Hundreds have been reported killed in construction of the Hamas network of tunnels, including children as young as 16. The Institute for Palestine Studies reported in 2012 that 160 had died within the tunnels since 2007 In August 2014, Al-Jazeera reported that figure to be as high as 400. The latest causality occurred today. According to the Izz al-Din al-Qassam Brigades Nihad Awad Khalif 30, of Beit Lahiya in the collapse of what was described as a "tunnel resistance project."
|Nihad Khalif, killed in collapse of Hamas Terror Tunnel|