Israeli airstrike flattens building housing Al Jazeera, AP offices in Gaza

Days of Palestine - Gaza

Today, Saturday, the Israeli occupation destroyed the Al-Jalaa tower in Gaza City, which housed the offices of many international and local media outlets.

The 11-story building completely collapsed as a result of bombing by the Israeli Air Force.

Read More: Israeli police suppress peaceful sit-in in Sheikh Jarrah and arrest Al-Jazeera correspondent

The building contained a number of apartments and offices of various international and local media outlets, including the Al-Jazeera network and the Associated Press, in addition to the offices of lawyers.

On Wednesday, an Israeli airstrike destroyed the 14-story Al-Shorouk tower in Gaza City, which houses the offices of Al-Aqsa TV and Voice of Al-Aqsa, affiliated with the Hamas movement that controls the Gaza Strip.

Read More: Report: Israel destroys 500 housing and 52 government headquarters

Your support helps protect the Days of Palestine’s independence and it means we can keep delivering quality journalism that’s open for everyone around the world. Every contribution, however big or small, is so valuable for our future.