The commander of Battalion 7107 of the Israeli occupation army announced its withdrawal from the Gaza Strip Gaza After months of participating in the fighting there, after the army carried out several withdrawals and concentrated its forces in Khan Yunis, south of the Gaza Strip.
This battalion is one of the combat engineering battalions of the reserve forces, and it participated in the fighting in the northern Gaza Strip.
The announcement of its withdrawal coincided with reports in Israeli media indicating that the army was preparing to reduce the number of its forces in the northern Gaza Strip.
He was the Israeli Minister of Defense Yoav Galant It was announced about two weeks ago that the major military operations in the northern Gaza Strip had ended.
In this context, the Israeli Broadcasting Corporation said yesterday, Friday, that army information indicates that a movement agitation It returned to providing services in areas where the presence of Israeli forces had been reduced, according to the authority.
The authority quoted security officials as saying, “Failure to take action the next day contributes to Hamas regaining control in Gaza.”
The occupation army is currently focusing its operations in Khan Yunis, south of the Gaza Strip, where it has fielded 7 to 8 brigades, which are engaged in fierce battles with the Palestinian resistance.
In the middle of this month, he withdrew the 36th Division, which is one of the 4 military divisions that he deployed in the war on Gaza since last October.
Before that, the occupation army withdrew the 13th Battalion of the Golani Brigade late last December after it suffered heavy losses in its battles with the resistance in the Shujaiya neighborhood, east of Gaza City.