Turkish Armed Forces ready for humanitarian aid and evacuation in Gaza

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Regarding Türkiye's aid activities towards Gaza, the National Defence Ministry stated that the Turkish Armed Forces (TAF) is ready to take part in both humanitarian aid and evacuation in line with the directives to be given.

Turkish Armed Forces ready for humanitarian aid and evacuation in Gaza

The Turkish Armed Forces (TAF) can take part in both humanitarian aid and evacuation in Gaza in line with the directives to be given, Turkish National Defence Ministry sources said.

"The TAF is ready to take part in both humanitarian aid and evacuation in line with the directives to be given," sources added.

Sources drew attention to the TAF's experience in both evacuation and medical support and pointed out that the most important factor in carrying out relief operations is the suitability of the environment in the region.

WHAT HAPPENED

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 Israel killed 9 thousand 61 people, including 3 thousand 760 children, 2 thousand 326 women, and 397 elderly people. It injured at least 32 thousand people in its attacks on Gaza.

It was reported that 1400 Israelis, including 306 soldiers, were killed and 5 thousand 132 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, 106 Palestinians were killed in attacks by Israeli forces and Jewish settlers.

In Israel's attacks on Gaza, 38 journalists were killed.

In the clashes between the Israeli army and Hezbollah on the Israel-Lebanon border since October 8, 46 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 Jabalia Refugee Camp in Gaza, killing civilians.

Source: Newsroom

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