As the Hamas-Israel conflict continues, each day we are given more and more evidence to show how it’s impacting the day to day lives of innocent people. One such example is video of this Israeli spokesman suddenly being forced to evacuate mid interview with Sky News.
This week, Israeli government spokesman Eylon Levy was suddenly called away during a Sky News interview due to a rocket siren warning. In such times of heightened tension, it’s important for us here in the United States to remain informed about what’s happening over there – not just for newsworthiness but because their reality may one day become our own.
????Just telling @SkyNews that Israel will destroy Hamas so it can no longer harm our citizens, when suddenly a rocket siren forced me to evacuate the studio.
We will tolerate this terrorist threat no longer. pic.twitter.com/UVcEwbp7ai
— Eylon Levy (@EylonALevy) October 16, 2023
The situation has worsened as Hezbollah decided to join forces with Hamas, which began their attacks against Israeli towns and cities back on October 7th. The two groups have already launched six anti-tank guided missiles against an Israeli town near the border of Lebanon, killing one civilian and one soldier.
This presence of Hezbollah increases the intensity of this war worldwide as onlookers measure its gravity and impact.
To make matters worse, Iran isn’t sitting by idly either; they are actively showing support for Hamas through terrorist practices. As a result, Israel is trying to keep Hezbollah from furthering their efforts or causing more casualties by sending out warnings from IDF spokesman Rear Adm. Daniel Hagari that he will respond if his orders are ignored or disobeyed.
He also mentioned that due to these rocket sirens going off all too often, 28 communities must now move into state-funded guest houses for safety purposes.
In response to these events occurring overseas, the United States has sent two carrier strike groups – USS Dwight D Eisenhower and USS Gerald R Ford – towards the eastern Mediterranean Sea in support of Israel’s actions taken against Hamas and Hezbollah.
With this war constantly brewing up new developments every day it’s essential that we stay informed about what is happening so we can understand how it directly affects our lives here at home too – whether its physical or emotional pain endured by innocent civilians or facing similar situations ourselves one day soon.