The Overseas Workplace has thus far refused to touch upon the BBC and Sky Information experiences that emerged on Monday afternoon.
It comes as Rishi Sunak was making ready to carry a Cobra assembly on the unfolding disaster.
Round 50,000 to 60,000 British nationals are believed to be in both Israel and Gaza, the Authorities estimates, amid issues for his or her security following the newest upsurge in violence within the area.
At the least 700 folks have reportedly been killed in Israel and greater than 500 have been killed in Gaza, over two days after Hamas launched its unprecedented assault.
Among the many lifeless is 20-year-old Nathanel Younger, a Briton serving within the Israeli Defence Providers who died on the Gaza border on Saturday.
Two different UK nationals – 26-year-old Jake Marlowe, who went to the identical London college as Mr Younger, and photographer Dan Darlington – are believed to be lacking.
There aren’t any plans for a UK-facilitated evacuation of British residents from Israel, with these in want of assist suggested to contact the Overseas Workplace.
In a submit on Fb, JFS, a Jewish college attended by each Mr Younger and Mr Marlowe in Harrow, mentioned that it was praying for its former pupils.
“Nathanel Younger, a 20-year outdated ex-JFS scholar who was serving within the Israel Defence Forces, was killed by Hamas terrorists on Shabbat on the Gaza border,” the assertion mentioned.
“All of us really feel his loss and ship our love and condolences to his household. As well as, Jake Marlowe, one other ex-JFS pupil, can also be at the moment lacking because of the fear assaults.
“We pray he and everybody else lacking are swiftly and safely returned house.”
Mr Marlowe, was offering safety at a celebration within the desert close to Kibbutz Re’im when the world was attacked by Hamas.
His mom advised the Jewish Information on Sunday the final message she bought from her son was one saying he beloved her.
“He was doing safety at this rave yesterday and referred to as me at 4.30am to say all these rockets have been flying over,” Lisa mentioned.
“Then, at about 5.30am, he texted to say, ‘Sign very dangerous, all the pieces OK, will maintain you up to date I promise you’, and that he loves me.”