Sirens blared across the South this Saturday Tel Aviv and in central Israeli cities Rishan Lesion and HolanFor the first time since the Palestinian terror group’s violence intensified on Friday Islamic Jihad.
According to initial reports, the report The Times of Israel, Some of the rockets were intercepted by the air defense system Iron Domeand others fell in open areas.
Soon the sirens sounded Ashkelon, Sterod and other cities near the border of the Gaza Strip. Initial reports suggest that several missiles have been intercepted.
There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage in either attack.
YesE counts as a terrorist group He initiated Almost 400 rockets and mortars against Israel From Friday afternoon.
The clashes began on Friday when Israel launched bombing raids on Islamic Jihad targets in the Gaza Strip. Israel Defense Forces (IDF) On Saturday, an attack was carried out on military positions belonging to the terrorist organization Islamic Jihad. Seven army positions have already been destroyed since this morning. Helicopters, fighter jets and planes hit several military targets belonging to Islamic Jihad.
The military objectives of the attacked organization are a complex one Military training and A Weapon shop In the city Khan Younisand a military compound in Gaza City that served the organization’s fleet for training and equipment storage.
A military compound that housed an arms depot belonging to the organization was hit, which was also used as a meeting place for terrorist activities.
Attacks on these locations significantly affect the terrorist organization’s ability to develop its military capabilities.
In addition, the Israeli military arrested at least 20 members of the terrorist organization during nighttime raids in the West Bank. It is coupled with its new bombing campaign LoopDubbed Operation ‘Dawn’, it has already killed at least eleven people, including a senior officer of the organization, and injured 80 others.
Israeli Defense Minister Benny GantzHe revealed this Saturday The army will inflict “severe damage” on Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) in the Gaza Strip In the current climate of increasing violence, “To restore peace“In the region.
“Islamic Jihad leaders relax in restaurants and hotels in Tehran, Syria and Lebanon. They are cut off from the Palestinian people and severely affect the lives of the people of Gaza. They also have to pay the price”, he revealed Gantz. He added: “Our operational measures against perpetrators of terrorism will continue and be intensified.”
Israeli army chief Aviv Kohavi said the IDF has two main objectives: “One is to prevent all attacks, and two, to critically attack the Islamic Jihad organization here in Judea and Samaria.”
“We will not allow any organization to damage the sovereignty of the State of Israel in any field,” he added.
“Introvert. Thinker. Problem solver. Evil beer specialist. Prone to fits of apathy. Social media expert. Award-winning food fanatic.”