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Netanyahu warns Israel to prepare
for long Gaza conflict, as
at least 10 more are killed

Washington Post, by William Booth*

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 7/28/2014 10:04:00 PM

JERUSALEM — Israel will press its air and ground offensive in the Gaza Strip, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday, preparing his country for a longer and bloodier campaign and dashing hopes that the three-week-old conflict would end soon. Rebuffing appeals from President Obama, the United Nations and others for an immediate cease-fire, Netanyahu said in a televised address, “We will not finish the mission, we will not finish the operation, without neutralizing the tunnels” through which Hamas fighters have sought to infiltrate Israel. The tunnels, he said, “have the sole purpose of destroying our citizens, killing our children.”

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Reply 1 - Posted by: ruready?, 7/28/2014 10:10:29 PM     (No. 9943934)

I hope that ISIS delays their movement south until after the 2017 election. Doubtful.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: old dinasaur, 7/28/2014 10:20:49 PM     (No. 9943942)

So Nobama is concerned about an American held by Israelis for protesting but he does nor says anything about an American military man held in Mexico without cause. What a man?

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