IDF kills top Hamas commanders in Gaza; rocket barrages on southern Israel continue


“therefore, as I live,” says the Lord GOD, “I will prepare you for blood, and blood shall pursue you; since you have not hated blood, therefore blood shall pursue you.” Ezekiel 35:6

JNS: The Israeli military announced on Wednesday that a number of top Hamas commanders had been killed in a “complex” operation in the Gaza Strip.

The commanders, who the Israeli military said was “close to” the terror group’s military chief, Muhammad Deif, were killed simultaneously in Gaza City and Khan Yunis in what the army said in a statement was a “first of its kind” joint operation of the Israel Defense Forces and the Shin Bet.

Terrorist groups in Gaza have launched hundreds of rockets at central and southern Israel since Monday, killing several Israelis and wounding dozens more. In response to the ongoing attacks, which have been accompanied by violent rioting inside Israel, the IDF has struck hundreds of targets in the Gaza Strip. Read More