The Palestinian-Israeli conflict continues to heat up! The Israeli army attacked again, and the ground troops gathered in large numbers…
China News Service, May 15th. On the 14th local time, the Palestinian-Israeli conflict continued to heat up. The Israeli Defense Forces launched a fierce attack on the Gaza Strip, including air strikes and shelling. At the same time, the Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas) is not to be outdone, and continues to launch rockets into Israel, with a cumulative number of more than 2,000.
On May 14, local time, Israel continued to launch air strikes on the Gaza Strip, and the flames of bomb explosions illuminated the night sky.
Air strikes and artillery strikes, Israel launched a fierce attack
Hamas has launched more than 2,000 rockets
According to Israeli media reports, on that day, about 160 Israeli troops The plane launched a large-scale attack on a network of tunnels in Hamas. According to the IDF, the attack lasted about 40 minutes and approximately 450 missiles fell on 150 targets in northern Gaza.
In addition to the air strikes, Israeli armored forces and artillery also opened fire on the Gaza Strip at the border. The attack lasted more than an hour. Israel Defense Forces spokesman Zilberman said that the implementation of this operation benefited from a large amount of intelligence and careful planning.
Gaza Health Department officials stated that since May 10, at least 126 people have died in the Gaza Strip, including 31 children and 20 women. In addition, 950 people were injured to varying degrees.
On the other hand, Hamas is also continuing to launch rockets into Israel. According to the Israeli military, since the beginning of the conflict, more than 2,000 rockets have been fired from Gaza to Israel, most of which have been intercepted by Israel’s “Iron Dome” air defense system, but some rockets have exploded in Israel.
The Israeli authorities said that Israel has killed 8 people in the conflict, including 2 children.
On May 11, local time, in Gaza, a Palestinian woman with a child evacuated the building.
10 Palestinians killed in the West Bank
Recently, violent conflicts between Jews and Israeli Arab minorities have also occurred in many areas of Israel. The Israeli police said they had arrested at least 23 people during the riots.
In addition, in order to oppose the actions of the Israeli army, a large number of Palestinians held demonstrations in more than 200 locations in the West Bank on the 14th.
After that, the Israeli army drove the demonstrators away. The Palestinian Red Crescent Society stated that the demonstrators were attacked by Israeli bullets and tear gas, and more than 500 Palestinians were injured.
According to the Palestinian Ministry of Health, 9 Palestinians were killed by Israeli troops in the conflict in the West Bank.
p >Multi-country mediation, the United Nations calls for a ceasefire
A large number of Israeli ground forces have assembled
In order to ease the current tension between the two sides, the mediators of countries and organizations including Egypt, Qatar, and the United Nations are working with All parties have stepped up contacts, and UN Secretary-General Guterres called for an immediate ceasefire. However, the parties have not yet reached any ceasefire agreement.
In the United States, White House spokesperson Psaki said that the United States is focusing on using US relations in the region to end the crisis diplomatically.
The irony is that the UN Security Council was unable to issue a joint statement on the Palestine-Israel situation at two meetings. This is because 14 of the 15 members of the Security Council participating in the meeting supported the statement, but only the United States opposed it. .
At present, Israel has assembled about 10,000 reserve soldiers and said that ground attack is an option. Many parties worry that if the situation still fails to cool down, the conflict may worsen into a full-scale war.