The military is said to have attacked the homes of Yehiyeh Sinwar, a senior Hamas leader in Gaza, and his brother.
Israeli forces say they will destroy the home of the Hamas leader in Gaza as the incident unfolds bombing of Palestinian houses.
The attack targeted the homes of Yehiyeh Sinwar, a senior Hamas leader in Gaza, and his brother Muhammad, another senior Hamas member. An AFP news witness confirmed that Sinwar’s house had been hit.
On Saturday, Israel detonated a bomb at the home of Khalil al-Hayeh, a senior Hamas political official, claiming that the house was one of the terrorist weapons.
There were no immediate reports of attempted assassinations. Hamas members have been in hiding since the most recent strike, which began on Monday.
Speaking to protesters in Palestine in Doha, Qatar on Saturday night, Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh said the group would continue.
“Rejection will not be subjugated and will always be on top of the mountain, carrying a sword and shield to Jerusalem and Al-Aqsa, God willing,” he said. “This is besieged Gaza… 15 years under siege from all sides, today it is Gaza.”
Israeli forces have also staged a series of demonstrations against Hamas.
Hamas and Islamic Jihad militias have confirmed that 20 militants have been killed since the start of the war, while Israel has called them militants.
Passing the pipe
More than 170 Palestinian civilians, including at least 47 children, have been killed in the Gaza Strip in seven days since the Israeli occupation. In the occupied West Bank, Israeli forces have killed at least 13 Palestinians.
Israel has reported 10 deaths, including two children, from the thousands of missiles fired by Hamas, many of whom were detained by Israeli air security.
There has been spread civil strife in Israel amid growing tensions.
Earlier in the week, Israeli warplanes hit several homes and roads in central Gaza City. Airstrikes hit a statue that closed one of the main access roads to al-Shifa Hospital, the hospital’s Strip Hospital.
According to the Gaza Ministry of Health, the hospital’s medical head was also killed in an Israeli offensive.
Since the beginning of the conflict, Israel has destroyed the tallest offices in Gaza and its quarters, claiming to be armed with Hamas weapons.
Saturday, Israeli missions knocked down al-Jalaa’s 11th floor building, located in Al Jazeera and Associated Press offices.
Hamas began a stone-throwing in Israel on Monday following the destruction of protesters protesting the expulsion of Palestinian families from the Sheikh Jarrah area of East Jerusalem and an attack on the Al-Aqsa Mosque.
The United Nations Security Council is meeting over the weekend to discuss the escalating violence between Israel and Palestine over the years.