Hamas Ultimatum: Open Gaza Sea Port or We Start Firing on Friday
Terrorists from Hamas' Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades in Gaza
A spokesman for Hamas's "military wing", the Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades, warned Thursday of renewed fighting with Israel if talks in Cairo to extend a 72-truce in Gaza collapsed.
"We appeal to the Palestinian delegation to not accept a ceasefire, unless it satisfies the demands of our people," a spokesman using the nom-de-guerre Abu Obeida said in a televised address, adding that Hamas were "ready to to battle."
The three-day truce ending four weeks of bloodshed between Israel and Hamas is due to end at 0500 GMT Friday.
The sides have so far failed to negotiate an agreement to extend the truce, with the Palestinians accusing Israel of "procrastinating". But Israel has insisted it will not give up on its key demand for the demilitarization of Gaza in order to end any future threats against the Jewish state. continue...
Thursday, August 7, 2014
Here We Go Again, and This Time Against a More Energized Hamas
It's late at night and I've had a long day. I just checked the news and can't say I'm surprised by this Arutz 7 headline:
Nu, are you surprised? I'm not!