China News Agency, Beijing, August 26. Comprehensive news: Recently, the Israeli army has repeatedly clashed with Palestinians demonstrating in the Gaza Strip, causing many casualties. At the same time, Israeli troops repeatedly used air strikes on the Gaza Strip this month for “responding to attacks by the Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas).”
According to Al Jazeera’s report, on the 25th local time, hundreds of Palestinians marched and demonstrated beside the fence set up by Israel in the Gaza Strip, demanding that Israel relax its blockade of the area. The Israeli army used tear gas and live ammunition to disperse the demonstrators. According to reports from Palestinian medical staff, at least nine people were injured in the conflict.
On the 21st, the Israeli army used tear gas and live ammunition in another demonstration involving hundreds of Palestinians. At least 41 Palestinians were injured. Among them, a 13-year-old boy was shot in the head and another was injured. Overweight died on the 25th.
The Israeli military said that the military was forced to fight back after Palestinian “mobs” threw explosive devices on the border fence, and an Israeli soldier was seriously injured in the conflict. That night, Israeli troops bombed several Hamas military targets in the Gaza Strip, claiming to be a response to the riots that day.
In a statement issued by the Palestinian Maan News Agency on the 25th, Hamas spokesman Abdul Latif Kanu expressed condolences to the deadly wounded Palestinians. He also confirmed that the Palestinians “will continue to resist Israeli occupation.” action”.
According to Reuters, citing sources in Egypt, Egypt temporarily closed the border crossing with the Gaza Strip due to the riots on the 21st, and the border crossing will be reopened on the 26th.
On the evening of August 7, Israeli forces attacked Hamas military installations in the Gaza Strip. On the 16th, for the first time since the ceasefire between Palestine and Israel this year, a rocket was fired from the Gaza Strip into Israel, and it was intercepted by the Israeli air defense system. Late on the night of the 23rd, the Israeli army bombed many military targets in the Gaza Strip. According to Palestinian media reports, Israeli warships also opened fire on many fishing boats in the Gaza Strip that day. Up to now, no casualties have been reported in these incidents.
The Israeli army emphasized that the several air strikes on the Gaza Strip are retaliatory actions against the Hamas attacks and will continue to resolutely respond to “any terrorist attempt.” In recent times, burning balloons have been frequently launched from the Gaza Strip into Israel, causing many fires. The Israeli army stated in a statement on the 22nd that it has decided to send more troops to the border of the Gaza Strip. (over)Return to Sohu to see more
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