The weapons of the resistance are a red line that is non-debatable," Khalil Al Hayya, deputy head of Hamas in Gaza, told a press conference, referring to the Qassam Brigades
The sources said that Israeli planes struck the Badir site of the Izzidin Al Qassam Brigades
in southern Gaza, a metal workshop as well as another site for Al Qassam Brigades
in Beit Lahia north of the Strip causing material damage but not human injuries, according to Jordan News Agency (Petra).
Ibrahim al-Madhoun, a writer who is close to Hamas, said the killing highlighted the changes that have occurred in Gaza since Yehya Sinwar became the effective defense minister and representative of the Qassam Brigades
in Hamas' governing structure.
Al Qassam Brigades
, Hamas' armed wing, says it captured an Israeli soldier by the name Shaul Aron late on Sunday, but Ron Prosor, Israel's ambassador to the UN, dismissed the claim, saying that "those rumours were untrue".
Palestinian sources said that Israeli planes struck the Badir site of the Izzidin Al Qassam Brigades
in southern Gaza.
Last month, one Qassam Brigades
member was killed and six were injured after an explosion went off during a "training session in bomb-making" near Rafah, near the Egyptian border.
Al Qassam Brigades
bombed multiple #Israeli targets with 527 projectiles including Tel Aviv since the start of operation".
Hamas's armed wing, the Izz Al Deen Al Qassam Brigades
, said a total of four vehicles packed with explosives attacked Kerem Shalom and three exploded.
This fabricated tale that aims to distort the honourable and holy struggle of the Qassam Brigades
will not in any way affect the comprehensive revenge plan that the leaders of the Qassam Brigades
have formed for vengeance from the Zionist enemy.
The three included at least one of the men most wanted by Israel, Abdel Fatah Satari, the deputy commander of the Qassam Brigades
The weapons of the resistance are a red line that is non-debatable," Khalil al-Hayya, deputy head of Hamas in Gaza, told a press conference, referring to the Qassam Brigades
The movement's Gaza chief Ismail Haniyeh Feb 5 said the Qassam Brigades
were preparing "for any future clashes with the Zionist enemy", including by building tunnels on the border with Israel.