A short while ago, on Monday afternoon, the Israeli Air Force targeted a media building in Gaza that housed a serious of terrorist leaders from Palestinian Islamic Jihad.

The senior PIJ cadre was operating in a media building. They weren’t there to be interviewed. They were using reporters as human shields. However, Israel targeted only the 2nd floor, which is where the senior terrorists were. The rest of the building was unharmed.

We know that Hamas and other terror groups target Israeli civilians, using Palestinians as human shields. So who was Israel targeting when it decided to strike this building?

Baha Abu al-Ata, commander of PIJ Gaza City Brigade, who is involved in planning attacks against Israel,  arms manufacturing, and the types of long-range rockets that are terrorizing millions of Israeli citizens.

Also targeted while hiding in the media building was Tyseer Abu AlAta a senior Islamic Jihad member in charge of the operations against Israel.

Islamic Jihad is claiming  that Ramez Harb, responsible for propaganda for head Islamic Jihad’s their armed wing Saraya al Quds was killed in the operation, a clear admission of terrorists attempting to use journalists as human shields. However, the IDF is focusing on pinpoint, surgical strikes to eliminate terrorists and avoid civilian casualties

A fourth PIJ senior operative, Halil Batini, a key figure in org’s long-range rocket launching operations, responsible for internal security, was also believed to be in the building.A direct hit was identified on the target. Four senior members of Palestinian Islamic Jihad were known to have been in the media building.

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