Today's D Brief: Hospital blast in Gaza

Featured in DefenseOne

Israel - Hamas Conflict


A post-strike image was posted to social media Wednesday, and it appears to lack a “crater or obvious shrapnel pattern consistent with standard IAF JDAM/Mk80 series bombs,” Justin Bronk of the London-based Royal United Services Institute responded. It is hardly conclusive at this early stage, he noted; however, “an airstrike looks less likely than a rocket failure causing an explosion and fuel fire,” he said.