Gaza, ALRAY - Israeli carriers have unloaded tanks and caterpillars to the area opposite to Beit Hanon crossing, northern Gaza Strip, Palestinian media reported.
Gaza-based Safa news agency said dispatching the troop reinforcements coincided with intensive flying of helicopters and drones over the eastern parts of the strip.
The move also came as the Israeli occupation prime minister, Benyamin Netanyahu, vowed ‘a tough response’ to any rockets launched from Gaza in his visit to the southern area of Negev.
A few days ago, Israeli jet fighters carried out a number of raids allegedly on military sites that belong to the Palestinian resistance factions, after Islamic Jihad group fired a volley of crude rockets in retaliation Israeli killing of three of its members the day before.
A recent health ministry report said 18 Gazans have been killed in Israeli fire since early 2014.