- Fifteen people were killed in an Israeli strike on a home in Deir el-Balah in central Gaza.
- At least four Palestinians killed as Israeli raids continue across occupied West Bank.
- A Palestinian prisoner becomes the seventh to die in an Israeli jail since October 7; Palestinian groups slam the death as an “assassination”.
- At least 21,978 people have been killed and 57,697 injured in Israeli attacks on Gaza since October 7. The revised death toll from the October 7 attack in Israel stands at 1,139.
Palestinians struggle to make ends meet in Gaza
Abdullah spends each day manually turning a bicycle wheel attached to his father’s sewing machine on the streets of Rafah, providing him with enough pedal power to continue mending clothes for a living when there is no electricity.
The father and son are among millions of Palestinians in Gaza having to adapt to survive amid the total destruction of cities and civilian infrastructure in the besieged enclave.
Syrian military says Israel attacked sites on outskirts of Damascus: Report
The Syrian state news agency (SANA) has reported that Israel carried out air strikes early on Tuesday morning that targeted locations on the outskirts of Damascus city and caused some material damage, according to the Reuters news agency.
The Syrian military said the attack was launched from the direction of the Golan Heights, SANA reports.
Israel’s military said earlier that it has hit sites in Syria following attacks launched toward northern Israel from Syrian territory.