*Chapters in this video:*
0:00 Israel lays siege to Gaza
5:31 Former Deputy Mayor of Jerusalem, Rachel Azaria
11:15 Australian in Israel, Phil Chester
*Israel-Hamas war: What you need to know*
– Israel continues to pound Gaza with airstrikes, and thousands of rockets have rained down on Israel. More than 900 have been killed in Israel, and at least 600 in Gaza.
– A spokesman declares Hamas will execute Israeli hostages every time an airstrike hits civilian homes in Gaza. They state the surprise attack was launched after years of planning and preparations.
– Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the Israeli military is going on the offence against Hamas with a force /”like never before/”. More than 300,000 reservists have been activated.
– Israel has declared a “complete siege” of Gaza, cutting off water, food and power supplies.
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