Israeli tanks had been stationed round a hospital advanced in northern Gaza the place 12 Palestinians had been killed and dozens wounded as combating intensified amid indicators of an imminent truce within the Strip, the Gaza Strip’s Well being Ministry stated on Monday.
There was no speedy affirmation from the Israeli military of the stories from the Indonesian hospital, however the Palestinian Information Company (Wafa) stated that the hospital had been subjected to artillery shelling.
Like many different well being services in besieged Gaza, the Indonesian Hospital, established in 2016 with funding from Indonesian organizations, has ceased operations. However Well being Ministry spokesman Ashraf Al-Qudra stated that there have been about 700 folks, together with medical groups and wounded, inside the power.
On the opposite aspect of the Gaza Strip, which is managed by the Islamic Resistance Motion (Hamas), well being officers stated that a minimum of 14 Palestinians had been killed in two Israeli air strikes on houses within the city of Rafah, close to the border with Egypt.
The Israeli military issued an announcement containing a video exhibiting air strikes and forces transferring from home to deal with, saying that it had killed three Hamas brigade leaders and a gaggle of Palestinian fighters, with out specifying particular places.
Moreover, a minimum of 24 folks had been killed in a raid on a UN-run faculty in Gaza. In accordance with the United Nations, practically 7,000 folks had been taking shelter on the faculty. One other faculty was bombed on Friday.
First printed: November 20, 2023 | 11:27 pm he
(Tags for translation) Palestinian-Israeli battle