Air Force Hits Explosives Laboratories at Islamic University in Gaza

[Jerusalem Post] Yaakov Katz - The Israel Air Force on Monday targeted two laboratories at the Islamic University in Gaza City which served as research and development centers for Hamas' military wing. The development of explosives was done under the auspices of university professors. The IDF said rockets and explosives were stored in the buildings. On Sunday, Israel struck at 40 tunnels along the Philadelphi Corridor at the Egypt-Gaza border. The majority of the Palestinians killed in the raids have been policemen and gunmen belonging to Izaddin Kassam, human rights activists and medical sources said Sunday. Israel decided Sunday to allow the transfer of 100 trucks into Gaza carrying donations of medical supplies and food from Jordan, Turkey and international organizations. According to a poll broadcast Sunday on Channel 10, 81% of Israelis support the war in Gaza and only 17% oppose it.

2008-12-29 06:00:00

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