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FLASH: Friday riots at Gaza fence ongoing since evening. Several explosive balloons launched towards Israel so far. At least four injuries on Gazan side. It is also expected that night confusion units may restart their activities "very soon".
UPDATE:

Three more rioters injured in Gaza fence rioting and moved to the hospital. More explosive balloons launched.
UPDATE:

Hand grenade launched at Israeli military vehicle east of el-Bureij.

UPDATE:

Gaza Health Ministry says 10 injured so far.
"On Friday, terrorists threw a large barrage of explosive devices at IDF soldiers near the Karni crossing near the northern Gaza Strip. There were no casualties among the fighters." #Gaza #Israel

UPDATE:

Two Gazans dead in Israeli strikes.
UPDATE:

As per initial reports, both Gazans killed in Israeli strikes are Hamas members. Waiting for further confirmation. Also, reports of 2-3 injuries. #Gaza
PHOTOS from earlier today from east of Khan Younis. #Gaza
BREAKING:

Confirmed now by Gaza Health Ministry controlled by Hamas: Two killed and four injured in Israeli strikes. #Gaza
FLASH:

Egyptian intelligence warns Hamas and Palestinian Islamic Jihad to end violence or Egypt will not be able to stop Israeli response.

PHOTOS of two militants killed in Israeli strikes. #Gaza
BREAKING: New explosion in El-Bureij
BREAKING: PIJ media is now threatening new wave of rocket attacks on Israeli cities.
Earlier today an IDF soldier was shot by a sniper from Gaza. Now an image is being circulated by Gazan media showing moments before the soldier was shot.
NEW STATEMENT COMING FROM PALESTINIAN ISLAMIC JIHAD:

"We hold the Israeli occupation fully responsible for this aggression and dangerous escalation and affirm the determination of our people to continue their struggle to regain their rights, protect their land & break the siege"
VIDEO SHOWING INITIAL MOMENTS WHEN IDF SOLDIERS WERE FIRED AT FROM GAZAN SIDE IN EL-BUREIJ AREA.

BREAKING: Al Aqsa Martyrs Brigades says Israeli strikes require a response. #Gaza
FLASH: Three al-Qassam (Hamas military wing) members killed in this evening's Israeli strikes on Battalion site 13. #Gaza
NEW STATEMENT COMING FROM GAZA RESISTANCE COMMITTEES:

"Targeting protesters and bombing sites is a systematic aggressive escalation and the right of resistance to respond to aggression"
CONFIRMATION OF THIRD DEATH FROM EUROPEAN GAZA HOSPITAL.
Israeli Army Radio:

"One of the soldiers who was wounded is serving in the IDF Spokesperson's Unit in the Gaza Division"

CLARIFICATION:

The third Gazan death today occurred from injuries sustained during rioting, not later Israeli strikes.
CORRECTION here as well:

- Two al-Qassam members dead in Israeli strikes.

- One Gazan civilian dead after being injured in rioting.

BREAKING:

New statement from Hamas military wing al-Qassam Brigades expected in few minutes.
FLASH:

Joint Operations Room holding a meeting over possible response to Israeli strikes. #Gaza
BREAKING:

Al-Qassam in new statement blames Israel for 'aggression' and says it won't go unpunished. #Gaza
BREAKING: Egyptian intelligence making what looks like a final effort to stop Hamas and PIJ from escalating the situation with Israel. #Gaza
IDF spokesman: The Israeli army considers the firing from the Gaza Strip towards an Israeli military force a "serious incident" aimed at killing soldiers.
BREAKING: Gaza Joint Operations Room calls on its members to increase their alert level for a military response against Israel
"In the face of the brutal Zionist aggression against our people, the leadership of the Joint Chamber of Palestinian resistance factions calls for all militias to increase preparedness and readiness to respond to enemy crimes"

hat-tip @AuroraIntel
Reports in Gaza media: A leader of one of the Gaza factions refused Egypt’s demands not to retaliate against Israel and abandoned the negotiations.
A field commander of al-Qassam is among the two killed in Gaza in Israeli strikes earlier tonight.
GAZA-ISRAEL RECAP SO FAR (FRIDAY):

- Riots at Gaza fence, several IED balloons launched.
- Israeli soldier sniped from Gaza.
- 1 dead, around a dozen injured in Friday riots.
- Israeli strikes on military sites in Gaza, 2 al-Qassam guys dead.
- Gaza on high alert for response
PHOTOS:

al-Qassam Brigades Field Commander Abdullah Ibrahim Abu Malloh killed by IDF airstrikes on Batallion 13 military site in Gaza on Friday night. #Gaza #Israel
PHOTOS:

Second al-Qassam militant killed in Friday night's Israeli airstrikes in Gaza.
UPDATE:

Gaza death toll from Friday is now 4. A rioter injured during violent rioting on Friday evening has succumbed to injuries. That brings the total number of dead on Gazan side on Friday to 4.
FLASH:

- Gaza rocket fire towards Israel. Several rockets fired, several interceptions made by Iron Dome.

- Israel carrying out air raids in Gaza. One militant belonging to al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades killed.

Iron Dome interceptions:
Militant killed by Israeli strike in Gaza.
Another video of Iron Dome interceptions over southern #Israel.
Multiple military sites in Gaza hit by Israeli strikes so far.

Another video of interceptions over southern Israel:
Palestinian Islamic Jihad spokesman: "The Resistance is committed to the duty of defending our people and deter the enemy under any circumstances." #Gaza #Israel
Rocket fire and interceptions over Sderot.
More Iron Dome interceptions over southern Israel in last two hours:

So far Gaza Jihadi factions have refused to agree to Egyptian demand to ceasefire.
BREAKING:

New instructions by Israeli HomeFront Command:

- Gathering of 300 people max in a closed area.

- Work force allowed only if a shelter is close enough.

- Shopping - only in closed structures (300 people max).

- No farming allowed.
Public bomb shelters opened in Ashdod earlier today following rocket fire from Gaza into Israel.
Rocket impact site in Ashkelon. #Israel
An Iron Dome interception in Zikim. #Israel
So far around 150 rockets and mortars have been launched from Gaza into Israel.
This video from Gaza shows Iron Dome interceptions.

A house in Hof Ashkelon, Israel has received a direct hit by a rocket fired from #Gaza.
"Palestinian sources: The commander of the Islamic Jihad's military wing, Baha Abu al-'Ata, was urgently summoned to Cairo. He left Gaza through the Rafah crossing"
BREAKING: Israeli military choppers over Gaza now.
Palestinian Islamic Jihad spokesman: “We will stop the #Eurovision2019 from happening in Israel . There will be no silence on the behalf of the Palestinian people”
NOTAM ALERT - ISRAEL

Airspace restrictions around Gaza extended from 6km to 10km. #Israel
Footage of Iron Dome interceptions from the beach in Ashkelon

#Israel
BREAKING: Sirens in Kerem Shalom #Israel
Also: Few minutes ago Israeli gunship helicopters struck a military observation post in Gaza. Two injuries reported as per initial reports.
FLASH: Egyptian efforts to prevent escalation over Gaza continue.
BREAKING:

Massive explosions in Khan Younis as IAF resumes airstrikes. #Gaza
BREAKING: Military site hit in latest Israeli airstrikes in Beit Lahiya. #Gaza
"IDF: Air Force combat jets attack terrorist targets of Hamas and Islamic Jihad in the Gaza Strip. So far, more than ten terrorist targets have been encountered by tanks and aircraft"

BREAKING: Multiple targets of Palestinian Islamic Jihad and al-Qassam Brigades hit in latest Israeli strikes in Gaza Strip.
"Israeli occupation planes bombed a resistance site in the Netzarim of the central Gaza Strip."

BREAKING:

PIJ military site west of Khan Younis hit by Israeli strikes. #Gaza
Sites targeted by Israeli planes:

- Site in West of Khan Younis in southern Gaza belonging to Saraya al Quds.

- in Shijaiya east of Gaza belonging to Saraya al Quds.

- another site of Saraya al Quds in the northern Gaza Strip.

- another site in Netzarim in central Gaza.
- Al-Yarmouk site in southern Gaza belonging to al-Qassam.
Palestinian media says 19 border posts/checkpoints destroyed so far along with 5 military camps and 6 launchpads #Gaza

Image from Gaza media purports to show alleged Israeli strike.
Two more images from Gaza showing aftermath of Israeli strikes:
VIDEO from Gaza circulating on Palestinian media:
FLASH: Bomb shelters now being opened in Be'er Sheva #Israel
BREAKING: Massive barrage of rockets just fired from Gaza towards Israel. Red alert sirens in multiple locations.
Red alert sirens in Kiryat Malachi. #Israel
Red alert sirens in Ashkelon, Be'er Sheva, Ashdod, Kiryat Malachi. #Israel
BREAKING: At least two interceptions made by Iron Dome as per initial reports. #Israel
RED ALERT SITUATION RIGHT NOW IN ISRAEL

hat-tip @Thorsenburg
BREAKING: Israel closes all border crossings with Gaza.
"The Barzilay Medical Center has reached 12 casualties suffering from anxiety and orthopedic bruising, especially when experienced in a protected area. Three were treated and released, one hospitalized, and all the rest are still in treatment" #Israel
BREAKING: As per initial reports in Gazan media, one of the Palestinians injured in today's Israeli airstrikes have died. Waiting for further confirmation.
Slain Palestinian being identified as Mohammed Naseer, 22 years of age. #Gaza

BREAKING: Nasser Salah Al-Din Brigades and Mujahideen Brigades say they are extending their range of rockets that will be fired at Israel.
BREAKING: Another round of rockets fired from Gaza, several interceptions being reported. Red alert sirens in multiple locations in Israel.
IDF: Over 30 targets have been hit across the Gaza Strip due to rocket barrages on Israel
Initial reports of an impact in Kiryat Gat #Israel

Site hit in Kiryat Gat is reportedly a school. One injury being reported. #Israel
PHOTOS

Rockets fired from Gaza towards Israel.
BREAKING: More sirens now in Ashdod and surrounding region. #Israel
FLASH: Twin interceptions being reported over Ashdod and surrounding region. #Israel
UPDATE:

A woman has been seriously injured in Kiryat Gat impact. Evacuated to hospital. Also reports of multiple other injuries in surrounding region, all being checked and treated by emergency units. #Israel
BREAKING: Over 100 projectiles fired today so far from Gaza towards Israel as per new figures.
UPDATE:

Five Israelis wounded including the woman who got critically wounded in Kiryat Gat impact.
PHOTO from near Kiryat Gat impact site. #Israel
ANOTHER PHOTO FROM KIRYAT GAT IMPACT SITE. #ISRAEL
VIDEO FROM NEAR KIRYAT GAT IMPACT SITE. #ISRAEL
MORE RED ALERT SIRENS NOW GOING OFF IN ISRAEL.

