LIVE ISRAEL. Israeli army says it has completely surrounded Gaza City – Netanyahu: “This is the peak of the battle"

There have been 9,061 deaths in the Gaza Strip since the start of the war between Israel and the Palestinian terror organization Hamas. Meanwhile, more and more Gazans with a foreign passport, including about twenty Belgians, are fleeing to Egypt. However, a leaked document from the Israeli government suggests that Israel wants to expel Palestinians en masse to Egypt’s Sinai. Follow all developments in our live blog.