Over 8,000 people have died in the Gaza Strip as the war on Gaza enters its 24th day. Four were killed in Jenin in an Israeli army raid while Israel “continued and expanded” its ground operations in Gaza and struck targets in Syria and Lebanon. Live Updates Update 7: The United Nations Security Council is set to meet again on Monday, 30 October to discuss the war on Gaza, UN News reports. The emergency meeting was called for by the United Arab Emirates, the only Arab state currently sitting on the council. Update 6: Israeli soldiers bolstered by tank support have broadened their operations inside Gaza, engaging on Monday, 30 October, in intense air and artillery strikes in the northern region. There are several reports of Israeli armored vehicles operating near the Mediterranean coast In the northern region of the enclave. Witnesses from Gaza reported seeing Israeli tanks blocking the main north-south Salah Al Din road south of Gaza City and firing at anyone trying to use it, including taxi drivers. There are also reports of ongoing operations on the outskirts of the Zaytoun and Shajaiya neighborhoods in Gaza City….