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Israel uses “burning balloons” to launch air strikes on Gaza, Israeli-Palestinian conflict news

After the Palestinians in the besieged enclave sent burning balloons to southern Israel, Israel carried out air strikes on Gaza.

Witnesses from the Israeli military and Gaza said that the Israeli Air Force launched an air strike on the Gaza Strip early on Wednesday after Palestinians in the besieged enclave fired incendiary balloons into southern Israel.

The Israeli army stated in a statement that it had attacked the Hamas compound and was “prepared to respond to all situations, including renewed fighting in the face of continuing terrorist acts from Gaza.”

It is not clear whether the explosion caused casualties.

Palestinian sources told AFP that the attack targeted at least one location east of the southern city of Khan Younis.

The air strike marks the first major outbreak between Israel and Gaza Ceasefire According to the Gaza authorities, the 11-day Israeli attack on the territory ended on May 21, which killed 256 Palestinians, including 66 children. In Israel, 12 people were killed by rockets launched from the enclave.

This is also the first attack on Gaza since the new Israeli coalition government led by right-wing nationalists. Naftali Bennett, Took over over the weekend, ending Benjamin Netanyahu’s 12-year term as prime minister.

New government Monday Approved a “provocative” parade Launched by Israeli far-right nationalists and pro-settler groups through occupied East Jerusalem.

Hundreds of Palestinians in Gaza protest Opposed to the so-called “Flag of march“This marked the anniversary of the Israeli occupation of the eastern part of the city in 1967.

At the time of the rally, Israel planned to forcibly expel Palestinian families from the vicinity of Sheikh Jarrah, and tensions remained high.

Before the parade, Israeli police forcibly removed dozens of Palestinians from outside the Damascus gate in the old city. Israeli police fired stun grenades in the area around Damascus Gate. At least 17 Palestinians were arrested and 33 others were injured.

Hundreds of Jewish ultranationalists who participated in the parade were heard chanting “death of the Arabs” in Hebrew. In another anti-Palestinian slogan, they shouted: “May your village burn.”



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