Red Alert at Gaza containment 224 [04/05/2019]:

15:35:
Gaza containment 224

15:36:
Gaza containment 224
Confirmed: A home and a school were hit in Kiryat Gat. The woman who is critically injured has been wounded in her face and her head. #Israel
BREAKING: Public beaches in Ashdod and Ashkelon are being closed. Israeli citizens being requested to leave the area immediately. #Israel
BREAKING: Israeli strikes in Gaza resuming now. Explosions east of Gaza in Zeitoun.
New video message by Saraya Al-Quds says the range of rockets fired at Israel will be extended.

hat-tip @AuroraIntel
MORE RED ALERT SIRENS NOW.

Red Alert at Lakhish (246,247), Gaza containment (217,218) [04/05/2019]:

15:46:
Lakhish (246,247)

15:46:
Gaza containment (217,218)
SIRENS GOING OFF IN:

ZIKIM
KARIMA
ASHKELON
BEER GANIM
YAD MORDECHAI
NETIV HAASSARA

VIDEO shows latest Israeli strikes in Gaza few moments ago.

via @ConflictsW
New photo of rocket launch being circulated by Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades #Gaza

BREAKING: Initial reports of a direct impact in Ashkelon. #Israel
BREAKING: One injury from direct impact in Ashkelon. #Israel
IDF spokesman: Since this morning, approximately 150 projectile launches were identified from the Gaza Strip into Israeli territory. Iron Dome batteries intercepted dozens of rockets. #Israel
BREAKING: Israeli drones struck a target in Beit Lahiya, reports of injuries. #Gaza
"The Ministry of Agriculture informs the Fishermen's Union that the Israeli occupation authorities have decided to impose a complete closure on the sea of the Gaza Strip, and the syndicate calls on fishermen to remove their nets urgently from the sea."

PHOTO (alleged) from the site of Beit Lahiya drone strike by Israel. #Gaza
FLASH: A 35 year old Israeli man has been mildly injured in the direct rocket impact in Ashkelon.

Image purports to show smoke rising from the impact site:
FLASH:

Israel announces complete closure of all maritime areas off the coast of Gaza. All fishing activities are now suspended.

ALSO: Power failure in areas around the Gaza envelope due to direct rocket impact on electrical infrastructure.
ANOTHER VIDEO FROM KIRYAT GAT WHERE AN ISRAELI WOMAN WAS SERIOUSLY INJURED. #ISRAEL
BREAKING: Two militants injured in Israeli strike on a military site west of Gaza.
BREAKING:

Hamas-controlled Gaza Health Ministry says one killed and 7 injured so far in Israeli strikes. #Gaza
PHOTOS OF IRON DOME INTERCEPTIONS OF GAZA ROCKETS
BREAKING: More Israeli artillery strikes now in Beit Lahiya
BREAKING: Al-Quds Brigades threatening to hit Ashdod port, Dimona reactor, Ben Gurion Airport and Haifa refineries.
BREAKING: A house has been hit in Deir Al-Balah by Israeli drone strike. Looks like a roof-knock strike. Unclear yet who the house belongs to. #Gaza
BREAKING: More rockets fired from Gaza just now.

Red Alert sirens going off in Israel.

Red Alert at Gaza containment 217 [04/05/2019]:

16:15:
Gaza containment 217
Sirens in Yad Mordechai, Netiv HaAsara, Ashkelon industrial zone #Israel

DISTURBING VIDEO SHOWS MOMENTS AFTER ROCKET HIT AN AREA IN ASHKELON. #ISRAEL

(LOWER THE VOLUME, THERE IS SCREAMING IN THE VIDEO)
ANOTHER VIDEO FROM ASHKELON. #ISRAEL
BREAKING: A rocket has impacted near a kindergarten school in Sha’ar Hanagev regional council. #Israel
UPDATE: At least 2-3 people being injured reported from Ashkelon. #Israel
Israeli police on the situation in Kiryat Gat:
BREAKING: A building in Deir Al Balah struck by Israeli strikes. Injuries reported. #Gaza
"Security Cabinet of Israel will have to discuss the escalation in Gaza tomorrow. Cabinet ministers are regularly updated in this situation"

"Arab media reported that Hamas & Islamic Jihad told Egyptian intelligence that the rocket fire could not be stopped without the implementation of the understandings by Israel, and it was further reported that the meetings at this stage were interrupted."

"IDF spokesman says that in the last hour the Air Force continued to attack several terrorist targets in the Gaza Strip"
BREAKING: Israeli strike in Khan Younis just now. #Gaza
UPDATE: Yarmouk site hit again by multiple Israeli strikes in Khan Younis. #Gaza
al-Qassam confirms its site was hit again.
As per Gazan media, two sites hit in southeastern Gaza.
BREAKING: Israeli artillery strikes at another military site in Al-Shojaeya neighborhood east of Gaza
Nasser's Salah al-Din Brigades has given the green light to jihadist militants to begin using longer range rockets against Israel.

"According to an IDF security source, we would broaden the scope of the attacks."
BREAKING:

New barrage of rockets fired from Gaza just now. Red alert sirens going off in Israel.

Red Alert at Gaza containment (223,224,225) [04/05/2019]:

16:58:
Gaza containment (223,224)

16:58:
Gaza containment 225
Sirens in Nahal Oz, Alymim, Kfar Saad and Kfar Azza

IDF Spokesperson: At this time, IDF fighter jets continue to attack terrorist targets in the Gaza Strip. More details to come.
Bomb shelters now opened in Mateh Yehuda regional council #Israel
Israeli house hit by a rocket from Gaza in HaNegev
Senior Islamic Jihad leader: "We shall not stop the rocket launching until the blockade is removed" #Gaza #Israel
An image from Nahal Oz shows an Israeli house hit by Gaza rocket fire:

MEETING BEING HELD BETWEEN NETANYAHU AND IDF CHIEF OF STAFF

via @OrHeller
IDF statement: 30 Hamas and PIJ sites hit in Gaza so far.

via @no_itsmyturn
BREAKING:

More rockets fired from Gaza just now. Red Alert sirens going off.

Red Alert at Gaza containment (223,224) [04/05/2019]:

17:11:
Gaza containment 223

17:11:
Gaza containment (223,224)
BREAKING: Just now another round of rockets fired from Gaza. Sirens in Nativ Haasara , Yad Mordechai , Or Haner and Erez #Israel
Sirens keep going off.

Red Alert at Gaza containment 220, Gaza containment 236, Central Negev-Gaza Containment 238, Gaza containment 237 [04/05/2019]:

17:17:
Gaza containment 220

17:17:
Gaza containment 236, Central Negev-Gaza Containment 238

17:17:
Gaza containment 237
BREAKING: Gaza media reports IDF has struck a target north of Gaza.
More rocket sirens in Israel.

Red Alert at Gaza containment 231 [04/05/2019]:

17:21:
Gaza containment 231

17:21:
Gaza containment 231
UPDATE:

A military observation post was hit by IDF. #Gaza
UPDATE:

Netanyahu's meeting with IDF seniors has now ended.
"More than 200 rockets were launched from Gaza since this morning"

BREAKING: Another IDF strike in Shujaya neighborhood #Gaza
BREAKING: Reports that IDF has now attacked a tunnel in the southern Gaza Strip.
UPDATE:

The tunnel crossed the Gaza fence into Israel and belonged to the PIJ.
Partial translation:

"The IDF is increasing air defense forces, HomeFront, and deploying ground units to Gaza."

CONFIRMATION:

IDF GROUND TROOPS NOW EN ROUTE TO GAZA AND RESERVISTS FROM AIR DEFENSE FORCES HAVE BEEN CALLED UP
BREAKING: MORE RED ALERT SIRENS #ISRAEL
Red Alert at Central Negev-Gaza Containment 234 [04/05/2019]:

17:38:
Central Negev-Gaza Containment 234
Statement from Joint Operations Room expected shortly. #Gaza
"Netanyahu's directive to the army in the meeting was to deliver terrorists a hard blow in the Gaza Strip"

MORE RED ALERT SIRENS IN ISRAEL NOW.

Red Alert at Gaza containment 236, Central Negev-Gaza Containment 238, Gaza containment 224 [04/05/2019]:

17:45:
Gaza containment 236, Central Negev-Gaza Containment 238

17:45:
Gaza containment 224
Red Alert at Gaza containment 236, Central Negev-Gaza Containment 238, Gaza containment 224 [04/05/2019]:

17:45:
Gaza containment 236, Central Negev-Gaza Containment 238

17:45:
Gaza containment 224

17:45:
Gaza containment 224

17:45:
Gaza containment 224
MASSIVE BARRAGE OF ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA TOWARDS ISRAEL JUST NOW.

