Israel says it’s taking steps to maintain hospitals operating and minimise civilian casualties. It accuses Hamas of working in densely populated areas, together with round hospitals, and utilizing civilians as human shields and has launched images and movies supporting this allegation, which the Islamist group denies.
The Palestinian Purple Crescent Society mentioned in an announcement that medical groups at Al-Amal Hospital in Khan Younis can be unable to carry out surgical procedures as a result of oxygen provides have been depleted.
Extra households have been displaced from Khan Younis on Sunday. Some individuals took dust roads to get nearer to the town of Rafah alongside the border with Egypt or Deir Al-Balah to the north. Others headed west to an space referred to as Al-Mawasi the place residents described being crammed right into a small space.
“It’s as crowded as it could get,” mentioned electrician Abu Raouf, a father of 4. “Folks have misplaced their capability to assume, their capability to really feel, they’re transferring like robots, it’s only a matter of time earlier than Israel sends tanks into right here as nicely, there is no such thing as a place protected.”
Reem Abu Tair left Khan Younis within the chilly with three youngsters, one in every of them an toddler.
“We managed to save lots of our lives, we escaped bombings and the destruction that’s surrounding us solely to finish up within the chilly. So, if a toddler doesn’t die from the bombing, he’ll die from the chilly,” Abu Tair mentioned.