Earlier today, the Israeli defence Force launched a military assault on the Gaza strip, in which it targeted and killed Ahmed Jabri, the top military leader of Hamas.
It’s becoming clear that the strike was part of a larger operation, dubbed “Pillar of defence,” by the IDF.
“We are still at the beginning of the event, not at the end,” Israeli defence Minister Ehud Barak said at a Press conference. The Guardian is also posting tweets in which people in Gaza claim that the bombings have picked up again, as of 4:11 p.m. EST.
Here’s a video of the bombings and the aftermath posted on YouTube by the geopolitical intelligence firm Stratfor:
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