IDF confirms over 100 air, naval strikes on Gaza Strip

ByJPOST.COM STAFF
November 21, 2012 07:46

The IDF Spokesperson's Office confirmed on Wednesday airstrikes and naval attacks took place during the night Tuesday, hitting around 50 targets throughout the Gaza Strip. Overall, more than 100 terror sites were targeted, of which approximately 50 were underground rocket launchers, the IDF stated.

A senior Hamas operative responsible for aerial defense operations was targeted, as well as several other terrorist squads, according to IDF Spokespersons.



Targets included smuggling tunnels used to carry fuel, military communication centers, a police compound, rocket launching sites, three weapons depots and a weapons manufacturing site.

The IAF also targeted the Ministry of Internal Security in Gaza, which the IDF stated served as one of Hamas's main command and control centers.

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