RED ALERTS IN:
Holit
Sufa
Itzhak
Bnei Netzarim
Naveh
Shlomit
Yevul
Avshalom
Dekel
Yated
Talmei Yossef
Pri Gan
Sdei Avraham
Nahal Oz
Alumim

hat-tip @no_itsmyturn
"Senior Israeli official to channel 13: it will not be possible to return immediately to calm in Gaza and the fighting may last two or three days"

BREAKING: Iron Dome intercepts multiple (at least 4-6) rockets over Nahal Oz. #Israel
FLASH: Israeli artillery strikes in Beit Hanoun in northern Gaza Strip now
Israeli drone strike in open field in Deir Al-Balah #Gaza
"The Qatari money that was supposed to enter the Gaza Strip on Monday, did not enter because of the internal considerations of Qatar-not because of Israel" - @gilicohen10 @kann_news
More rockets fired from Gaza. More sirens in Israel.

Red Alert at Gaza containment 220, Central Negev 252 [04/05/2019]:

18:00:
Gaza containment 220, Central Negev 252
Sirens now going off in:

Rochama
Dorot
Havat Shikmim
Nir Am
Ivim
Sderot
Shaar Hanegev Industries
Sapirim Industrial Park
Sapir College
Gavim

hat-tip @no_itsmyturn

Red alert also in Sdot Negev and Sha'ar HaNegev. Meanwhile, Israel continues to strike targets in Gaza.
PHOTO from the Israeli school in Ashkelon that was hit by a rocket from Gaza.
STATEMENT FROM GAZA JOINT OPERATIONS ROOM HAS ARRIVED.

BREAKING:

SIRENS NOW IN NETIVOT CITY AND SURROUNDING REGION. #ISRAEL

Red Alert at Gaza containment 230 [04/05/2019]:

18:08:
Gaza containment 230
BREAKING:

ISRAELI HOUSE IN SHAAR HANEGEV HIT BY A ROCKET FROM GAZA.
MORE ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA JUST NOW. RED ALERT SIRENS GOING OFF IN ISRAEL

Red Alert at Gaza containment 232 [04/05/2019]:

18:13:
Gaza containment 232
BREAKING:

IDF HAS STRUCK TWO OUTPOSTS NORTH OF GAZA INCLUDING AL-JABALIA OUTPOST.
MORE IMAGES FROM GAZA SHOWING ISRAELI AIRSTRIKES.

v @AuroraIntel
PHOTO from Sderot showing debris of a rocket that fell in the area. #Israel
MORE SIRENS NOW IN SOUTHERN ESHKOL #ISRAEL
Gaza Health Ministry says a child has been wounded in IDF strike in Beit Lahiya. #Gaza
SCRATCH THAT:

Gaza Health Ministry says a total of two children injured in latest Israeli strikes north of Gaza.
Sirens now in Karim Shalom #Israel
UPDATED COUNT BY GAZA HEALTH MINISTRY:

ONE MAN DEAD.
NINE WOUNDED.

SINCE SATURDAY MORNING.
BREAKING: ISRAELI JETS JUST HIT A NAVAL SITE WEST OF GAZA
First event of Eurovision song contest cancelled.
The Ministry of Health in Gaza reports that a child was killed in an IDF strike in east Gaza.

That brings the total number of dead on Gazan side from today's Israeli strikes to TWO.
CORRECTION: The child has been identified as one year old Saba Mahmoud Abu Arar.
IDF released video of the strike on a PIJ tunnel crossing the fence between Israel and Gaza.
MORE SIRENS NOW IN ISRAEL.

Red Alert at Gaza containment (217,218,223,224,225,230,231,237), Lakhish 247, Central Negev 254 [04/05/2019]:

18:58:
Gaza containment (230,231)

18:59:
Gaza containment (217,218), Lakhish 247

19:01:
Gaza containment 237
19:02:
Central Negev 254, Gaza containment (223,225)
GAZA-ISRAEL RECAP:

- OVER 200 ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA INTO ISRAEL SINCE MORNING, MANY INTERCEPTED BY IRON DOME.
- AROUND 70 TARGETS HIT BY IDF IN GAZA SINCE MORNING.
- 2 DEAD, 10 INJURED IN GAZA SIDE IN IDF STRIKES.
- 1 CRITICALLY INJURED, 8-10 LIGHTLY INJURED ON ISRAELI SIDE
GAZA-ISRAEL RECAP:

- ONE PIJ INFILTRATION TUNNEL DESTROYED IN IDF STRIKE.

- GAZA JIHADI FACTIONS THREATENED TO EXTEND RANGE OF ROCKETS.

- IDF SAYS IT IS PLANNING A MAJOR RESPONSE TO ROCKET FIRE; GREEN SIGNAL FROM NETANYAHU.

- ISRAELI DRONES CONTINUE TO HOVER OVER GAZA.
BREAKING:

IDF strikes just hit a field check-point east of Khan Younis. #Gaza
Hamas spokesman Fawzi Barhoum: "We congratulate the resistance factions who carry out their duties and defend the Palestinian people ... We will respond strongly to Israeli action against us ... Hamas places full responsibility on Israel with regard to the current escalation"
MORE AND MORE SIRENS GOING OFF AROUND GAZA ENVELOPE.
FLASH: ISRAELI STRIKES IN SOUTHERN GAZA.

ALSO, MORE ROCKETS FIRED TOWARDS ISRAEL.

RED ALERT:

Red Alert at Gaza containment (231,232) [04/05/2019]:

19:22:
Gaza containment 231

19:22:
Gaza containment 232

19:23:
Gaza containment 231
Another IDF strike in Beit Hanoun. #Gaza
Sirens in Ashkelon city and the southern industrial zone.

Red Alert at Lakhish (246,247), Gaza containment 217 [04/05/2019]:

19:32:
Lakhish 246

19:32:
Gaza containment 217, Lakhish 247
Sirens in Alumim and Nahal Oz. #Israel
BREAKING:

IDF spokesperson: No ceasefire calls as we prepare for a few days of fighting
NOW: Multiple Iron Dome interceptions + multiple impacts reported. #Israel
Red Alert at Central Negev 254, Central Negev-Gaza Containment 216, Gaza containment 225, Gaza containment 224, Gaza containment 223 [04/05/2019]:

19:36:
Central Negev 254, Central Negev-Gaza Containment 216, Gaza containment 225, Gaza containment 224

19:36:
Gaza containment 2
Sirens going off all over southern Israel. This is madness.
Military post targeted by IDF strikes east of Khuzaa. #Gaza
PHOTO showing Israeli airstrikes on Hamas naval site. #Gaza
UPDATED COUNT FROM GAZA HEALTH MINISTRY:

2 DEAD AND 18 INJURED SO FAR IN TODAY'S ISRAELI STRIKES. #GAZA

TEAM OF ROCKET LAUNCHERS + LAUNCH PAD HIT BY IDF STRIKES IN BEIT HANOUN. INJURIES BEING REPORTED. #GAZA
SCHOOLS IN SOUTHERN ISRAEL TO REMAIN CLOSED TOMORROW.
"IDF Spox BG. Ronen Manelis: Yesterday's attack on manned outpost in Gaza is due to Palestinian sniper attack"

BREAKING: Rocket count just crossed 300.

300 rockets fired from Gaza in around 10 hours. IAF strikes on military targets in Gaza expected in next few hours.
And now more sirens going off in Israel.

Red Alert at Gaza containment 217, Lakhish 247 [04/05/2019]:

19:56:
Gaza containment 217, Lakhish 247

19:56:
Gaza containment 217
BREAKING: Anatoly Agency building in central #Gaza city has been leveled after receiving a roof-knock strike.
PHOTOS from the site of Anatoly Agency building in Gaza
VIDEO showing IDF strikes in west Gaza
Rocket fire from Gaza continues.

Red Alert at Lakhish (246,247,250), Gaza containment 217 [04/05/2019]:

20:33:
Lakhish (246,247), Gaza containment 217

20:33:
Lakhish 250
FLASH: IDF attacks site of Salah al-Din brigades in the northern Gaza Strip.
FLASH: Initial reports of another impact in Kiryat Gat (Israel) from Gaza rocket.
Abu Ali Mustafa Brigades, armed wing of the PFLP, released a video showing the firing of mortar rounds against Israel earlier today.
#Gaza
IDF artillery strikes hit monitoring point for field control in Deir al-Balah in central Gaza Strip
MORE ROCKET SIRENS NOW IN ISRAEL.

Red Alert at Gaza containment (231,232), Central Negev 288 [04/05/2019]:

20:47:
Gaza containment (231,232)

20:47:
Central Negev 288
Explosion heard in Ofakim, most likely an interception. Waiting for more details. #Israel
BREAKING:

Joint Operations Room: "We announce the targeting of Ashkelon, Ofakim and Kiryat Gat in response to the occupation's targeting of residential buildings, and if the enemy persists, we will expand our response to Ashdod and Beersheba." #Gaza #Israel
"Israeli HomeFront Command: There will be no studies tomorrow in the Gaza perimeter, the Negev Center, Lachish and the South of the coastal plain."

PHOTOS showing earlier IDF strikes in west Gaza.
VIDEO showing Iron Dome interceptions over Ashkelon, Israel.
UPDATE:

Rocket impact being reported in Ofakim city. #Israel
VIDEO showing exact moment of rocket impact on a house in Kiryat Gat from earlier today which severely injured an elderly Israeli woman. #Israel

via @yosefyisrael25
UPDATE:

Rocket in Ofakim fell in the yard of a house, causing some damage. No injury reported. #Israel
BREAKING:

MORE ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA.

SIRENS IN ISRAEL.

