israel Did not take serious steps to ease the blockade it imposed Gaza Egypt helped when the Islamic movement seized control of the coastal enclaves in 2007.
If Israel does not end the administrative detention of a Palestinian prisoner who has been on a hunger strike for more than 130 days, other organizations, such as the smaller but more hawkish Islamic Jihad, threaten military escalation, and the tensions are also serious.
On Wednesday, Palestinian militants Gaza Shot and wounded an Israeli civilian near the security fence. Israel Respond to multiple targets with tank firepower Hamas The first exchange of fire in months.
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