Israeli Airstrikes Continue: Israel launched a fresh wave of airstrikes on Gaza overnight, escalating the ongoing conflict that has seen numerous rockets fired from Gaza into Israel and a significant Israeli military response.

Retaliatory Attacks:  The strikes from both sides have created a dire situation, with Gaza facing immense destruction while Israelis are living under the constant threat of rocket attacks.

Israeli Embassy's Statement:  Israel's embassy in Washington reported that the death toll from the weekend's Hamas attacks had surpassed 1,200. This underscores the severity of the situation and the extensive loss of life on both sides.

Netanyahu's Warning:  Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has indicated that the ongoing offensive against Hamas is just the beginning. This statement raises concerns that the situation may further escalate in the days to come.