According to information by the Chief Spokesperson for the Israel Defense Forces, at least 85 soldiers have been killed in the Hamas attacks were Israeli soldiers.
Overall, at least 900 people were killed by Hamas, Israel’s Army Radio separately reported on Monday.
“Hundreds” of Hamas militants have been killed in Gaza in recent Israeli attacks, said IDF spokesperson Daniel Hagari.
The IDF has finished the evacuation of Israeli civilians living near Gaza, he said.
The entire length of the fence across the border with Gaza is covered with tanks and air coverage, Hagari said.
“Our fighters are going house by house … there are no militants crossing the fence right now,” he said.
More than 300,000 Israeli reservists have been called up, he added.