The Israeli bombardment of the Gaza Strip has entered its seventh day in a row, with airstrikes on Sunday morning killing at least four Palestinians, injuring dozens more and leveling at least two residential buildings.
The house of Hamas chief Yahya al-Sinwar in Gaza was also targeted.
Sirens of rocket fire coming across the city of Tel Aviv, Israel, people took refuge in the bomb shelter, and the Israeli army launched its “Iron Dome” air defense system to intercept the Hamas rocket.
The increase comes just hours after Israeli missiles hit a refugee camp. Murder At least 10 Palestinians with eight children and – A tall building has been brought down Providing accommodation in the offices of media outlets, including Al Jazeera
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu promised in a televised speech that he would continue to attack Gaza “as long as necessary,” and Hamas leader Ismail Haniya said “resistance will not work.”
At least 148 Palestinians, including 41 children, have been killed in the Gaza Strip in the past week. About 5050 people were injured. Israeli forces have killed at least 13 Palestinians in the occupied West Bank.
At least 10 people were killed in Israel on Saturday and two new deaths were reported. The Israeli military says hundreds of rockets have been fired from Gaza into various Israeli positions and that they have added more reinforcements near the enclave.
Here are the latest updates:
Israel has targeted the home of the Hamas chief in Gaza
The group’s TV station reported that Israel had attacked the home of a senior Hamas leader.
Yahya al-Sinwar has led Hamas’ political and military wing in Gaza since 2017.
‘Intense air strike in last seven days’
Al Jazeera’s Safwat al-Qahlout reported live from Gaza that Israeli jets carried out 150 airstrikes across the Gaza Strip early Sunday morning, killing at least 600 people in Gaza City alone.
Emergency responders believe several families are trapped under the rubble of their destroyed homes, Al-Qahlout reported.
Gaza’s health ministry says many Palestinians are being rushed to hospital with injuries.
Israeli forces shot and killed Palestinian youths in the West Bank
The Palestinian news agency WAFA reported that Israeli forces had shot dead a Palestinian youth north of Tulkarem in the West Bank, citing the health ministry.
At least nine people were injured and taken to hospital after soldiers opened fire, WAFA said.
Massive rallies across America in support of Palestine
John Hendren of Al Jazeera, published from Washington, D.C., said there was “unusual support” for the Palestinians in the United States on Saturday.
“There were protests in New York, Chicago, Colorado and Washington DC. These are what we thought were an unusually pro-Palestinian crowd of a few thousand people, “he said.
“They wanted the US government to put more pressure on Israel to end the conflict. The real feeling of dissatisfaction was that the policies of the Biden administration have not been significantly different from the policies of the Trump administration or any other U.S. administration over the past several years. “
‘Heavy bombing’ near Gaza UN office
Matthias Shamle, the Gaza director of the UN agency for Palestinian refugees (UNRWA), described the “heavy bombardment” near the agency’s compound early Sunday morning.
– Matthias Shamle (@MatzShamle) May 15, 2121
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