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Israeli military says drone strike in West Bank destroys planned extremist attack

IsraelThe military announced on Friday. Palestinian A militant on his way to a shooting attack was killed in a drone attack. occupied west bank city ​​of Jenin This was reported by Agence France-Presse (AFP) the day before.

Yasser Hanun from islamic jihad The group was previously detained for being involved in “military activities of terrorist organizations,” the military said in a statement. Residents of the Jenin refugee camp “were eliminated en route to another round of shooting,” the statement said, without providing further details.

Witnesses said a weapon inside the car exploded after Thursday’s strike.

According to the military, Hanun was involved in several shootings targeting Israeli communities, as well as shooting at soldiers and military positions in the West Bank.

A destroyed car is left on the street after an attack by Israeli forces in the occupied West Bank of Jenin. Photo: Alaa Badarneh/EPA

Palestinian news agency Wafa said two people were killed and four others were injured in the attack. AFP footage showed a car with severe burns from the crash, with its roof torn off as if it had been torn off by a can opener.

“Two consecutive missiles hit the car.” Usaid ShelbiA person who witnessed the strike told AFP. “The situation was dangerous. The weapons in the car were exploding,” he said.

The drone attack in Jenin comes after three Palestinian gunmen opened fire on a car on a busy West Bank highway near a Jewish settlement on Thursday, killing one Israeli man and wounding eight others. Ta.

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Israel’s army said on Friday a Palestinian militant on his way to carry out a shooting attack was killed in a drone strike in the occupied West Bank city of Jenin a day earlier, reports news agency Agence France-Presse (AFP).

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Yasser Hanun from the Islamic Jihad group had previously been detained for his involvement in the “terrorist organisation’s military activities,” the army said in a statement. The resident of Jenin refugee camp “was eliminated while en route to carry out another shooting attack,” the statement said, without giving further details.

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A witness said weapons in the car exploded after the strike on Thursday.

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Hanun was involved in several shooting attacks targeting Israeli communities as well as shooting at soldiers and military posts in the West Bank, the army said.

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Palestinian news agency Wafa said two people were killed and four others were injured in the attack. AFP footage showed a car with severe burns from the crash, with its roof torn off as if it had been torn off by a can opener.

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“Two consecutive missiles hit the car.” Usaid ShelbiA person who witnessed the strike told AFP. “The situation was dangerous. The weapons in the car were exploding,” he said.

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The drone attack in Jenin comes after three Palestinian gunmen opened fire on a car on a busy West Bank highway near a Jewish settlement on Thursday, killing one Israeli man and wounding eight others. Ta.

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Hamas says its political leader, Ismail Haniyeh, has left Egypt after holding talks with Egyptian officials about a possible ceasefire in the Gaza Strip and an exchange of hostages held by the militants for Palestinians imprisoned in Israel, news agency The Associated Press (AP) reports.

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During the October 7 southern attack by Hamas Israel, the militants killed around 1,200 people and took 250 hostages. About half of the hostages were released during a week-long ceasefire in November. Approximately 100 hostages remain in captivity, in addition to the bodies of 30 others who were killed on October 7 or died in captivity.

The ensuing Israeli attack on Gaza killed more than 29,000 Palestinians and forced about 80% of the region’s 2.3 million people to flee their homes. Some 1.5 million people are now crammed into displacement, most heeding the Israeli military’s orders to flee south. Rapha Near the border with Egypt.

european Diplomats are increasingly calling for a ceasefire as alarm grows over the worsening humanitarian crisis in the Gaza Strip.

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It has gone 9am in Gaza and Tel Aviv and this is our latest Guardian blog on the Middle East crisis.

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International efforts to broker a ceasefire in Gaza appeared to gain new momentum as the White House said talks were “going well”.

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On Thursday, White House Middle East envoy Brett McGurk held talks with Israeli leaders.

“The initial indications we’re getting from Brett are these discussions are going well,” said White House spokesperson John Kirby.

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More on that in a moment, first here’s a summary of the day’s other main news.

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  • Israeli officials have said they want to use local administrators without links to either Hamas or the Palestinian Authority to run Gaza, and will set up small scale trials of the scheme as soon as “the right people step up to the plate”.

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  • UN experts say they have seen “credible allegations” that Palestinian women and girls have been subjected to sexual assaults, including rape, while in Israeli detention, and are calling for a full investigation.

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  • In a collective appeal, heads of UN humanitarian entities and global NGOs have implored world leaders to help prevent further deterioration of the crisis in Gaza. The principals of the Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC), the coordinating body of global humanitarian organisations, released a statement on Wednesday in which it said “civilians in Gaza are in extreme peril while the world watches on”. It listed ten requirements “to avoid an even worse catastrophe”.