Red Alert at Central Negev (256,288,289) [04/05/2019]:

21:10:
Central Negev 289

21:10:
Central Negev 288

21:10:
Central Negev 256
BREAKING:

IDF ROOF-KNOCK STRIKE ON ANOTHER BUILDING IN CENTRAL GAZA JUST NOW
MORE SIRENS IN ISRAEL. Red Alert in Ashkelon industrial zone, Zikim, Karmiya, Netiv Haasara and Yad Mordechai
BREAKING: ALL EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES IN GAZA CANCELLED FOR TOMORROW.
IMPACT SITE IN OFAKIM WHERE A ROCKET LANDED IN THE YARD OF A HOUSE. #ISRAEL
ALL EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES IN 250 ISRAELI TOWNS AND CITIES IN SOUTHERN ISRAEL CANCELLED FOR TOMORROW.
FLASH: One killed in Israeli strike near Jabaliya as per initial reports. #Gaza
IDF strikes al-Khazindar building near Capital Mall in al-Rimal neighborhood in downtown Gaza City
The building has been leveled by Israeli jets following a roof-knock strike.
More sirens in Ashkelon region.
UPDATE: Reportedly, as many as 6 missiles hit the building. #Gaza
UPDATE:

Hamas controlled Gaza Health ministry: 4 killed and 20 wounded in today’s ongoing IDF strikes
The Al-Khazindar building leveled in Gaza.

hat-tip @AuroraIntel
MORE SIRENS. Now in the center of the Negev. 288: Ofakim, Track, Peduim, Kiryat Merhavim, and Renan. Space Center HaNegev 289: Eshel HaNasi, Bitha, Gilat, Tifrah

#israel
Another roof-knock strike on a building in west Gaza now
Shrapnel from a rocket has hit a bus near the Eshel HaNasi intersection. #Israel
Around four interceptions over Ashdod. Also, Red Alert sirens in:

Be'eri
Shekoda
Shuval
Zimrat
Tushiya
Kfar Maimon
SO FAR AROUND 400 PROJECTILES HAVE BEEN FIRED FROM GAZA TOWARDS ISRAEL SINCE SATURDAY MORNING.
Two wounded in Israeli strikes on a building in Jabaliya. #Gaza
RED ALERT IN KISSUFIM #ISRAEL
AS PER INITIAL REPORTS, IDF HAS STRUCK A GROUP OF ROCKET LAUNCHERS WEST OF BEIT LAHIYA IN NORTHERN GAZA.
UPDATED:

Three members of rocket launching squad wounded. #Gaza
So far 41 casualties being reported on Israeli side.
UPDATE:

Initial reports that one member of rocket launching squad is dead. #Gaza
FLASH: House of a PIJ Commander in Gaza has been destroyed in latest Israeli strikes
UPDATE:

Initial reports that another member of the launching squad has died. So that makes it a total of two.
The PIJ Commander whose house has been destroyed identified as Khaled Al Batsh #Gaza
Rocket sirens now in Kurufim Nirim, Ein Hashlosha #Israel
UPDATE: This appears to be false alarm. Cause of alarm activation uncertain yet.
BREAKING:

The 1 year old Palestinian baby and her pregnant mother were killed in a rogue rocket fired from Gaza that fell short and landed within Gaza and not in an Israeli strike.
DEATH TOLL COUNT:

Total death toll from today's Israeli strikes in Gaza stands at four, now that we know that the Palestinian baby and her mother weren't killed by Israel. This has also been confirmed by Hamas-controlled Gaza Health Ministry.
PHOTO:

Palestinian Islamic Jihad leader Khaled al-Batsh whose house was destroyed tonight in Gaza in an Israeli strike. He was evacuated before the strike and survived uninjured.

hat-tip @Jtruzmah
BREAKING:

"The Egyptians report that Israel rejects all attempts to cease fire"

VIDEO:

Rocket barrage + interceptions over Ashdod.

via @yosefyisrael25
More rockets fired, more sirens.

Red Alert at Lakhish (245,271,272,273) [04/05/2019]:

22:47:
Lakhish (245,271,272)

22:47:
Lakhish 271

22:48:
Lakhish (272,273)
UPDATED COUNT on Gazan side is now 5 dead, as per Gaza Health Ministry.
Israeli strikes have destroyed another building near the Al-Nasr neighborhood in Gaza City, as per Gazan media.
PHOTO of Khaled Abu Klaq released by Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigade. He was killed in an Israeli strike earlier tonight. #Gaza

Gaza Joint Operations Room: “We are extending the rocket range after the targeting of rocket launching squad by the occupation“

VIDEO:

The exact moment when an Israeli strike hit the al-Khazindar building in Gaza.
House belonging to Abu Zeida family destroyed by IDF strikes in northern Gaza.

UPDATE:

Three injuries reported from Ashdod following massive barrage of rockets from Gaza some time ago. #Israel
JUST NOW MORE ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA. SIRENS IN ASHKELON AND SURROUNDING REGION. #ISRAEL
MAJOR BARRAGE OF ROCKETS FIRED TOWARDS BEER SHEVA CITY, ASHKELON AND NETIVOT #ISRAEL

Multiple interceptions over Beer Sheva by Iron Dome.
JUST NOW ANOTHER BARRAGE OF ROCKETS TOWARDS BEER SHEVA #ISRAEL
BREAKING:

Another IDF attack on a launch squad in the Rafah area. #Gaza
VIDEO: Another footage showing recent barrage of rocket fire from Gaza over Israel.
A rocket from Gaza has made a direct impact in an Israeli Arab community near Beer Sheva.
MORE SIRENS NOW

Red Alert at Central Negev (256,288,289), Lakhish 275, Southern Shfela 268 [04/05/2019]:

23:22:
Central Negev (288,289)

23:22:
Central Negev 256

23:23:
Lakhish 275, Southern Shfela 268
ANOTHER MASSIVE BARRAGE OF ROCKET FIRE HEADED TOWARDS ASHDOD AND SURROUNDING REGION NOW
"Initial report: An Israeli man aged 45 was lightly wounded in the leg as a result of a fragment injury. This, after a rocket hit in the house"

REPORTS COMING IN THAT GAZA JIHADI FACTIONS ARE LOOKING TO TARGET TEL AVIV.
PUBLIC BOMB SHELTERS IN DIMONA NOW BEING OPENED. #ISRAEL
BREAKING:

"In the city of Be'er Sheva, two hits in the buildings, one in a school in the city and the other in one of the western neighborhoods. There are no casualties." #Israel

"At this time, terrorist targets of the terrorist organization of Hamas and the PIJ continue to be attacked by IDF"
MASSIVE BARRAGES OF ROCKETS CONTINUE TO BE FIRED TOWARDS BEER SHEVA AND SURROUNDING REGION. #ISRAEL
Palestinian Islamic Jihad: "The bombings come in response to the Zionist enemy spilling the blood of our people, and deliberately targeting and assassinating the resistance inside military positions Friday."
Rocket impacts in Beer Sheva. A school has been hit. #Israel
A roof-knock Israeli strike on a 11-storey building in Gaza now
Rocket impact in Israeli Arab town of Rahat.
"Rocket impact in an open area near Moshav Tifrah in the Merchavim Regional Council. As a result, a small fire broke out" #Israel

House of Yunis al-Astal in Khan Younis in southern Gaza Strip targeted by Israeli strikes.
FLASH: IDF strikes hit the maritime police station in the Gaza port.
Several massive explosions in Gaza just now as IDF continues strikes against targets.
THREE INJURIES REPORTED FROM ISRAELI ARAB AREA OF LAKIYA.
"Israeli occupation forces launch two consecutive raids on a resistance site in northern Gaza Strip"
FLASH: Two homes of senior Hamas figures destroyed in Khan Yunis #Gaza
Six people transported to hosptial from the Be'er Sheva area, #Israel
Statement from IDF on an airstrike on an 8-Story building in Rimal, #Gaza.
Palestinian group clashed with the Israeli army when Palestinians stormed an Israeli military base east of Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip. IDF casualties reported.
This is still an initial report. Waiting further confirmation on this.
Egyptian report: Both sides are unwilling to cease violence and we won't be able to handle this situation anymore.
UPDATE:

Spokesman for the National Resistance Brigades says there will be a press conference soon on the clash that occurred reportedly at an Israeli military base east of Rafah.

MASSIVE EXPLOSIONS NOW IN SOUTH AND CENTRAL GAZA
AND NOW ANOTHER BARRAGE OF ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA TOWARDS ASHKELON AS ISRAELI STRIKES IN GAZA CONTINUE AT THE SAME TIME.
A military site south of Gaza targeted in latest Israeli strikes.
ANOTHER MASSIVE BARRAGE OF ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA JUST NOW.

ed Alert at Lakhish (249,275,278,280,281,282) [05/05/2019]:

00:59:
Lakhish (275,278,280,281,282)

01:00:
Lakhish 249

01:00:
Lakhish 281
Rocket impact on a car and a house in Kerem Shalom. No casualties. #Israel
ISRAELI DRONE STRIKES VIA TWO MISSILES ON A HOUSE WEST OF KHAN YOUNIS. #GAZA
Direct hits reported in Eshkol and Kiryat Gat. #ISRAEL
ANOTHER BARRAGE OF ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA.

ed Alert at Lakhish (246,247,248,250,280), Gaza containment (217,218) [05/05/2019]:

01:14:
Lakhish 280

01:14:
Lakhish 246

01:14:
Gaza containment (217,218), Lakhish (247,248,250)
US State Department: We condemn the rocket fire from the Gaza Strip and we support Israel's right to defend itself
VIDEO:

Israeli strike on a military site west of Khan Younis, south of Gaza.
"Heavy damage to a number of homes of citizens as a result of shelling the direct house in Khan Yunis camp in the southern Gaza Strip."
IDF is now attacking a target in al-Bureij. #Gaza
FLASH: House of senior Hamas figure Abed al-Rahman destroyed by Israeli strikes. #Gaza
ROCKET SIRENS NOW AGAIN IN KIRYAT GAT AND SURROUNDING REGION #ISRAEL
Soroka Hospital transfers patients and equipment from unfortified circuits to fortified areas

#Israel
"A group of citizens survived after being targeted by a reconnaissance aircraft in the central province" #Gaza
Gaza Joint Operations Room: ”Due to the enemy's insistence on targeting houses, the resistance decided to respond to the crimes of the occupation in an unprecedented manner.” #Gaza #Israel
ISRAELI AIRSTRIKES CONTINUE IN CENTRAL GAZA
FLASH: A bus was hit by rocket shrapnel on Route 40 near Kiryat Gat; no casualties.

