Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Opinion

Israel Uncovers Hamas Tunnel Complex, Recovers 5 Hostages’ Bodies

via IDF

The IDF has uncovered extensive Hamas tunnel complexes, including a large underground headquarters with weapons and infrastructure.

They recovered the bodies of five hostages and continue to work on returning others.

In a statement, the IDF said: “In recent weeks, the 551st Brigade of the 162nd Division secured control of the area of the Jabalya camp – one of Hamas’ operational centers in the Gaza Strip. The operations included fierce battles during which many terrorists were killed by IDF soldiers and hundreds of weapons were located.”

“As part of the operation, and following advanced intelligence, the soldiers, in cooperation with the Multidimensional Unit and the Yahalom Unit, exposed a strategic tunnel network that served as Hamas’ northern headquarters in Gaza,” the statement continued.

“The underground headquarters, which included two levels – the first approximately 10 meters deep and the second dozens of meters deep.”

“The tunnel network, with many routes, was used for directing combat and the movement of terrorists. At the depth of the military headquarters, weapons, infrastructure for manufacturing weapons, and emergency hideouts were found. The network was connected to a shaft leading to the residence of the Commander of Hamas’ Northern Brigade, Ahmad Andur. The underground network also passed beneath a school and a hospital.”

Five hostages abducted on October 7th included: Warrant Officer Ziv Dado, Sergeant Ron Sherman, Corporal Nik Beizer, Eden Zacharia, and Elia Toledano.

“May their memory be a blessing,” the statement added.

The forces have also been dismantling the subterranean headquarters and recovering weapons and explosives, including in schools.

While Hamas rocket launches into Israel have decreased, the IDF’s counter-offensive continues.

You May Also Like

Gallery

Nancy Mace: Trailblazer, Veteran, and Rising Political Star Significant staff turnover Republican Rep. Nancy Mace has experienced significant staff turnover, with her entire Capitol...

Media

A professor at Cal State University known for her involvement in Black Lives Matter criticized the Kansas City Chiefs’ Super Bowl victory and Taylor...

Gallery

In the annals of American politics, few legal battles have captured the public’s attention and scrutiny quite like the case involving Jack Smith’s classified...

Media

Bodycam footage of a February shooting at Lakewood Church in Houston showed responding officers confronting an active shooter situation. In the video, an off-duty...

U.S. News

A tour helicopter crashed on Honopu Beach in Kauai, Hawaii, injuring one passenger with a back injury. The pilot and three other passengers were...

Gallery

Unveiling the Sun: Fascinating Facts About Our Celestial Neighbor. The Sun, the radiant heart of our solar system, has captivated human imagination for millennia....

Gallery

Donald J. Trump, the 45th President of the United States, remains one of the most polarizing figures in modern political history. His rise to...