According to Reuters, Israel carried out air strikes on Hamas targets in Gaza. This happened after the fire balloon was released from the area, causing fire damage to fields in southern Israel.
According to the BBC, after midnight, drones and explosions can be heard in Gaza City. According to the Israeli army, fighter jets attacked Khan Younis and Hamas military bases in Gaza City. It is not clear whether there were casualties.
In a statement, the Israeli military stated that “in view of the ongoing terrorist acts in the Gaza Strip, it is prepared for all situations, including the resumption of hostilities”.
The back and forth violence occurred after the “flag march” in Jerusalem.Thousands of Israeli ultra-nationalists Walking down the street today Occupied East Jerusalem. Palestinian groups considered the demonstration a provocation.
This is the first Israeli air strike against Gaza since the ceasefire took effect on May 21. According to the United Nations, 242 people were killed in the previous attack.