#Israel
IDF attack on a terrorist cell in al-Bureij, the southern Gaza Strip.
"The enemy is firing a surface-to-surface missile on a target east of Khan Yunis, specifically the town of Khuza'a." #Gaza

UPDATED COUNT:

A total of 58 Israelis brought into hospitals so far.
Celebrations and chants of Allah-u-Akbar in Gaza tonight. This is the culture of death.
MORE ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA JUST NOW

Red Alert at Gaza containment 217, Lakhish (246,247) [05/05/2019]:

01:54:
Gaza containment 217

01:54:
Lakhish 247

01:54:
Lakhish 246
ROCKETS HEADED TOWARDS ASHKELON AND SURROUNDING REGION.
MORE ROCKET SIRENS IN KIRYAT GAT #ISRAEL
MULTIPLE INTERCEPTIONS OVER AND NEAR ASHKELON #ISRAEL
AT LEAST ONE IMPACT IN ASHKELON #ISREL
ROCKETS FROM GAZA CONTINUE TO BE FIRED TOWARDS ISRAEL. UPDATED COUNT OF ROCKETS HAS NOW CROSSED 500 SINCE SATURDAY.
JOINT OPERATIONS ROOM: We targeted Ashkelon with 50 rockets in response to Israeli attacks and the continuing targeting of houses in #Gaza
"Additional reports on another terrorist who had been killed by IDF strikes in Al-Bureij, identified as Mahmud Subhi Issa, aged 26."

FLASH: Tower of Palestine in Gaza which contains press and media offices evacuated following roof-knock Israeli strikes on an adjacent building.
VIDEO:

Footage shows Iron Dome interceptions over Sderot. #Israel
"A red alert alarm was triggered in the cities of Sderot and Kiryat Malachi, and in the regional councils of Ashkelon, the Negev gate, and the Tuvia."
DIRECT ROCKET HIT BEING REPORTED FROM SDEROT. #ISRAEL
PHOTO:

Mahmoud Subhi Issa, 26, from al-Bureij in the central Gaza Strip. Killed in tonight's Israeli strikes.

VIDEO:

Iron Dome in action over Ashkelon.
6-storey Ghussein building in Gaza behind the Palestine Tower leveled by Israeli strikes.
ROCKET IMPACT IN ASHKELON
AN ISRAELI WOMAN TRAPPED IN A HOUSE THAT WAS HIT BY A ROCKET IN SDEROT. EMERGENCY SERVICES ACTIVE. #ISRAEL
VIDEO:

FOOTAGE SHOWS AFTERMATH OF DIRECT HIT IN SDEROT.
JOINT OPERATIONS ROOM IN GAZA CONSIDERING THE POSSIBILITY OF EXPANDING THE RANGE OF ROCKETS EVEN FURTHER IF ISRAELI ATTACKS CONTINUE
ISRAELI STRIKE ON A BEACH CAMP WEST OF GAZA
NOW ANOTHER BARRAGE OF ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA
NOW REPORTS OF ANOTHER DEATH NORTH OF AL-BUREIJ, GAZA
ISRAELI STRIKES NOW WEST OF NETZARIM #GAZA
PHOTOS FROM RECENT ISRAELI STRIKES IN GAZA
AN ISRAELI CITIZEN HAS BEEN SERIOUSLY INJURED IN ROCKET IMPACT IN ASHKELON
VIDEO PURPORTS TO SHOW LATEST ROUND OF ROCKET FIRE

ISRAELI STRIKES HAVE HIT ANOTHER TERRORIST CELL NOW, THIS TIME ISLAMIC JIHAD'S CELL NEAR AL-MUSTAFA MOSQUE. MULTIPLE INJURIES BEING REPORTED, INCLUDING A CRITICAL INJURY. #GAZA
23-year-old Fawzi Al-Wadi identified as the one killed by Israeli drone strike in al-Bureij. #Gaza
BREAKING: INITIAL REPORTS OF ONE ISRAELI CIVILIAN BEING KILLED IN A ROCKET HIT ON A BUILDING IN ASHKELON. #ISRAEL
MORE PHOTOS FROM ROCKET IMPACT SITE IN ASHKELON #ISRAEL

23-year-old Fawzi Al-Wadi, killed in al-Bureij in Israeli strike, identified as member of Palestinian Islamic Jihad. #Gaza
CONFIRMED: ISRAELI CIVILIAN INJURED IN ASHKELON ROCKET HIT HAS DIED
RECAP OF ISRAELI STRIKE NEAR AL-MUSTAFA MOSQUE IN AL-BUREIJ:

TWO ISLAMIC JIHAD (PIJ) TERRORISTS KILLED. BOTH MEMBERS OF PIJ'S LAUNCH SQUAD.

- Mahmoud Subhi Issa, 26 ( )

- Fawzi Al-Wadi, 23 ( )
PHOTO FROM NEAR TOWER OF PALESTINE STRIKE SITE #GAZA
Photo of the Israeli bus that was hit by rocket shrapnel.

"Director of emergency departments at Shifa Medical complex Dr. Ayman al-Sahbani: A very critical injury dealt with in the operating room and a minor in targeting near the al-Mustafa mosque."

FURTHER CONFIRMATION ON THE DEATH OF ISRAELI CIVILIAN IN ASHKELON.
THE ISRAELI CIVILIAN WHO DIED WAS 60 YEARS OLD.
BREAKING: NEW ISRAELI STRIKES IN KHAN YOUNIS NOW #GAZA

(THESE STRIKES COME FOLLOWING CONFIRMATION OF DEATH OF AN ISRAELI CIVILIAN)
An unknown target near al-Khalidi mosque west of Gaza City targeted.

Israel targeting empty land again??!!

"Targeting of empty land by al-Khalidi mosque west of Gaza City by reconnaissance aircraft"
"A senior commander at Al-Quds Brigades: The resistance targeted the enemy's cities with new rockets with significant destructive power in response to the targeting of civilians, children and residential buildings."

BREAKING:

ISRAELI JETS HIT SEVERAL MISSILES TARGETING NAVAL SITE IN KHAN YOUNIS. #GAZA
VIDEO purportedly shows the moment when Israeli strikes hit the @anadoluagency building in Gaza.
MUHAJIR SITE TARGETED BY NEW ISRAELI STRIKE IN RAFAH #GAZA
SITE HIT BY AT LEAST 5 MISSILES, AS PER GAZAN MEDIA
Muhammad Nasir, a militant from Homat al-Aqsa, killed earlier on Saturday in Israeli shelling in northern Gaza.
NEW ISRAELI STRIKES IN GAZA NOW
NAVAL SITE HIT AGAIN IN RAFAH #GAZA
VIDEO:

Earlier IAF airstrikes on Hamas base in Khan Younis #GAZA

A HOUSE HAS BEEN DESTROYED IN ZEITUN NEIGHBORHOOD #GAZA

AL-QUDS BRIGADES ADMITS THAT THE TWO TERRORISTS KILLED EARLIER TONIGHT IN EL-BUREIJ BELONGED TO ITS ROCKET LAUNCHING UNIT. #GAZA
ISRAELI STRIKES CONTINUING ALONG GAZA COASTLINE, ATTACKING NAVAL TARGETS #GAZA
ROUGH ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF AL-QUDS BRIGADES (MILITARY WING OF PALESTINIAN ISLAMIC JIHAD) ON THE KILLING OF TWO OF ITS ROCKET LAUNCHING SQUAD MEMBERS. #GAZA
ISRAELI JETS NOW TARGETING AN AL-QUDS BRIGADES SITE WEST OF RAFAH #ISRAEL
Two wounded in Israeli strike on a blacksmith shop in Gaza.
PHOTOS of two PIJ terrorists killed earlier tonight in Gaza:

IN LAST 15 MINUTES:

- IAF attacked a target in Jabal Al-Raees, northern Gaza Strip.

- Two launching pads hit in Jabal Sourani area, eastern Gaza Strip.

- House belonging to Hamas-linked Zo'rob family destroyed in Rafah, south Gaza.

- IAF strikes in Beit Hanoun few mins ago.
A total of 83 Israelis provided medical treatment since escalation on Saturday.
UPDATE:

Injuries reported from Israeli strike on probable rocket launching squad in Beit Hanoun. #Gaza
ANOTHER STRIKE BEING REPORTED POSSIBLY ON A ROCKET LAUNCHING PAD/SQUAD EAST OF KHAN YOUNIS #GAZA
IAF strikes in east of Al-Qarara, northeast of Khan Yunis. #Gaza
NEW BARRAGE OF ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA FOLLOWING END OF MORNING PRAYER. MEANWHILE, ISRAELI STRIKES IN GAZA CONTINUE.
VIDEO:

Jihad Jibril Battalions launching mortars into Israel from Gaza earlier on Saturday.
VIDEO:

IDF strike against a target west of Rafah earlier tonight. #Gaza #Israel
Sirens in Nahal Oz , Alumim
#Israel
Twin Israeli air strikes on a target near Beit Hanoun in northern Gaza.
5 missiles fired towards suspected launching site by IAF in eastern #Gaza.

IDF statement on the situation over Gaza released 8 hours ago.
VIDEO:

8 hours ago IDF released video of some airstrikes on various terrorist targets in the Gaza Strip
IDF said in its statement that they identified some 430 launches from Gaza into Israel. Iron Dome intercepted over 100 of the projectiles that were launched. Strikes were conducted on some 200 terrorist targets in Gaza since the current escalation began.
Despite the closure of the crossings: Israel has allowed fuel to enter the Gaza Strip through the Kerem Shalom crossing to prevent civil-humanitarian deterioration in the Gaza Strip

Some 7 hours ago Egyptian sources said: Egypt continues its efforts to bring about a ceasefire between Hamas and Israel.

