Hamas Surprise Attack on Israel With 5000 Rockets Results at Least 22 Israeli Killed:
The situation in Israel and Gaza has escalated significantly, with Hamas launching a major attack involving barrages of rockets fired from Gaza and fighters infiltrating the Israeli border by land, sea, and air. The conflict has resulted in casualties on both sides, with at least 22 Israelis reported dead and hundreds wounded. The Israeli military has responded with airstrikes in Gaza.
Tensions had been rising along the Israel-Gaza border in the preceding weeks, leading to this major escalation. The UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process has condemned the attacks as “heinous attacks targeting civilians” and called for an immediate end to the violence.
The situation is rapidly evolving, and international observers are expressing deep concern for the well-being of civilians caught in the crossfire. The conflict adds to ongoing challenges in the region and underscores the urgency of finding a peaceful resolution.
Hamas has called on “the resistance fighters in the West Bank” and urged “Arab and Islamic nations” to join the ongoing fight against Israel. This call follows the launching of a major attack, including rocket barrages and fighters infiltrating the Israeli border. The conflict has resulted in casualties on both sides, with escalating tensions in the region.
Hezbollah, based in Lebanon, stated that it is closely monitoring the events in Gaza and is in “direct contact with the leadership of the Palestinian resistance.” The situation continues to be highly volatile, with concerns growing about the impact on civilians and the potential for further escalation.