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The Israeli army escalates against Gaza... and calls up 25,000 reservists

The Israeli army escalates against Gaza… and calls up 25,000 reservists

Israel renewed the bombing of several sites of the “Jihad” movement in western Gaza, while the Israeli army announced that special forces and artillery belonging to it attacked military points of the “Jihad” movement, today, Friday, after bombing targets belonging to the movement in the Gaza Strip led For the killing of a prominent leader in it.

Al-Arabiya/Al-Hadath correspondent reported that 5 people, including children, were injured in the Shejaiya neighborhood, as a result of the Israeli shelling.

For his part, the Israeli army spokesman, Avichai Adraee, said that the chief of staff instructed the army to move to a state of emergency and open the higher operations room of the chief of staff.

Meanwhile, Al-Arabiya correspondent reported that the Israeli army decided to call up 25,000 reservists due to the escalation in Gaza.

The process is not over

The Israeli army had revealed that Air raids Which he launched, on Friday, in Gaza, killed 15 people, stressing that the operation targeting the Islamic Jihad is not over yet.

“According to our assessment, 15 people were killed in the operation,” IDF spokesman Richard Hecht told media outlets. He stressed that the operation “is not over yet,” describing it as a “preemptive attack” on a senior leader in the movement.

At the same time, the newspaper (Times of Israel) reported today, Friday, that the Israeli police will reinforce its forces in areas subject to targeting by rockets.

Raise the level of alert

The newspaper reported that the Israeli police raised the alert level after the army carried out an extensive military operation against the Islamic Jihad movement in the Gaza Strip.

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It quoted a statement that the police are preparing reserve forces from the border police in preparation for their deployment in case of emergency.

To this, the Israeli army carried out, on Friday, strikes on the Gaza Strip, targeting sites of the Islamic Jihad movement.

A statement said: “We are now changing the Gaza Strip. A special case has been announced on the home front.”

The assassination of a leader in the jihad

His spokesman also confirmed the assassination of Taysir al-Jabari, a prominent leader in the Jihad movement in Gaza.

And Israel launched the latest military operation against the Islamic Jihad movement in the Gaza Strip, and its army spokesman said that the (Fajr Al-Sadiq) operation targeted members of two cells to launch anti-armor missiles who were on their way to carry out an operation.

In turn, the movement announced in a statement the killing of Taysir al-Jabari, one of the leaders of its military wing, in an Israeli air strike.

10 people killed

According to the Gaza Ministry of Health, at least 10 people, including a 5-year-old girl, were killed in the Israeli raids. A ministry spokesman said a state of emergency had been declared.

Television footage showed black smoke rising from the roof of a building in the densely populated sector.

Eyewitnesses and security sources said that Israeli warplanes fired at least one missile at an apartment in a residential tower in the middle of the Rimal neighborhood, west of Gaza City.

Operation is limited.

For its part, Al-Arabiya sources said that Israel informed Cairo that the operation in Gaza was limited, noting that Egypt had asked Tel Aviv to stop the provocations in the Strip.

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The strikes came after Israel arrested Bassam al-Saadi, a prominent leader of the Islamic Jihad movement, during a raid in the West Bank city of Jenin earlier this week.

After that, Israel closed all Gaza crossings and some nearby roads.