Several barrages of rockets have been fired from Gaza in last 8 hours while I was away.
Senior Islamic Jihad leader said this some 7 hours ago:

"We fired hundreds of missiles, including some heavy missiles at the enemy and the occupation hides the damage we are only at the beginning of the campaign and it will only be more difficult for the occupation"
Some 6 hours ago, a mortar barrage was fired from Gaza towards Aufa military base of IDF but no rocket sirens went off. #Israel
Some 6 hours ago Israeli Navy struck several Hamas sites in western Gaza.
Additional IDF tanks have been deployed near the Gaza border.
PHOTO:

An Israeli kindergarten school in Sderot was directly struck by a Gaza rocket on Saturday
IMAGES from IDF strikes in Gaza Sunday morning.
A fire broke out in Hof Ashkelon due to a rocket from Gaza landing early Sunday. #Israel
Earlier today train services were suspended to the Sderot, Ofakim and Netivot stations, and the Beer Sheva - Ashkelon line was also cancelled. #Israel
There were injures reported in the IDF strike in Al Fukari, near Khan Younis on early Sunday. #Gaza
At least 4 injures were reported when IDF strikes targeted a house belonging to a member of Palestinian Islamic Jihad. #Gaza
Israeli military source:

This latest round of fighting might last through Israel’s Memorial Day and Independence Day

TARGETS IN GAZA HIT BY IDF IN LAST 4 HOURS:

- a militant workshop in Zeitoun, Eastern.

- an observation post East of Al-Tufah Gaza.

- an observation post in Beit Hanoun, Gaza.

- operatives of PIJ who were in an arms depot in southern Gaza.
Some 3 hours ago Israel announced a State of Emergency in areas up to 40 km from the Gaza border for the next 48 hours.

DOCUMENT:
ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA IN LAST 3 HOURS:

- a rocket directly impacted a courtyard of a house near Ashkelon. No injuries.

- rockets launched at Sderot, Hof Ashkelon Regional Council and Shaar Hanegev Regional Council, Ashkelon.
Couple of hours ago all shopping malls in Ashdod were shut down due to State of Emergency protocol. #Israel

PHOTOS:

These images show IDF strikes on houses in Gaza belonging to Palestinian Islamic Jihad members.
ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA IN LAST 2 HOURS:

- direct strike on an Israeli factory in Ashkelon. 4 Israelis injured.

- a direct strike on a car in Tzomet.

- rocket impact at the Barzeili Medical Center in Ashkelon.

VIDEO:

This footage shows earlier Iron Dome interceptions over Beer Sheba. Sirens can be heard in the background. #Israel
VIDEO:

Another footage from earlier today showing Iron Dome in action. #Israel
VIDEO:

Footage showing the aftermath of a direct rocket hit on an Israeli house in Beer Sheba. #Israel
AND NOW RECAP OF LAST ONE HOUR:

- Gaza health ministry confirmed 2 killed in Sunday's IDF strikes.

- A moving Israeli car directly hit by a rocket near Yad Mordechai, a 60 year old Israeli woman seriously injured.

- 2 Israeli men killed in rocket hit on factory in Ashkelon
RECAP OF LAST ONE HOUR:

- IDF military jeep allegedly targeted by an ATMG from Northern Gaza. A video could be published soon from Gaza.

- Another Israeli dead in Asheklon factory hit. Total 3 Israelis dead in Asheklon.

- 2 IDF soldiers injured from shrapnel at Sufa Army Base
At least one dead being reported from the alleged ATGM strike (Kornet missile used) on an Israeli jeep.
IDF said it struck a mosque in al-Shati that was being used as a Command and Control Center by Palestinian Islamic Jihad. #Gaza

PHOTO:

A rocket impact near a railway line near Beer Sheba. #Israel
HALF AN HOUR AGO:

Israel struck a moving car in central Gaza which killed at least two. A Hamas field commander was traveling in the car, who is among the dead.
PHOTO:

Hamed Hamdan El-Haidery was the Hamas field commander who has been killed in a targeted strike by Israel in Gaza.
Official statement from IDF confirms that a targeted assassination of Hamed Hamdan was carried out in Gaza.

Hamed Hamdan was in charge of transfer of funds from Iran to the Palestinian jihadi factions in Gaza.

Barzilay hospital in Israel has confirmed 3 Israelis dead, 3 in critical condition, 1 moderate, 53 lightly injured.
VIDEO:

Footage from a house in Israel that was hit directly by a rocket from Gaza.
Interview with a Dutch family that recently moved to Israel, whose house was destroyed by a Gaza rocket.
PHOTOS (before strike) of houses of Hamas and PIJ members that were targeted in Israeli strikes. Images released by IDF. #Gaza
BREAKING:

ANOTHER ATGM STRIKE AGAINST AN IDF VEHICLE FROM GAZA FEW MINUTES AGO
GAZA DEATH TOLL UPDATE:

GAZA HEALTH MINISTRY SAYS SO FAR 5 DEAD (INCLUDING A HAMAS FIELD COMMANDER) IN SUNDAY'S STRIKES BY ISRAEL.
FEW MOMENTS AGO ANOTHER BARRAGE OF ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA TOWARDS ISRAEL. SIRENS GOING OFF IN SOUTHERN ISRAEL.
IDF STRIKES ON POSSIBLE LAUNCHING PAD IN AL-FAKHRI TOWN, EAST OF KHAN YOUNIS. #GAZA
ALSO IDF STRIKES JUST NOW ON POSSIBLE LAUNCHING PAD IN BEIT LAHIYA IN NORTHERN GAZA.
Further confirmation that the Palestinian baby and her mother were killed last night possibly in a rogue rocket launch from Gaza and not in an IDF strike.
PHOTO:

Hamas Police Naval port targeted by IDF airstrikes earlier on Sunday.
BREAKING:

ISRAELI NAVY NOW STRIKING TARGETS ALONG THE GAZA COAST WEST OF GAZA.
AND JUST NOW MORE ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA.

Red Alert at Gaza containment 237 [05/05/2019]:

15:52:
Gaza containment 237
PHOTO:

Post death image of Hamas field commander Hamed Hamdan El-Haidery released by Gazan media.
Ashkelon Mayor says "we are at war".

Similar rhetoric now coming from Gaza sources, who are saying that this is not a minor escalation but open war.

MASSIVE EXPLOSION IN GAZA JUST NOW
AND NOW ANOTHER LARGE BARRAGE OF ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA. SIRENS GOING OFF IN ISRAEL

Red Alert at Gaza containment 217, Lakhish (247,272,280) [05/05/2019]:

15:57:
Gaza containment 217, Lakhish 272

15:57:
Lakhish 280

15:58:
Gaza containment 217, Lakhish 247
UPDATE:

IDF HAS STRUCK A TERRORIST OPERATIVE IN SOUTHERN GAZA FEW MOMENTS AGO
BREAKING:

IDF SAYS OVER 600 ROCKETS LAUNCHED FROM GAZA SINCE SATURDAY MORNING.
GAZA-ISRAEL RECAP SINCE SATURDAY:

- 600+ rockets fired at Israel and two ATGM strikes on IDF military vehicles.
- 250+ IDF strikes in Gaza.
- 3 Israelis dead, dozens wounded.
- 11 Palestinians dead, including a Hamas field commander in a targeted assassination.
NOW IDF ARTILLERY STRIKES REPORTED IN DEIR AL-BALAH #GAZA
VIDEO:

New footage released by IDF showing recent strikes on terror targets in Gaza.
NOW:

Additional IDF troops headed towards southern Israel/Gaza fence.
SEVERAL ROCKETS LAUNCHED BY GAZA TERRORISTS TOWARDS ISRAELI NAVY SHIPS
BOMB SHELTERS NOW BEING OPENED IN NETANYA MUNICIPALITY #ISRAEL
SIRENS NOW IN EREZ AND OR HANER AS MORE ROCKETS LAUNCHED FROM GAZA #ISRAEL
Netanya is not extremely far away from Tel Aviv.....

NOW: IDF strike near Al Azhar university in central Gaza
IDF NOW PLACING ADDITIONAL IRON DOME BATTERIES IN JERUSALEM REGION
BREAKING: GOVERNOR'S PALACE IN GAZA JUST GOT HIT WITH A ROOF-KNOCK STRIKE.

Israel has deployed the Golani Brigade to the Gaza fence region.

Half an hour ago a targeted IDF airstrike took out an apartment complex in central Gaza. Injuries reported.

Half an hour ago, an armed drone (likely launched from Gaza) was shot out of the sky by IDF near Nahal Oz after trying to launch a strike on IDF soldiers. #Israel
DIRECTIVE ISSUED IN GAZA FOR MEMBERS OF MILITANT GROUPS TO AVOID MOVING IN VEHICLES OR GO OUT WITH CELL PHONES/OTHER TRACEABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICES AS ISRAEL IS PLANNING TO CARRY OUT MORE TARGETED ASSASSINATIONS
UPDATE:

IDF confirms that a Kornet ATGM was fired from Gaza which hit a civilian vehicle near Erez, killing the driver.

