An Israeli airstrike destroyed the offices of the Associated Press and other media outlets located in a tall building in Gaza City.
This is the latest step taken by the military to silence reports from the ground during the fighting with the Hamas militant group.
BREAKING: Israeli air raid flattens building that houses Al Jazeera and other international media outlets in Gaza City.
— Al Jazeera English (@AJEnglish) May 15, 2021
The bomber struck shortly after noon in front of a U.S. military base, killing at least three people and wounding dozens more.
The attack knocked down the 12-storey building and caused it to collapse into a huge cloud of dust. There was no immediate explanation for why it was attacked