Israeli forces attack Gaza Strip
Israeli forces attacked the Gaza Strip on Thursday, marking a new level of conflict in the region amid days of escalating violence.
The Israel Defense Force (IDF) tweeted Thursday (on the East Coast of the U.S.) about the operation, writing that "IDF air and ground troops are currently attacking in the Gaza Strip."
The move follows days of scattered airstrikes and rocket barrages between Hamas and the Israeli military.
“There are ground troops attacking in Gaza, together with air forces, as well," an Israeli military spokesman added to The...