Gaza: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has stated unequivocally that his country will not seek a cease-fire in the Gaza Strip against the Palestinian terror group Hamas.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu declared on Monday that there will be no ceasefire in his military’s operation in Gaza against the Palestinian militant group Hamas, claiming that This is a wartime period.” Netanyahu stated to the international media that giving up would mean giving in to terrorism, Hamas, and barbarism.
“Israel will not consent to a ceasefire, just as the United States would not after the bombing of Pearl Harbor or the terrorist attack of 9/11. cessation of hostilities with Hamas after the horrific attacks of October 7th,” he stated while outlining Israel’s position on a ceasefire
The demands for a ceasefire are really demands that Israel give up to terrorism, Hamas, and barbarism. That won’t take place,” he declared.
Following Hamas’ surprise attack on October 7, Israel launched a counteroffensive against the terrorist group, destroying areas of Gaza and launching a ground invasion.
The Israeli military has advanced deeper into the Gaza Strip, raising fears in the enclave’s largest city, according to The New York Times. According to the Hamas-controlled Health Ministry, Israel’s air strikes have killed more than 8,300 people in the region.
Netanyahu also hailed the rescue of a hostage as proof that Israel’s military offensive can free Israeli captives while crushing Hamas. According to The Guardian, Israel’s Prime Minister congratulated the military and security agency Shin Bet on the release of army private Ori Megidish. Megidish was released on Sunday night, three weeks after she was kidnapped.
He claimed that by “perpetrating the worst savagery our people have seen since the Holocaust,” Hamas started this conflict. In front of their parents, Hamas killed children. killed parents in front of their kids. They killed people by burning. They assaulted women. They decapitated men. Holocaust survivors were tortured by them. They took infants hostage. Netanyahu told the media, “They committed the most heinous crimes imaginable.”
He said that Hamas members are a part of the “axis” of evil that “Iran has formed,” namely referring to Yemen, Iran, and Lebanon.