IDF soldiers uncovered a terror tunnel shaft in a mosque; the IDF continues to strike Hamas terrorists and infrastructure in the Gaza Strip
During ground operations, IDF troops uncovered a terror tunnel shaft located in a mosque in the Gaza Strip. Following the guidance of ground troops, IDF fighter jets and helicopters struck a terrorist cell that launched anti-tank missiles at the soldiers.
Over the past day, the IAF struck 200 terror targets, including terrorist operatives, weapon production sites, anti-tank missile launchers and operational command centers.
Overnight, Israeli naval soldiers struck a military camp used by Hamas’ naval forces for training and weapons storage.
Attached are related photos, including of the terror tunnel shaft located in a mosque: https://IDFANC.activetrail.biz/ANC141120232049636
Attached is a video of the strikes: https://bit.ly/3QXy0Oe
Attached is a video of IDF activity in the Gaza Strip: https://bit.ly/40EdUMe
The 7th Brigade and Golani Brigade forces secured control of central Hamas control centers and eliminated terrorists
In recent days, forces from both the 7th Brigade and the Golani Brigade conducted operations in Sheikh Ijlin and Rimal, securing control over government institutions that Hamas utilized for military purposes.
Combined combat forces in the 7th Brigade secured the Hamas legislature and government building, the Hamas police headquarters and an engineering faculty used for weapons production and development. During the operation, the forces took control of the Gizat compound, which contains Hamas training facilities, an operational situation room, detention and interrogation facilities. Hamas weapons, as well as training and study materials were located in the facility.
Furthermore, the Golani Brigade combined combat forces successfully secured the Governor’s Residence, identified as a facility used by the Hamas terror organization. This building housed both Hamas military and police offices and the organization’s military intelligence offices, headquarters, and various outposts. Some of these outposts were used by Hamas for training in preparation for the invasion into Israel on Saturday, October 7th.
Attached is footage of the 7th Brigade combined combat forces in the Gaza Strip: https://bit.ly/46cxZum
Attached is a sync of the Commander of the 603rd Battalion, LTC Gilad: https://bit.ly/3SLiKWd
Attached is footage of Golani forces in the Gaza Strip: https://bit.ly/47Aze7L
Commander of Division 162: “The IDF and the 162nd Division are dismantling Hamas’ centers and capabilities it had built over the years”; The Nahal Brigade combined combat forces and the commando combat forces obtained operational control at Shati Camp in the last few hours
The forces of the 162nd Division are striking Hamas infrastructure and its operational capabilities. So far, the division forces have located more than 160 tunnel shafts and struck approximately 2800 terrorist infrastructure. In the Gaza Strip, the 162nd Division secured strategic Hamas assets, including the Force 17 outpost, the Hamas security quarter, Rantisi Hospital used by Hamas for military activities and holding hostages, and the Bader outpost.
The division forces have been actively operating in Shati camp, a central Hamas center in the Gaza Strip. Inside the camp are many Hamas infrastructure and battalions, including the Shati Battalion, which took a central part in the invasion and massacre of Saturday, October 7th.
The 401st Brigade’s combined combat forces entered the Gaza Strip and led the rest of the forces from the northern Gaza Strip into the Shati Camp. The combined combat forces of the Givati Brigade and forces from the 401st Brigade struck numerous targets on the outskirts of Shati Camp from ground and air. Among them were central buildings and government institutions belonging to the terrorist organization Hamas, from which terrorist activity was directed against the citizens of Israel and our forces.
The Nahal Brigade’s combined combat forces took control of the Shati outpost, destroyed terrorist infrastructure, eliminated terrorists and located 5 tunnel shafts. During the operation, the forces apprehended Hamas terrorists, who were transferred to Israeli territory for interrogation.
Forces from the Commando Brigade operated in the north of Shati camp to locate Shati battalion operatives and to destroy Hamas infrastructure. The forces of the brigade secured buildings deep inside the camp and struck many enemy infrastructure. In addition, they operated to clear a school area where anti-tank missile launchers, a large amount of weaponry and terrorist infrastructure were found.
Hours before the ground forces entered the Shati compound, the Air Force struck Hamas targets in the camp and the 215th Brigade opened fire in order to prepare the area for the operations of the ground forces.
In the words of the commander of Division 162, Lt. Col. Itzik Cohen: “We have created conditions for dismantling the military and governmental capabilities of Hamas in Gaza City. Since the beginning of the war, the IDF forces and the 162nd Division forces have been dismantling Hamas’ centers and capabilities it had built over the years. From the beginning of the ground operation, the division forces eliminated over 1000 terrorists. The forces also significantly decreased missile launches towards the State of Israel from the northern Gaza Strip, reducing them by approximately 80 percent.”
Attached is footage of the 162nd Division’s operations in the Gaza Strip: https://bit.ly/3SGk1Oi
Attached is footage of the 401st Brigade’s strikes in the Gaza Strip: https://bit.ly/40BVmfu
Attached is bodycam footage from commanders in the 162nd Division during the activity: https://bit.ly/40DYt6L
Attached are photos of the 162nd Division’s operations in the Gaza Strip: https://idfanc.activetrail.biz/ANC1411235
Attached is an infographic on the summary of the 162nd Division’s operations in the northern Gaza Strip: https://bit.ly/3G03Rrk
IDF: Please find attached the translated evening briefing of the IDF Spokesperson, Rear Admiral Daniel Hagari: https://www.idf.il/150915