Since October 7, 61% of homes and residential units in Gaza have been destroyed, according to the Hamas government in the enclave, APA reports citing CNN.
Of the 305,000 affected units, 52,000 are completely destroyed and 253,000 are partially damaged, an official from the Hamas government media office said in a news conference from Gaza on Tuesday.
Hamas claimed that 121 government buildings and 69 schools are completely out of service, and 275 schools were partially damaged.
“During the aggression against Gaza, Israeli occupation aircraft dropped more than 50,000 tons of explosives on the homes of civilian citizens, hospitals, schools, and civilian institutions,” Hamas added.
Hamas demanded the immediate introduction of 1,000 trucks of daily aid and one million liters of fuel to rebuild the health care sector, especially hospitals and other vital facilities.