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Israeli army releases Gaza video

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 01:06

The Israeli army releases video footage it says shows an arms seizure raid and a rocket launcher in the basement of a house near a U.N. school. Paul Chapman reports.

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Video footage released by the Israeli army shows what it says are mines in the basement of a house next to a United Nations school in Gaza. A soldier is shown describing how he and a sniffer dog found eight mines. The army says the video was shot on July 25. Another video purportedly shows the discovery of an underground rocket launcher. A soldier is seen explaining how the system was configured with a remote detonator. More Israeli army video appears to show the seizure of arms and explosives and other equipment during a night-tme operation at a residential building in Gaza. Again, the Israeli military says it was shot on July 25th but the location isn't given. Another short sequence shows the army blowing up what it describes as a terror tunnel. In the 20 days since the conflict began at least 1,050 Gazans have been killed, most of them civilians In the same period 42 Israeli soldiers and three civilians in Israel have died.

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Israeli army releases Gaza video

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 01:06