Hamas expected to extend its deadly duel with Israel to suicide terror attacks after heavy Palestinian losses Saturday. Israel pounds Hamas in Gaza. This toll came close to 70 dead Saturday night. Israel forces lost two men in heavy battles with Hamas.
DEBKAfile’s military sources report intelligence received by the Israeli military command of Hamas plans to top their missile jihad by infiltrating terrorists into Israeli cities through secret tunnels running under the Gaza-Israel border.
Palestinian suicide bombers are also to be unleashed against Israeli troops fighting in northern Gaza; Hamas is at the same time determined keeps up its heavy missile and rocket barrage against Israeli civilian towns and villages. CONTINUE TO DEBKA