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Israel army drops flyers warning Gaza residents to flee ‘immediately’

Smoke billows following Israeli strikes amid the continuing battle between Israel and the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas, in Gaza. Reuters

The Israeli army Friday dropped flyers on Gaza warning residents to flee “immediately” to the south of the enclave.

“Evacuate your homes immediately and go south of Wadi Gaza,” AFP reported the flyers as saying.

A map featured on the flyers confirmed an arrow pointing south throughout a line within the central Gaza Strip.

The message signed by the Israeli army ordered residents to “evacuate public shelters in Gaza City”.

The flyers warned residents to “not return to your homes until further notice” from the Israeli army.

The leaflet drop follows UN officers saying they had been knowledgeable by the Israeli army that residents should flee northern Gaza inside 24 hours, a timeframe a military spokesman wouldn’t verify.

The warning comes amid the large-scale bombardment of Gaza by the Israeli army, which has killed greater than 1,530 folks in accordance with well being officers. This comes as Israel’s response to the Palestinian terrorist group Hamas’s assault on southern Israel final Saturday.

On Saturday, Hamas terrorists crossed from Gaza to launch assaults through which round 1,200 Israelis had been killed, and over 100 had been kidnapped and brought again to the enclave as hostages. Hundreds are reported to be injured with many in crucial situation and the loss of life toll continues by the hour.

With AFP inputs



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