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Hamas footage claims to show tunnel attack on Israeli army watchtower

Moments before what appears to be an attack on an Israeli sentry guard Photo: Reuters

Unverified footage aired on Hamas TV appears to show its fighters emerging from tunnels to attack an Israeli army watchtower.

They are seen appearing to surprise an Israeli sentry, at which point they open fire and storm the watchtower compound to surround a fallen soldier.

The fighters appear to exit the tunnel. Credit: Reuters

Mohammed Deif, the leader of Hamas's armed wing, said in a voiceover message in the broadcast that Palestinians would continue confronting Israel until its blockade on Gaza was lifted.

The fighters appear to exit the tunnel. Credit: Reuters

The Israeli Army confirmed four soldiers were killed in an attack at Nahal Oz, Israel Monday.