Israeli forces have launched a ground operation in the Gaza Strip controlled by the Palestinian armed group Hamas. The Israeli army confirmed on Thursday that four more soldiers were killed in Gaza. This brought the number of Israeli soldiers killed to 338. This information was reported in the live report of Anadolu Agency and BBC on Friday.
But the al-Qassam Brigades, Hamas’ military wing, said the number of Israeli soldiers killed in Gaza was higher.
On October 7, Hamas fired thousands of rockets from Gaza towards Israel. Hamas claims that they fired 5,000 rockets at Israel in 20 minutes. At the same time, the fighters of Hamas have made sudden rampages in the country by crossing the border of Israel. The death toll in Israel has exceeded 1,400. More than three thousand were injured. Since then there has been fierce fighting between Israel and Hamas.
The number of dead in Gaza has exceeded 9,000 in the attack by Israeli forces. The Hamas-run Ministry of Health confirmed this information on Thursday. A spokesman for the ministry. Ashraf al-Kidra said, 9 thousand 61 people were killed in Gaza. Among them, 3 thousand 760 people are under 18 years of age.
Meanwhile, the United Nations children’s agency UNICEF has described the attack by Israeli forces on the Jabalia refugee camp in the Palestinian Gaza Strip as ‘horrendous and appalling’. The organization called for an end to killing and imprisoning children.