IDF 7th Division and the Golani Brigade ordered to deploy to Gaza. The Paratroopers Brigade is on the alert to go south. - IDF Spokesperson

An Israeli man has been wounded by shrapnel and has been moved to Soroka hospital in moderate condition

UPDATE:

TWO ROOF-KNOCK STRIKES ON THE GOVERNOR'S PALACE.
BREAKING:

THE GOVERNOR'S PALACE HAS NOW BEEN COMPLETELY DESTROYED BY ADDITIONAL ISRAELI STRIKES. #GAZA
A spokesman for the Islamic Jihad, Mus'ab al-Karim, told the Hamas journal "A-Risala": "Resistance is on the verge of a new stage in the rotation against aggression, which may lead to an open war." "It will hurt the enemy as it pains our people."
MORE ISRAELI STRIKES IN EL-BUREIJ. A TERRORIST ROCKET LAUNCH SQUAD WAS HIT BY MULTIPLE STRIKES. AT LEAST TWO DEAD. #GAZA
The Governor's Palace is gone. #Gaza
ISRAEL SAYS IT HAS BEGUN ATTACKING HAMAS' INTERNAL SECURITY BUILDING IN THE RIMAL NEIGHBORHOOD. #GAZA

ANOTHER IMAGE. #GAZA
VIDEO:

Hamas internal security HQ gets hit. #Gaza
VIDEO:

An Israeli greenhouse in Eshkol was hit by a Gaza rocket earlier today. One worker was critically wounded. #Israel
UPDATE:

3 ISRAELIS DEAD SO FAR, 131 INJURED.

"The Palestinian factions informed the Egyptian intelligence apparatus that they will expand the firing range of rocket to hit Tel Aviv, if Israel did not stop the targeted killings." #Gaza

UPDATE:

Names of two terrorists killed earlier in El-Bureij by IDF strikes:

Mohammed Abdulnabi Abu Armaneh (30 years) and Mahmoud Samir Abu Armaneh (27 years)

#Gaza

AND NOW FEW MOMENTS AGO ANOTHER IDF AIRSTRIKE ON A LAUNCHING CELL IN DEIR AL-BALAH #GAZA

ONE CRITICAL INJURY REPORTED
By the way, these two belonged to Palestinian Islamic Jihad's launching cell:
NEW:

As per initial reports, Hamas has sent a message to Israel that it is ready for ceasefire. Not sure if Israel will accept that so easily after 3 Israelis have been killed.
GAZA DEATH TOLL UPDATE:

GAZA HEALTH MINISTRY UPDATES DEATH TOLL TO 12 WITH 105 INJURIES.

NOW:

ANOTHER ATGM STRIKE FROM GAZA AGAINST AN IDF VEHICLE BEING REPORTED. MORE DETAILS AWAITED.
VIDEO:

Another footage of the IDF strike on Governor's Palace in Gaza.
Another IDF strike now west of Beit Lahiya in the vicinity of the American School #Gaza

UPDATE:

IDF has put a temporary gag order on this incident.
JUST NOW MORE ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA. RED ALERT IN ISRAEL

Red Alert at Gaza containment (223,224) [05/05/2019]:

17:46:
Gaza containment (223,224)
IDF STRIKES HIT UNKNOWN TARGET IN JABALIA #GAZA
NOW:

IDF ROOF-KNOCK STRIKE ON ZORUB TOWER IN SOUTHERN GAZA

ANOTHER GROUP OF MILITANTS IN GAZA (MOST LIKELY MEMBERS OF LAUNCHING SQUAD) HIT BY IDF STRIKE EAST OF KHAN YOUNIS #GAZA
NOW:

IDF drone strike on a residential building in the Al-Sabrah neighborhood in downtown Gaza City.
Three fatalities in the northern Gaza Strip as a result of the bombing of the IDF, as per Gazan media

TWO KILLED AND THREE WOUNDED IN IDF AIRSTRIKE IN RAFAH #GAZA

BREAKING:

IDF ROOF-KNOCK STRIKE ON ABU KAMER BUILDING IN SABRA, CENTRAL GAZA

UPDATE:

One killed in Rafah few minutes ago identified as Musa Hussain Muammar, 24 years old. The second death yet to be confirmed by Gaza Health Ministry.

CLARIFICATION:

Earlier today I tweeted that Israel has announced an operation in Gaza. That was based on bad sourcing and the tweet has since been deleted.

Here's a clarification by Israeli media now:

JUST NOW MORE ROCKETS LAUNCHED FROM GAZA, SIRENS GOING OFF IN SOUTHERN ISRAEL
UPDATE: As per IDF sources, Israel has rejected Hamas's offer for ceasefire.

Sirens continue to go off in Israel as more rockets fired from Gaza.

Red Alert at Gaza containment 224 [05/05/2019]:

18:27:
Gaza containment 224

18:28:
Gaza containment 224
NEW:

Bomb shelters now being opened in Kfar Saba Municipality. #Israel
IDF SAYS IT HAS TARGETED MORE TERRORIST OPERATIVES IN SOUTHERN #GAZA
AND NOW MORE ROCKETS LAUNCHED, MORE SIRENS IN ISRAEL

Red Alert at Gaza containment 237 [05/05/2019]:

18:40:
Gaza containment 237
Sirens in Karem Shalom, Nahal Oz, Alumim, Kfar Aza and Sa’ad #Israel
Red Alert at Gaza containment (223,224,237) [05/05/2019]:

18:40:
Gaza containment 237

18:41:
Gaza containment 223

18:41:
Gaza containment 224

18:42:
Gaza containment 223

18:42:
Gaza containment (223,224)
Iron Dome in action during latest barrages. #Israel
"Military occupation planes bombed a resistance site in the area of the editors west of Khan Yunis, artillery shells a resistance observatory in the town of Abasan east of the city" #Gaza

IDF Spokesperson:

"In the evening, we expose a joint counter-terrorism experience to the IDF and the terrorist attempt to attack Hamas in the Israeli cyber dimension. The cyber formation in the Gaza Strip was then attacked"

Alleged PHOTO of IDF strikes on Kamer Tower in #Gaza
NOW: Rocket sirens in Sderot and surrounding region #Israel
VIDEO:

Footage of an IDF strike on a building in Gaza
VIDEO:

Footage showing the remains of the building that was hit in al-Sabra neighborhood in Gaza.
VIDEO:

The exact moment captured showing the IDF strike on the building in al-Sabra. #Gaza
ANOTHER BARRAGE OF ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA FEW MOMENTS AGO.

Red Alert at Gaza containment (218,220,221), Central Negev 252 [05/05/2019]:

19:01:
Gaza containment 218

19:01:
Gaza containment 220

19:01:
Gaza containment 221, Central Negev 252
DEATH TOLL ON GAZAN SIDE NOW STANDS AT 17
Earlier one of the Israelis killed in Gaza rocket fire was a 50 year old Israeli Arab Muslim Ziad Alhamada.

MORE ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA

Red Alert at Gaza containment (217,218), Lakhish (271,273) [05/05/2019]:

19:10:
Gaza containment (217,218)

19:11:
Lakhish (271,273)
An armed Hamas drone attempted to fire a missile at an IDF vehicle on the Gaza border.

PHOTO:

(via Quds Network) shows barrage of rocket fire from Gaza headed towards Israel
BREAKING:

Rocket impact being reported in Shaar Hanegev, no casualties. #Israel
MORE ROCKETS FIRED.

Red Alert at Gaza containment (217,218), Lakhish (245,271,272,273) [05/05/2019]:

19:10:
Gaza containment (217,218)

19:11:
Lakhish (271,273)

19:11:
Lakhish 245

19:12:
Lakhish (271,272)

19:13:
Lakhish 271

19:13:
Lakhish 245
Palestinian Islamic Jihad spokesperson Mosab Al Braim: “The resistance is about to go to a higher level in facing the aggression; a level that could lead to a war.”

#Gaza #Israel
URGENT

MASSIVE, MASSIVE MULTIPLE BARRAGES OF ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA JUST NOW, HEADED TOWARDS ASHKELON AND ASHDOD
SEVERAL IRON DOME INTERCEPTIONS, MULTIPLE IMPACTS BEING REPORTED. ALSO INITIAL REPORTS OF A ROCKET IMPACT ON A HOUSE IN SOUTHERN ISRAEL
BREAKING:

al-Qassam Brigades (Hamas' military wing) released video of the ATGM strike (via Kornet) on an Israeli military jeep across Gaza border that took place earlier today.
From the reports I'm seeing, it appears that projectiles from latest barrage came very close to Tel Aviv. #Israel
VIDEO:

Footage from Ashdod as Iron Dome attempts to intercept rockets fired from Gaza. Sirens can be heard. #Israel

BREAKING:

AN ISRAELI MAN CRITICALLY WOUNDED IN A ROCKET IMPACT IN ASHDOD. #ISRAEL
VIDEO:

Footage shows the latest massive barrage of rockets fired from Gaza towards Israel.
VIDEO:

IDF released video of the targeted strike on the car of Hamas field commander Hamed Hamdan El-Haidery in Gaza earlier today.
VIDEO:

Another footage showing massive barrage of rockets being fired towards Israel from Gaza as Palestinians cheer in the background.

BREAKING: Israeli ministers instruct IDF to continue striking Gaza after five-hour security cabinet meeting - @haaretzcom
VIDEO:

Aftermath of rocket impact in Ashdod. A 35 year old Israeli man has been critically injured by shrapnel and moved to a hospital in Tel Aviv. #Israel
PHOTOS:

A house in Ashdod hit by Gaza rocket. #Israel
VIDEO:

Another footage from Ashdod impact site where a car was hit. #Israel
Also: A rocket struck a building in Sderot but failed to explode. #Israel
ANOTHER MASSIVE BARRAGE OF ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA JUST NOW

Red Alert at Gaza containment 237 [05/05/2019]:

19:44:
Gaza containment 237

19:45:
Gaza containment 237

19:45:
Gaza containment 237

19:46:
Gaza containment 237
19:46:
Gaza containment 237

19:47:
Gaza containment 237

19:47:
Gaza containment 237
BREAKING:

IDF airstrikes on the house of Gaza security forces director Abu Naim in Nuseirat in central Gaza Strip.
BREAKING:

Bomb shelters now being opened in Ramat Gan #Israel
AND NOW MORE ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA

Red Alert at Gaza containment 237 [05/05/2019]:

19:52:
Gaza containment 237

19:52:
Gaza containment 237
"Deputy Minister of Health Yaakov Weizmann is in the last hour discussing the preparation of the emergency health care system due to the fighting in the south"

GAZA DEATH TOLL UPDATE:

18 DEAD, 146 INJURED.

CONFIRMED BY HAMAS-CONTROLLED HEALTH MINISTRY.
ROCKET IMPACT INSIDE KIRYAT MALACHI CITY STADIUM, NO CASUALTIES #ISRAEL

NOW LARGE ROCKET BARRAGE HEADED FOR ASHKELON #ISRAEL
URGENT

A MULTI-STOREY BUILDING IN GAZA HAS BEEN REPORTEDLY STRUCK WITHOUT A ROOF-KNOCK STRIKE. MULTIPLE CASUALTIES REPORTED
NOW:

MASSIVE BARRAGE OF ROCKETS FIRED AGAIN FROM GAZA, HEADED TOWARD ASHDOD AND ASHKELON REGION #ISRAEL
MULTIPLE IRON DOME INTERCEPTIONS NEAR CENTRAL ISRAEL
UPDATE:

THREE KILLED AND MULTIPLE INJURIES IN THE IDF STRIKE ON THE BUILDING #GAZA
GAZA HEALTH MINISTRY CLAIMS A BABY HAS BEEN KILLED IN AN IDF AIRSTRIKE
UPDATED:

ISRAELI MAN WHO WAS INJURED IN ASHDOD HAS DIED.

