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LIVE BLOG: Israel Kills, Wounds Many in Ongoing Attacks on Besieged Gaza

  • August 05, 2022
A 5-year-old Palestinian girl was killed in Israeli attacks on the besieged Gaza Strip. (Photo: Video grab)

By Palestine Chronicle Staff

In a series of military strikes on the besieged Gaza Strip, the Israeli occupation army has killed and wounded many Palestinians, including a top Islamic Jihad leader and a 5-year-old girl.

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Fri, Aug 5, 6:00 pm GMT+2

Al-Jazeera, the official Palestinian news agency WAFA and other sources have said that up to eight Palestinians were killed so far in the Israeli attacks. Aside from al-Jabari, the attacks also killed a 5-year-old Palestinian girl.

Fri, Aug 5, 5:30 pm GMT+2

The Palestinian Islamic Jihad movement announced that the Gaza Northern Command leader of Al-Quds Brigades, Tayseer al-Jabari has been assassinated by Israel in an airstrike on Friday.

Earlier, the Israeli occupation army announced the start of a military operation against the Islamic Jihad movement in the Gaza Strip. It named it ‘True Dawn’.

Fri, Aug 5, 2:00 pm GMT+2

Israel deployed attack drones and increased its surveillance over the besieged Gaza Strip, fearing retaliation after its arrest of a Palestinian leader earlier this week, Haaretz reported on Thursday.

In an escalation of its 15-year-long siege, Israel shut all crossings into Gaza on Tuesday after it arrested Bassam al-Saadi, a senior member of Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ).

The shutdown has stopped the transport of goods and aid into Gaza and prevented workers from crossing into Israel.

(The Palestine Chronicle, Agencies)

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