LIVE | 22nd day of the Israel-Hamas war

The war continues between Israel and Hamas for a day 22. The Israeli army bombards the Gaza Strip non-stop on Saturday. Check out the latest news.

14:50 | Hamas leader in Gaza says ready for prisoner swap with Israel ‘immediately’

14:25 | like hell hit the headquarters of the UN Interim Force in Lebanon on Saturday.

2 p.m Demonstration of support for Palestine in Montreal

Many protesters gathered in Montreal to show their support for Palestinians trapped in Gaza, where war has been raging for three weeks.

1:45 p.m Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses the nation.

“The war will be long and hard,” he admitted.

11:50 a.m Israel announces the withdrawal of its diplomatic representatives in Turkey.

11:17 | Israel says the war with Hamas has entered a “new phase”.

The Israeli army continuously bombarded the Gaza Strip during the night from Friday to Saturday and carried out a ground incursion into the territory of approximately 360 m2.

11:12 am | The anguish is unbearable for certain Israeli families whose loved ones are being held hostage by Hamas, which is subject to incessant bombing.

“Families don’t sleep. They want answers. They deserve answers,” Haim Rubinstein, spokesman for the Forum of Families of Hostages and Disappeared, claimed in Tel Aviv on Saturday.

11:10 a.m The Israeli military warned on Saturday that it now considers Gaza City and its region a “battlefield”.


10:50 am | The head of European diplomacy, Josep Borrell, has called for “a pause in hostilities”.

9:00 am | The UN fears “thousands of additional civilian deaths” in the event of a large-scale ground operation.

The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights has sounded the alarm.

8:50 am | Israeli army spokesman Daniel Hagari spoke an “urgent” message. to the residents of certain localities in Gaza.

“For your immediate safety, we are asking all residents of northern Gaza and Gaza City to temporarily move south.”


8:35 am | A Palestinian killed by an Israeli settler in the West Bank.

Bilal Abou Salah was killed while picking olives with other members of his family on his land.

7:01 am | The Health Ministry of Hamas announces a death toll of 7,703.

According to the ministry, more than 3,500 children are among the dead since the start of the war on October 7.

4:48 am | Hundreds of buildings ‘completely destroyed’ in latest Israeli incursions into Gaza.

Heavy overnight shelling has “changed the landscape” of the northern Gaza Strip, says the spokesman for the Civil Defense in Gaza, Mahmoud Bassal.

3:40 am | Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday called on Israel to “immediately stop this madness” and “end its attacks”.

“The Israeli bombings that intensified last night in Gaza once again targeted women, children and innocent civilians,” Erdoğan lamented.

3:19 am | “Worried”, the families of the hostages are asking for explanations.

“Every minute seems like an eternity. We demand that Defense Minister Yoav Gallant and members of the War Cabinet meet with us this morning.”

2h11 | The Israeli army attacked the underground network of Hamas.

Israel is convinced that the Palestinian Islamist movement directs and organizes its operations from a gigantic network of underground tunnels.