Israel Demolished Tower Blocks in Gaza. Here's What They Housed

Israeli leveling of Gaza's high-rise buildings, several of them housing media outlet offices, has led to widespread criticism. What did the towers actually hold?

Samuel Sokol is a freelance journalist based in Jerusalem. He was previously a correspondent at the Jerusalem Post and has reported for the Jewish Telegraphic Agency, the Israel Broadcasting Authority and the Times of Israel. He is the author of Putin’s Hybrid War and the Jews.
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Samuel Sokol is a freelance journalist based in Jerusalem. He was previously a correspondent at the Jerusalem Post and has reported for the Jewish Telegraphic Agency, the Israel Broadcasting Authority and the Times of Israel. He is the author of Putin’s Hybrid War and the Jews.
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Over the past week, Israeli forces have destroyed or damaged dozens of buildings across the Gaza Strip, striking what the army has described as “a number of strategically significant buildings belonging to the Hamas terror organization.”

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