BREAKING: Senior Hamas terrorist eliminated by IDF forces in Khan Yunis, southern Gaza.
Hamas terror group confirms the death of senior commander Nourreddin Mohammed Salama Barake in a failed attempt to kidnap him by Israeli special forces in Khan Younis.
Arabs report at least 5 Hamas terrorists killed in IDF targeted strikes.
Reports suggest that Hamas terrorists clashed with an Israeli special unit in Khan Younis. Some reports suggest the incident occurred inside an underground tunnel, others suggest it occurred above ground.
Israeli airstrikes targeted the area, which is without power now.
Hamas interior ministry confirms a large-casualty security incident in the southern Gaza Strip. Police forces are called to high alert.
Airstrikes continue at this point.
Israeli Police closed roads near Zikim beach, north of the Gaza fence, due to a security incident.
IDF Spokesperson’s Unit confirmed that fire exchanges had developed during a security activity in Gaza.
Gaza border communities’ residents were instructed to remain close to bomb shelters as incoming rocket sirens sounded near the Gaza border and the central Negev.