t least 100 individuals are believed to have travelled from the UK to Israel to serve within the Israeli army because it mounts a retaliatory marketing campaign in opposition to Hamas.
The Israeli Embassy within the UK stated it was understood those that travelled have been “reservists and lively obligation troopers” within the Israel Defence Forces (IDF).
A press release stated: “The Embassy of Israel understands that no less than 100 reservists and lively obligation troopers have gone again to Israel from the UK to serve within the IDF”.
The announcement got here as members of the family of a few of these held hostage by Hamas in Gaza gave an emotional press convention in London.
Issues stay excessive for the security of British residents within the area, with stories that 17 UK nationals are both lifeless or lacking, together with youngsters.
On Wednesday, it was confirmed that one other Briton died within the incursion by Hamas fighters on Saturday.
Jake Marlowe, 26, is amongst three identified to have died. He was initially recorded as lacking however was confirmed lifeless by the Israeli embassy in London.