The IDF spokesman, Brigadier General Daniel Hagari, updated with additional details about the assassination of the senior official in the Gaza Strip. According to him, “Iyad Al Hosni was killed, eliminated in an apartment in Gaza City, a precise attack with accurate intelligence, he was with his aide and assistant, we eliminated him in this attack, the Chief of Staff is at the IDF base in the south together with commanders from IDF and is commanding the attack from there When the entire intelligence picture is in his hands. Hosseini is identified from the air traveling in several vehicles. Our ability to follow using aircraft improved in the operation, giving us the ability to follow them between the apartments.”
“He is responsible for the Jihad operations file and the formations in the military arm, but what is important is that he received an appointment two days ago to replace Bahtini, after two days he is no longer with us, the most senior figure of the GAP today in the Gaza Strip, in the management of combat, in connection with the foreign According to what is understood now, very high accuracy in the hit, a hard and painful hit to the GAP, the price he pays and the thing that affects him the most is the targeted countermeasures, the second thing that affects him is the chameleons, apartments from which he directs the fighting, from where they give instructions, 24 hours a day The last time we took buildings where these apartments were and we got the people out of the house, we attacked the houses, we will continue to attack, we have several more such targets.
“We continue, as strongly as we can, in attacking those who are planning to fire against us, at the same time we are strong in defense, we estimate that we will encounter more rocket fire, it is correct to tell the public to adhere to PAK’AR instructions, to be alert to how they are briefed, it is possible that instructions will change.”