Hamas publishes footage of SAM launch against Israeli planes
Hamas' Izz Al-Din Al-Qassam Brigades published a video of its air defenses confronting the hostile Israeli warplanes in the skies of Gaza Strip.
Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades, the military wing of the Hamas movement, published footage of it confronting the Israeli occupation warplanes with surface-to-air missiles during their aggression on the Gaza Strip at dawn on Tuesday.
Al-Qassam Brigades had announced earlier today that its air defenses had confronted the hostile Israeli air force in the skies of the Gaza Strip with surface-to-air missiles.
كتائب #القسام تعرض مشاهد لتصدي مجاهديها لطيران الاحتلال الإسرائيلي بصواريخ أرض - جو، خلال عدوانه على قطاع #غزة، فجر اليوم الـ 19 من نيسان/ أبريل.#الميادين#فلسطين_قضيتي pic.twitter.com/Sk8w2SoiDp— قناة الميادين (@AlMayadeenNews) April 19, 2022
A source in the Resistance told Al Mayadeen the missile that was used to engage the occupation's raiding warplanes of the occupation was of the soviet Strela type, with a range of 3,700 meters, an altitude of engagement of up to 1,500 meters, and a speed of 430 meters per second.
The occupation warplanes launched raids on sites west of Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip, allegedly in response to a missile fired earlier at one of the settlements of the Gaza envelope.
Israeli airstrikes target residential areas in Khan Yunis in the southern part of the #Gaza Strip.#Palestine #PalestineUnderAttack #Gaza_Under_Attack pic.twitter.com/CgxvUjo9FN— Al Mayadeen English (@MayadeenEnglish) April 18, 2022