The Palestinian Ministry of Health announced that the Shifa Hospital in the Gaza Strip may run out of electricity in a few hours due to a lack of fuel and that a humanitarian catastrophe is imminent.
The Palestinian Ministry of Health warned of a humanitarian catastrophe, announcing that the main generator of Shifa Hospital, the largest medical complex in the blockaded Gaza Strip, may shut down in a few hours due to lack of fuel.
"We are warning of a humanitarian catastrophe as a result of the main generator at Shifa Hospital shutting down in a few hours due to lack of fuel. Backup generators can only provide electricity to three sensitive departments for a few hours," In a written statement, Palestinian Health Minister Miya Keyle emphasized.
Keyle pointed out that 16 of the 35 hospitals in the Gaza Strip are inoperable due to the bombardment and lack of fuel, noting that the others could be out of service within 24 hours due to fuel shortages.
The Palestinian Ministry of Health in Gaza announced that the International Red Cross also failed to receive assurances from Israel for the evacuation of the wounded from Shifa Hospital to Egypt.
The ministry announced that a convoy will leave from Shifa Hospital in central Gaza at 16:00 local time to transport the wounded.
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 more than 9 thousand 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 324 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: Anadolu Agency