The Kassam Brigades Telegram account issued a statement.
“In the last 48 hours, we completely or partially destroyed 44 military vehicles on all fronts of the fighting in the Gaza Strip,” the statement said.
The Kassam Brigades “killed 40 Israeli soldiers and wounded dozens more in their actions targeting Israeli forces entering the Gaza Strip from the ground,” it said.
The statement said that “many buildings were blown up with booby traps, the field command center of the Israeli forces was targeted, and areas where soldiers gathered were targeted with mortars and short-range rockets.”
Israel has not yet commented on this.