Two More Top Hamas Leaders Killed In Airstrikes

Two more Hamas Leaders were killed in Israeli airstrikes today.

The Hamas leaders Hussam Hamdan and Muhammad Hilo joined Hamas leader Sheik Nizar Rayan who was killed in an airstrike along with 2 of his 4 wives on Thursday. Rayan’s surviving daughter told Maan News that, “My father raised us all to love martyrdom.”
What a good father.

Israeli forces killed two more Hamas leaders today in bombing campaigns in Khan Younis.
Israel National News reported, via LGF:

Israel Air Force fighter pilots killed two senior Hamas terrorists on Sunday in a targeted air strike at midday in the southern Gaza town of Khan Yunis – very near the former Jewish town of N’vei Dekalim.

Hussam Hamdan, one of the two terrorist commanders killed in the strike, was in charge of launching the recent Grad-type Katyusha rocket attacks on the Negev cities of Be’er Sheva and Ofakim.

The second terrorist, Muhammad Hilo, was head of the Hamas Special Forces in Khan Yunis.

No rockets have struck Be’er Sheva or Ofakim since ground troops entered Gaza on Saturday night in phase two of Operation Cast Lead.

The IDF has killed some 50 terrorists, according to local sources in Gaza, as well as an undetermined number of civilians who were unavoidably caught in the crossfire. IDF troops are reportedly conducting house-to-house searches for wanted terrorists and smugglers’ tunnels, and fighting is reported to be heavy.

As of midday Sunday, 22 Israeli soldiers were hospitalized with moderate to severe injuries.

Mere Rhetoric has a map of the ground operations in Gaza.

Noah Pollak corrects CNN’s Christine Amanpour’s flawed reporting on the situation at Commentary Magazine.

From the IDF YouTube Channel here is video of the young Israeli soldiers preparing to enter Gaza:

Israellycool and The Muqata have roundups on the crisis.

Previously:
Israeli Jets Pound Gaza– Over 170 Dead (Video)
Israeli Gaza Strikes Called ‘Holocaust’ By Hamas
Hamas Calls For 3rd Intifada & Suicide Missions Against Israel
IDF Airstrikes Continue– 110 Rockets Fired Into Israel
Israeli Ground Forces Position Outside Gaza
Iranian Prostesters Call for “Israel to Be Wiped Off the Face of the Earth”
Palestinian Girl Loses Family In Bombing… Blames Hamas! (Video)
Sick… Pro-Hamas Protesters Play the Nazi Card Against Jews
20,000 Iranian “Martyrs” Sign Up to Fight Israel
TERRORISTS HIT BEERSHEBA WITH ROCKETS!… 40 KM From Gaza
Israel Kills Hamas Leader Nizar Rayan & 2 of His 4 Wives (Video)
Ladies of Hamas Vow To Blow Themselves Up Among the “Apes and Pigs”
Breaking: Islamist Rockets Can Now Reach Israeli Nuke Facilities
Egyptian Foreign Minister Slams Hamas Again
Israel Bombs 20 More Hamas Homes & Flattens Mosque (Video)
Pro-Hamas Protesters in Florida Tell Jews: “Go Back to the Ovens”
Israeli Airstrike Kills Another Hamas Leader in Gaza (Video)
ISRAELI TROOPS MOVE INTO GAZA– Exchange Fire With Hamas (Video)

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