Hamas, the governing authority in the Gaza Strip, has constructed a sophisticated network of Hamas reported that 22 members of its armed wing died in tunnel accidents in ; another militant was killed on 22 April A Palestinian man is lowered into a smuggling tunnel in Rafah near the border with At a funeral for seven Hamas militants killed in a tunnel collapse, Hamas'.
The combined arsenal of Hamas and Palestinian Islamic Jihad exceeds killing approximately 30 Hamas and PIJ operatives, and destroying.
According to Carmon, this may have persuaded Hamas that Israel was becoming aware of the scale of the capacity for militants to infiltrate Israel via tunnels, making a successful surprise mass-casualty attack less likely, and convincing the Hamas leadership to go to war immediately before more of the tunnels could be discovered and destroyed.
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Major General Eyal Zamir stated that more Hamas tunnels into Israel would be destroyed as the construction of a barrier around the Gaza will soon be completed. The Wall Street Journal. Retrieved 18 April
Two Palestinians were killed inside a cross-border tunnel between the Gaza Strip and Egypt, according to the Hamas-run Interior Ministry in.
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Journal of Palestine Studies. The 3-mile-long tunnel was reinforced with concrete, lined with telephone wires, and included cabins unnecessary for infiltration operations but useful for holding hostages. Two Palestinians were killed overnight in a tunnel between the Gaza Strip and Egypt, the Hamas-run interior ministry said Monday. Al Jazeera America.
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2 Palestinians killed inside Gaza border tunnel
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