Israeli air strikes hammer northern Gaza as fears of a new regional conflict escalate

Israeli air strikes hit the northern Gaza Strip on Saturday, Palestinian officials said. No injuries were reported.

Gaza residents said the explosions targeted a large electricity generator and a militant outpost.

An Israeli military spokesman confirmed Israel’s military struck and demolished an underground attack tunnel in northern Gaza that was meant to cross into Israel.

An Israeli military spokewoman said the explosions in Gaza were “related to IDF (Israel Defense Forces) activity.”

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