Gaza: During an Israeli army expedition in Gaza Strip, six people were killed in firing on both sides on Monday. These include a local commander of Hamas armed wing, Noor Baraka. An Israeli soldier died in the firing. The Israeli army said in a statement, "There was a firing from both sides during the campaign in Gaza Strip.
Palestinian security sources said that the encounter took place in the eastern area of Khan Unis in the southern Gaza Strip. Gaza's health ministry spokesman Ashraf al-Qudra said that 6 Palestinians were killed. After the conflict, there was a notification of playing siren in southern Israel, indicating a possible rocket attack from the Gaza Strip. Israeli military spokesman Jonathan Conrichas told that all Israeli soldiers involved in the campaign have returned.