TOTAL DEATH TOLL ON ISRAELI SIDE NOW STANDS AT 4

More IDF strikes now against launch pads in Gaza.
More rockets fired from Gaza just now. Red alert for Yad Mordechai and Netiv Haasara. #Israel
Death toll in Gaza rises to 20 now.
3 dead so far from IDF strike on strike Sheikh Zaid towers without warning. #Gaza
Israeli strike against a target near Khan Younis now. #Gaza
"IDF strike was reported at the Abu al-Kass family's house." #Gaza
IDF HomeFront Command orders cancellation of all educational activities in southern Israel until further notice.
BREAKING: As per initial reports, senior Islamic Jihad (PIJ) official Talal Abu Jadiyeen has been killed with all his family after IDF targeted his home in Sheikh Zaid. #Gaza
VIDEO:

Islamic Jihad (PIJ) has released video of the second ATGM strike on an IDF vehicle across Gaza border.
From what I can tell by this video, it doesn't look like the vehicle was completely destroyed by the ATGM.
More rockets fired from Gaza few minutes ago. Two Iron Dome interceptions over Netivot. #Israel
More rocket sirens in Ashkelon. #Israel
ALL EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES IN GAZA SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
STATEMENT COMING FROM HAMAS POLITICAL CHIEF ISMAIL HANIYEH:

"Return to calm is possible and be preserved subject to the commitment of the occupation to a complete cease-fire"

#GAZA #ISRAEL
It appears Islamic Jihad doesn't agree with Hamas and is not so keen on ceasefire.

Islamic Jihad says no ceasefire talks, Gaza media outlets say groups have told Egypt they plan to fire on Tel Aviv
Fourth death now being reported by Gaza Health Ministry from the Sheikh Zaid strike. Name of fourth victim: Abdel Taha al-Mamadhov

UPDATED COUNT:

MORE THAN 700 ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA TOWARDS ISRAEL SINCE SATURDAY MORNING.
VIDEO:

Another footage released by IDF showing strike on a Hamas target in Gaza
URGENT

TWO ISRAELI SOLDIERS HIT BY A MORTAR FIRED FROM GAZA NORTH OF NEGEV, AS PER INITIAL REPORTS
BREAKING:

Al-Shuhaheth military outpost hit by Israeli strikes in Khan Younis now #Gaza
UPDATE:

The two IDF soldiers have been moderately injured and have been moved to a hospital. #Israel
BREAKING:

JUST NOW Israeli Navy strikes in Gaza.

ALSO: Multiple rockets fired from Gaza, red alert sirens in Kissufim #Israel
Another death being reported in Gaza. A 12 year old child, as per Gaza Health Ministry.
Another death being reported in Gaza:

Hani Hamdan Abu Hair, 37 years, expired during medical treatment.
UPDATED DEATH TOLL FROM GAZA

24 DEAD WITH 154 INJURED
JUST NOW

Israeli strike in Zeitoun neighborhood against a target. #Gaza
JUST NOW

Critical injury being reported of an Israeli man in Sderot after being hit with rocket shrapnel #Israel
NOW

Israeli strike on a military site south of Khan Younis #Gaza
NOW

Israeli strikes hit possible launch pad/squad east of Al-Qarara, no casualties reported. #Gaza
GAZA DEATH TOLL NOW STANDS AT 25.

ALSO: Bat Yam municipality near southern Tel Aviv has opened its BOMB shelters
UPDATED COUNT OF IDF STRIKES IN GAZA SO FAR: 320
NOW

Reports that IDF is striking a house near Khan Younis #Gaza
JUST NOW

A roof-knock IDF strike on a building in Tuffah neighborhood #Gaza
GAZA-ISRAEL SHORT RECAP:

- Over 750 Gaza rockets fired at Israel (ongoing).
- 4 Israelis killed.
- 250 Israelis wounded.
- 24 dead on Gazan side, over 154 injured.
- 150+ Iron Dome interceptions.
- Over 320 Israeli strikes in Gaza so far (ongoing).
MORE ISRAELI STRIKES NOW.

A suspected launch pad targeted in Rafah. #Gaza
At least 7 members of Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) have been killed so far since Saturday morning clashes.

First four photos:
At least 7 members of Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) have been killed so far since Saturday morning clashes.

Three more:
NOW

INITIAL REPORTS OF IDF STRIKES ON AL-HINDI BUILDING AT ABU TALAL JUNCTION #GAZA
BREAKING:

Several Israeli Merkava tanks, APCs and D9 bulldozers now headed towards Gaza border area.

via @ELINTNews

BREAKING: First reports of a possible ceasefire in Israeli media:

"Palestinian sources: Egypt attempts to obtain a ceasefire that will take place at midnight"
BREAKING:

Israeli strikes in Gaza continuing. A roof knock strike on a house near Shifa hospital in Gaza city just now.
Another PIJ fighter Iyad Abdullah al-Shurahi killed in Israeli strikes earlier on Sunday. #Gaza

hat-tip @Jtruzmah
@Jtruzmah IDF has struck the house of Tawfiq Abu Naim, interior minister and in charge of Hamas’s internal security.

ALSO: More rockets launched from Gaza few mins ago.
Israeli Navy now striking targets in Gaza
UPDATE:

IDF confirmed the targeting of the office of Hamas internal security head Tawfiq Abu Naeem
BREAKING:

Israeli diplomatic sources now confirming that there is a chance that truce could be reached between Israel and Hamas in next few hours. via @guyelster

BREAKING:

Kann News reporting that Egypt and Qatar have convinced Hamas and Israel to reach ceasefire which will begin from midnight (in next 30 minutes)
PHOTO:

Funeral of Ziad Al-Hamamda, an Israeli Arab Muslim who was killed on Sunday after being hit by a Gaza rocket which exploded in Ashkelon Industrial Area. #Israel

cc @dahrinoor2
NOW

Heavy Israeli Navy strikes along Gaza coastline now, likely hitting naval sites belonging to Hamas.
NOW

IDF striking a target in the Zeitoun neighborhood in the east of the city Gaza
PHOTO:

Image captures one of the rocket barrages from Gaza fired towards Israel on Sunday evening.
VIDEO:

An Israeli kindergarten school that was hit by a Gaza rocket in Sderot. #Israel
JUST NOW

IDF strikes on possible launch pads in Jabal Al-Mantar , East of Shujaiyah #Gaza

NOW

IDF strike near New Port west of Khan Yunis in southern Gaza Strip
IDF strikes targeted Abu Tair family house in Khan Younis few minutes before midnight #Gaza
One injury being reported in Khan Younis airstrike. #Gaza
Okay, so it doesn't look like IDF strikes are stopping. They're still going on despite clock striking midnight. #Gaza
BREAKING

AND NOW ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA TOWARDS ISRAEL
Initial reports that Israel has pulled out of the ceasefire understanding and will only agree to it if Hamas-backed #GreatReturnMarch is put to stop.
AND NOW AN IDF STRIKE IN RAFAH BEACH, SOUTH OF GAZA

UPDATE:

Total three injuries now in Khan Younis airstrike #Gaza
NOW

IDF strikes on a blacksmith's workshop in the Zeitoun neighborhood of Gaza City where militants were believed to be hiding.
Earlier PIJ said that during Sunday's clashes it used a new kind of missile dubbed 'Badr 3'
VIDEO:

New vid released Islamic Jihad (PIJ) showing its new Badr 3 missile. #Gaza
IDF strikes continuing in Gaza, striking various targets.
Now both - Israel as well as Gaza factions - have rejected the ceasefire.

Meanwhile, IDF strikes in Gaza ongoing.
IDF tanks strike target in northern Gaza Strip
VIDEO:

Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigade released video showing its mortar and rocket launches against Israel in latest fighting. #Gaza

via @Jtruzmah
JUST NOW

Large barrage of rockets fired from Gaza towards Israel. Sirens in southern Israel
MULTIPLE ROCKET IMPACT IN CENTRAL NEGEV #ISRAEL
"Islamic Jihad spokesman: As of now, the Egyptians have failed to reach a truce agreement despite their efforts"

MORE ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA

Red Alert at Gaza containment 217, Lakhish 247 [06/05/2019]:

01:01:
Gaza containment 217, Lakhish 247
MULTIPLE IRON DOME INTERCEPTIONS AROUND ASHKELON #ISRAEL
Gaza factions: "The campaign will not stop before Israel meets the demands of the Palestinians ... Israelis will not be allowed to leave the shelters as long as their leadership denies the understandings with Gaza"

MORE ROCKETS FIRED FROM GAZA
IDF strikes continuing in Gaza.
Possible launching pads targeted by IDF strikes in west of Khan Yunis and Rafah. #Gaza
Military observation post targeted by IDF strikes few minutes ago. #Gaza
IDF jets striking targets north of Gaza
Rockets fired from Gaza. Red Alert in Kissufim.

Meanwhile, IDF strikes in Gaza also continue.
IDF strikes military site in central Gaza

IDF strikes on a house belonging to the Abu Eisha family in Nuseirat refugee camp in the central Gaza Strip.

So far, since last 30 minutes or more, Gaza and Israel look calm. Let's hope this continues.
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