Israeli army kills three Gaza militants after foiling border bombing

Israeli army kills three Gaza militants after foiling border bombing

Islamic Jihad is the second-most powerful armed group in the Gaza Strip, after Hamas, which runs the Palestinian enclave. "In response, an IDF tank targeted a military observation post in the southern Gaza Strip".

Meanwhile, Israel has started building an ocean barrier to prevent Palestinians leaving Gaza by sea, the Defence Ministry said on Sunday.

The military also said the air strike was payback for "continued attempts to sabotage security infrastructure, during the riots constantly led by the Hamas terror organization".

He called on the United Nations and other global bodies to protect the boat leaving from the enclave run by Palestinian resistance movement Hamas.

The baby reportedly may not have been killed from tear gas shot by Israeli soldiers on the Palestinian protesters, part of a series of protests dubbed the "Great March of Return", but rather died from a preexisting condition.

Since March thousands of Palestinians have been demonstrating along the Gaza-Israel security fence.

The Israeli military aggression killed almost 2,200 Palestinians and injured over 11,100 others.

On May 14 - the bloodiest day of the conflict coinciding with the US's highly-contested embassy move from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem - at least 60 Palestinians were killed by IDF live fire.

Israel has begun working on an ocean barrier aimed at preventing Palestinians in Gaza from infiltrating its territory, Israeli defence ministry has said.

Low-level demonstrations along the border have continued since protests peaked on May 14, when at least 61 Palestinians were killed as tens of thousands of Gazans protested the United States transfer of its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Low-level demonstrations along the border have continued since protests peaked on May 14, when at least 61 Palestinians died as tens of thousands of Gazans protested the USA moving its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

The incident comes as protests at the Israel-Gaza border resumed on Friday, resulting in dozens of injuries. It accuses Hamas of trying to carry out attacks under the guise of protests.

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