Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu announced his intention to increase the force and frequency of strikes on the Gaza Strip, Israeli prime minister's office tweeted.
Based on the assessment of the situation, it was decided that the force and frequency of strikes on the Gaza Strip would be increased, the message says. It is also indicated that since Monday the Israeli army has inflicted hundreds of strikes on the positions and targets of the Palestinian radical movements Hamas and Islamic Jihad, as a result of which many significant targets were hit, TASS reported.
Netanyahu said that the command ordered to strengthen the personnel in most of the border police battalions.
Netanyahu confirmed that one of the shellings of Israeli territory from the Gaza Strip killed two civilians.
The Israel Defense Forces, he said, will continue to strike at radicals from the Gaza Strip and counts on the full support of the population.