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Israeli military claims control of parliament building, other Hamas facilities in Gaza

Update : 14 Nov 2023, 20:19

The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) on Tuesday said it had captured the parliament building along with other institutions run by the Hamas militant group in Gaza City.

"The battle team of the 7th Brigade took over the Hamas legislature, the government building, the Hamas police headquarters and an engineering faculty that served as an institute for the production and development of weapons," IDF spokesperson Daniel Hagari posted on social media platform X, formerly Twitter.

The IDF spokesperson went on to say that Israeli forces had seized control of the "Gizat" facility which he said contained Hamas training facilities, operations headquarters and interrogation and detention facilities.

Hamas is classified as a terrorist organization by Israel, the US and the EU, among other states.

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