According to reports, Israel has called up 300,000 reservists to counter Hamas’s multipronged offensive.
This follows a weekend terror strike against Israel by the Islamic terrorist group Hamas. Over 1,200 people have been killed and thousands more injured. Moreover, it has been reported that Hamas has kidnapped a large number of Israeli nationals and US citizens and taken them as captives.
According to Rear-Admiral Daniel Hagari, Israel has never had a draft of this size. Anyone under the age of 40 who has retired from or has served in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) is obligated to enlist again and participate in the draft.
Every adult male in Israel must serve in the armed forces at the age of 18.
Reports show Israeli aircraft have started scouting targets in Gaza, according to the Jewish State’s top military spokesman, Rear-Admiral Daniel Hagari, on Monday, while ground forces strive to retake border towns and communities.
Israel has pledged to continue attacks until all military Hamas installations are destroyed. Officials say this undertaking will require a ground invasion that will require several months to complete.
It has come to light that the terrorist organization Hamas is blocking the exit of civilians from northern Gaza, killing unarmed Palestinians who intend to flee, and blocking American citizens from accessing the border to escape to Egypt.
IDF spokesman Jonathan Conricus had been sounding the alarm for days, saying that Hamas was blocking the exit of civilians from Gaza in preparation for an impending ground invasion. In an interview on CNN on Sunday, he used evidence from Israeli and foreign sources.
In an interactive discussion on Twitter/X on Sunday, Conricus elaborated on this issue, accusing Hamas of striking and killing 70 from a group of Palestinian people trying to evacuate.
A report shows Benjamin Netanyahu, prime minister of Israel, held the first meeting of his emergency unity government, proclaiming that Hamas assumed it would tear them apart, but Israel shall tear Hamas apart.