The death toll in Gaza from the Israeli offensive exceeds 21,000

“In the last 24 hours alone, the Israeli occupation forces have committed themselves 16 massacres against entire families, killing 195 and wounding 325,” Ashraf al Qudra, spokesman for the Hamas-controlled ministry, said in a statement.

The Israeli army said yesterday that its forces were intensifying the offensive in Khan Younis, a Hamas stronghold in the south of the Palestinian enclave where it is believed to be hiding. Yahya Sinwarthe head of the Islamic group in Gaza.

And this Wednesday, authorities in Gaza denounced that Israeli soldiers continued to besiege and “increased their attacks” against the Naser Medical Complex, the most important in that area, for fear that the same hospital plan will be repeated. Al Shifathe most important in the entire Gaza Strip, and which was dismantled after the Israeli army found Hamas infrastructure in its underground.

According to the Red Crescent emergency service, “the bombing of a residential building in front of Al Amal Hospital in Jan Yunis, left dozens of dead and injured.”

In the same area, the upper floors of the Red Crescent’s main building were attacked in recent days, wounding dozens of internally displaced people who sought refuge in the facilities, according to a United Nations report released on Wednesday.

“We call on international institutions to take effective and urgent measures to ensure the protection of the Naser Medical Complex, its staff, the injured, the sick and the thousands of displaced people there,” he said. Al Qudra.

The Israeli army continues its powerful offensive by air, land and sea on the Gaza Strip on day 82 of its war, despite growing international pressure for a ceasefire to ease the unprecedented humanitarian crisis plaguing the Palestinian enclave plagues.

France on Tuesday asked Israel for a ceasefire and demanded “concrete measures” to protect civilians in Gaza, where almost all residents have been displaced, amid an unprecedented humanitarian crisis due to the collapse of hospitals , the outbreak of epidemics and shortage of drinking water, food, medicine, electricity and fuelall in the middle of winter.

Source: El heraldo