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  • A UN attempt to deliver 10 convoys of food aid to northern Gaza over seven days was suspended earlier this week after trucks were looted by crowds, a driver was beaten and gunfire reported amid chaotic scenes. “In most cases, when food does get taken directly from convoys, it’s because of utter desperation, with people even eating it on the spot,” said Jonathan Fowler, a spokesperson for the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA).

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  • An Israeli man in his 20s was killed in Thursday’s shooting at a checkpoint on a West Bank highway where gunmen opened fire on cars in the morning rush-hour traffic jam. AP report that five others were injured, including a pregnant woman – some other news agencies have put the number of injured at eight. Security forces killed two of the gunmen and detained the third, police said.

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  • The foreign ministers of 26 European countries on Thursday called for a pause in fighting leading to a longer ceasefire. They urged Israel not to take military action in Rafah “that would worsen an already catastrophic humanitarian situation.”

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  • Japan had strong words for Israel in the opening of its oral submission at the International Court of Justice in The Hague, which is hearing further argument today in the case “legal consequences arising from the policies and practices of Israel in the cccupied Palestinian territory, including East Jerusalem.” Japan’s legal team said “No country must be allowed to be above the law” and argued that “Israel is acting and has been allowed to act in complete disregard of international law”.

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Hamas leaders leave Egypt after ceasefire talks with officials

Hamas The political leader says, Ismail Haniyadeparted Egypt After discussing a possible ceasefire with Egyptian officials, Gaza Strip and an exchange of hostages captured by the militants. Palestinian He is imprisoned in Israel, the Associated Press reported.

Hamas announced that its political leader Ismail Haniyeh had left Egypt after consulting with Egyptian officials about a possible ceasefire in the Gaza Strip. Photo: Adele Hanna/AP

During the October 7 southern attack by Hamas Israel, the militants killed around 1,200 people and took 250 hostages. About half of the hostages were released during a week-long ceasefire in November. Approximately 100 hostages remain in captivity, in addition to the bodies of 30 others who were killed on October 7 or died in captivity.

The ensuing Israeli attack on Gaza killed more than 29,000 Palestinians and forced about 80% of the region’s 2.3 million people to flee their homes. Some 1.5 million people are now crammed into displacement, most heeding the Israeli military’s orders to flee south. Rapha Near the border with Egypt.

european Diplomats are increasingly calling for a ceasefire as alarm grows over the worsening humanitarian crisis in the Gaza Strip.

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International efforts to broker a ceasefire in Gaza appeared to be gaining new momentum. White House Negotiations are “progressing well,” he said.

On Thursday, the White House’s special envoy for the Middle East said: Brett McGuirk had a meeting with Israeli leaders.

“The first indication we’re getting from Mr. Brett is that discussions are progressing well,” a White House spokesperson said. John Kirby.

More on that later, but first here’s a summary of the day’s other major news.

  • Israeli officials say they want to appoint a local administrator with no ties to Hamas or the Palestinian Authority to run Gaza.And it plans to set up a small-scale trial of the plan as soon as “the right people come on board.”

  • UN experts say they have confirmed “credible allegations” that Palestinian women and girls are being sexually assaultedThey are calling for a thorough investigation into the allegations that she suffered rape and other injuries while in Israeli custody.

  • In a collective appeal, heads of the United Nations humanitarian community and global NGOs called on world leaders to prevent the Gaza crisis from worsening further.. “Civilians in Gaza are in extreme danger as the world watches,” the heads of the Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC), the global humanitarian coordinating body, said in a statement Wednesday. Announced. It lists 10 requirements to “avoid an even worse catastrophe.”

  • A United Nations attempt to deliver 10 food aid convoys to northern Gaza over seven days was called off earlier this week. After the truck was looted by the crowd, the driver was reportedly beaten and gunfire erupted amid the chaotic scene. Jonathan Fowler, a spokesman for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency in Palestine, said: “In most cases, when food is taken directly from convoys, it is out of sheer desperation and people may even eat it on the spot.” he said. Refugees (UNRWA).

  • An Israeli man in his 20s was killed when gunmen opened fire on his car during a shooting at a highway checkpoint in the West Bank on Thursday. Traffic jam during morning rush hour. The Associated Press reported that five people were injured, including a pregnant woman, while other news agencies put the number at eight. Police said security forces killed two of the gunmen and captured a third.

  • Foreign ministers from 26 European countries called on Thursday for a pause in fighting leading to a prolonged ceasefire.. They called on Israel not to take military action in Rafah. “It will further worsen an already catastrophic humanitarian situation.”

  • Japan has strong words for Israel at the beginning of oral submissions at the International Court of Justice in The Hagueis hearing further arguments today in the case “Legal Consequences Arising from Israeli Policies and Practices in the Occupied Palestinian Territories, Including East Jerusalem.” Japan’s defense team said, “No country should be allowed to do this.” “Israel is acting in complete disregard of international law and is permitted to do so,” he said.

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