During the night of October 8-9, the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) attacked more than 500 strategic targets in the Gaza Strip that are associated with the Palestinian radical organization Hamas. About it reported at the IDF press office.
“In a wave of attacks overnight, the IDF attacked more than 500 strategic targets of terrorist organizations in the Gaza Strip,” the report said.
Among the objects attacked were seven operational headquarters of Hamas and one of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad (banned in Russia), a high-rise building with the military headquarters of Hamas, a building used by the Hamas Navy, three terrorist tunnels, etc.
The Israeli Army stressed that it will continue “forceful attacks in the Gaza Strip and inflict mortal damage on terrorist organizations.”
On the morning of October 7, the Palestinian group Hamas began military operations against Israel. The Israeli Army (IDF) responded by launching Operation Iron Swords, and the Israeli government announced that the country had entered a state of war. According to Israeli media, more than 700 citizens of the country were killed as a result of the Hamas attack on Israel. In Palestine, more than 400 deaths were reported, with about 2,200 injured.