Representatives of the Israeli army announced the start of Operation Dawn. Its goal is to destroy terrorist group “Islamic Jihad”* in the Gaza Strip.

“Currently, the Israeli military is striking in the region,” the IDF press service said.

At the same time, the country’s authorities have introduced a state of emergency in areas that are close to the Gaza Strip.

* recognized by the decision of the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation of 06/02/2006 as a terrorist organization, its activities are prohibited in the Russian Federation