The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) announced that they have completed the encirclement of Gaza City, cutting it off from the southern areas of the Gaza Strip. At tvn24.pl we summarize the most important events in the Middle East in recent hours.
> The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) announced that they have completed the encirclement of Gaza City, cutting it off from the southern areas of the Gaza Strip. – We are at the peak of the battle. We have achieved impressive successes and have crossed the outskirts of Gaza City. We are moving forward, said the Israeli prime minister on Thursday Benjamin Netanyahu in a statement released by his office.
> The Israeli air force is not using even half of its forces in the Gaza Strip, said General Herci Halewi, chief of the general staff of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF), in a television interview.
> Israeli military engineers have begun destroying Hamas tunnels in parts of the Gaza Strip that came under army control as a result of the ground operation, the Times of Israel reported. Various types of robots and explosives are used to destroy tunnels.
> American The House of Representatives passed a bill allocating $14 billion in military aid to Israel and cutting spending on the American tax office. Opposition to the package and disconnecting it from aid for Ukraine announced the majority in the Senate and President Biden, who threatened to veto it.
> Bahrain withdrew its ambassador from Israel on Thursday. The Israeli ambassador left the Kingdom of Bahrain “slightly early,” authorities in Manama said. At the same time, the government did not confirm the information about the “suspension” of economic relations between the two countries, provided by the Bahraini parliament.
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