US President Joe Biden has ordered the deployment of warships aircraft near Israel. To show solidarity while also sending more military aid.
According to the news agency AFP, the US Department of Defence, the Pentagon, has said that the warships aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford and its accompanying warships are being sent to the Eastern Mediterranean, while a squadron of fighter jets is also being deployed in the region. Will do better.
The US Central Command confirmed on Sunday that the deployment of ships and aircraft had begun.
After the Hamas attack, the US immediately assured Israel of its strong support. And warned other parties to stay out of the conflict.
According to the White House, President Joe Biden has inform Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu that additional aid has been send to the defence forces and more will be provided in the coming days.
“The two leaders also discussed ongoing efforts to ensure that none of Israel’s adversaries believe they can or should take advantage of the current situation,” according to a statement from the White House.
The US president “reaffirmed our full support for the government and people of Israel in the face of unprecedented. And horrific attacks by Hamas terrorists.”
Hamas has accused the United States of participating in aggression against Palestinians by deploying warplanes in an ongoing statement.
According to the Israeli press office, 700 of its citizens have been kill so far in this worst tension. While according to the authorities in Gaza, 400 Palestinians have been kill in Israeli airstrikes.
The worst escalation in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in decades has given rise to fears of wider chaos. Lebanon’s Iran-backed movement, Hezbollah, has also claimed to have fired missiles at Israeli positions.
Earlier, US Secretary of State Anthony Blanken said that President Biden has issued orders. To his administration to “provide Israel with everything it needs to counter the attacks of Hamas.”
Anthony Blanken also expressed concern that the hostages may include American citizens.
“It’s a huge terrorist attack that Israeli citizens are being shot in their cities and homes. And people are being dragg across the border with Gaza,” Blanken told Australian news channel ABC.’
Antony Blanken added that there are also reports that several Americans have been kill, which he is confirming.