The Hamas-controlled Ministry of Health said hundreds were killed in a bombing of a hospital in the Gaza Strip. Al Jazeera. Israel says it cannot yet publish anything about the news.
according to Al Jazeera At least five hundred people died. Hospital doctors say the building is still burning. Haaretz He writes that the authorities reported at least two hundred deaths. Both numbers have not yet been independently verified.
The Arab National Hospital is located in Gaza City, north of the Gaza Strip. It was said that the injured and escaped were present in the hospital.
The Israeli Armed Forces say they do not yet have any details about the attack. A spokesman for the Gaza Division said: “I have contacted the Gaza Division and the field coordinator, and we do not yet have all the details.” Haaretz When asked about the attack. “It is difficult to believe that such a large number of deaths occurred. There are many false reports from Hamas.”
An Israeli security source previously said otherwise Reuters Any attack on the Gaza Strip “will be approved at the highest levels” within the armed forces.
Mourning was declared for three days
Israel has launched thousands of missile attacks on the Gaza Strip since Hamas invaded Israel more than a week ago. Citizens in the Gaza Strip were ordered to move to the south, but it became clear on Tuesday that many people were still in the north of the Strip.
Hundreds of Palestinians took to the streets of the West Bank to express their anger over the alleged attack on the hospital. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas declared three days of mourning.
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