BIBLICAL PLAGUES CONTINUE: 3 massive Gaza tunnel blasts seriously wound 3 Hamas commandos and 5 others are missing as Muslim terrorists surrounding Israel develop TUNNEL-PHOBIA
3 Gaza tunnels collapse, Hamas operatives wounded, missing
Three Izzedine al-Qassam Brigades’ operatives seriously wounded, at least five others are missing as connected underground passageways cave in • Hamas attributes incident to gas blast, bars media coverage to hinder Israeli intelligence gathering efforts.
Three Hamas operatives were seriously wounded and at least five others are considered missing following the collapse of three tunnels dug east of the southern Gaza Strip town of Khan Younis, Palestinian media outlets reported Saturday.
According to reports, the three tunnels were dug to facilitate the smuggling of gas from Egypt to Gaza. It is believed that the underground passageways, which were connected, caved in as a result of an explosion triggered by a gas leak.
Hamas’ military wing, the Izzedine al-Qassam Brigades, whose operatives oversee tunnel digging projects across the Gaza Strip, cordoned off the area. Heavy machinery was brought onto the site to assist in the search for the missing Hamas members, Palestinian media said.
Arab media reported that Hamas had issued an embargo on coverage of the incident, most likely in an attempt to hinder Israeli intelligence efforts.
Saturday’s tunnel collapse joins a series of similar incidents in the Gaza Strip in recent weeks. An underground passageway
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