Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon:
"The international community has pressed us to give cement to Gaza to build schools, hospitals, homes. And now we see what has happened to those deliveries of cement. They have not been used to build kindergartens, but to build a tunnel that penetrates our territory so that Hamas can blow up our kindergartens and murder our children."
2:17pm From the IDF Spox: This is a loaded Grad rocket launcher we found in an agricultural school in Gaza.
Jameel: Hamas uses weapons from schools, hospitals and mosques….yet the UN wants to investigate Israel.
Warning Call to Wafa Hospital Before IDF Targets Site
Hamas has turned Wafa Hospital into a command center and a rocket-launching site. Hamas has fired at Israel and at IDF forces from the hospital. As a result, the IDF repeatedly conveyed warnings to the hospital staff and urged civilians to leave the area. Hamas continued firing from the hospital. In response, the IDF targeted specific sites and terrorists within the hospital grounds. Secondary explosions can be seen, confirming IDF intelligience about the site.
July 21-23, 2014
Hamas does want palestinians to die.
Despite incessant Hamas rocket fire, tons of goods have reached Gaza from Israel - 22 July 2014
Hamas continues to fire at our forces from Wafa Hospital in Gaza. Its terrorists have turned the hospital into a command center and a rocket-launching site. For this reason, we are targeting specific sites and terrorists within the hospital grounds. We repeatedly conveyed warnings to the hospital staff and urged civilians to leave the area in advance. Hamas is telling them to stay.
Middle East crisis: Israel releases ‘Gaza tunnel footage’