The Ministry of health in Gaza has accused the Army of defense of Israel in the use of weapons prohibited by international conventions. This was reported by the Palestinian radio station «Voice of al-Aqsa».
«The press Secretary of the Ministry of health in Gaza Ashraf al-Qadr, said that the Israeli army in the attack on the «tunnel of Jihad», located to the East of Deir al-Balah, used weapons banned by international conventions,» — said in a radio message.
No official source of this message is not commented.
Later, Israeli radio «Kahn Beth» quoted the reply received from the press service of the IDF: «the observation of the construction of the tunnel was carried out from the moment he was under Israeli territory. No matter was re-injected into the tunnel. The actions of the IDF were not directed against Palestinian leaders in Gaza. The transaction had no other purpose than the destruction of the tunnel.»