Palestinian militants from the Islamic Jihad's armed wing, the Al-Quds Brigades, squat in a tunnel, used for storing weapons, as they take part in military training in the south of the Gaza Strip. AFP PHOTO/MAHMUD HAMS
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Eight members of Hamas were missing Wednesday after the collapse of a tunnel in the Gaza Strip caused by rain and flooding, a security source said.On Saturday, a tunnel collapse killed a 30-year-old man, according to Hamas officials.Hamas has reportedly rebuilt tunnels destroyed in the 2014 conflict that Israeli officials say could be used to carry out attacks.Egypt's sole border with Gaza has also remained largely closed following the 2013 overthrow of president Mohammad Morsi of the Muslim Brotherhood, effectively trapping the 1.8 million Gazans into the territory.
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