North Korea claimed that 'the tragedy between Israel and Palestine is entirely caused by the United States'. North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) made a statement on the situation in the Middle East.
The statement said that "the United States(US) immediately began supporting Israel with aid and weapons" after the start of the conflict, arguing that "the tragedy in the region is entirely caused by the US".
The statement noted that US President Joe Biden'traveled to Israel to support the war' and drew attention to the US veto of a United Nations Security Council (UNSC) resolution calling for a "pause" in hostilities to provide humanitarian aid to Gaza.
"The international community should closely monitor the US actions and resolutely condemn and reject this dangerous and foolish initiative," the statement said,
"has placed the responsibility for the crisis in the Middle East on Palestine, which it labeled as the aggressor," adding that the US
The statement claimed that "the crisis in the Middle East has escalated due to the deliberate provocations" of the US.
Hamas' military wing, the Izz al-Din al-Qassam Brigades, announced that they launched a comprehensive attack against Israel called "Al-Aqsa Flood" on the morning of October 7.
While thousands of rockets were fired from Gaza towards Israel, armed groups entered the settlements in the region. The Israeli army also launched an attack on the Gaza Strip with dozens of warplanes.
The Palestinian Ministry of Health in Gaza announced that 4 thousand 651 people, including 1thousand 873 children and 1023 women, were killed and 14 thousand 245 injured in Israel's attacks on Gaza.
It was reported that 1 thousand 400 Israelis, including 306 soldiers, were killed and 5 thousand132 Israelis were wounded in the attacks from Gaza.
The Israeli army hit Damascus and Aleppo airports. As the Middle East is once again turning into a bloodbath, a deadline has been set for nearly 2 and a half million Palestinians to leave the blockaded Gaza.
In the occupied West Bank, 90 Palestinians were reportedly killed in attacks by Israeli forces and Jewish settlers.
In Israel's attacks on Gaza, 18 journalists were killed.
In the clashes between the Israeli army and Hezbollah on the Israel-Lebanon border since October 8, 24 Hezbollah members and 4 civilians, one of whom was a journalist, were killed. Three Israeli soldiers and one Israeli civilian were killed in the attacks organized by Lebanon.
Most recently, Israel attacked the al-Ahli Baptist Hospital in Gaza, killing civilians.
Source: Anadolu Agency