Hamas Says It Captured IDF Soldier On Gaza's Bloodiest Day
In the most violent day for the Israeli-Gaza conflict so far 87 Palestinians and 13 Israelis were killed and 1 Israeli soldier was captured.By Ben Lawson | July 20, 2014
Sunday was the bloodiest day in Gaza so far with 87 Palestinians and 13 Israeli soldiers dead. Now, Hamas claims are surfacing that an Israeli soldier has been captured.
Sunday's conflict took place mostly in Shijaiyah, a densely populated neighborhood in Gaza City. (Via NBC)
USA Today quotes one resident saying: "What happened in Shijaiyah quarter was madness. ... Me and my family cannot believe that we made it out alive due to the heavy random tank shelling that lasted for over 12 hours. ... It's a horrific massacre."