Liberman: Gaza operation should end with IDF controlling all of Gaza
ByJPOST.COM STAFF
15 July 2014 16:24

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman said Tuesday that Israel should "go all the way in Gaza," meaning it should reoccupy the territory.

Speaking during a Knesset press conference, Liberman said that Operation Protective Edge "should end with the IDF controlling all of Gaza."



The foreign minister said that such a move was the only way of properly dealing with Hamas and Islamic Jihad terror.

He said that even had Tuesday's short-lived ceasefire succeeded in holding, it would only constitute a break until the next round of fighting. Such a break would allow Hamas to create more rockets and develop more tunnels for carrying out terror attacks, Liberman said.

Share this article via
from around the web
Related Content
Woman weeping.
01 March 2014
New Worlds: Tell the whole truth

By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH

Top Stories
Israel Weather
  • 5 - 18
    Beer Sheva
    9 - 18
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 6 - 14
    Jerusalem
    9 - 17
    Haifa
  • 12 - 21
    Elat
    9 - 19
    Tiberias